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James Macharia

James Macharia

    ANC considers holding an early conference to replace its top leadership
    ANC considers holding an early conference to replace its top leadership
    The meeting is scheduled to take place in December 2017, but party officials say they may need more time to prepare for the 2019 national elections.
    Herman Mashaba elected Johannesburg mayor, marking the end of ANC rule in the city
    Herman Mashaba elected Johannesburg mayor, marking the end of ANC rule in the city
    The DA has reshaped the political landscape of South Africa following victories in Tshwane and Johannesburg.
    Trials of Kenya's leaders threaten to reopen old wounds
    Trials of Kenya's leaders threaten to reopen old wounds
    For the International Criminal Court, the first trial involving a sitting president is its biggest test to date.
    Kenya: Fears of another violent election
    Kenya: Fears of another violent election
    Alliances forged by Kenya's presidential contenders are lining up a repeat of a ethnic-based contest that exploded in the 2007 vote.
    Deep Read: Kenya's coast is far from clear
    Deep Read: Kenya's coast is far from clear
    The separatist campaign on Kenya's coast taps into deep local grievances over land ownership and employment being in the hands of outsiders.
    Bomb blast kills 10 in Kenya
    Bomb blast kills 10 in Kenya
    At least ten people were killed in grenade attacks on Sunday at two churches in Garissa, a town in northern Kenya.