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US President Barack Obama’s brother says he will vote for Donald Trump

President Barack Obama’s half-brother, Malik Obama, says he will vote for Republican nominee Donald Trump in the US election in November because he likes the candidate and he is unhappy with his broth

26 Jul 2016 7:02 AM

US sends Marines to South Sudan capital

The US military in Africa says it has sent 40 additional soldiers to South Sudan’s capital, Juba, to help secure American personnel and facilities in the war-torn city.

14 Jul 2016 9:07 AM

PM Modi warns against preachers of hate in society

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday warned that “preachers of hate and violence” are threatening the fabric of the society, in comments that assume significance amid the controverssy surrounding Is

12 Jul 2016 6:14 AM

Head of Somalia’s Al-Shabaab dead: Kenya

Al Shabaab has inflated casualty figures in the past, while other official estimates often play them down.

18 Feb 2016 7:40 PM

Top Kenya athlete Francisca Koki alleges doping extortion

Top Kenyan athlete Francisca Koki, suspended for doping, said she and fellow runner Joyce Zakari were asked to pay nearly $50,000 in bribes to the national athletics federation chief to help the case.

12 Feb 2016 12:37 AM

Somalia bomber was meant to be on Turkish flight

A suspected suicide bomber who blew a hole in the fuselage of a Daallo Airlines plane last week and forced it to make an emergency landing in Mogadishu was meant to be on a Turkish Airlines flight, th

09 Feb 2016 1:59 AM

Bomb kills Kenya police as troops pull out of Somali bases

Kenyan police chief confirmed ‘there was an incident where a police lorry hit an improvised explosive device’.

27 Jan 2016 2:31 PM

At least 140 killed in Ethiopia protests over state land plan

There was no immediate response from the Ethiopian government.

08 Jan 2016 1:37 PM

WTO meet sets 2017 to phase out export subsidies

India Saturday expressed disappointment over non-reaffirmation of the long-stalled Doha Round, agreement on cotton and a few provisions related to phasing out of export subsidies.

20 Dec 2015 12:42 AM