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Gabon presidential guard 'bombed Jean Ping's party HQ'

Gabon's opposition leader Jean Ping has told the BBC a presidential guard helicopter bombed his headquarters and killed two people.

SpaceX rocket explodes at Cape Canaveral ahead of launch

A rocket operated by the aerospace company SpaceX has exploded on the launch pad at Cape Canaveral where it was…

US election: Obama tells Democrats to be scared of Trump

Democrats should be "running scared" at the challenge posed by Donald Trump, President Obama has said.

It is premature to declare victory over Boko Haram - Nigerian minister

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari's government often flaunts its successes in the fight against militant Islamist group Boko Haram.

Libya helicopter crash kills French troops

Three French soldiers have died in Libya after their helicopter was shot down, President Francois Hollande says. The soldiers were…

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