Kenya’s Electoral Commission: ‘We Are Now in the Final Stretch’

VOA News — Voters in Kenya are awaiting the announcement Friday of the winner of Tuesday’s presidential election that pitted incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta against opposition leader Raila Odinga. On Thursday, election officials were waiting to receive about 170 forms from the country’s 290 constituencies and about 1,000 forms from the 40,883 polling More...

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By Admin On Friday, August 11th, 2017
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US-Africa Trade Talks End With No Decision, Waning Enthusiasm

VOA News — Talks between African and U.S. officials to review the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) free-trade deal ended Thursday with no decision and a feeling on all sides that it has achieved little More...

By Admin On Thursday, August 10th, 2017
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Zimbabwe to build $1bn Robert Gabriel Mugabe university

BBC News – Zimbabwe is to build a $1bn (£770m) university dedicated to the man accused of leading his country to the brink of economic collapse, Robert Mugabe. Jonathan Moyo, minister of tertiary education, More...

By Admin On Thursday, August 10th, 2017
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Teenage migrants ‘deliberately drowned’ by smugglers in Yemen

BBC NEWS – At least 29 teenage migrants were deliberately drowned by a people smuggler in Yemen, the UN’s migration agency says. They were among 120 people who were deliberately pushed from a boat into More...

By Admin On Sunday, August 6th, 2017
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Eleven dead in Nigeria church gun attack

Crowds gathered in front of the church following the attack BBC News – At least 11 people have been killed in a gun attack on a church in southern Nigeria, police say. Up to 18 other worshippers were wounded More...