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How a preacher sent gunmen into Burkina Faso's schools Tuesday, 12 Nov 2019

FAUBE, Burkina Faso (Reuters) - When an Islamist preacher took up the fight in Burkina Faso's northern borderlands almost a decade ago, his only weapon was a radio station. The words he spoke kindled the anger of a frustrated population, and helped turn their homes into a breeding ground for jihad.  Full Article

Guinea president replaces security minister following deadly protests Tuesday, 12 Nov 2019 

CONAKRY (Reuters) - Guinea President Alpha Conde announced on Monday that he was replacing his security minister following deadly protests against suspected efforts by Conde to extend his mandate.  Full Article  

Two die during heavy rains in South Africa Tuesday, 12 Nov 2019 

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Two people have died amid downpours in an eastern province of South Africa brought down their house, a few months after many were killed in another torrential rain.  Full Article  

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