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News from the Global South


South Africa's President Zuma 'must repay $500,000 in public funds'
South Africa's treasury recommends President Jacob Zuma pay back $509,000 to the government for upgrades made to his private home.

Kenya pupils burn dormitories 'over Euro match ban'
Kenyan authorities are investigating if pupils who set fire to their dormitories did so after being told they could not watch a Euro 2016 TV match.

African Union troops in Somalia not paid for six months
The allowances for African troops fighting al-Qaeda-linked militants in Somalia have not been paid for at least six months, the BBC learns.

Colombia army helicopter crashes in Caldas, killing 17
The Colombian army says 17 members of the security forces were killed when one of its helicopters crashed in central Caldas province.

Former Chile officer found liable for Victor Jara death
A Florida court finds a former officer in the Chilean army liable for the murder of the folk singer and activist Victor Jara under Pinochet.