2 March 2015 Last updated at 16:12

Namibia president wins $5m award

Outgoing Namibian President Hifikepunye Pohamba wins the world's most valuable individual award, the Mo Ibrahim prize for African leadership.


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More than 100 South African firefighters are battling wildfires on the mountains around Cape Town.

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