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Demands for the creation of Biafra state are still heard in south-east Nigeria

Will Scottish referendum encourage Africa's separatists?

Many African countries have secessionist movements, partly because their borders were drawn up by colonial powers in the 19th Century.

Stephen Dhieu Dau, Minister of Petroleum, South Sudan

South Sudan Earned $1.9 Billion From Oil in the Last 12 Months

South Sudan said it earned $1.9 billion from oil sales in the 12 months through May as the country seeks to restore output lost in nearly six months of conflict.