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Many in Northern Mali are skeptical about peace deal

Its only been a month since the signing of a peace accord between the Mali government and an alliance of Tuareg-led rebels and its...

Westgate Mall re-opens; management promises more security

Nairobi's Westgate shopping mall is set to reopen on Saturday. More than 60 people were killed in September 2013, after Somalia's Al-shabaab militants attacked...

Shark Tank billionaires hunt for trade and investment opportunities in Kenya

Three billionaires, who are part of the cast of the American television series 'Shark Tank', will be in Nairobi to join other entrepreneurs in...

Uganda’s Museveni goes to Burundi to mediate political factions

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni flew to Burundi on Tuesday for crisis talks, as President Pierre Nkurunziza readied for a third term bid in polls...

Six Nigerians extradited to US over alleged Internet scams

Six Nigerian nationals have been extradited from South Africa for their alleged role in Internet scams involving dating websites and work-at-home schemes, the US...

Rwandan MPs vote to support Kagame’s third term

Rwandan lawmakers backed a motion on Tuesday to let President Paul Kagame run for a third term in office, paving the way for a...

Burundian children narrate their ordeal in refuge

The UN estimates more than 160 thousand people have fled Burundi since the crisis began. Hundreds more are crossing into neighboring countries every day....

UNAIDS meets its 2015 goal of eradicating HIV

UNAIDS has announced that the goal to have at least 15 million people on life-saving HIV treatment by 2015 has been met nine months...

UN:Good news in the fight against HIV with more people living...

A new report on the global HIV/AIDS epidemic celebrates the “extraordinary progress” in both treatment and prevention over the past 15 years. The United Nations...

Moroccan women acquitted over indecency charges for wearing Mini Skirts

  Two Moroccan women have been acquitted of 'Gross indecency' charges after they went on trial for wearing short skirts. The women were arrested on 16...
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