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Is Facebook undermining democracy in Africa?
Critics say the social media giant has allowed its platform to be weaponised during elections on the continent.

Ugandan capital Kampala bans street children donations
Kampala's mayor says a new law will curb the commercial and sexual exploitation of children.

Africa's top shots: 17-23 May 2019
A selection of photos from across Africa this week.

Botswana lifts ban on elephant hunting
The government cites a growing conflict between humans and the animals, which at times destroy crops.

Wreck of 'last US slave ship' found
The wreck of the Clotilda, which smuggled slaves to the US, is found after a year-long search.

Gabon name French coach Patrice Neveu
Frenchman Patrice Neveu is appointed as coach of Gabon to replace Daniel Cousin.

African Cup of Nations: Asamoah Gyan included in Ghana provisional squad
Asamoah Gyan is included in Ghana's provisional squad for the Africa Cup of Nations after reversing his decision to retire from the national team.

Chagos Islands dispute: UN backs end to UK control
In a non-binding vote, the General Assembly demands the UK give the islands back to Mauritius.

Gabon timber scandal: How 300 containers of kevazingo went missing
Gabon's president sacks his vice-president and forestry minister amid a timber-smuggling scandal.

Malawi election: Albino killings, the president’s fake death and five more things
Seven million Malawians are registered for Tuesday's election - here are seven things about the poll.

Zimbabwe's white farmers: Who will pay compensation?
The government is giving some compensation - but not for the land the farmers lost two decades ago.

Binyavanga Wainaina: How to write about Africa - a tribute
BBC Africa staff read extracts from Binyavanga Wainaina's satirical essay in tribute to the late writer.

Fake scouts exploit football dreams in Nigeria
Young Nigerian players are being conned, lured by false promises about their future football careers.

Sudan crisis: Ayman Maw, the rapper who joined the protests
Rapper Ayman Maw joined Sudan's pro-democracy protesters after returning from exile in the US.

'I got death threats. My children got death threats'
When Ugandan MPs tried to introduce life imprisonment and the death penalty for gay sex, a small group of activists spoke out. Victor Mukasa was one of them.

Sierra Leone: What is life like for the prostitutes of Freetown?
Two prostitutes who work on the streets of Freetown, Sierra Leone, tell their stories.

The hidden lives of ‘housegirls’ in Kenya
A charity in Kenya is calling for the introduction of laws to protect domestic workers to ensure their safety.

Local Housing

This is one of the main issues facing local people. The inadequacy of social housing stock continues to be the main concerns of local people. And it is getting worst.

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Drugs And Illegal Substances

Taking illegal drug is always fraught with danger. You don't need me to tell you that - your grand mother will say the same. The high very often tend to perpetual low that you will never get out from. Get advise now before it is too late

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Knife Attacks

Who goes around with a knive as weapon of protection is deluded. It will inevitably be your comeuppance. Just in case you do not understand, it will kill you. There is no justification for carrying a knive excerpt when you are foraging in the jungle.

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Gang Culture

We were all young once - doing things adults will frown upon. This was at school or in the play grounds. But as we grew up, people we wanted to associate with start to shrink in numbers as our brain matured correspondingly and as a result doing the right thing. Pick your friends judiciously.

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Local Parks

From a personal experience - the local park is a refuge for meditation,physical exploration and mental rejuvination. Just go for a slow run and see how you feel afterwards. Physical and mentally rewarding. Don't just take my words for it - it is a scientific fact. Please do try it.

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