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Kenya’s Opposition Urges Reform of Electoral Commission

| September 17, 2017

NAIROBI, Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga Sunday said the coalition he leads will hold nationwide campaigns to urge reforms of the electoral commission before the fresh presidential elections next month.

Odinga has maintained that the electoral commission must be reformed …

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Rights Group: South Sudan Should Probe Death of US Reporter

| August 27, 2017

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN � The killing of an American journalist in South Sudan violates international humanitarian law and should be investigated, according to an international human rights group.

South Sudan's leaders should "condemn this killing, investigate how it happened and …

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SADC TROIKA MEETS IN TSHWANE DISCUSSING POLITICAL AND SECURITY SITUATION IN REGION

| August 19, 2017

TSHWANE (SOUTH AFRICA), The Extraordinary Summit of the SADC Double Troika, which commences in Tshwane on Friday afternoon, discusses the political and security situation in the region, the Department of International Relations and Cooperation said.

Countries like the DR Congo …

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Strengthening Nuclear Law in Africa: Workshop on the Way Forward

| August 4, 2017

Legal and regulatory experts from 20 African countries expanded their knowledge on international and national legal frameworks for the regulation of radiation sources in medicine, industry, research and other areas, at a workshop at the IAEA this week.

The exchange …

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ARAB-AFRICAN COORDINATION MEETING KICKS OFF IN CAIRO

| August 3, 2017

CAIRO, Egypt, A joint coordination meeting, between Arab League (AL) and African Union (AU) Commission, kicked off in Cairo, Wednesday.

The meeting was held at the level of senior officials and specialised organisations' heads.

Addressing the meeting, Assistant Secretary-General of …

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