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Burundi holds crucial presidential election amid pandemic

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - A crucial election began Wednesday in the East African nation of Burundi, where President Pierre Nkurunziza is stepping aside after...

Burundi opens crucial presidential election amid pandemic

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - A crucial election has begun in the East African nation of Burundi, where President Pierre Nkurunziza is stepping aside...

Burundi opens crucial presidential election amid pandemic

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - A crucial election has begun in the East African nation of Burundi, where President Pierre Nkurunziza is stepping aside...

High court allows bigger award in 1998 embassy bombings case

The Supreme Court is allowing a bigger award of money to victims of the 1998 bombings by al-Qaida of the U.S. embassies in Nairobi,...

High court allows bigger award in 1998 embassy bombing case

The Supreme Court is allowing a bigger award of money to victims of the 1998 bombings by al-Qaida of the U.S. embassies in Nairobi,...

UN: Floods in central Somalia hit nearly 1 million people

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Flooding in central Somalia has affected nearly 1 million people, displacing about 400,000 people, the United Nations said Monday, warning...

Africa’s endangered wildlife at risk as tourism dries up

NANYUKI, Kenya (AP) - The armed rangers set off at dusk in pursuit of poachers. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought a new alertness, and...

Bigotry mars return of Italy hostage who converted to Islam

ROME (AP) - A right-wing lawmaker in Italy was reprimanded Wednesday after he called a young Italian woman who converted to Islam while being...

Kenyan ballet student struggles in slum with no remote class

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - The coronavirus pandemic is forcing children to stay home and learn remotely. But in the depths of Kenya’s slums, 12-year-old...

Kenyans protest house demolitions amid virus restrictions

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Hundreds of protesters in Kenya blocked one of Nairobi's major highways with burning tires to protest government demolitions of the...