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2012-01-29 20:20:09 Benin President New Chair of African Union AIM (Maputo)-The Assembly of heads of state and government of the African Union (AU) on Sunday elected the President of Benin, Boni Yayi, as the new chairperson of the AU.

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Sunday, 02-07-16, 11:16Chad Ratifies Protocol On African Human Rights Court[Nation] Chad has deposited its instrument of ratification of the protocol on the establishment of the African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights, bringing the number of countries to have ratified it to 30.
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Sunday, 02-07-16, 10:30Cracking Problem of Shortage of Highly Specialised Doctors[The Conversation Africa] It is well known that South Africa doesn't have enough doctors. What is less well known is that it is not producing enough medical sub-specialists in fields such as fertility and cardiology, among others.
Sunday, 02-07-16, 7:24Mugabe Faces Fitness Probe[Zimbabwe Standard] A United Kingdom-based Zimbabwean lawyer, Tinomudaishe Chinyoka on Friday filed a Constitutional Court application seeking an interdict to have Parliament investigate whether President Robert Mugabe is still mentally and physically fit to hold office.

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