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Counting under way in Burundi vote on extending president's rule

President Pierre Nkurunziza wants 'yes' votes in a referendum to potentially extend his reign until 2034.

Pierre Nkurunziza

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DR Congo Ebola outbreak spreads to city, says WHO

The outbreak has reached the city of Mbandaka, about 150km from where it was first reported, according to WHO.

DR Congo Ebola

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Burundi votes on referendum that could extend president's term

If approved the constitutional changes could see President Nkurunziza stay in power until 2034.

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Burundi prepares for referendum on presidential terms

President Pierre Nkurunziza seeking constitutional change potentially allowing him to remain in power until 2034.

Burundi

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Morocco accuses Algeria of supporting Iran in Western Sahara feud

Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita says Algeria provided 'operational support' to Iran but expressed desire for dialogue.

Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita

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'Real carnage': Dozens killed in attack on Burundi border village

Armed group crossing from DRC 'shot and burned' Buruni villagers, killing at least 26 and wounding seven, says official.

The Ruhagarika attack

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WHO planning for 'worst case scenario' over DRC Ebola outbreak

At least 32 'suspected, probable and confirmed' Ebola cases have been registered in the DRC since April, WHO says.

Ebola

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UNICEF: 400,000 children on 'verge' of death in the DRC

The UN's children's agency calls for $88m of aid to address the ongoing crisis in Congo's Kasai region.

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Search for survivors after deadly Kenya dam collapse

Kenya's public prosecutor orders investigation after a commercial dam burst killed 50 people in Rift Valley.

Rift Valley

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One dead from Ebola, 11 others infected, DRC confirms

Health minister confirms first death from Ebola outbreak in northwestern Democratic Republic of Congo.

Ebola

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Ibrahima Kassory Fofana, former minister and loyalist of President Conde, appointed to form new government.

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