Sierra Leone Peacekeepers to Leave Somalia Mission
Sierra Leone — A Sierra Leone military official says the country is withdrawing from the African Union peacekeeping force in Somalia after being blocked from rotating its soldiers over concerns about the spread of Ebola.
Four killed after Maasai and Somalia herdsman clash at Kinango
MOMBASA (Xinhua) -- At least four people were killed and several others injured after two pastoralist communities fought over pasture in Kenya’s coastal region of Kinango, local official said on Thursday.
Kenya security law approved despite chaos in parliament
NAIROBI — Kenya’s parliament approved new anti-terrorism laws on Thursday after chaotic scenes in which opposition legislators, citing a threat to civil liberties and free speech, threw books at the Speaker, shouted, chanted and sprinkled water over his deputy.