Nigerian army frees 566 people held by Islamist group Boko Haram Desmond Tutu 'readmitted to hospital' Al Shabaab attacks Somali town near Kenyan border, kill seven troops South Sudan dismisses U.S. group corruption allegations, says threatens peace UN says one million refugees have fled South Sudan New video shows pro-IS cleric Abdulkadir Mumin and his fighters celebrating Eid somewhere in northeastern SomaliaAl-Shabab 'capture' key town from Somali govt forces: residents Somalia army outside Elwak town in Gedo region is under attack. Heavy gunfire and explosions heard - Witness #Somalia Kenya alarmed by youngsters' high HIV rate, 10-24 age group accounting for 46% of new cases Dirty diesel from European companies fuels pollution in Africa – in pictures Satellite imagery of the Turkish military base in Somalia - Turkey First photos that show Turkey military base in Somalia. NIGER: Clash with Boko Haram in Niger kills five soldiers, 30 militantsTwo civilian people were killed in roadside bomb explosion in Kismayo town - ResidentsAt least 1 soldier dead and 3 other civilians wounded after govt troops exchanged deadly gunfire in Mogadishu - Witness South Africa bans U.S. pastor over anti-gay views Kenya, Mombasa: ISIS Amaq claims attack against police station Zimbabwean police announce fresh ban on protests in capital HarareZimbabwean VP woos investment from China, major funder of infrastructure projects there At least 13 people were killed in the earthquake in TanzaniaThree women killed staging 'terror' attack on Kenya police station Mombasa 5 fighters, inc. 3 women, stormed Mombasa Central Police Station Kenya. All killed in foiled attack Earthquake in Tanzania: at least 13 dead Gunfire reported near a police station in Mombasa, Kenya, 3 women thought to be suicide bombers are killed Death Toll From Earthquake In Tanzania Rises To 11, At Least 192 People Injured - Police .@igadsecretariat leaders welcome to Mogadishu without other people. All roads are closed. No Eid celebrations. Kenya says it's doing all it can to convince Somalia to lift suspension of khat flights. Govt spokesman says President getting involvedCalls for open world economy at G20summit bode well for continued growth in Africa HMCSCharlottetown conducted a cooperative boarding during a NATO patrol in the Mediterranean Sea Explosion targeted Kenyan troops near Somali-Kenya border casualties unknown - local media

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17 September 2016
Nigerian army frees 566 people held by Islamist group Boko Haram
Desmond Tutu 'readmitted to hospital'
UN says one million refugees have fled South Sudan
New video shows pro-IS cleric Abdulkadir Mumin and his fighters celebrating Eid somewhere in northeastern Somalia
Kenya alarmed by youngsters' high HIV rate, 10-24 age group accounting for 46% of new cases
Satellite imagery of the Turkish military base in Somalia - Turkey
First photos that show Turkey military base in Somalia.
Kenya, Mombasa: ISIS Amaq claims attack against police station
Zimbabwean VP woos investment from China, major funder of infrastructure projects there
Three women killed staging 'terror' attack on Kenya police station Mombasa
5 fighters, inc. 3 women, stormed Mombasa Central Police Station Kenya. All killed in foiled attack
Earthquake in Tanzania: at least 13 dead
.@igadsecretariat leaders welcome to Mogadishu without other people. All roads are closed. No Eid celebrations.
Calls for open world economy at G20summit bode well for continued growth in Africa
HMCSCharlottetown conducted a cooperative boarding during a NATO patrol in the Mediterranean Sea