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  • Magerer wants barbaric ODM attackers arrested

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 31 - ODM Executive Director Magerer Lang'at says what happened to him at Orange House on Thursday is 'shameful and barbaric' and has urged the police to expedite their investigations. Magerer who addressed a press conference at a Nairobi hotel on Friday... Read more

  • Burkina Faso president steps down, calls for elections

    OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso, Oct 31 - Burkina Faso's embattled President Blaise Compaore announced on Friday that he was stepping down to make way for elections following a violent uprising against his 27-year rule that saw parliament set ablaze. His resignation came as tens... Read more

  • KNUT issues 30-day pay ultimatum

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 31 - The Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) has now given the government 30 days to conclude pay rise talks, after negotiations scheduled for Friday with the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) were cancelled indefinitely. KNUT Secretary General Wilson... Read more

  • Uhuru lays down 10-point security plan for Kenya

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 31 - President Uhuru Kenyatta has outlined his security agenda for the country when he opened a high level seminar on national security in Nairobi. In a 10-point statement that defines his vision for the country's security, President Kenyatta laid down... Read more

  • Bensouda to attend ICTR’s 20th anniversary in Arusha

    NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 31, International Criminal Court Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda will next week join other prosecutors in Arusha, Tanzania to attend the 20th anniversary of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR). Bensouda will join the other prosecutors in... Read more