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Raila Odinga : I will make Uhuru Kenyatta a one-term head of state.

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

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Suspect in Istanbul nightclub killings claims he received order from IS: Media.

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

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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 ...
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 ...
Somalia: New Report Details Troubling Violations Against Children.
- Jan 18, 2017
New York – In a new report on the impact of armed conflict on children in Somalia, the UN Secretary-General describes how grave violations against boys and girls were committed ...
Ten things Barack Obama will be remembered for.
- Jan 18, 2017
WASHINGTON, As Barack Obama prepares to leave office on January 20, here are 10 things his presidency may be remembered for: MAKING HISTORY If historians were to write only one thing about Barack ...
Two Ivory Coast soldiers killed as mutiny protests return.
- Jan 18, 2017
YAMOUSSOUKRO, Two mutinous soldiers were killed in Ivory Coast's administrative capital Tuesday, as troops staged protests in several cities, firing shots in the air and terrifying residents. The soldiers' deaths in Yamoussoukro ...
AMISOM seeks 9,000 more peacekeepers in Somalia
- Jan 17, 2017
The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has asked member states for at least 9 000 more troops to enhance peacekeeping and stabilisation operations as well as intensifying the fight ...
Paying for AMISOM: Are Politics and Bureaucracy Undermining the AU’s Largest Peace Operation?
- Jan 16, 2017
How a peace operation is financed is always an important issue. But money matters for the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) have recently become highly politicized. This is in large ...
Trump’s team to move White House press room to create space for journalists.
- Jan 16, 2017
President-elect Donald Trump's team could move the White House press briefing room from the West Wing to another location that accommodates more media from around the country and the world, ...
4 Al-Shabaab militants killed in southwest Somalia.
- Jan 16, 2017
A joint military operation of the Somali National Army and African Union forces AMISOM has felled at least four militants from the Somali-based militant group Al-Shabaab in the country's southwest ...
Gambia’s president-elect in Senegal ‘until his inauguration’.
- Jan 16, 2017
DAKAR, The Gambia's president-elect Adama Barrow landed in neighbouring Senegal Sunday where he will remain until his planned inauguration this week, Senegalese sources said, following an agreement with west African ...
Mali urges Gambia’s leader to step down to avoid ‘bloodbath’.
- Jan 16, 2017
BAMAKO, Mali's president called Saturday for Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh to step down and avoid an unnecessary "bloodbath" by clinging to power and forcing a potential military intervention. The Gambia's political ...
Kenya lost 173 soldiers in terror attack on KDF base in Somalia, survivor says.
- Jan 16, 2017
A modest meal of rice, mashed potatoes, beans and beef was served for lunch yesterday at the low-key first memorial for the Kenyan soldiers killed when terrorists attacked a KDF ...
Trump: Why haven’t we defeated Al Shabab?
- Jan 15, 2017
Pointed questions raised by US president-elect Donald Trump’s transition team about America’s relations with Kenya and Africa have raised concern about how Africa will relate with the new administration. Mr Trump’s ...

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