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More than a million children in the Central African Republic are in urgent need of humanitarian aid while almost half of those under five are malnourished, the United Nations said on Nov. 27
KHARTOUM - Agence France-Presse
Polls opened on April 13 in Sudanese presidential and parliamentary elections that are expected to extend the quarter-century rule of incumbent Omar al-Bashir as the opposition boycotts.
NAIROBI - Agence France-Presse
Kenyan special forces took at least seven hours to deploy at a university massacre in which almost 150 people were killed, scathing reports said Sunday, but security chief defended their response.
SEOUL - Agence France-Presse
Unidentified gunmen fired shots at the South Korean embassy in Tripoli on April 12 killing two local security guards, a South Korean official in Seoul said.
NAIROBI, Kenya - Associated Press
The bodies of dozens of students massacred by Somalia's Shebab Islamists at a Kenyan university arrived in the capital Friday, as grieving relatives faced a desperate wait to receive the remains of their loved ones.
KHARTOUM – Agence France-Presse
Sudan heads to the polls next week in elections widely expected to extend President Omar al-Bashir’s quarter-century of rule, despite continued unrest and a faltering economy.
RABAT - Agence France-Presse
A head-on collision in Morocco between a truck and bus carrying athletes killed at least 31 people and left nine injured on April 10, officials and media reports said.
A Nairobi court on April 7 ordered five Kenyans and a Tanzanian to be detained for 30 days while police investigate possible connections to last week's university massacre.
ABUJA - Agence France-Presse
Challenger Muhammadu Buhari won Nigeria's presidential election by 2.57 million votes, official results showed Wednesday, defeating incumbent Goodluck Jonathan in the first democratic change of power in Africa's most populous nation.
NAIROBI - The Associated Press
Kenya launched air strikes against Islamic militants in Somalia following an extremist attack on a Kenyan college that killed 148 people, a military spokesman said April 6
Nigerians on March 30 awaited the first results of a closely fought general election pitting President Goodluck Jonathan against ex-military ruler Muhammadu Buhari
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