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NIGERIA ELECTION/BUHARI: Defeated Nigerian presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari is continuing to dispute the validity of the vote, while urging calm following deadly riots in the north.
NIGERIA ELECTION: The Red Cross says post-election violence in northern Nigeria has injured 410 people and displaced some 40,000 others.
ETHIOPIA/ERITREA: Hundreds of Eritrean exiles rallied in neighboring Ethiopia Wednesday to demand the ouster of what they call Eritrea's repressive government.
AFRICA HIV PILL: Medical researchers are shutting down a trial for a pill designed to prevent HIV infections in African women because the pill was not effective.
OECD GOVERNMENT CORRPUTION: A new report says governments around the world are failing to crack down on business-related bribery and corruption.
SOMALIA PIRACY: The government of the Seychelles says the island nation's coast guard has rescued four local fishermen whose vessel was hijacked Tuesday by Somali pirates in the Indian Ocean.
IVORY COAST VIOLENCE: New fighting erupted in Abidjan Wednesday as forces of Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara attacked fighters loyal to deposed leader Laurent Gbagbo.
EU MOZAMBIQUE AVIATION: A Mozambican airline says it will continue flying to Portugal despite a European ban on air carriers from the African country.
WESTERN SAHARA: The pro-independence movement of Western Sahara has expressed disappointment that a new U.N. draft resolution on the territory is not strong enough on human rights.
UN/RWANDA/SECURITY: United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed a Rwandan woman to a newly created post overseeing U.N. security.