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'People are dying' http://bbc.in/2dxHrm0
The lucrative counterfeit drugs trade causes hundreds of thousands of deaths every year. Technology can help fight it, but are big pharma and governments doing enough?
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Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi: The vandal of Timbuktu http://bbc.in/2dxFrub
Ahmad al-Faqi al-Mahdi has pleaded guilty to destroying sacred sites in Timbuktu, Mali, in the first case concerning cultural artefacts at the International Criminal Court (ICC).
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Fifa says anti-racism taskforce had 'completed work' http://bbc.in/2dcKo7w
Fifa defends its decision to scrap an anti-racism taskforce, saying it has completed the work it set out to do.
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Ivorian footballer Aurier gets jail term http://bbc.in/2dcy9rm
Ivory Coast footballer Serge Aurier, who plays for Paris St-Germain, is sentenced to two months in jail for assaulting a police officer.
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Italy's African village http://bbc.in/2dvjDPy
Once heading for the status of ghost town, Riace is now growing as migrants have moved into abandoned homes.
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Lucky to get space here
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South Africa's second-hand toy rental market http://bbc.in/2duNHem
The Smart Toy Club collects, sterilises and rents old toys to new customers.
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Dead or alive? http://bbc.in/2dxIlz8
Abubakar Shekau, leader of Islamist group Boko Haram has once more released a video to reject reports that he had been killed. He has been reported dead five times already.
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Nigerian players understand delays over bonuses http://bbc.in/2dd927S
Nigeria's international players say they understand their federations financial woes and understand they may have to wait for their playing bonuses.
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Soap actor Znah-Bzu Tsegaye flees Ethiopia http://bbc.in/2dcHbVd
Prominent Ethiopian actor Znah-Bzu Tsegaye says that he has has sought asylum in the US after leaving the country about two months ago.
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That was ur intended destination bro. this is no asylum seeking
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Mamelodi Sundowns the unlikeliest of Champs League finalists http://bbc.in/2dvw2mA
Mamelodi Sundowns have become the 'Denmark' of the African Champions League, says coach Pitso Mosimane of their fairytale run to the final.
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Today’s African #proverb: If you kill a frog in a well, you kill the community. An Ateso proverb sent by Olanyo Joseph, Orungo, Uganda

What do you think this proverb means?

Please use the form at the end of this page to send us your African proverb: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-18930368
Nigerian author Chinua Achebe once wrote: "Proverbs are the palm oil with which words are eaten." Send in your wise words.
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Nice... Meaninq the venum affect all
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Nellie the enemy? http://bbc.in/2dbh3Ko
As the Cites conference on endangered species meets in Johannesburg, Matt McGrath travelled to Zambia to hear the voices of people with first-hand experience of conflicts between humans and wildlife.
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