However, many are critical of the decision to resume business while so much remains unknown about the atrocity
Kenyans, dismayed at the lavish lifestyles that their politicians and senior officials lead, have rapturously received the Yale-educated economist's appointment
Evans went to Somalia when he was 19 to fight for terror group al-Shabaab
Witnesses say inquiry included random beatings and extrajudicial killings
Amid fierce fighting, the embattled President has returned to reclaim his position. But fears grow that the East African nation could be thrown into fresh turmoil by a 'purely political' coup attempt
Family claim Monson’s death in 2012 was caused by a blow to the head
The massacre by al-Shabaab that left 147 dead at Garissa University seems to have caught the government unawares - despite warnings
Analysts have questioned the effectiveness of a tactic aimed more at keeping the terrorist threat at bay than at tackling the appeal of the militants
President Obama has said the abductions 'may be the event that helps to mobilise the entire international community against this horrendous organisation'
Why has it taken pressure from the international community for the African state to address a shocking crime?
Boko Haram leader delivers chilling video message as the militant group acknowledges responsibility for the abduction of nearly 300 schoolgirls in northern Nigeria last month
Hundreds of Nigerians yesterday braved heavy rain to march on parliament to demand intensified efforts by the government to rescue more than 200 missing schoolgirls abducted by Islamist insurgents over a fortnight ago.
The British Army is training Kenyan officers to fight heavily armed poachers in a conflict that is becoming increasingly militarised.
Dire predictions of crisis in the landlocked nation come amid reports that the fugitive warlord Joseph Kony is ready to surrender
A few tusks hacked from elephants shot by poachers can finance a raid like the attack on Westgate mall
Religious riots sparked by the murder of a popular Islamist cleric have left four protesters dead in Mombasa, setting the city on edge two weeks after Islamist militants killed dozens of people in an audacious terror attack on a Nairobi shopping centre.