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Kenya’s Muslims: a divided society with little political affect

Graffiti in Muslim-dominated Mombasa rally towards the 2017 elections with the Kiswahili slogan "Kura ni Haramu" ("voting is haram/forbidden"). Photo by Janer Murikira/picture alliance through Getty Images Kenyan Muslims performed a position within the push to repeal repressive political legal guidelines within the nation within the early Nineties. But Muslims, who make up 11% of the inhabitants, have but to take pleasure in the fruits of their activist labor. This is as a result of they continue to be shared. Their…

Blinken travels to Africa ‘to counter Russian influence’ on the continent

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrives in South Africa on Sunday to kick off a three-country tour that will also take him to DR Congo and Rwanda, aimed at "strategizing to counter Russian efforts to undermine democracy in Africa “, according to a political scientist based in France. Russia, France and now the United States. "It's as if a new cold war is being played out in…

A ‘New Cold War’ as Russia, France and the US vie for influence in Africa

Russian, French and American leaders are criss-crossing Africa to win support for their positions on the war in Ukraine, waging what some say is the most intense competition for influence on the continent since the Cold War. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and French President Emmanuel Macron are each visiting several African countries this week. Samantha Power, director of the…

The EIGS group is increasing its affect within the northern a part of

In Niger, the interior ministers, defense and humanitarian action went to the scene of the Tillia massacre on Thursday in the Tahoua region, in the north of the country. Several attacks have taken place in the last ten days in the region. All indications are that they would be implemented by the Islamic State in the Greater Sahara (EIGS). EIGS has largely expanded its grip on this part of the three…

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