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ICC Prosecutors to Appeal Gbagbo Acquittal on War Crimes Charges

Prosecutors at the International Criminal Court say they will appeal Tuesday’s surprise acquittal of former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo of crimes against humanity in connection with the deadly violence after his loss in the …

ICC Judges: Former Ivory Coast President Gbagbo Should be Released

THE HAGUE International Criminal Court judges say former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo and a former government minister should be released immediately following their acquittal on charges of involvement in deadly post-election violence in 2010.…

Kenya’s Leader Vows to Hunt Down Terrorists After Deadly Attack

NAIROBI, KENYA Kenya’s president on Wednesday vowed to track down terrorists who staged a deadly assault the day before on a hotel-and-office complex in an upscale suburb of Nairobi.

President Uhuru Kenyatta said all attackers …

Nigerian Opposition Candidate Says He Would Remove Multiple Exchange Rate

LAGOS The main opposition candidate for next month’s presidential election in Nigeria said on Wednesday he would eliminate multiple exchange rates to attract foreign investors.

Atiku Abubakar, a businessman who served as vice president between …

Anguished Families Identify Victims After Kenya Hotel Attack

NAIROBI, KENYA Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has announced that a 19-hour siege on the DusitD2 hotel and office complex in Nairobi is over, but the Kenyan Red Cross said Wednesday that dozens of people are …