Daily Archives : 27th August 2010

Kenya: ICC complains over Bashir visit

Kenya: ICC complains over Bashir visit

The International Criminal Court (ICC)said Friday that it was reporting indicted Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir’s visit to Kenya to the UN Security Council, so that appropriate steps might be taken. Bashir attended the ceremony in Nairobi Friday 27th August to…

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Kenya: Christian Aid welcomes new constitution

Kenya: Christian Aid welcomes new constitution

Kenya’s new constitution passed into law on Friday 27th August, replacing the country’s 1963 constitution. The law will ensure a more balanced and fair presidential system, which will include a devolved government, the enshrining of National Human Rights Commission and…

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Igniting Debate: Africa 50 years on

Igniting Debate: Africa 50 years on

This year, seventeen African countries are celebrating fifty years of self-governance and of these eight nations commemorate their independence in August.  The euphoria that gripped so many nations in 1960, proved to be a landmark moment in the continent’s history….

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