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B. 2001-01-27 17 die in violence, riots spread Zanzibar, Tanzania
2. 2001-04-20 Riots leave 24 dead Ethiopia
D. 2001-05-26 Powell meets Kenya's president Kenya
4. 2001-11-14 Opposition slams graft ruling Kenya
F. 2001-12-12 Dissent threatens Congo talks Kenya
G. 2002-02-09 Sacred artefact returned Ethiopia
H. 2002-04-13 New Ethiopia-Eritrea border revealed Ethiopia
I. 2002-05-25 Fifteen die in protest Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
2002-06-29 Moi seeks to prolong rule Kenya



    
    


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Accord moves Sudan closer to peace. Kenya Kibaki declared president. Kenya Kenyan in surprise Nobel peace win Sudan factions pledge to end war. Kenya   Historic Sudan peace accord signed  Kenya: After nearly 3 years of negotiations, Sudan's government and main rebel group have signed comprehensive accords At least 18 dead in clash. Ethiopia Lawmaker quits in asylum row. Netherlands Somalia targets Islamists' escape African snub to Sudan over Darfur. Ethiopia African leaders side with Mugabe. Tanzania Aid stopped after kidnap   Somalia: The UN has stopped distributing food in Mogadishu, after government troops abducted the local head of the World Food Program Riots erupt after president re-elected Map of Nairobi Kenya


year 2002 Top ^

Jun.29  Moi seeks to prolong rule
 2 dead in poll violence
 Kenyans vote as Moi bows out
 Opposition headed for landslide victory
 President-elect vows to tackle corruption
 Kibaki sworn in


year 2003 Top ^

 Thousands mourn death of princess
 Women stage rape protest
 Moi will not be prosecuted


year 2004 Top ^

 Corruption claims condemned
 Warlord Yusuf named president


year 2005 Top ^

 Ethiopians flock to cast ballots
 Fresh aid sought for Darfur work
 Prime Minister defends crackdown
 Cautious welcome for G8 debt deal
 UN demands halt to Eritrea order


year 2006 Top ^

 Armed raids on paper
 PM warns of terror threat
 UN: Climate change deniers 'out of time'
 Flood rescue gathers pace
 Islamist warning for peacekeeper force
 Ethiopia PM admits Somalia action
 Somalia peace hopes stalled
 Somalia OKs humanitarian flights
 Government seeks control
 Mogadishu crowds greet Somali PM


year 2007 Top ^

 Somalia offers Islamists amnesty
 Prime minister: Major fighting over
 Kenyans close border with Somalia
 Sudan under pressure at AU summit
 AU fails to secure Somali force
 African leaders in Zimbabwe talks
 Top US envoy on Somalia mission
 3 killed in bombings as U.N. official visits
 Ethiopia PM attacks UN on Somalia
 Kenyans vote amid fears of fraud
 Count halted amid unrest
  Kenya: Government has suspended all live TV broadcasts as violence engulfed Nairobi following the re-election of incumbent president Mwai Kibaki
 Odinga rejects poll result  Kibaki named victor in Kenya vote Election violence kills 'at least 124'   Kenya: Opposition supporters fought with police a day after President Kibaki was returned to power in elections marred by accusations of vote-riggi...

year 2008 Top ^

 EU casts doubts over Kenyan poll Water cannon used on march
. Kenya  Party to defy protest ban  Opposition plans new rally Civil unrest damaging Kenya's economy  Attorney General calls for vote probe  Peacemaker Tutu slams Kenya elite  New elections called  Kibaki hints at power-sharing deal  Kenya diplomatic moves intensify President Kibaki invites foe to talks. Kenya  Opposition cancel rally as death toll climbs  Kenya faces 3 days of rallies Opposition wins two posts. Kenya  Rivals clash over speaker  Protest enters second day Police shoot protesters. Kenya  '7 dead' in Kenyan protests  Protesters to mount boycott  Renewed ethnic clashes   Rivals hold 'ice-breaker' talks  Kenya: President Kibaki and opposition leader Odinga met for the first time since disputed election, under the auspices of former Kofi Annan  Annan hits out at Kenya 'abuses'  Annan calls for end to violent spiral  Police deny shoot-to-kill order  Talks on hold as lawmaker killed  Deal will create joint government  Kenyans to review disputed poll  Bush signs aid deal with Tanzania  Annan threatens to leave talks Poll negotiations suspended. Kenya   Rivals sign power-sharing deal  Kenya: President Kibaki and opposition leader Odinga agreed to form a coalition government after weeks of wrangling President pushes peace deal. Kenya  Lawmakers passes power-sharing deal  Relief agencies: Somalia too dangerous  Kenyan leaders in conflict over Cabinet   Odinga named PM in bid to end vote crisis   Kenya: President Kibaki named rival Raila Odinga as prime minister, implementing a power-sharing deal after protracted negotiations  Report: Gang members killed in protests     Unity government sworn in  Kenya: Kenya swore in a new Cabinet, split 50-50 between former bitter enemies from opposing parties Factions sign peace deal
  Somalia: The government has signed a peace deal with an opposition bloc aimed at ending 17 years of conflict in the country
 Islamist rejects peace deal African trade blocs agree to merge
  President quits amid power struggle  Somalia: Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed announced his resignation amid a power struggle with the African nation's prime minister and parliament

year 2009 Top ^

Clinton to hold key Somalia talks
. Kenya

year 2010 Top ^

 Kenyan leaders could face charges More AU troops to Somalia    Uganda: The African Union summit ended without a resolution to change the mandate of its mission in Somalia from peacekeeping to peace enforcing  President appeals for peaceful voting

year 2011 Top ^

 Militants: Aid ban in Somalia still in place Amnesty offered to Somalia insurgents
Funeral for Nobel winner Maathai. Kenya

year 2012 Top ^

ICRC suspends Somalia aid distribution
Government minister among 6 killed in helicopter crash. Kenya   Ethiopian PM Meles Zenawi dies  Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi has died at the age of 57 in a hospital abroad, state media say, after weeks of illness Leaders attending Meles funeral. Ethiopia   Sudan and South Sudan hold talks   Ethiopia: The leaders of Sudan and South Sudan have held direct talks in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa aimed at resolving long-running disputes

year 2013 Top ^

  Sudan leaders back buffer zone
  Ethiopia: The leaders of Sudan and South Sudan have reaffirmed their commitment to setting up a buffer zone on their shared border and resuming oil exports   Kenyatta ahead in Kenya vote count  Uhuru Kenyatta, who faces trial at the ICC next month, has established a large lead over rival Raila Odinga in early results from Kenya's presidential...   Kenya election votes 'doctored'   The ballot count in Kenya's presidential elections has been rigged, says the running mate of Prime Minister Raila Odinga Vote count 'gives Kenyatta victory'
Kenya poll a 'triumph of democracy'   Kenyatta wins Kenyan presidency
  Kenya's Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta has been confirmed as the winner of the presidential election, and vowed to work with his rivals
 Kenyatta won 50.07% of the vote narrowly avoiding a run-off. Raila Odinga, alleged massive fraud
Raila Odinga 'to continue struggle peacefully'. Kenya Kenya court upholds Kenyatta win
  Kenya's Supreme Court has upheld Uhuru Kenyatta's presidential election victory, rejecting several petitions challenging the vote IMF recognises Somalia government

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January 2014 ... more > Top ^
South Sudan, rebels reach ceasefire
Map of Addis Ababa Ethiopia
  Ethiopia: The government and rebels signed a cease-fire deal in Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa, after more than a month of fighting


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South Sudan rivals agree peace deal
Map of Addis Ababa Ethiopia
  Ethiopia: South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar have agreed a peace deal after a five-month conflict


September 2014 ... more > Top ^
Al-Shabab names new leader after Godane death in US strike  Somalia: Somalia's Islamist group al-Shabab has named Ahmad Umar as successor to former leader Ahmed Abdi Godane, who was killed in a US air strike

year 2015 Top ^



April 2015 ... more > Top ^
Kenya mourns victims of Garissa al-Shabab attack
  Kenya has begun three days of mourning following the massacre of over 100 students by militant group al-Shabab Kenyatta vows tough response to Garissa attack
Map of Garissa Kenya  President Uhuru Kenyatta has vowed to respond 'in the severest ways possible' to the al-Shabab militant attack on Garissa university


Aid stopped after kidnap   Somalia: The UN has stopped distributing food in Mogadishu, after government troops abducted the local head of the World Food Program ICRC suspends Somalia aid distribution Kibaki declared president. Kenya Riots erupt after president re-elected Map of Nairobi Kenya




East Africa, Politics Aid Timeline ... See World Aid timeline Top ^
2005
May.25  Fresh aid sought for Darfur work
Jun.11  Cautious welcome for G8 debt deal
2006
Nov.19  Flood rescue gathers pace
Dec.28  Somalia OKs humanitarian flights
2007
Oct.17
2008
Mar.25  Relief agencies: Somalia too dangerous
2011
Jul.22  Militants: Aid ban in Somalia still in place
2012
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East Africa, Politics Election, Vote Timeline ... See World Election, Vote timeline Top ^
2002
Dec.26  2 dead in poll violence
Dec.27  Kenyans vote as Moi bows out
Dec.28  Opposition headed for landslide victory
Dec.29
Dec.30  Kibaki sworn in
2004
Oct.10  Warlord Yusuf named president
2005
May.15  Ethiopians flock to cast ballots
2007
Dec.26  Kenyans vote amid fears of fraud
Dec.29  Count halted amid unrest
Dec.30
  Kenya: Government has suspended all live TV broadcasts as violence engulfed Nairobi following the re-election of incumbent president Mwai Kibaki
Dec.30  Odinga rejects poll result Dec.30  Kibaki named victor in Kenya vote Dec.31 Election violence kills 'at least 124'   Kenya: Opposition supporters fought with police a day after President Kibaki was returned to power in elections marred by accusations of vote-riggi... 2008 Jan.1  EU casts doubts over Kenyan poll Jan.3  Attorney General calls for vote probe Jan.4  New elections called Feb.15  Kenyans to review disputed poll 2010 Aug.3  President appeals for peaceful voting 2013 Mar.5 Kenyatta ahead in Kenya vote count  Uhuru Kenyatta, who faces trial at the ICC next month, has established a large lead over rival Raila Odinga in early results from Kenya's presidential... Mar.7 Kenya election votes 'doctored'   The ballot count in Kenya's presidential elections has been rigged, says the running mate of Prime Minister Raila Odinga Mar.8 Vote count 'gives Kenyatta victory' Mar.9 Kenyatta wins Kenyan presidency
  Kenya's Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta has been confirmed as the winner of the presidential election, and vowed to work with his rivals
 Kenyatta won 50.07% of the vote narrowly avoiding a run-off. Raila Odinga, alleged massive fraud
Mar.30 Raila Odinga 'to continue struggle peacefully'
. Kenya Mar.30 Kenya court upholds Kenyatta win   Kenya's Supreme Court has upheld Uhuru Kenyatta's presidential election victory, rejecting several petitions challenging the vote



East Africa, Politics Border Conflict Politics Timeline ... See World Border Conflict Politics timeline Top ^
2007 Jan.3  Kenyans close border with Somalia 2013 Jan.5   Sudan leaders back buffer zone  Ethiopia: The leaders of Sudan and South Sudan have reaffirmed their commitment to setting up a buffer zone on their shared border and resuming oil exports



East Africa, Politics Government Timeline ... See World Government timeline Top ^
2006 Dec.28  Government seeks control 2008 Mar.28  Kenyan leaders in conflict over Cabinet Apr.17   Unity government sworn in  Kenya: Kenya swore in a new Cabinet, split 50-50 between former bitter enemies from opposing parties 2011 Aug.9 Amnesty offered to Somalia insurgents
2013 Apr.12 IMF recognises Somalia government



East Africa, Politics Warning Timeline ... See World Warning timeline Top ^
2006 Dec.7  Islamist warning for peacekeeper force



East Africa, Politics Summit Timeline ... See World Summit timeline Top ^
2007 Jan.28  Sudan under pressure at AU summit Jan.30  AU fails to secure Somali force Mar.29 African leaders side with Mugabe
. Tanzania 2010 Jul.27 More AU troops to Somalia    Uganda: The African Union summit ended without a resolution to change the mandate of its mission in Somalia from peacekeeping to peace enforcing



East Africa, Politics Immigration Timeline ... See World Immigration timeline Top ^
2006 May.16 Lawmaker quits in asylum row
. Netherlands



East Africa, Politics Visit Timeline ... See World Visit timeline Top ^
2007 Apr.7  Top US envoy on Somalia mission May.12  3 killed in bombings as U.N. official visits 2008 Jan.4  Peacemaker Tutu slams Kenya elite Jan.7  Kenya diplomatic moves intensify Jan.29  Annan calls for end to violent spiral



East Africa, Politics Agreement Timeline ... See World Agreement timeline Top ^
2002 Jul.20 Accord moves Sudan closer to peace
. Kenya 2004 Nov.18 Sudan factions pledge to end war. Kenya 2005 Jan.9   Historic Sudan peace accord signed  Kenya: After nearly 3 years of negotiations, Sudan's government and main rebel group have signed comprehensive accords 2008 Feb.8  Deal will create joint government Feb.17  Bush signs aid deal with Tanzania Feb.28 Rivals sign power-sharing deal  Kenya: President Kibaki and opposition leader Odinga agreed to form a coalition government after weeks of wrangling Jun.9 Factions sign peace deal
  Somalia: The government has signed a peace deal with an opposition bloc aimed at ending 17 years of conflict in the country
2014 Jan.23 South Sudan, rebels reach ceasefire
Map of Addis Ababa Ethiopia
  Ethiopia: The government and rebels signed a cease-fire deal in Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa, after more than a month of fighting
May.9 South Sudan rivals agree peace deal Map of Addis Ababa Ethiopia
  Ethiopia: South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar have agreed a peace deal after a five-month conflict




East Africa, Politics Human Rights Timeline ... See World Human Rights timeline Top ^
2003 Dec.21  Moi will not be prosecuted 2005 Jun.10  Prime Minister defends crackdown 2006 Mar.2  Armed raids on paper 2008 Jan.26  Annan hits out at Kenya 'abuses'



East Africa, Politics Talks Timeline ... See World Talks timeline Top ^
2007 Mar.28  African leaders in Zimbabwe talks 2008 Jan.7 President Kibaki invites foe to talks
. Kenya Jan.24 Rivals hold 'ice-breaker' talks  Kenya: President Kibaki and opposition leader Odinga met for the first time since disputed election, under the auspices of former Kofi Annan Jan.31  Talks on hold as lawmaker killed Feb.25  Annan threatens to leave talks Feb.26 Poll negotiations suspended. Kenya 2009 Aug.5 Clinton to hold key Somalia talks. Kenya 2012 Sep.23   Sudan and South Sudan hold talks   Ethiopia: The leaders of Sudan and South Sudan have held direct talks in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa aimed at resolving long-running disputes



East Africa, Politics Political Leaders Timeline ... See World Political Leaders timeline Top ^
2002 Jun.29  Moi seeks to prolong rule Dec.29  President-elect vows to tackle corruption 2008 Jan.5  Kibaki hints at power-sharing deal Apr.13 Odinga named PM in bid to end vote crisis   Kenya: President Kibaki named rival Raila Odinga as prime minister, implementing a power-sharing deal after protracted negotiations Dec.29 President quits amid power struggle  Somalia: Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed announced his resignation amid a power struggle with the African nation's prime minister and parliament 2010 Mar.31  Kenyan leaders could face charges 2013 Mar.9 Kenya poll a 'triumph of democracy'
2014 Sep.6 Al-Shabab names new leader after Godane death in US strike  Somalia: Somalia's Islamist group al-Shabab has named Ahmad Umar as successor to former leader Ahmed Abdi Godane, who was killed in a US air strike



East Africa, Politics Protest Timeline ... See World Protest timeline Top ^
2003 Aug.14  Women stage rape protest 2005 Jun.8 At least 18 dead in clash
. Ethiopia 2008 Jan.2 Water cannon used on march. Kenya Jan.2  Party to defy protest ban Jan.3  Opposition plans new rally Jan.11  Kenya faces 3 days of rallies Jan.16  Protest enters second day Jan.16 Police shoot protesters. Kenya Jan.17  '7 dead' in Kenyan protests Jan.18  Protesters to mount boycott Jan.20  Renewed ethnic clashes Apr.14  Report: Gang members killed in protests



East Africa, Politics Security Timeline ... See World Security timeline Top ^
2008 Jan.30  Police deny shoot-to-kill order 2015 Apr.4 Kenyatta vows tough response to Garissa attack Map of Garissa Kenya  President Uhuru Kenyatta has vowed to respond 'in the severest ways possible' to the al-Shabab militant attack on Garissa university



East Africa, Politics Obituary Timeline ... See World Obituary timeline Top ^
2003 Apr.13  Thousands mourn death of princess 2011 Oct.8 Funeral for Nobel winner Maathai
. Kenya 2012 Jun.10 Government minister among 6 killed in helicopter crash. Kenya Aug.20 Ethiopian PM Meles Zenawi dies  Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi has died at the age of 57 in a hospital abroad, state media say, after weeks of illness Sep.1 Leaders attending Meles funeral. Ethiopia 2015 Apr.4 Kenya mourns victims of Garissa al-Shabab attack   Kenya has begun three days of mourning following the massacre of over 100 students by militant group al-Shabab



East Africa, Politics Parliament Timeline ... See World Parliament timeline Top ^
2008 Jan.15 Opposition wins two posts
. Kenya Jan.15  Rivals clash over speaker Mar.6 President pushes peace deal. Kenya Mar.18  Lawmakers passes power-sharing deal