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Two Senators Arrested Over Hate Speech

Two Senators Arrested Over Hate Speech

🕔22:08, 11.Sep 2017

“When you (Uhuru) are drinking your alcohol, when you are getting drunk, stop thinking we are children of a monkey,” Muthama said according to a recording posted on YouTube

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Incumbent President of Angola Loses Re-election Bid

Incumbent President of Angola Loses Re-election Bid

🕔20:20, 24.Aug 2017

Information filtering in reveals that the incumbent president of Angola, Jose Eduardo Dos Santos, who had ruled the country for 38 years has been defeated.

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Uhuru Kenyatta Wins Kenya’s Presidential Election

Uhuru Kenyatta Wins Kenya’s Presidential Election

🕔04:03, 12.Aug 2017

The IEBC says that Mr. Kenyatta was able to meet the legally required 50% plus 1 votes , and at least 25% votes in 24 counties needed to be declared an outright winner

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Kenya Election War: Obasanjo Calls for Calm

Kenya Election War: Obasanjo Calls for Calm

🕔20:27, 10.Aug 2017

Allegations of hacking into the electoral system have been made

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Voting Period Extended in Kenya

Voting Period Extended in Kenya

🕔18:53, 8.Aug 2017

Speaking at a press conference in Nairobi, the commission through its Chairman, Wafula Chebukati said, “We wish to assure you all that for the polling stations that opened late, we will compensate the time by extending the voting period by the same amount of hours that were lost before opening.”

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Obasanjo Storms Zambia

Obasanjo Storms Zambia

🕔07:06, 6.Aug 2017

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday met with Zambian President, Edgar Lungu as both discussed a wide range of issues. Obasanjo’s arrival to the country was made known through a press statement by the Zambian President’s aide Amos Chanda. According

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Kenya Deputy President’s Home Attacked

Kenya Deputy President’s Home Attacked

🕔21:11, 29.Jul 2017

The home of Kenya’s Deputy President, William Ruto was on Saturday attacked by yet to be identified gunmen.

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Zimbabwe’s First Lady Calls on Mugabe to Name Successor

Zimbabwe’s First Lady Calls on Mugabe to Name Successor

🕔03:20, 28.Jul 2017

Grace Mugabe, the wife of the President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe has charged her husband to name his successor.

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Africa Does Not Need Strong Men-Dogara

Africa Does Not Need Strong Men-Dogara

🕔06:35, 26.Jul 2017

The duty of parliaments across Africa to free our people from the shackles of strong men

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Stop Treating Past Presidents Like Animals In A Cage-Obasanjo

Stop Treating Past Presidents Like Animals In A Cage-Obasanjo

🕔08:48, 21.Jul 2017

Obasanjo made this remark while speaking at a French Embassy event in Pretoria

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