26 November 2014 Last updated at 08:20

Many dead in twin Nigeria blasts

Two female suicide bombers blow themselves up at a crowded market in the northern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, killing 78 people, hospital staff say.


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Burial workers in the Sierra Leonean city of Kenema dump bodies in public in protest at non-payment of allowances for handling Ebola victims.

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Nigeria has devalued the naira, saying a drop in oil prices has been making it hard to defend its currency.

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