Kenya elections: three women make political history

Charity Ngilu also served under Kibaki’s administration VOA News – Under the shadow of an ongoing tallying dispute in Kenya’s presidential election, three women are set to become governors. However, there is still a long road to go as far as female representation is concerned. Despite the news of the deaths of several people in election-related More...

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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 More...

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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...

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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...

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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...