Niger: At least 25 soldiers killed in Tazalit, Tassara commune, in an attack attributed to jihadists 11 killed, 14 missing in C. Africa Republic violence Tuesday: UNAlShabaab claimed responsibility for attack: 6 dead in Kenya after fighters strike at residential area in Mandera At least six dead in suspected al-Shabab attack in KenyaOn outskirts of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Tuesday rocks were thrown at a van. A US citizen was hit and died, says @USEmbassyAddisAMISOM bombed Faranga village 2KM east of Janale. 4 kids, their mother and grandmother killed, 2 other kids wounded - reportsReports that AMISOM mortar attack kills at least 6 people from 2 different families in Janaale town, SomaliaSouth Africa: Police shoot rubber bullets against Wits studentsPolice clash with students in Johannesburg over tuition fee hikes UN urges Sudan to shed light on chemical weapons allegations Over 5,600 migrants plucked from sea in a single day, nine dead Twine roadside bomb explosions killed at least 1 soldier and wounded 2 others in Burhakaba town in Bay region - Witness Somalia Ethiopia regional government confirms that 52 killed in stampede after protest at religious event. Opposition party in Ethiopia says death toll was at least 50 in a stampede sparked by police action breaking up a protestSeveral dead after police disperse a protest in Ethiopia's Oromia region, triggering a stampede - BBC Massive car bomb in Mogadishu, casualties reported. Somalia Women should undergo virginity tests before enrolling at universities – Egyptian MP Nigeria Central Bank chief’s wife kidnapped, freed AlShabaab Claims Responsibility For Car Bomb Attack At BlueSky Restaurant In MogadishuSuicide bomber kills one person, wounds three in Yemeni port city American sisters in Seychelles died of excess fluid in their lungs, police say Protests hit Tunisia phosphate output again Al-Shabab's serialisation of hostage videos appear to be clear attempt to pressure Kenya and Uganda to withdraw troops from Somalia: AnalystsAl-Shabab media branch to release video of a 3rd POW, a Kenyan soldier; group has already aired videos of KDF and UPDF hostagesSOUTH SUDAN: 100,000 people trapped by fighting around the town of YeiReports that a KDF helicopter crashes in Wajir county with minor injuries. More to followSudan using chemical weapons in Darfur: Rights watchdog Nigeria's ruling party wins key poll amid fraud claims Sudan: these are the atrocities the Bashir government is committing in Darfur, using chemical weapons on childrenSudan: Amnesty recorded chemical attacks by the government on 29 villages in Darfur

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6 October 2016
South Africa: Police shoot rubber bullets against Wits students
Police clash with students in Johannesburg over tuition fee hikes
UN urges Sudan to shed light on chemical weapons allegations
Women should undergo virginity tests before enrolling at universities – Egyptian MP
AlShabaab Claims Responsibility For Car Bomb Attack At BlueSky Restaurant In Mogadishu
American sisters in Seychelles died of excess fluid in their lungs, police say
Protests hit Tunisia phosphate output again
Sudan using chemical weapons in Darfur: Rights watchdog
Nigeria's ruling party wins key poll amid fraud claims
Sudan: these are the atrocities the Bashir government is committing in Darfur, using chemical weapons on children