Aljazeera.comSuspected al-Shabab attackers behead 3 in Kenya's LamuAljazeera.comSuspected members of Somalia's al-Shabab armed group beheaded at least three men in an attack on a Kenyan village. "They were slaughtered. Their heads were cut off from the rest of their bodies," a police source told Reuters news agency, asking not to ...Officials say extremist group beheads 3 pe
Eyewitness NewsKenya opposition to file petition against presidential voteWashington PostNAIROBI, Kenya— Hundreds of supporters of Kenya's opposition coalition have gathered around the Supreme Court building where lawyers are expected to file a petition contesting President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election. Riot police have been chasing the ...Kenya's opposition has until midnight t
Aljazeera.comWeek in pictures: From Kenya protest to alt-right rallyAljazeera.comWeek in pictures: From Kenya protest to alt-right rally. A photo round-up of some of last week's key events, including Sierra Leone mudslide and a fire in the Philippines. 18 Aug 2017 12:20 GMT | Human Rights, Politics, Interactive, Humanitarian crises ...
Premium TimesEthiopia unveils plan to lift 7.9 million people from povertyPremium TimesEthiopia says the Nile Dam project poses no threat to Egypt water supply. The Ethiopian Government said it would not halt the on-going Renaissance Dam Project on the disputed Nile river "for a single second" due to pressure and war threats from Egypt.Sudan's Bashir aims to ease Egypt concerns over
Al-ArabiyaA view from the 1950's into Sudan's leading women's activistAl-ArabiyaThe women's movement in Sudan first came to prominence in 1949 leading to the formation of the Union of Sudanese Women in 1952. The late Fatima Ahmed Ibrahim, a socialist leader and activist, was one of the key members involved in the formation of the ...
Wairarapa Times AgeFarmer finds inspiration in Ethiopia - Times AgeWairarapa Times AgeExploring rural Ethiopia has given Mauriceville's Alan Stuart tips on how he can farm when the region's predicted climate change effects kick in. A recent NIWA ...and more »
Voice of AmericaSouth African Marks Year in Detention in South SudanVoice of AmericaThe family of a retired South African colonel arrested for unclear reasons in South Sudan one year ago is calling for his release. Authorities took retired Colonel William Endley into custody in Juba, the capital, on August 18, 2016. According to his ...
OkayafricaKenya Dominated At The World Athletics Championships and Now It Wants to Host the 2023 GamesOkayafricaKenya was the most successful African country at this year's World Athletics Championships in London. Kenyan athletes racked in 11 medals total—five gold, two silver, and four bronze—coming in second place overall in the event, reports Konbini.
Citizen TV (press release)Deepening Drought Hits Ethiopia Herders as Millions Go HungryCitizen TV (press release)Livestock are dying in parts of Ethiopia that are overwhelmingly reliant on their milk as deepening drought pushes up the number of districts in need of life-saving aid by 19 percent, according to a report released on Thursday. At least 8.5 million ...and more »
Aljazeera.comHow Kenya became the latest victim of 'fake news'Aljazeera.comIt has been a little more than a week since Kenyans took to the ballot to elect their representatives and leaders for the next five years. On Friday evening, the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission declared President Uhuru Kenyatta the ...Kenya Opposition Leader Says He'll Expose Election FraudNew Yo