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  1. Armed groups in C. African Republic agree to free childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... factions had made a similar pledge in February while signing an unconditional cease-fire during mediations in Nairobi, Kenya. "Children are the principal victims of this conflict," said U.N. Children's Agency representative Mohamed Malick Fall , who ...

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  2. John Kerry drops in suddenly on SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS News

    Secretary of State John Kerry made an unannounced trip to Somalia Tuesday in a show of solidarity with a government trying to defeat al Qaeda-allied militants and end decades of war in the African country. He is the first top U.S. diplomat ever to visit Somalia.

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  3. Airtel 3.5G network upgrade continues in NairobiRead the original story

    Yesterday | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Airtel Kenya, the local mobile unit of Indian telecoms operator Bharti Airtel, is upgrading its 3.5G HSPA+ network in the capital Nairobi, as part of its KES2.5 billion investment programme announced earlier this year. IT News Africa writes that the cellco is utilising spectrum in the 900MHz frequency band to enhance indoor coverage penetration and improve the quality of its data service, which offers maximum download speeds of 21Mbps.

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  4. Livestock raid leaves 45 dead as Kenya violence escalates with influx of weapons from SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mirror.co.uk

    Cattle rustlers ambushed and killed at least 45 people before driving away hundreds of livestock in a raid on a Kenyan village. Rustling and clashes over grazing and farming in northwest Kenya are growing as a result of an influx of weapons from Somalia.

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  5. New Market Report: Lake Turkana Wind Power Limited - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances ProfileRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR-inside.com

    ... Fund for Developing Countries, and Finnish Fund for Industrial Cooperation Ltd. LTWP is headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya. Lake Turkana Wind Power Limited - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances Profile provides you comprehensive data and trend ...

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  6. Score One for LGBT Rights in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Advocate

    Eric Gitari petitioned for Kenya's National Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission to be officially recognized as an NGO. An LGBT advocacy group in Kenya has won a historic court victory that will allow it to formally register with the government and could open the door for greater rights for LGBT people in the East African country.

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  7. Kerry becomes 1st top U.S. diplomat to visit SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks to the media at a press conference held at a hotel in Nairobi, Kenya, Monday, May 4, 2015. MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Secretary of State John Kerry made an unannounced trip to Somalia Tuesday in a show of ...

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  8. Burundi court validates president's third term bidRead the original story

    Yesterday | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Burundi's constitutional court on Tuesday validated the president's controversial bid for a third term but the deputy president of the court, who fled to Rwanda ahead of the ruling, called it unconstitutional. The ruling came amid prolonged demonstrations against President Pierre Nkurunziza's decision to seek a third term.

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  9. Kerry on surprise trip to Somalia: 'I'm glad to be here'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Politico

    ... as the first U.S. ambassador to the country since 1991. (For now, the embassy staff is physically located in Nairobi, Kenya.) Somalia's president and prime minister joined the secretary of state on the tarmac. Kerry was accompanied by Linda ...

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  10. May 05 - TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | State Department

    Secretary Kerry is on travel to Nairobi, Kenya, and Mogadishu, Somalia. He is accompanied by Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewall, Assistant Secretary for Consular Affairs Michelle Bond, Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Linda Thomas-Greenfield, NSC Senior Director for African Affairs Grant Harris, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Population, Refugees, and Migration Catherine Wiesner, Chief of Staff Jon Finer, Acting Spokesperson Marie Harf, and Vice Admiral Kurt Tidd, JCS.

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  11. Daily Press Briefing - May 5, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | State Department

    MR RATHKE: Great, so I have a few things at the start. The first: the Secretary's travel.

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  12. U.S. Secretary of State pays unannounced visit to SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - John Kerry made an unannounced visit to Somalia on Tuesday, May 5, the first U.S. Secretary of State to visit the Horn of Africa nation that is struggling to rebuild after two decades of war and battling an Islamist insurgency by al Shabaab militants, Reuters reports. Kerry will meet Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, the Prime Minister, provincial leaders and civilian groups, U.S. officials said, but they did not say where meetings would be held for security reasons.

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  13. Need world's aid to rebuild, Nepalese saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    Nepal's government will need immense international support as the Himalayan nation begins turning its attention toward reconstruction in the coming weeks in the wake of the devastating April earthquake, a top official said Monday. Nepal is one of the world's poorest nations, and its economy, largely based on tourism, has been crippled by the earthquake, which left more than 7,300 people dead.

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  14. Research: Africa's fight for equalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NatureNews

    The gavel fell at precisely midday on 18 July 2014. Ruling on a lawsuit lodged against the Kenya Medical Research Institute , the Nairobi Industrial Court agreed that six Kenyan doctors in an international research partnership had been systematically passed over for promotion and training, whereas their European colleagues had flourished.

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  15. ICAO Wraps Up Successful Multi-Region Outreach Effort On Global MBMRead the original story

    Monday | Aero-News Network

    ... the upcoming 2016 ICAO Assembly." The five, two-day GLADs sessions were conducted in Lima, Peru (910 April), Nairobi, Kenya (1415 April), Cairo, Egypt (2021 April), Singapore (2324 April) and Madrid, Spain (2728 April). Each session featured ...

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  16. Burundi Red Cross: 3 killed in clashes with security forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Stars and Stripes

    At least three people have been killed in Burundi on Monday in violent clashes with the security forces, said the Red Cross, as street demonstrations persist over the president's third term bid. An estimated 45 more people have been wounded, said Red Cross spokesman Alexis Manirakiza, in the worst chaos since the ruling party nominated President Pierre Nkurunziza to be its candidate in elections on June 26. The police defended their tactics, saying they had restrained themselves even when 15 police officers were wounded by an exploding grenade allegedly thrown by protesters, said Liboire Bakundukize, a spokesman for the public security ministry.

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  17. U.S.' Kerry talks diplomatic ties on surprise visit to SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AlertNet

    Members of Somalia's military forces stand guard at a ruined building during the arrival of Djibouti's President Ismail Omar Guelleh at the Aden Abdulle International Airport in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, February 21, 2015. REUTERS/Feisal Omar MOGADISHU, May 5 - The United States will begin the process of reestablishing a diplomatic mission in Somalia after a more than 20-year break, John Kerry said on Tuesday as he became the first U.S. secretary of state to visit the Horn of Africa nation.

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  18. 'Cattle rustlers kill dozens in Kenya'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    Suspected cattle rustlers ambushed and killed at least 45 people in a village in north-west Kenya, then drove away hundreds of livestock, a regional administrator said. Military officers and police were pursuing the gunmen who raided the village of Nadome on the border of Turkana and Pokot counties, on Monday, Rift Valley regional commissioner Osman Warfa said.

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  19. Kerry becomes 1st Secretary of State to visit SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    Secretary of State John Kerry made an unannounced trip to Somalia Tuesday in a show of solidarity with a government trying to defeat Al Qaeda-allied militants and end decades of war in the African country. He is first top U.S. diplomat ever to visit Somalia.

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  20. Kerry makes unannounced visit to violence-plagued SomaliaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    Secretary of State John F. Kerry meets with Somali President Hassan Sheik Mohamud at the airport in Mogadishu on May 5. Secretary of State John F. Kerry meets with Somali President Hassan Sheik Mohamud at the airport in Mogadishu on May 5. Secretary of State John F. Kerry on Tuesday paid an unannounced visit to Mogadishu, with its haunting memories of 18 U.S. servicemen slain in 1993 and American bodies dragged through the streets. The stop in the capital of Somalia a day after a visit to neighboring Kenya was not announced before Kerry touched down.

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