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Congo's Tshisekedi and Kamerhe form presidential pact

23 Nov 2018

NAIROBI Congolese presidential candidates Felix Tshisekedi and Vital Kamerhe joined forces on Friday to take on the preferred successor of incumbent Joseph Kabila in the Dec. 23 election.

Congo's Tshisekedi and Kamerhe form presidential pact

23 Nov 2018

NAIROBI Congolese presidential candidates Felix Tshisekedi and Vital Kamerhe joined forces on Friday to take on the preferred successor of incumbent Joseph Kabila in the Dec. 23 election.

Tanzanian rangers harness new technology to fight poachers

15 Oct 2018

GRUMETI, Tanzania In Tanzania's Grumeti Game Reserve, next to Serengeti National Park, elephants roam, rangers sleep more peacefully at night, and poachers have been put on notice, thanks to new technology designed to protect one of the world's most endangered species. | Video

Survivor pulled from capsized Tanzanian ferry as death toll reaches 218

23 Sep 2018

(This version of the story corrects number of dead in the lede) | Video

Ethiopian state of emergency must end, says journalist freed from jail

02 May 2018

NAIROBI Ethiopia's prime minister Abiy Ahmed should fulfil his pledge to expand political freedoms by lifting a state of emergency, said a journalist released in February after six years in jail.

World's last male northern white rhino dies

20 Mar 2018

NANYUKI, Kenya The world's last male northern white rhino has died, the Kenyan conservancy taking care of it said, leaving only two females of its subspecies alive in the world, although scientists still hope to save it from extinction by in vitro fertilization. | Video

Kenyan opposition lawyer charged with treason over Odinga's 'swearing in'

06 Feb 2018

NAIROBI A Kenyan opposition politician was charged with treason on Tuesday over the symbolic presidential "swearing in" of opposition leader Raila Odinga, reigniting street protests in which one person was killed.

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