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Kenyans Vote in Tight Presidential Election

Nairobi, kenya - Kenya's electoral commission says all 46,232 polling stations opened Tuesday for voters to cast their ballot for ...


Polls Open in Kenyan Presidential Election Said to be Tight

Nairobi, kenya - Polls opened Tuesday in Kenya's unusual presidential election, where a longtime opposition leader who is backed by ...


Kenya Electoral Agency Upgrades Technology to Avoid Voter Fraud

Nairobi - Kenyans head to the polls Tuesday, and the country will rely heavily on technology to verify voter identity ...


Ethiopia Deploys New Troops into Neighboring Somalia

Mogadishu - Authorities in southwestern Somalia said Ethiopia has deployed hundreds of troops into Somalia's Gedo region to prevent al-Shabab ...


Indian contingent ends campaign with 61 medals, here is a look at their final day of CWG 2022

Birmingham [UK], August 8 (ANI): India's campaign at the Commonwealth Games 2022 officially came to an end, with 61 medals ...


Explainer: Why Kenya's Presidential Election is Important

Nairobi - Kenyans are voting Tuesday to choose a successor to President Uhuru Kenyatta after a decade in power. The ...


Zawahiri's killing shows US' resolve to act against terrorism: Blinken on 24th anniversary of 1998 US embassy bombings

Washington [US], August 8 (ANI): On the 24th Anniversary of the 1998 bombings of US Embassies in East Africa, US ...


UK waged 'dirty' propaganda operation in Africa Guardian

Secretive British ?dirty tricks? unit smeared Kenya's leftist vice president during the Cold War, The Guardian reportedA covert unit within ...


UK waged 'dirty' propaganda operation in Africa - Guardian

Secretive British ?dirty tricks? unit smeared Kenya's leftist vice president during the Cold War, The Guardian reportedA covert unit within ...


Kenya's Muslims: a divided community with little political clout

Kenyan Muslims played a part in the push to repeal repressive political laws in the country in the early 1990s. ...


US Secretary of State Arrives in South Africa

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived in South Africa on Sunday, the first leg of his three-nation African tour.In ...


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Shohei Ohtani leads Angels past struggling Athletics

Shohei Ohtani showed no ill effects of a foot injury Tuesday night, ripping a home run while shutting out the ...

US Will Stretch Monkeypox Vaccine Supply With Smaller Doses

WASHINGTON - U.S. health officials on Tuesday authorized a plan to stretch the nation's limited supply of monkeypox vaccine by ...

Russia Launches Iranian Satellite Amid Ukraine War Concerns

Almaty, Kazakhstan - An Iranian satellite launched by Russia blasted off from Kazakhstan on Tuesday and reached orbit amid controversy ...

Al-Shabab Faces Pushback in Ethiopia's Somali Region

Ethiopia's Somali region is mobilizing against al-Shabab militants to prevent further incursions by the group.The region had been hailed as ...

US Demands Release of VOA Journalist Detained in South Sudan

The U.S. embassy in South Sudan on Tuesday called on authorities in the central African country to free a journalist ...

Ukraine grain going anywhere but Africa media

Ships using ?grain corridor? are headed for Turkey, Europe and China, Kiev's proclamations asideEven as the Kiev authorities declared help ...

North Africa

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Twin Blasts Kill 15 Burkina Faso Troops, Army Says

Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso - Two explosions killed 15 soldiers in Burkina Faso on Tuesday, the army said, the latest in ...

Shohei Ohtani leads Angels past struggling Athletics

Shohei Ohtani showed no ill effects of a foot injury Tuesday night, ripping a home run while shutting out the ...

Al-Shabab Faces Pushback in Ethiopia's Somali Region

Ethiopia's Somali region is mobilizing against al-Shabab militants to prevent further incursions by the group.The region had been hailed as ...

US Demands Release of VOA Journalist Detained in South Sudan

The U.S. embassy in South Sudan on Tuesday called on authorities in the central African country to free a journalist ...

Somalia Bombings Kill 4, Wound 11

Mogadishu - Authorities in Somalia say bomb blasts near the southern coastal town of Kismayo killed at least four people ...

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Ireland prepares for energy rationing, reports local media

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland, fearing fuel shortages, is weighing the rationing of fuel, to begin as early as September, according to ...


Canada sends 225 soldiers to help train Ukrainian forces

OTTAWA, Ontario: Military trainers from Canada will head to the United Kingdom to teach Ukrainians new techniques for fighting the ...


Survey of economists says 2022 Turkey deficit could grow to $40.2 bln

ISTANBUL, Turkey: Turkey's current accounts are expected to record a deficit of $3.4 billion in June and end the year ...


Military demands access to social media accounts to award govt contracts

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar - According to a leaked internal document obtained by the press, companies awarded government contracts are being investigated ...


First Ukraine grain shipment sailing towards Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland: Ireland is set to receive one of three ships that have sailed from Ukraine filled with grain. The ...


US baseball teams to play for UK crowd in London in 2023

LONDON, England: In 2023, America's Major League Baseball is set to return to London for the first time since 2019, ...


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