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Jonathan Goodluck.
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Nigeria in 2014: Terror threats and elections set to test stability of Africa’s rising star

The year ahead will test Nigeria’s political and social fabric

Can Africa sustain its growth.
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Can Africa sustain its growth?

More action is needed to build on recent successes

agricultural revolution.
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Africa’s quiet agricultural revolution

Changes are taking place that could lead to faster agricultural productivity growth in the future, writes the International Food Policy Research Institute’s Margaret McMillan

Gold A glimmer of hope.
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Gold: A glimmer of hope for Sudan's economy

Sudan is pinning its economic hopes on the gold industry as government revenues collapse

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Central African development requires a stronger sub-regional community

Central Africa’s economic community has made little headway on sub-regional integration

Salva Kiir.
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South Sudan “coup” quelled as ethnic tensions rise

An “attempted coup” has been put down but ethnic tensions are rising within the government

Nelson Mandela.
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South Africa grieves as Nelson Mandela passes away

Nelson Mandela, the founding president of democratic South Africa, has died aged 95

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Gabon raises $1.5bn from second eurobond issue

The central African oil producer joins the rush to tap international markets before costs increase

Eskom.
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Eskom chief resigns as South African energy supply flounders

The CEO of Africa's biggest electricity company resigns as blackouts loom for South Africa in 2014

HIV a growing challenge.
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HIV a growing challenge among adolescents in Africa

UNAIDS’s regional director for east and southern Africa discusses how to confront the growing burden of HIV/Aids among young people

GSK's new Africa strategy: Volume for impact

Pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline's vice president for East Africa, Allan Pamba, talks to This Is Africa about the company's outlook on the continent's shifting healthcare needs.

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