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Tuesday 05 March 2013
Days of recounts loom as voters struggle to fathom complex voting slips
Monday 04 March 2013
The memories of 2008's deadly clashes were still fresh, yet voters remained determined to have their say
Sunday 03 March 2013
For Juliana Rotich, like so many Kenyans, the last election at the end of 2007 evokes painful memories.
Saturday 02 March 2013
Vehicle veered off the road and capsized
Friday 01 March 2013
Britain is to give £16m in aid to Rwanda after support for the country was suspended amid claims that its rulers were linked to militias accused of rape and murder.
Monday 25 February 2013
The coming elections in Kenya are causing major consternation in London amid fear that the outcome may unravel key British strategy in east Africa.
Thursday 21 February 2013
Keith Prosser starred in The River and the Mountain about a gay businessman in the African country where homosexuality is still illegal
Tuesday 12 February 2013
Country's two key candidates put on spot about violence that engulfed elections four years ago
Tuesday 12 February 2013
In Britain, people cram into pubs and bars to watch important national events.
Thursday 07 February 2013
At least 51 people have been killed in Zambia after a bus crashed into a truck north of the capital of Lusaka.
Wednesday 06 February 2013
The American athelete took silver when his training partner won 10,000m gold at London 2012. Now he is aiming to reverse the roles, he tells Simon Turnbull
Tuesday 05 February 2013
Outcry as reporter she spoke to is also sentenced to a year for ‘offending institutions’
Wednesday 30 January 2013
Tendai Biti made the extraordinary revelation at a press conference yesterday
Sunday 27 January 2013
The taut, brittle sound of Hope Masike's mbira forms the delicate, complex web over which purring sax, anchoring double bass and an array of subtly played percussion creates a smooth Scandinavian minimalist jazz vibe.
Friday 25 January 2013
After losing Somalia's cities to African Union forces and scores of fighters to defections, Islamic militants al-Shabaab lost their online platform today as Twitter suspended their account.
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- 4 San Francisco TV news crew attacked by armed robbers during live broadcast
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