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Muhammadu Buhari sworn in as president of Nigeria

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Former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari was sworn in as President of Nigeria on Friday at a ceremony in the capital attended by numerous African heads of state and foreign dignitaries including U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.

Uhuru starts new push for peace in South Sudan

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President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday oversaw the start of a new initiative in the efforts to stabilise South Sudan that will see two parallel peace processes merged.

Poor parents deceived into selling their children for adoption to the United States

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Ugandan families have been bribed, tricked or coerced into giving up their children to U.S. citizens and other foreigners for adoption, a Thomson Reuters Foundation investigation has found.

Leaders funding fighting in northern Kenya, says Kaparo

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National Cohesion Integration Commission (NCIC) is monitoring Northern Kenya leaders and professionals, who it says are fuelling conflict in the region.

Oparanya accused of initiating political wars

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The recent visits to Malava by Kakamega Governor Wycliffe Oparanya have sparked off a heated political battle.

Kenya

Leaders pray for end to insecurity and corruption in Kenya

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Kenya's leaders convened at Nairobi's Safari Park Hotel to seek divine intervention for the country's twin problems of corruption and insecurity.

Politics

Politicians turn pious preachers as ‘Baba Yao’ joins choir to sing for God

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Politicians set aside their name calling and confrontations and came together to pray for the nation Thursday.

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