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Pessimism over Mugabe's SADC and future AU roles

Photo©ReutersZimbabwe's veteran ruler, President Robert Mugabe this week assumes the role of Southern African Development Community (SADC) chairman amid grumblings from his local rivals that his leadership will be a burden to the country and the region. He 

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Culture, the albatross perpetuating stunting and malnutrition

Malagasy children eat at the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) school feeding initiative in Antananarivo, October 28, 2013. The WFP, in collaboration with partners, provide food assistance to poor children to support their access to education. Photo©ReutersFood, despite being the greatest opportunity for a healthy lifestyle, could become the greatest threat and cause of death, particularly across Africa.

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The survival of Obama's legacy for Africa

Barack Obama. Photo©ReutersThe test of President Barack Obama's Africa policies will be if they survive after the next US president takes over in 2017.

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Urbanisation: A roof over their heads

Companies are rolling out new options to meet the demand for affordable housing.

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Preparing for Africa's Young Future

File Photo© ReutersThe United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef) has asked African leaders to invest in health, education and protection of youths in order to take advantage of projected demographic shifts in the continent.

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CAR: Religion drives political unity

Catherine Samba-Panza, CAR's interim president has appointed a new Prime Minister. Photo©ReutersThe Central African Republic has named its first Muslim prime minister as part of an effort to end more than a year of religious violence, and create a sense of national unity.

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