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Africa News in Brief: April 24-30 edition

| April 25, 2013

• South African police brutality at record levels, justice group finds
• FBI break up plot to grab West African minerals in corruption bust
• Namibian ‘children of the liberation struggle’ confront ruling party
• Ex-president’s son unable to explain $1 billion in assets

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Africa News in Brief: April 17-23 edition

| April 17, 2013

• Few South African tears for departed ‘Iron Lady’
• Angola evicts poor from ‘millionaires’ row’
• First novel wins high praise for young Nigerian writer.
• Kenyatta’s victor speech penned by Duke University student

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Africa News in Brief from April 3-9 edition

| April 5, 2013

Campaign to free Cameroonian poet launched in U.S.
Central African Republic chief flees to Cameroon, coupsters settle in
Obama calls African leaders to White House confab

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Africa News in Brief from March 20-26 edition

| March 20, 2013

Western opposition to Kenyatta gave him edge
New film from Senegal captures top prize at Panafrican fest
No more easy African pickings for UK-Australian firm
Mali media go dark in government crackdown

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