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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…

2nd Republic VP, Ekweme dies

NIGERIA’s former Vice-President, Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme, is dead, family source has announced. A statement signed by the brother to the elder stateman, Igwe Laz Ekweme, who is the traditional ruler of Oko in Anambra State,…

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…

Arab League to discuss Iranian ‘violations’

Arab foreign ministers are holding an emergency meeting at the Arab League headquarters in Cairo, following Saudi Arabia’s request to discuss Iran’s “violations” and its role in “undermining Arab security and peace”. The meeting on Sunday comes amid…

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…