Jomo Kenyatta and Jaramogi Odinga Strong Ties Revealed

[Nation] Secretly recorded conversations between Jomo Kenyatta and Jaramogi Oginga Odinga reveal a strong bond of friendship between the two independence leaders who later fell out bitterly.

[Nation] Secretly recorded conversations between Jomo Kenyatta and Jaramogi Oginga Odinga reveal a strong bond of friendship between the two independence leaders who later fell out bitterly.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Elections Body in Fresh Storm Over Planned Boundaries Review

[Nation] The electoral commission gears itself up for yet another delicate and highly polarising exercise of boundaries delimitation against the backdrop of strained relations with the Opposition and competing interests of individual politicians and po…

[Nation] The electoral commission gears itself up for yet another delicate and highly polarising exercise of boundaries delimitation against the backdrop of strained relations with the Opposition and competing interests of individual politicians and political parties.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

High Court Blocks Coronation

[The Herald] The High Court yesterday blocked the planned coronation of Mr Bulelani Collen Lobengula Khumalo as King of the Ndebele on grounds that there was no law in the country allowing the establishment of a monarch.

[The Herald] The High Court yesterday blocked the planned coronation of Mr Bulelani Collen Lobengula Khumalo as King of the Ndebele on grounds that there was no law in the country allowing the establishment of a monarch.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Secretary Rex Tillerson to Ethiopia

[Ethiopia Government] Addis Ababa -As as part of his first official trip to Africa, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will arrive in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia next week.

[Ethiopia Government] Addis Ababa -As as part of his first official trip to Africa, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will arrive in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia next week.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Senior State Department Officials Previewing Secretary Tillerson’s Travel to Africa

[State Department] Washington, DC -MODERATOR: Good afternoon, everyone, and thank you very much for joining us for today’s teleconference. Today we will have senior State Department officials previewing the Secretary’s upcoming travel to the continent …

[State Department] Washington, DC -MODERATOR: Good afternoon, everyone, and thank you very much for joining us for today's teleconference. Today we will have senior State Department officials previewing the Secretary's upcoming travel to the continent of Africa. I want to remind you that today's call is on background, and I'll describe the attribution in just a few seconds.

source: AllAfrica News: Djibouti

Kagame Shocked By High Number of Churches

[East African] “Seven hundred churches in Kigali? Are these boreholes that give people water?” asked President Paul Kagame when he heard that more than 700 churches had been closed down by authorities.

[East African] "Seven hundred churches in Kigali? Are these boreholes that give people water?" asked President Paul Kagame when he heard that more than 700 churches had been closed down by authorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Tension and Drums of War in DR Congo

[East African] The geopolitical situations in the Great Lakes region, currently characterised by damaged relations between neighbouring countries and a political impasse inside the Democratic Republic of Congo could plunge the region into another confl…

[East African] The geopolitical situations in the Great Lakes region, currently characterised by damaged relations between neighbouring countries and a political impasse inside the Democratic Republic of Congo could plunge the region into another conflict.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa