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Kenyan family files lawsuit against Boeing over Ethiopian Airlines crash

Apr 17 2019

NAIROBI A Kenyan family has filed a lawsuit in Chicago against American aviation giant Boeing over a March 10 Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed 157 people, lawyers and family members said on Tuesday. | Video

Kenyan family files lawsuit against Boeing over Ethiopian Airlines crash

Apr 16 2019

NAIROBI, April 16 A Kenyan family has filed a lawsuit in Chicago against American aviation giant Boeing over a March 10 Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed 157 people, lawyers and family members said on Tuesday.

From birth to death: an archive of vanishing African rituals seeks a home

Mar 04 2019

NAIROBI Whirling masked spirits clad in raffia and laughing children daubed with clay dance across the pages of "African Twilight", the latest book by two photographers documenting rapidly vanishing rituals across the continent.

Kenya bomber's journey offers cautionary tale of intelligence failures

Jan 31 2019

NAIROBI/MOMBASA, Kenya The bomber who blew himself up outside a Nairobi hotel this month, launching an attack that killed 21 people, was already so well-known to Kenyan police that they had emblazoned his face across billboards under the slogan "WANTED: DEAD OR ALIVE".

South Sudan embraces old enemy Sudan, now rocked by protests

Jan 24 2019

UNITY OILFIELD, South Sudan Embattled Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir is receiving words of support from some unlikely places as he faces deadly protests calling for him to step down.

South Sudan starts repairs, pumping oil from wells damaged in the civil war: minister

Jan 21 2019

JUBA South Sudan has begun to repair and pump oil from wells damaged in the civil war and will ramp up production by the end of the year, the oil minister told Reuters ahead of a Monday trip to the oil fields. 

RPT-After Westgate debacle, quick end to latest Kenyan attack shows progress

Jan 21 2019

NAIROBI, Jan 20 The relatively swift end to an attack on a Nairobi hotel and office complex highlights improvements in Kenya's counterterrorism capabilities since Somali militants overran a shopping mall in the same neighbourhood five years ago.

After Westgate debacle, quick end to latest Kenyan attack shows progress

Jan 20 2019

NAIROBI The relatively swift end to an attack on a Nairobi hotel and office complex highlights improvements in Kenya's counterterrorism capabilities since Somali militants overran a shopping mall in the same neighborhood five years ago.

Kenya hotel siege over, militants and at least 21 victims dead

Jan 17 2019

NAIROBI Kenyan security forces have killed all the Somali militants who stormed an upscale Nairobi hotel compound, taking at least 21 lives and forcing hundreds of people into terrifying escapes, the government said on Wednesday. | Video

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