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BU African Studies
(#OurBUAfrica Boston University's African Studies Center challenges students seeking a variety of degrees through rich programming in and out of the classroom.)
The Financial Times
Tom Wilson and David Blood in London and David Pilling in Johannesburg
– Jan 15, 3:30 AM
Martin Fayulu was the clear winner of the Democratic Republic of Congo's presidential elections last month, a Financial Times analysis of two separate collections of voting data shows, contradicting claims from authorities that rival contender…
The long read: Dissident Patrick Karegeya had fled to South Africa, but was murdered in a well-planned attack. Now an inquest into his death threatens to bring unwelcome attention to Rwanda's feted leader…
Explosions and gunfire reported around hotel complex in Kenyan capital, Nairobi This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for the fullest version.
Judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague have ruled that Ivory Coast ex-President Laurent Gbagbo has no case to answer. He had been charged with crimes against humanity in connection with violence following a disputed election…
The New York Times
The Associated Press
– Jan 15, 5:46 AM
NAIROBI, Kenya — An upscale complex in Kenya's capital came under attack on Tuesday, with a blast and heavy gunfire that led some witnesses and police officers at the scene to describe the assault as a terrorist act. The complex in Nairobi…