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Over 90 arrested in protest against Trump’s swearing-in.

Police officers have arrested more than 90 people during protests in Washington, DC ahead of the inaugural parade of President Donald Trump on Friday. According

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Actors, mayors rally at anti-Trump demonstration on inauguration eve.

NEW YORK: Actors Robert De Niro, Sally Field and Mark Ruffalo joined hundreds of other people outside a US President Donald Trump building on Thursday

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President Uhuru Kenyatta bans maize exports.
- Jan 21, 2017
President Uhuru Kenyatta has banned maize exports until the ravaging drought ends. The President also ordered the arrest of unscrupulous traders hoarding maize to make “abnormal” profits. Addressing a rally in Isiolo ...
Gambia Army chief abandons Jammeh.
- Jan 21, 2017
BANJUL: The Gambian Army chief on Friday abandoned embattled longtime leader Yahya Jammeh, saying his forces would not fight against a military operation to remove him, as regional leaders led ...
U.S. military jets bomb Al shabaab camp near Afgoye
- Jan 20, 2017
Reports reaching us from Afgoye town in Lower Shabelle region indicate that fighter jets believed to be belonging to United State military carried out an airstrike on Al shabaab base. Multiple ...
UPDF vows revenge for Al-Shabaab killing of Ugandan soldier
- Jan 20, 2017
The army yesterday warned that al-Shabaab insurgents will pay for “inhumanly” executing a Ugandan soldier whom they captured in August 2015. The outgoing army spokesperson, Lt Col Paddy Ankuda, said al-Shabaab ...
AFCON Soccer Fever Sweeps South Africa
- Jan 20, 2017
Johannesburg’s inner city Yeoville area is one of the centers of South Africa’s massive African immigrant population. Here you’ll find people from Senegal to Somalia, Mali to Mozambique, and many ...
Burundian peacekeepers serving in Somalia to get salary arrears: AU official
- Jan 20, 2017
Burundian soldiers of the African Mission in Somalia are to get their salaries after spending almost 12 months without payment, a senior African Union official said here Thursday while concluding ...
Syria against Saudi Arabia, Qatar taking part at Astana talks.
- Jan 19, 2017
BEIRUT: The participation of Saudi Arabia and Qatar in Syria talks will be discussed once they stop backing militancy, Syria’s deputy foreign minister was quoted as saying on Wednesday, appearing ...
Raila Odinga : I will make Uhuru Kenyatta a one-term head of state.
- Jan 19, 2017
CORD leader Raila Odinga has said the Opposition is determined to make Uhuru Kenyatta a one-term president. Raila said the President should prepare to go home in August because the Opposition ...
Suspect in Istanbul nightclub killings claims he received order from IS: Media.
- Jan 19, 2017
ISTANBUL, Wednesday, The man suspected of killing 39 people at an Istanbul nightclub on New Year’s Eve has claimed he received the order to attack from Islamic State jihadists in Syria, ...
Suicide attack on pro-government militia camp in Mali kills 50 fighters.
- Jan 19, 2017
GAO, A suicide bombing targeting militia groups committed to restoring peace in Mali left nearly 50 people dead Wednesday and struck a fresh blow at long-running efforts to stabilise the troubled ...
Yahya Jammeh: Devout and erratic leader of Gambia.
- Jan 19, 2017
BANJUL, Gambian President Yahya Jammeh, who is facing possible military intervention to force him to step down, seized power in a 1994 coup and clung to office for 22 years with ...
Senior AU official begins visit in Burundi.
- Jan 19, 2017
Thursday January 19, 2017,The Commissioner for Peace and Security for the African Union, Smail Chergui, Wednesday afternoon started a two-day visit in Burundi amidst the east African country's threat to ...
Top al-shabaab commander captured alive in Puntland. Official.
- Jan 19, 2017
Puntland regional officials in the north of the Somalia said Thursday that senior al-shabaab commander was arrested somewhere in that region, KNN reports. The captured al-shabaab member was said to be ...
Djibouti finalising deal for Saudi Arabian military base
- Jan 19, 2017
Djibouti, a Muslim nation that is strategically located on the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden, already hosts US and French military facilities. The first Chinese base outside of ...
Aid agencies seek funds to help hungry Somalis
- Jan 19, 2017
The agencies that also launched the 2017 Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP) for Somalia called on the international community to timely support humanitarian operations and meet urgent humanitarian needs in Somalia. UN ...
Ghana to deploy 205 combat troops to force Yahya Jammeh out.
- Jan 19, 2017
Ghana is sending 205 combat troops to Gambia for the regional mission aiming to deploy if President Yahya Jammeh does not step aside when his mandate ends at midnight, President ...
We want real justice,warns mother of teenage Somali gang-raped by six youths.
- Jan 19, 2017
Two teenage girls gang-raped by a group of six youths armed with knives in Galdogob district in central Somalia's Mudug region are being treated in Dhaga’ade hospital in Galkayo town. A ...
Turkey: Istanbul nightclub attacker confessed after capture.
- Jan 18, 2017
ISTANBUL -- The accused perpetrator of a New Year's nightclub attack in Istanbul has confessed and his fingerprints are a match, Turkish authorities said Tuesday. They identified him as an ...

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