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South Africa: Mandela discharged from hospital

09/01/2013 3:18am
South Africa's president says Nelson Mandela has been discharged from the hospital in the capital, Pretoria.

Charges dropped against ex-Sierra Leone bank head

09/01/2013 7:30am
The former managing director of a government-owned bank in Sierra Leone has been cleared of fraud accusations.

Congo opposition parties to boycott unity event

09/01/2013 9:43am
The leaders of three opposition parties in Congo say they will boycott upcoming talks this week that are aimed at national reconciliation.

Opposition: Ethiopia police block rally, beat some

09/01/2013 10:44am
An opposition leader in Ethiopia says police have prevented his group from staging a rally to demand the release of jailed activists.

Senegal's president removes prime minister

09/01/2013 12:02pm
Senegal's president has removed his prime minister of about a year and a half and replaced him with the country's justice minister.