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NIGERIA/ABUJA BOMBING: Police in Nigeria say they are no longer sure if an attack last week on police headquarters in Abuja was a suicide bombing. Police said soon after the June 16 bombing that it was a suicide attack believed to have been carried out by the Islamist radical group Boko Haram
OBAMA/VOA INTERVIEW: President Barack Obama has discussed the current situation in Afghanistan in an interview with Voice of America Senior Correspondent André de Nesnera.
SENEGAL/POLITICS: Senegalese police have fired tear gas on marchers in Dakar protesting proposed changes to election laws that opponents say would make it easier for the president to be re-elected.
SENEGAL VOTE: Opposition demonstrators and riot police gather outside Senegal's National Assembly, ahead of a vote to change the constitution to lower the percentage of votes a presidential candidate needs to avoid a second-round run-off. President Abdoulaye Wade is running for re-election in February.
US/AFRICA/OBAMA: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama meets Nobel Peace Prize laureate Desmond Tutu Thursday as she wraps up her visit to South Africa.
SUDAN/UN: The United Nations Mission in Sudan says Sudanese troops have arrested six staff members who were being evacuated from a volatile north-south border state.
SOMALIA POLITICS: Somalia's acting Prime Minister Abdiweli Mohamed Ali has been named the country's prime minister by President Sheikh Sharif Ahmed.
OBAMA/SOUTH AFRICA: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama is in Cape Town on the final leg of her South African visit.
ZIMBABWE: Zimbabwe's mining minister says he will no longer discuss whether his country can sell its diamonds, as international meetings on conflict diamonds continue this week.
IVORY COAST: International Criminal Court prosecutors will seek permission to investigate possible war crimes in Ivory Coast.