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Kenya's Fresh Presidential Vote Set For October 17

Nairobi - Kenya will hold a fresh presidential vote on October 17, the election commission said Monday, after the country's Supreme Court overturned the result ... Full story

Nearly 100 Inmates Escape In Ivory Coast Prison Break

Katiola - Almost 100 inmates escaped from a prison in the Ivory Coast on Sunday, the latest in a string of jail breaks in the ... Full story

'Fuming' Kenyatta Hits Out At Judges Over Poll Cancellation

Nairobi - Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday lashed out at the judiciary for overturning his re-election, and refused opposition demands to replace the tarnished ... Full story

SA Deputy President Ramaphosa Linked with 8 Lovers

Johannesburg - Following a failed last-minute court bid to gag it, the Sunday Independent has published a front page article alleging Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa’s ... Full story

Kenya Top Court Says Presidential Poll Rigged, Orders Re-Run

Kenya's Supreme Court has annulled the result of the last month's presidential election. Citing irregularities, Chief Justice David Maraga said a new vote should be held ... Full story

SA Woman Gives Birth To Quadruplets Without A Doctor

JOHANNESBURG - A professional nurse, Simphiwe Nomali Buthelezi from Vryheid hospital, received a pat on the back for what has been described as the “miraculous” delivery ... Full story

After Jail, Zambia Opposition Leader Is Not Vengeful

LUSAKA – Zambia's main opposition leader on Tuesday vowed to forgive his political opponents and not seek revenge following four months in jail for allegedly ... Full story

Kenya Bans Plastic Bag Use, 1 Year Imprisonment For Offenders

A ban on plastic bags takes effect today in Kenya. The blanket ban on the use, manufacture and importation of plastic bags was imposed in ... Full story

White South African Farmers Found Guilty In 'Coffin Assault' Case

A South African judge on Friday ruled that two white farmers accused of forcing a black man into a coffin were guilty on four counts ... Full story

Outgoing Angolan President Dos Santos's Party Wins Elections

Luanda- The ruling MPLA party won Angola's elections, a poll official announced on Thursday, with party candidate Joao Lourenco now set to succeed President Jose ... Full story

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