Gunfire and explosions heard in Burundi's capital on the eve of disputed presidential polls. Grenade attack just now on Rue du Commerce Bujumbura BurundiSix dead in blast outside Damaturu, NE Nigeria: police, witness Al Qaeda affiliated militants kill 11 Algerian soldiers in Algeria Angola requests bids for 10 onshore oil blocks AfricaFour Italians kidnapped in LibyaUganda sending combat helicopters to Somalia battle Burundi government halts talks with opposition ahead of vote Nine soldiers killed in al Qaeda attackNigerien army kills 31 Boko Haram members over past week Niger traffickers: “We help the poor reach places of opportunity...That’s the new tourism.” 10-year-old suicide bomber kills 9 at Muslim prayers in Nigeria Blasts kill at least five at Muslim prayers in northeastern Nigeria news Six Muslim Brotherhood supporters killed in clashes in CairoTwo dead in 'double blast' in northeast NigeriaA drone strike may have killed the suspected mastermind of this spring's Kenya university attackUS airstrike targeted senior Alshababab commander in Somalia's Gedo region At least 30 dead in triple Islamist attack in BornoBoko Haram raids Damasak, another village in Nigeria's Borno stateLiberia confirms 2nd Ebola death in resurgent outbreakTunisia train collision injures 49Dozens killed in Boko Haram raids on NE Nigeria villagesSuspected Shabab kill five in Kenya bomb attack3 leaders of Qaeda-linked Tunisia group killedFive killed in gang shoot-out in Nigeria's Port HarcourtAt least 10 killed as twin suicide bombings rock crowded market in Northern CameroonISIS claims responsible for Ndjamena, Chad market suicide attack that killed at least 15Blast kills at least 10 in Chad market: witnessesHeavy explosions followed by gunfire rock Mogadishu hotels as people sat down to break their fastSeveral mortar shells land in & around the AMISOM base in Mogadishu stadium. Explosions can still be heard. Somalia

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20 July 2015
Grenade attack just now on Rue du Commerce Bujumbura Burundi
Al Qaeda affiliated militants kill 11 Algerian soldiers in Algeria
Niger traffickers: “We help the poor reach places of opportunity...That’s the new tourism.”