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South Africa’s Jacob Zuma denies being ‘king’ of corruption

Media captionJacob Zuma: I have been vilified South Africa’s former President Jacob Zuma has told a judge-led inquiry that allegations of corruption against him were a “conspiracy” aimed at removing him from the political scene. He was appearing for the first time at the inquiry, which is investigating allegations that …

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Joyce Mvula leads Malawi to victory

Media playback is not supported on this device Netball World Cup 2019: Malawi ‘too strong’ for Northern Ireland Northern Ireland’s hopes of a top-eight finish at the Netball World Cup were dealt a major blow after they were beaten 47-43 by Malawi. After the 51-49 defeat by Zimbabwe, Northern Ireland …

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Kabareh Cheikhats: The all-male musical troupe who dress up as women

A group of men in Morocco have been exploring their femininity at night, paying tribute to the country’s female folk singers. They are challenging gender stereotypes through music and dance, with Kabareh Cheikhat. It comes as a survey carried out by the Arab Barometer for BBC News Arabic indicates that …

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