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5 people killed in Nairobi

Raila returns, police fights opposition in Nairobi, chaos ricks Nairobi, and five people lose their lives. http://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/news/5-dead-Nairobi-chaos-Raila-returns/2558-4191854-ggcm9o/index.html You may also…

South Sudan’s crisis

“The United Nations has warned that the violence in South Sudan was providing ‘fertile ground’ for a genocide.” http://ewn.co.za/2017/11/11/un-south-sudan-s-govt-using-food-as-weapon-of-war You…

losses in weapons by peace-keepers fuel conflict

“The losses in weapons and ammunition by peacekeeping forces” derail peace keeping mission and fuel conflict. http://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/news/Weapons-theft-peacekeeping-missions/2558-4179884-j6ro3c/index.html You may also…

Niger delta avengers call off ceasefire

Niger delta avengers call off ceasefire http://allafrica.com/stories/201711030710.html You may also be interested in: Nigeria: from mines to Niger delta Suicide…

Violence in Nairobi

Violence is escalating in Nairobi. We have not reached, fortunately, the 2007-08 levels, but the situation does not look good….

Police use force to stop violent protests

In the wake of the elections, the situation in Kenya does not seem to be improving much. Protesters use violence…

Security forces fire, protesters die

Security forces fire on protesters and people die. It happens in Ethiopia. http://allafrica.com/stories/201710270140.html You may also be interested in: Ethiopia:…

Violence and death in Western Ethiopia

Protests lead to violence which leads to death. We have seen it everywhere this year and we see it now…

People protest, then die

“Two people were killed on August 19, and three more on October 5.”–http://allafrica.com/stories/201710200834.html “Four people were killed on Wednesday, October…

The road to repeat election-part 3

There is no sign that Kenya’s political crisis is going to come to an end. Elections were canceled, new elections…

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