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2 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News
A U.S. airstrike in Somalia killed at least six members of the Islamic extremist group al-Shabab, possibly including its leader who was in a car that was hit.
5 hrs ago | The Peninsula
Sheikh Dr Khalid bin Thani Al Thani, Deputy Board Chairman, RAF, and Honorary Chairman, RAF International University, and other officials are briefed on the project in Nairobi.
8 hrs ago | World Magazine
Look out, Kiev. Russian President Vladimir Putin is so misunderstood . A Kremlin spokesman said today that EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso took Putin's recent comments about the fighting in Ukraine out of context.
12 hrs ago | CNN
He is merciless toward opponents, secretive to the point of being a recluse and a true believer in the cause of global jihad.
12 hrs ago | Religion News Service
NAIROBI, KENYA Five months after Boko Haram abducted more than 200 girls in Nigeria's Borno State, the Islamic extremist group has begun occupying churches in the country's northeastern region, church officials there said.
16 hrs ago | The Daily Star
Ugandan soldiers serving in the African Union Mission in Somalia patrol in a formation near the Jilacow underground cell inside a national security compound after an attack by suspected militants in Mogadishu August 31, 2014.
19 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com
STOCK brokerage firms posted mixed fortunes in the first half of the year to June, the same period that the Nairobi Securities Exchange Ltd reported net earnings tumbled 30.6 per cent to Sh107.3 million.
The U.S. military carried out a counterterrorism strike Monday against leaders of the militant group al-Shabab in Somalia, Pentagon officials said, although it was unclear whether the operation was successful.
The U.S. military carried out a counterterrorism strike Monday against leaders of the militant group al-Shabab in Somalia, Pentagon officials said, although it was unclear if the operation was successful.
Thick smoke rises from the Westgate Shopping Centre in Nairobi after a string of explosions during the 3rd day of a standoff between Kenyan security forces and al-Qaida-allied Al-Shabab gunmen inside the building in Nairobi, Kenya, on Sept.
Friday fundraiser to benefit Ed Colina Foundation Ed Colina in town to update supporters on work by foundation in sub-Saharan Africa.
In Kenya, salons are filled with women who spend hours to have their hair done. It's also expensive in a country where half of the population live on less than a dollar a day.
With camouflage uniforms, assault rifles, night vision goggles, thermal imaging devices and radios, wildlife rangers in Kenya's Ol Jogi rhino sanctuary prepare for night patrol in the "war" against poaching.
Amid fears Islamic State fighters are inspiring jihadists outside the Middle East, analysts warn it has emboldened extremists in Africa operating in voids left by weak governments and rampant corruption.
President Goodluck Jonathan will travel to Nairobi, the Kenyan capital Monday to participate in a meeting of the African Union's Peace and Security Council scheduled to hold in the East African country on Tuesday.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 09:07 pm
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