Northern Ireland Election Verdict: Well-Run

The Electoral Commission has published its report on the administration of the March 2017 Northern Ireland Assembly election. More than 812,000 votes were cast...

Kenya: Hard-hitting Martha Karua Returns

Known as the Iron Lady of Kenyan politics due to her daring approach and intimidating appearance when addressing thorny political issues in Kenya, Martha...

Pressure Mounts on President Kenyatta

Unlike the 2013 presidential election, when he whipped up anti-ICC emotions to win the election, the Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta is finding the 2017...

Tight Deadlines for Kenya’s Independent Candidates

Aspirants vying for elective positions in the August 8 national elections in Kenya as independent candidates have between May 28 and June 2 to...

Net Neutrality: The Death of America’s Open Internet

Certain issues should defy partisan alignment. Climate change, for instance – our impending self-destruction – is something we should all try and stop. Net...

Mike Sonko Threatens to Quit Uhuru’s Jubilee Party

Nairobi Senator Mike Mbuvi Sonko, an aspirant for the Nairobi County gubernatorial seat, has today - the eve of the of the Jubilee Party...

Disabled People Living In Fear

Over half (58%) of disabled people feel at risk of losing their jobs and one in two (53%) have experienced bullying or harassment at...

Turkey on the Precipice of Change

On April 16, Turkey held a historic and controversial referendum brought forward by the governing Justice and Development Party (AKP) and the Nationalist Movement...

More Chaos As UK Snap Election Announced

Theresa May today performed a U-turn that shocked the nation, calling for a snap General Election on June 8. She had previously ruled out going...

Asian Immigrants Turning Kenya’s Political Tide

When he first won the Kisumu East parliamentary seat in 2007, few Kenyans thought he would go beyond the first term. But Shakeel Ahmed...

Prison for African Migrants in Libya

The detention camps of migrants from sub-Saharan Africa in Libya are sheds, Arjan Hehenkamp, Executive Director of Doctors Without Borders (MSF) Netherlands, said upon his...

Justice in the Ivory Coast

The Abidjan Assize Court acquitted the ex-Lady of Côte d'Ivoire on Tuesday 28 March, Simone Gbagbo. She was judged for nearly 10 months for...

Reconcilation Conference in Mali

Former rebels and political opponents boycotting the national reconciliation conferenceThe Charter for peace, unity and reconciliation will not be produced at the end of...

More Seats For Women in the National Assembly in Benin

 Women represent only 8% of the MPs in the 7th legislature. Possible solutions to rectify the shooting, during a meeting this morning in Cotonou,...

Islamabad Hosted the 10-Nation ECO Summit

Pakistan has hosted 10-nation Economic Cooperation Organization’s 13th Summit in its capital Islamabad on this Wednesday.All the participants pledged to collectively fight the "challenge...


Decipher Middle East: The White Revolution and the last of the Khans


Merkel in Africa?


America’s Uncontested Elections


Israel: leading the way


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