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Cameroon orders Anglophone region total lockdown for three days

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Do You Know the 68 Things You Cannot Say on China’s Internet?

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Kenyan 2017 Elections: Supreme Court Shames International Election Observers

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40 Million in Modern Slavery and 152 Million in Child Labor Around the World

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Africapitalism, the Rise of the African Corporation and the Changing Face of Philanthropy in Africa

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