Archive for Category: "East Africa"

Kenyan judge halts major east African rail project

Kenya’s High Court halted work on a major rail line between Mombasa and Nairobi on Thursday, threatening

Sudan’s Bashir candidate for 2015 elections

Sudan’s Bashir candidate for 2015 elections

Sudan’s President Omar Hassan al-Bashir has been chosen as the ruling party’s candidate in presidential elections

7 people died in a car blast in Somalia

7 people died in a car blast in Somalia

Suspected Islamist rebels detonated a car bomb in front of a popular cafe in the centre of the Somali capital

Somalia’s Islamist rebels down but not out

Somalia’s Islamist rebels down but not out

Military strikes that drove al Shabaab rebels from a strategic Somali port this week and killed their leader last month

Uhuru Kenyatta at the ICC

Uhuru Kenyatta at the ICC

A defence attorney for President Uhuru Kenyatta called on judges at the International Criminal Court to throw out allegations of crimes against humanity,

Kenya: Uhuru Kenyatta à la Haye

Kenya: Uhuru Kenyatta à la Haye

Le président kenyan Uhuru Kenyatta sera ce mercredi le premier chef d’Etat à comparaître en cours de mandat devant la Cour pénale internationale,

Ouganda: un virus fait surface

Ouganda: un virus fait surface

Une personne est morte de la fièvre hémorragique Marburg, un virus similaire à celui d’Ebola. Et 80 autres personnes ont été placées en quarantaine, selon les autorités sanitaires ougandaises.

Somali troops retake Barawe

Somali troops retake Barawe

African Union and Somali troops took control on Sunday of the al Shabaab militant stronghold of Barawe on the southern Somali coast,

Kenya: Uhuru Kenyatta attendu à la CPI

Kenya: Uhuru Kenyatta attendu à la CPI

Le chef de l’Etat kényan, Uhuru Kenyatta, accusé de crimes contre l’humanité par la CPI après les violences électorales

Six killed in gunfight in Somalia

Six killed in gunfight in Somalia

Six people were killed in central Somalia in a gunfight over a supposed ransom payment tied to the release

Ugandan president removes prime minister

Ugandan president removes prime minister

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has replaced his prime minister, the government said in a statement on Friday,

CAN 2019 et 2021: les pays organisateurs seront connus

CAN 2019 et 2021: les pays organisateurs seront connus

La Confédération africaine de football (CAF) désignera samedi, lors d’une réunion à Addis-Abeba,

Somali Islamists bomb two convoys

Somali Islamists bomb two convoys

A suicide bomber hit an African Union Mission in Somalia convoy on Monday, killing at least 12 people.

Somalie: des soldats de l’Amisom accusés

Somalie: des soldats de l’Amisom accusés

Selon l’ONG Human Rights Watch (HRW), dans un rapport publié lundi, des soldats de la force de l’Union africaine

Attack on Somali Islamist leader

Attack on Somali Islamist leader

Washington said on Wednesday it was still uncertain whether the laser-guided attack on Monday had killed Ahmed Godane,