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End of Empathy in Kenya

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By Silas Nyanchwani / Source: The Elephant / The Dawn News / February 8, 2018 Presently, you can divide Kenyans into three groups. There are those who are ambivalent, unsure of which political direction the country should take, trusting neither the Jubilee side nor the NASA side, even as the […]

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Deported Kenyan opposition figure rails against ‘despotic regime’
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Deported Kenyan opposition figure rails against ‘despotic regime’

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Lawyer Miguna Miguna put on flight to Canada amid government crackdown on opponents   By: Jason Burke / Source: The Guardian / The Dawn News / February 7, 2018 Kenyan authorities have deported a senior opposition figure in the latest move of a wide-ranging crackdown on political opponents and an intensifying […]

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Nasa leader Raila Odinga holds up the Bible as he swears-in himself as the 'people's president' at Uhuru Park, Nairobi. AFP PHOTO
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African Overview: Kenya, Togo and South Africa

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By: Santiago Mayor / Source: Notas Periodismo Popular / The Dawn News / February 5, 2018 African Overview is a column in Notas.org.ar that contributes to fill the information vacuum on that continent and seeks to strengthen the circulation of South-South information. In this edition we bring information about Kenya, […]

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UNHCR Repatriates 74,141 Somali Refugees from Kenya

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Source: teleSUR Tv / The Dawn News / December 19, 2017 “People know how to be given fish, we need to teach them how to catch fish,” Farmajo said. On Monday, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) issued a release stating the agency had repatriated 74,141 Somali refugees from […]

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Supporters of Kenya's opposition candidate Raila Odinga burn tires early in the morning in the Kibera slum of Nairobi, Kenya, October 26, 2017. Protesters blocked roads in a bid to prevent Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission officials from opening polling stations in the neighborhood. Odinga called for a boycott of the after his attempt to get the vote postponed failed.
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Kenya election: Without dialogue ‘we will all perish’

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At least 50 people have been killed in political violence in Kenya since August’s annulled poll. By: Will Baxter / Source: Al Jazeera / The Dawn News / November 1, 2017 Nairobi, Kenya – After boycotting last week’s rerun of Kenya’s presidential election, opposition leader Raila Odinga denounced what he […]

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Kenyan president declared winner of disputed election rerun
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Kenyan president declared winner of disputed election rerun

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Incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta’s overwhelming victory achieved on meagre 38% turnout after opposition boycott By: Jason Burke / Source: The Guardian / The Dawn News / October 30, 2017 Kenya’s president Uhuru Kenyatta has been declared the winner in the country’s second general election in three months, amid fears of prolonged […]

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FILE: Supporters of President Uhuru Kenyatta-led Jubilee Alliance shout slogans during a demonstration on 19 September 2017 outside the Supreme Court of Kenya in Nairobi. Picture: AFP
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Kenya Rights Group: 37 Killed in Protests After August Elections

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Last month the Supreme Court nullified incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta’s August win due to procedural irregularities. Source: Eyewitness News / The Dawn News / October 9, 2017 NAIROBI – Hundreds of demonstrators marched through the Kenyan capital demanding election reforms on Monday, as a rights group said at least 37 […]

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A man points at a Biafran flag painted on a wall on Old Market Road in Onitsha, Nigeria, during a shutdown in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Nigerian Civil War on May 30. At least 1 million people were killed in the war, started after an ex-Nigerian military officer declared an independent Republic of Biafra in 1967. Photo credit: Stefan Heunis / AFP / Getty
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African Overview

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Nigeria’s military says it didn’t call Biafra separatists terrorists, days after doing just that By: Conor Gaffey / Source: Newsweek / September 19, 2017 Nigeria’s conflict with separatists calling for an independent state, known as Biafra, has escalated in recent months. The leader of the main pro-Biafra group, Nnamdi Kanu, […]

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