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Kenya Airways, the East African country's national carrier, ran into severe head winds last week reporting a record loss. The finance minister now says the airline may need a half a billion dollar bailout.
Rifts in Burundi's oppostion have deepened since President Nkurunziza secured his controversial third term in office. Great political skill is urgently needed to master the crisis, writes Domitille Kiramvu.
Zimbabwean authorities have suspended the hunting of lions, leopards and elephants in the Hwange area following the outrage over the death of Cecil the lion.
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