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Anti-IEBC demonstrations sterilize Kenya cities ~Video

Hundreds of opposition supporters in Kenya's capital Nairobi are demonstrating calling for resignation or sacking of some electoral commission officials. Police has responded with tear gas and...

South Sudan rebel leader rejects presidential amnesty

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Sanctions slapped on Gen. Malek Reuben Riak Rengu, Michael Makuei Lueth, and Paul Malong Awan The U.S. Treasury Department imposed sanctions Wednesday on three...

Kiir not qualified to initiate national dialogue, says Lam Akol

A South Sudanese opposition leader who has been a leading critic of President Salva Kiir reaffirmed his belief Monday that Kiir would be unsuitable...
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Raila, Uhuru to face off October 17, says IBEC

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Court violates will of people – Uhuru

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday disagreed with the Supreme Court ruling that nullified his reelection but promised to respect the decision. Addressing the nation from...

South Sudan president not stepping down for anyone: spokesman

South Sudan President Salva Kiir has no plan to step down for anyone, his spokesman said Wednesday. Presidential spokesman Ateny Wek Ateny said in a...

South Sudan:Defense minister gives Machar rebels 30-day ultimatum to declare truce

South Sudan’s defense minister has given rebels an ultimatum to declare their readiness to declare a cease-fire and join peace, or face government offensives. Minister...

Machar’s ex-spokesman could face life imprisonment at Juba court

Charges that could bear the death sentence or life imprisonment were brought against rebel leader Riek Machar’s former spokesman James Gatdek Dak at a...

Machar’s return to South Sudan will create regional instability- Salva Kiir

South Sudan President Salva Kiir has said the return of his main political rival Riek Machar to the country from exile to participate in...

Raila Odinga’s emotional and patriotic message to Kenyans (full statement)

Every time I ran for office, I did not do it to acquire power and wealth for myself or just to prove a point....
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Uncertainty looms over Kenya as Raila tables evidence of vote rigging

The NASA team secretariat has issued a full statement on their position of the ongoing tallying of votes pinning the electoral body of fraud. Rails...
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South Sudan elects EALA MPs, 3 Females unopposed

South Sudan parliament is set to elect 9 MPs to represent it in East African Legislative Assembly (EALA), this Thursday. South Sudan’s parliament in June...

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The former political detainees have called on armed opposition groups to cease violence and government to allow freedom of speech to create an enabling...

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