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The most serious locust outbreak in 25 years is spreading across East Africa, threatening food supplies
Second Ebola patient dies in Uganda as outbreak crosses the border
Tributes paid to young Irish backpacker who died in Tanzania
Facebook billionaire gives millions of 'no strings attached' cash to poor people
Pandas, curry and poles... DHL was asked to deliver these unusual things last year
Ugandan LGBT activist in Dublin to speak out for those who can't
Ethiopia's long-time ruler Meles Zenawi dies aged 57
146 presumed dead in Tanzania ferry accident
How did a ship manage to slow down all of East Africa's broadband?
World leaders threaten sanctions over Somalia
U2 covers album launched to raise money for Concern
First African woman to win Nobel Peace Prize dies
Somali government bans foreign workers from delivering aid
The week in photos
World Food Programme begins airlifting food to East Africa
Somali refugees moved as camps overflow
First consignment of Irish aid to reach Somalia tomorrow
UN launches urgent appeal for donor help in East Africa
Nearly 800,000 children in Somalia face immediate death
'It is much worse than people realise': Mary Robinson visits Somalia
UN declares famine in parts of Somalia
Mary Robinson in drought stricken Horn of Africa
After two years UN aid delivered to Islamist areas of Somalia
Ireland to give extra €1m in aid to Horn of Africa
"The people here show me the graves of children": East Africa's drought crisis