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At least 16 dead as heavy rains trigger landslides in Uganda

Most of the recovered bodies were women and children, the red cross said. Six people were…

Kenya’s Ruto tells Amanpour Kenyatta ‘has not seen fit to congratulate me’

Speaking on Amanpour’s show in an exclusive interview Wednesday, Ruto said he had already reached out…

Uganda dance music festival cleared to go ahead amid concerns it ‘promotes gays’ | CNN

CNN  —  One of East Africa’s most popular music festivals has been cleared to go ahead…

Kenya’s top court confirms William Ruto’s victory in presidential vote

Ruto, 55, won with 50.49% of the vote against his rival Raila Odinga’s 48.85%, the Independent…

She moved to the US with big dreams and met a boyfriend on Craigslist. Then she vanished | CNN

CNN  —  Irene Gakwa’s last WhatsApp video call with her parents was filled with gentle ribbing.…

American nun held hostage in Burkina Faso is released with help of US forces

Sister Suellen Tennyson was released from the custody of terrorists to Nigeriens (Niger borders Burkina Faso)…

Many feared trapped under building collapse in Nigeria’s Kano State

The rescue operation is ongoing, the press office for Kano State’s Fire Service said. Eight people…

Lion mauls man to death after he enters enclosure at Ghana zoo

At around noon local time on Sunday, security guards on patrol noticed that the middle-aged victim…