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There is an African answer to terror
The war against terrorism can only be fought with international cooperation and must be led by Africa.
Namayanja Rose Nsereko
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 10:23 GMT
UN alleges 'plot' to steal Somali assets
Report reveals attempts to steal Somali assets abroad, implicating the president and a US law firm.
Malkhadir M. Muhumed
Last updated: 08 Sep 2014 09:03 GMT
Somalia's al-Shabab names new leader
Armed group appoints Ahmed Omar as successor to Ahmed Abdi Godane who was killed in US strikes last Tuesday.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2014 21:42 GMT
Taking on Africa’s armed groups
African leaders at a summit in Kenya say the continent must work together to combat the "scourge of terrorism".
Last updated: 02 Sep 2014 20:28 GMT
Ghana's shot at manufacturing a boon for Africa
Two enterprising Ghanaians are developing products that they hope will catapult their country to manufacturing stardom.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 15:46 GMT
Kenya anti-terrorism police accused of abuses
Rights group says strong evidence shows police carried out series of extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2014 17:08 GMT
Kenya tourism tanks amid increasing violence
Attacks on tourists have contributed to a steep decline in tourism in Kenya.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2014 06:15 GMT
Kenyan police dogged by extortion charges
Somali refugees arrested in counter-terror crackdown forced to bribe police despite having proper identification papers.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2014 12:22 GMT
US holds summit with African heads of state
The US wants to boost business with African countries, but expectations are low for the US-Africa Leaders Summit.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 12:25 GMT
The struggle for Kenya's marginalised youth
Marginalised and jobless, desperate young men in Nairobi slums provide fertile ground for al-Shabab.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2014 12:59 GMT
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