Africa News Headlines for 9 February 2015

Why Were Nigeria’s Presidential Elections Postponed? Source: Africa in Transition Homosexuals in Tanzania excluded from HIV prevention efforts Source: Medical Xpress Time to decriminalise prostitution Source: Cape Times/IOL Electricity: Africa’s Newest Cash Cow Source: Ventures Africa Rwanda in biggest solar park venture Source: East African Business Week France: Nigeria is Investors’ Unavoidable Destination Source: This …

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Africa News Headlines for 28 January 2015

Are 60% of sex workers in South Africa HIV-positive? Source: The South African AFRICOM Commander Wants Full Counterinsurgency Plan for Boko Haram Source: Defense One Data Providers Need To Step Up To Africa’s Internet Demand Source: Ventures Africa China defends aid role in Africa Source: Business Recorder African students show progress Source: The Whig Are …

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Africa News Headlines for 14 January 2015

Tanzania bans witch doctors to curb albino killings but ‘ghost’ persecution continues in Africa Source: International Business Times Study estimates 153,000 sex workers active in South Africa Source: Health-e Why Dumping Local Diet For Foreign Cuisine Is Dangerous For Africa Source: Ventures Africa How slow is South Africa’s internet speed, as per world rankings? Source: …

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Africa News Headlines for 30 December 2014

Failed coup attempt reported against Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh Source: Los Angeles Times Egyptian TV Presenter Says Morocco and Africa ‘Are Land of Sorcery’ Source: Morocco World News Australian Toddler Flown By Father To Africa To Undergo Clitoral Circumcision Source: Inquisitr Police probe commercial sex ring in Zanzibar Source: Daily News Child’s encounter with a …

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Africa News Headlines for 29 December 2014

Many Nigerians brave suicide Bombers to attend Christmas Mass Source: Vatican Radio Many real people in Africa didn’t know it was Christmas, and will miss the New Year party Source: Mail & Guardian Business booms for ladies of the night on Christmas Source: Swazi Observer Censorship and courage: Looking back at Africa’s most controversial art …

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