Nigerian shia leader returns home after refusing medical treatment abroad
Zimbabwe police beat opposition protesters as march called off; Inside an Ethiopian prison notorious for torture; The annual Nigerian pilgrimage celebrating a river goddess, Osun.
A TB treatment breakthrough?
Scientists in South Africa say they've made a major breakthrough in treatment for a lethal strain of TB; As shops owned by foreign nationals are looted yet again in South Africa, we ask the police what they're doing to stop it; And in Nigeria's city within a city.
Psychological support offered to survivors of fuel tanker explosion in Morogoro, Tanzania
Tanzanian government sends psychologists to Morogoro; Indian Shias offer to pay Zakzaky's medical bills; The dark truth behind the drop in migrants crossing the Mediterranean
New Ebola treatment cures over 90% of infections
After researching the Ebola virus for over fifty years, Dr Jean Jacque Muyembe and his team have announced a new cure that has proved effective in curing 90% of Ebola patients when symptoms are reported early.
Married Tanzanian men should register their names in an online database that women can search. A proposal from Dar es Salaam's regional commissioner Paul Makonda.
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Libyan fighters break Eid truce
Third day of national mourning in Tanzania after fuel tanker explosion; Life for African migrants on the Greek island of Samos; Nigerian blogger Linda Ikeji on business acumen.