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LIBYA: Libyan anti-Gadhafi forces are drawing closer to Moammar Gadhafi's hometown of Sirte, as they continue to search for the embattled leader after seizing control of the country's capital.
UGANDA/LANDSLIDE: A landslide in eastern Uganda has killed at least 23 people after heavy rains fell on the area.
SOUTH AFRICA/ESCAPEE: South African police say one of the country's most wanted criminals is back in custody, weeks after escaping from a Pretoria courthouse.
SOUTH AFRICA/RHINOS: South Africa's government says it may move to dehorn the country's rhinos to stop a wave of poaching.
CAMEROON PIRATE ATTACK: A Cameroonian ship captain who was kidnapped by pirates Saturday has been freed. Ship passengers say heavily armed men boarded the vessel and demanded protection money from the captain, as well as money and valuables from others on board. It was the most recent in a series of escalating pirate attacks in the Gulf of Guinea.
WEST AFRICA/CHOLERA: Health workers are struggling to deal with cholera outbreaks across West Africa, as rains continue to fall and spread disease. More than 8000 cases have been reported in the region since March.
AU/LIBYA/PING: African Union Commission Chairman Jean Ping has scheduled a news conference to discuss recent events in Libya, including reports of atrocities committed by both sides. Time of news conference uncertain.
ETHIOPIA/DETENTION: An opposition political leader is reported detained.
LIBERIA/VOTE: The chairman of Liberia’s National Elections Commission is expressing concern about the large number of invalid votes in last week’s constitutional referendum. Elections commission chairman James Fromayan also said results from the last two of the country’s 4,457 polling stations will be announced Monday.
KENYA/SUPREME COURT: Judges for Kenya's first ever Supreme Court have taken their oath of office in the country's capital, Nairobi. President Mwai Kibaki and Prime Minister Raila Odinga were among government officials attending Friday's ceremony at the State House.