London split off the remote islands from Mauritius three years before Port Louis gained independence in 1968
The Iranian Embassy in Nairobi has dismissed reports that it tried assisting terror suspects escape from the country.
The party say her arrest is the latest example of a crackdown by the government against its critics
Osman Elmi Boqore was regarded as the oldest legislator in the country's parliament
Nearly seven million people or two-thirds of the country face extreme hunger - UN
Uganda’s ruling party has endorsed President Yoweri Museveni, 74, as its candidate in 2021 elections, which could see him seek a sixth term in office, a...
The International Court of Justice has been hearing a case brought by Somalia against Kenya over the dispute.
The spat is over alleged auctioning of oil and gas blocks in disputed territorial waters of the Indian Ocean.
Commissioner for Peace and Security says AU member states have agreed to address the scourge of extremism in a more comprehensive manner.
Cyril Ramaphosa will take over from Egypt's president Abdel Fattah el-Sisi