Ofeibea Quist-Arcton Ofeibea Quist-Arcton is an award-winning broadcaster from Ghana and is NPR's Africa Correspondent.
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Sunday

Desmond Tutu smiles after he became Anglican archbishop of Cape Town in 1986. His wife, Leah, is at his side. David Turnley/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images hide caption

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Desmond Tutu, an icon who helped end apartheid in South Africa, dies at 90

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Friday

Monday

ANC Retains A Slim Majority In South Africa's Parliament

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Wednesday

South Africans Begin Voting In Election To Decide President, Parliament

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Tuesday

26 Million South Africans Are Eligible To Vote In Wednesday's Election

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Sunday

South Africa Elections: Will The Governing African National Congress Hold Power?

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Sunday

Friday

Yellow Vest Protesters Still Waiting For France's President To Respond To Demands

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Thursday

After 7 Years Inside Ecuador's Embassy In London, Julian Assange Was Arrested

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Assange Is Arrested After Being Evicted From Ecuadorean Embassy

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WikiLeaks Co-Founder Julian Assange Arrested In London

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Wednesday

Search and rescue workers are trying to pull a girl out from under piles of concrete rubble after the collapse of a three-story building in Lagos Island, Nigeria, on Wednesday. Vanessa Ade/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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Some Schoolchildren Reported Dead After Building Collapses In Lagos, Nigeria

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Wednesday

Nigerians Re-Elect Muhammadu Buhari As President

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Saturday

Officials count votes at a polling station in southern Nigeria during the country's election, which came a week later than expected. YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A Week Late, Nigeria's Election Unfolds

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Nigerians Vote After Delay

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Friday

Nigerians To Vote In Elections Saturday, After A Week-Long Delay

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Tuesday

Threats Of 'Jungle Justice' Surface Ahead Of Nigeria's Elections

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Saturday

Friday

Top Presidential Candidates In Nigeria Are In Their 70s, Despite Young Population

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2 Candidates Lead Field Of More Than 70 In Nigerian Presidential Election

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Friday

African Leaders Want Congo To Delay Declaring Final Results Of Presidential Election

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