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Africa celebrates unity in song

Africa celebrates unity in song, dance

It was a day filled more with song and dance than with speeches as Africans gathered in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Saturday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the African Union (AU) and its forerunner, the Organisation of African Unity (OAU).
'Unprecedented' interest in Africa news

AU celebrates 50th anniversary

The African Union, previously the Organisation of African Unity, marks its 50th anniversary this week with a series of events aimed at building a common identity and sense of belonging among all people on the continent.

Mandela prison anniversary marked

November 7 2012 marks the 50th anniversary of the prison sentence handed down to former president Nelson Mandela for leaving the country illegally and inciting workers to strike.
Liliesleaf: keeping the memory alive


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