Category: Africa

Kenya vote to go ahead after block attempt fails

A rerun of the August presidential election is set to go ahead on Thursday, after a last-minute attempt to block the vote failed at the Supreme Court. Kenya’s Supreme Court was unable on Wednesday to…

Mogadisu blast update: death toll hits 231

The death toll from the most powerful bomb blast witnessed in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Saturday has risen to 231 with more than 275 injured, making it the deadliest single attack ever in the Horn of Africa nation,…