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Africa Update: Mbeki Resigns Presidential Post

On today's Africa Update: South African President Thabo Mbeki resigns after his own party pressures him to step down. What's next for the country?

Plus, rival political parties in Zimbabwe agree to share power in the new government.

For analysis of these stories and more, NPR's Tony Cox talks with Emira Woods, co-director of Foreign Policy in Focus at the Institute for Policy Studies.


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