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FLOODS LEAVE TRAIL OF HAVOC

2018-05-17 21:00

SEVERE floods battering East Africa have killed hundreds of people, displaced 700 000 and affected over 1,2 million others.

UN extends African peace mission in Somalia

2018-05-16 16:18

A UN-backed peacekeeping mission in Somalia, which faces attacks by an Al-Qaeda affiliate, has received unanimous Security Council backing until July 31.

Top Africa stories: Mnangagwa, Mugabe, Kenya

2018-05-16 08:00

President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s expensive briefcase has got Zimbabwean opinion sharply divided, and enraged Kenyan women have protested after waitresses told a mother to 'breastfeed her baby in the toilet'

LATEST: Kenya dam disaster toll hits 48 with all missing accounted for

2018-05-15 10:02

Kenyan emergency workers have found three more bodies after a dam bust last week, police say, bringing the toll from the tragedy to 48.

UPDATE: Search for survivors as Kenya burst dam toll reaches 44

2018-05-11 11:32

The search for survivors after a dam burst its banks in central Kenya has resumed with 44 confirmed dead and a further 40 missing, the region's governor says.

Tanzania's Maasai evicted in favour of tourism, group says

2018-05-10 19:52

Tens of thousands of Tanzania's ethnic Maasai people are homeless after the government burned their houses to keep the savannah open for tourism benefiting two foreign safari companies, a US-based group has charged.

Rapprochement between two leaders isn’t enough to fix Kenya’s deep divisions

2018-05-10 14:30

Questions are being raised about the Kenyatta and Odinga relationship, writes The Conversation.

At least 27 dead after dam bursts in Kenya: police

2018-05-10 09:58

At least 27 people have died after their homes were swept away after a dam burst in southern Kenya following heavy rains, police say.

African growth picks up but debt a concern, says IMF

2018-05-09 16:08

Growth across sub-Saharan African will rise to 3.4% this year from 2.8% in 2017, but in the continent's poorest countries, debt is a major burden, the IMF says.

Kenyatta-Raila pact will only herald real change if promises are followed by action

2018-05-08 15:26

The majority of Kenyans appear to be happy as President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga's pledge to "build bridges", writes The Conversation.

 

Top Africa stories: Mnangagwa, Lungu's mansion, kenyatta

2018-05-17 08:00

Emmerson Mnangagwa says African countries are spending at least $50bn on food imports, and Edgar Lungu is reportedly building a mansion worth millions of dollars for himself in Swaziland.

Kenyan president signs controversial cyber-crimes law

2018-05-16 15:01

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed into law a sweeping cyber-crimes act criminalising fake news and online bullying, with clauses that critics argue could stifle press freedom.

WATCH: Enraged women protest after waitresses tell mom to 'breastfeed in the toilet'

2018-05-15 11:42

Angry women in Kenya, have reportedly marched on a restaurant in Nairobi in protest against the treatment of a young mother who was recently barred from breastfeeding her baby from the eatery by waitresses.

Top Africa stories: Mnangagwa, Zim cash shortages, Kenya

2018-05-12 07:34

President Emmerson Mnangagwa says heads are set to roll in his cabinet soon after elections, and the search for survivors following a dam burst in Kenya is continuing.

Top Africa stories: Chamisa, Kenya dam burst, Dhlakama

2018-05-11 07:03

MDC Alliance leader, Nelson Chamisa, says it's impossible for Zanu-PF to change its long held tradition of vote rigging, and a dam has burst its banks in Kenya, killing dozens of people.

Death toll rises to 41 as Kenya dam bursts after torrential rains

2018-05-10 17:42

At least 41 people died after a dam burst in central Kenya, police have said, as residents described muddy waters ripping through their homes in what one survivor called "hell on earth".

PICS: Kenya dam burst 'a disaster' as toll hits 38

2018-05-10 12:35

The toll from a dam that burst its banks in Kenya's Rift Valley has hit 38. The dam burst on Wednesday night, sweeping away hundreds of homes. See pictures from AFP.

Kenya: 132 dead since March as seasonal rains cause floods

2018-05-09 18:58

Kenya's government says at least 132 people have died since March from floods caused by seasonal rains.

Banned director wants to turn Africa's image on its head

2018-05-09 16:08

Wanuri Kahiu is remarkably chipper for someone who went from national hero to being accused of corrupting Kenyan youth in little over a week.

Banned film reveals challenges and progress in gay Kenya

2018-05-07 19:58

A Kenyan-made film on lesbian love will break new ground when it premieres at the Cannes festival this week -- but at home, the movie has been banned, a decision exposing the often bitter debate over homosexuality in East Africa.

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