Africa waves some leaders goodbye: but is the democratic deficit any narrower?

2018-02-23 12:41

No one is immune to change in leadership that has led many African presidents to lose their coveted top job, writes The Conversation.

Two Kenyan pilots released by S Sudan rebels

2018-02-20 15:12

Two Kenyan pilots held for over a month after crash-landing their plane in rebel-held South Sudan have been released, a rebel spokesperson has said.

Radical imam's widow jailed over Kenyan attack

2018-02-16 20:13

A Kenyan court has sentenced the widow of a radical imam to 10 years in prison for her role in a failed attack on a police station in the port city Mombasa.

Top Africa stories: Tsvangirai, Mnangagwa, Ethiopia

2018-02-16 08:30

Zimbabwe has been plunged into grief following the death of veteran opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai, and Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has conveyed his condolences to the family of the late Tsvangirai.

Western envoys urge Kenya opposition to recognise Kenyatta

2018-02-11 13:56

Eleven western envoys, including those from the US and Britain, are urging Kenya's opposition leader to recognise President Uhuru Kenyatta as the country's legitimately elected leader.

Kenya's Citizen TV back on air after suspension

2018-02-08 18:36

Kenya's leading private TV station Citizen TV is back on air a week after authorities suspended it and two other broadcasters for showing the mock inauguration of opposition leader Raila Odinga as president.

Top Africa stories: Zanu-PF, Tsvangirai, Chiwenga

2018-02-08 08:30

Expelled ex-Zanu-PF heavyweights, Didymus Mutasa and Rugare Gumbo say they're 'ready to rejoin party', and Morgan Tsvangirai has appointed one of his three deputies to take charge of the party while he undergoes cancer treatment.

Kenyan short film nominated for Oscar tells tale of survival

2018-02-07 19:30

An extremist attack in Kenya inspired a short film that is in the running for an Academy Award.

Kenya deports opposition politician who attended oath event

2018-02-07 12:00

Lawyers and human rights officials say a Kenyan politician who had been arrested for witnessing the "inauguration" of opposition leader Raila Odinga has been deported.

Kenyan opposition politician charged over mock inauguration

2018-02-07 06:00

Kenyan police has charged a politician over witnessing the mock inauguration last week of opposition leader Raila Odinga, an event the government considers treason, while the passports of more than a dozen opposition leaders were suspended.


Rights group challenges Kenya's anti-gay laws in court

2018-02-22 18:07

Kenya's High Court has begun hearing arguments in a case that challenges parts of the penal code seen as targeting the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities.

Inquest opens on death of baby in Kenya poll violence

2018-02-17 14:00

An inquest has started in Kenya's western town of Kisumu into the death of a six-month-old baby who was allegedly hit on the head by police during opposition protests last year against President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election.

3 teachers killed in extremist attack in northeastern Kenya

2018-02-16 16:00

A Kenyan official says suspected al-Shabaab extremists have killed three teachers in an overnight attack in the northeastern county of Wajir.

Kenyan judge revokes orders to deport opposition leader

2018-02-15 13:36

A Kenyan judge has rescinded the orders used to deport to Canada an opposition politician over his alleged role in a mock inauguration by opposition leader Raila Odinga.

Top Africa stories: Grace Mugabe, MDC, Ethiopia

2018-02-09 08:30

University of Zimbabwe's vice chancellor has dismissed claims that Grace Mugabe was not the author of her controversial doctorate thesis, and power struggles are ravaging Zimbabwe's MDC party.

How Kenyatta has gone about stifling the free press in Kenya

2018-02-08 17:35

Not since the bad old days of former President Daniel Moi's regime has Kenya witnessed such a swift and calculated assault on the media, writes The Conversation.

Kenya's chief justice warns government to respect the law

2018-02-07 20:28

Kenya's chief justice has criticised the government's recent defiance of a series of court orders - actions that he said "threaten the rule of law."

'People's president' gambit reignites power struggle as old as Kenya

2018-02-07 15:34

Raila Odinga's swearing-in has rattled Kenya's government thanks in part to the large crowds that turned up, writes The Conversation.

Top Africa stories: Tsvangirai, Mugabe, Kenya

2018-02-07 08:30

Morgan Tsvangirai is reported to be "seriously ill" in a South African hospital after his "condition deteriorated rapidly", and a farmers' union in is said to be against SA farmers "moving into the country".

Kenyan opposition politician charged over mock inauguration

2018-02-06 16:37

Lawyers are demanding that Kenyan police release a politician who has been charged with witnessing last week's mock inauguration of opposition leader Raila Odinga.

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