Special Report


Moi: The passing cloud that stayed

As former president turns 90, former allies share their story with him

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Common enemy drawing Africa’s top spies closerBy DANIEL KALINAKI | Sunday, August 31   2014 at  15:38

The African Union’s Special Representative for Counter-Terrorism Cooperation, Mr Francisco Madiera addresses the Press in Nairobi on August 26, 2014. PHOTO | BILLU MUTAI |  NATION MEDIA GROUP |

Transnational terrorism has become an existential threat

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Congolese gay who is branded 'The Antichrist'By IRIN | Saturday, August 30   2014 at  14:19

When Paul's family learnt he was gay, he was banished and abandoned. He quit school because no one would pay his fees. PHOTO | IRIN |

A familiar tale of ostracism, stigma and exploitation

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What did Nigeria's National Conference achieve?By ABDULLAHI TASIU ABUBAKAR | Friday, August 29   2014 at  11:23

President Goodluck Jonathan (front centre, in black) with a section of the delegates at the just concluded National Conference. PHOTO | AFP |

Delegates are optimistic the unity of the country will be preserved

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Botswana in the grip of election campaignsBy MTOKOZISI DUBE in Gaborone | Monday, August 18   2014 at  16:37

A supporter of President Ian Khama at a campaign rally. PHOTO | MTOKOZISI DUBE |

When the battle for votes went online

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