Category: Africa

Supreme Court upholds Kenyatta’s victory

Kenya’s Supreme Court has upheld President Uhuru Kenyatta’s victory in a rerun vote that was held in October. Opposition candidate Raila Odinga had said the results of the first election were invalid and also challenged…

No resignation as Robert Mugabe addresses nation

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has resisted calls to step down, ending a much-anticipated televised address to the nation without announcing his resignation. Earlier on Sunday, the ruling ZANU-PF party expelled Mugabe as its leader and…

Robert Mugabe sacked as leader of ZANU-PF

Zimbabwe’s ruling party, ZANU-PF, has voted to sack President Robert Mugabe as its leader. Members also voted to name sacked Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who Mugabe fired on November 6, as new party leader. They were determined…