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After the fall of Monguno to Boko Haram, Nigeria’s military said it was carrying out airstrikes in a bid to reclaim the northeastern town. The Islamists staged multiple attacks as they seek to extend their control.
US Secretary of State John Kerry urges Nigerian political leaders to accept upcoming election result+++Edgar Lungu sworn in as Zambian president+++Two young Zimbabweans seek court ruling banning under-age marriage.
Vote counting was nearing its end in Zambia on Friday in a tight race between Edgar Lungu of the Patriotic Front (PF) and Hakainde Hichilema of the United Party for National Development (UPND).
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