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B. 2015-04-11 Kenyan to U.N.: Relocate world's largest refugee camp Dadaab, Kenya
2. 2015-04-04 Kenya mourns victims of Garissa al-Shabab attack Kenya
3. 2015-04-04 Kenyatta vows tough response to Garissa attack Garissa, Kenya
4. 2015-04-03 Security questions as Garissa dead mourne Garissa, Kenya
F. 2015-02-01 S Sudan foes agree to end conflict Ethiopia
G. 2014-11-17 Kenyans protest attacks on women for wearing miniskirts Nairobi, Kenya
H. 2014-11-08 Ebola outbreak: Africa sets up $28.5m crisis fund Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
8. 2014-09-21 Kenya marks anniversary of deadly Westgate mall attack Nairobi, Kenya
2014-09-06 Al-Shabab names new leader after Godane death in US strike Somalia

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Kenyatta vows tough response to Garissa attack
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South Sudan rivals agree peace deal
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Africa heads to discuss South Sudan
Obama seeks business in Tanzania
IMF recognises Somalia government
Kenya court upholds Kenyatta win
Kenyatta wins Kenyan presidency
Kenya election votes 'doctored'
Kenyatta ahead in Kenya vote count
Sudan leaders back buffer zone
AU set to discuss Mali deployment
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Kenya court upholds Kenyatta win
Raila Odinga 'to continue struggle peacefully'
Kenyatta wins Kenyan presidency
Kenya poll a 'triumph of democracy'
Kenya election votes 'doctored'
Kenyatta ahead in Kenya vote count
2012
Sudan and South Sudan hold talks
Leaders attending Meles funeral
Ethiopian PM Meles Zenawi dies
Government minister among 6 killed in helicop...
Sudan and South Sudan hold talks
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2012 2012
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2012 2012
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2011
Somali militants threaten Kenya
Funeral for Nobel winner Maathai
Somali militants threaten Kenya
Crime
2011 2011
Crime
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2011 2011
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2010
More AU troops to Somalia
More AU troops to Somalia
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2010 2010
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2010 2010
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2009
Clinton to hold key Somalia talks
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2009 2009
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2009 2009
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2008
President quits amid power struggle
African trade blocs agree to merge
Factions sign peace deal
Unity government sworn in
Odinga named PM in bid to end vote crisis
President pushes peace deal
Rivals sign power-sharing deal
Poll negotiations suspended
Rivals hold 'ice-breaker' talks
Factions sign peace deal
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2008 2008
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2008 2008
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2007
Election violence kills 'at least 124'
Riots erupt after president re-elected
Aid stopped after kidnap
African leaders side with Mugabe
Somalia targets Islamists' escape
Election violence kills 'at least 124'
Riots erupt after president re-elected
Aid stopped after kidnap
Election violence kills 'at least 124'
Riots erupt after president re-elected
2006
Lawmaker quits in asylum row
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2006 2006
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2006 2006
Crime
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2006 2006
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2005
At least 18 dead in clash
Historic Sudan peace accord signed
Historic Sudan peace accord signed
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2005 2005
Crime
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2005 2005
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2004
Sudan factions pledge to end war
Kenyan in surprise Nobel peace win
Sudan factions pledge to end war
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2004 2004
Crime
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2004 2004
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2002
Kibaki declared president
Accord moves Sudan closer to peace
Accord moves Sudan closer to peace
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2002 2002
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April 2015 ... more > Top ^
Apr. 11
  Deputy President William Ruto gave the UN refugee agency 3 months to relocate refugees from the Dadaab camp or 'we shall relocate them'
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
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 Apr. 3 Security questions as Garissa dead mourne   Kenya: Kenya is mourning 148 people killed in Thursday's al-Shabab attack on university campus, amid questions over why warnings were ignored

February 2015 ... more > Top ^
Feb.1 S Sudan foes agree to end conflict
. Ethiopia

year 2014 Top ^

Nov.17 Kenyans protest attacks on women for wearing miniskirts
Nov.8 Ebola outbreak: Africa sets up $28.5m crisis fund. Ethiopia Sep.21  Kenya marks anniversary of deadly Westgate mall attack 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 Aug.16  Kenya to close borders to travellers from Ebola states Jun.10  S Sudan rivals 'vow to end 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
May.8  Leaders to hold key S Sudan talks 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 Jan.3 Direct talks due on S Sudan truce. Ethiopia

year 2013 Top ^

Dec.26 Africa heads to discuss South Sudan
. Kenya Oct.12  AU demands Kenyatta trial delay Sep.29  Kenya to probe Westgate intelligence Sep.24  Kenya mourns mall attack victims Aug.28  Ethiopian Jews migrate to Israel Aug.10  Police looting in Kenya fire probed Jul.1 Obama seeks business in Tanzania Jun.29  Top Islamist flown to Mogadishu Apr.12 IMF recognises Somalia government Apr.8  New Kenya president to be sworn in Mar.30 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 Mar.9 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
Mar.8 Vote count 'gives Kenyatta victory'
Mar.7 Kenya election votes 'doctored' Mar.5 Kenyatta ahead in Kenya vote count Jan.26  AU set to discuss Mali deployment 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

year 2012 Top ^

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 Sep.1  Leaders attending Meles funeral 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 Jun.10  Government minister among 6 killed in helicopter crash Jan.12  ICRC suspends Somalia aid distribution

year 2011 Top ^

Oct.17  Somali militants threaten Kenya Oct.8  Funeral for Nobel winner Maathai Aug.9  Amnesty offered to Somalia insurgents Jul.22  Militants: Aid ban in Somalia still in place Jul.20  US to aid Islamist Somali areas Jul.16  UN flies aid to Islamist Somalia Jun.11  US hails death of al-Qaeda militant Jan.2  AU envoy warns Ivory Coast's Gbagbo

year 2010 Top ^

Aug.3  President appeals for peaceful voting 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 Mar.31  Kenyan leaders could face charges Mar.22  Bid on elephant ivory trade rejected Mar.10  Contractors divert Somalia aid

year 2009 Top ^

Aug.27  U.N. seeks $230M to fight Kenya hunger Aug.6  Clinton threatens Eritrea action Aug.5 Clinton to hold key Somalia talks
. Kenya Feb.2  Gaddafi elected as next AU leader

year 2008 Top ^

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 Dec.4  Kenya PM calls for Mugabe removal Nov.7  Summit demands action on DR Congo Oct.31 African trade blocs agree to merge
Jun.30  Kenya urges AU to suspend Mugabe Jun.10  Islamist rejects peace deal 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 Apr.17   Unity government sworn in  Kenya: Kenya swore in a new Cabinet, split 50-50 between former bitter enemies from opposing parties Apr.14  Report: Gang members killed in protests 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 Mar.28  Kenyan leaders in conflict over Cabinet Mar.25  Relief agencies: Somalia too dangerous Mar.18  Lawmakers passes power-sharing deal Mar.6 President pushes peace deal. Kenya Feb.28 Rivals sign power-sharing deal
  Kenya: President Kibaki and opposition leader Odinga agreed to form a coalition government after weeks of wrangling Feb.26 Poll negotiations suspended. Kenya Feb.25  Annan threatens to leave talks Feb.17  Bush signs aid deal with Tanzania Feb.15  Kenyans to review disputed poll Feb.8  Deal will create joint government Jan.31  Talks on hold as lawmaker killed Jan.30  Police deny shoot-to-kill order Jan.29  Annan calls for end to violent spiral Jan.26  Annan hits out at Kenya 'abuses' 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.20  Renewed ethnic clashes Jan.18  Protesters to mount boycott Jan.17  '7 dead' in Kenyan protests Jan.16  Protest enters second day Police shoot protesters. Kenya Jan.15 Opposition wins two posts. Kenya  Rivals clash over speaker Jan.11  Kenya faces 3 days of rallies Jan.7  Kenya diplomatic moves intensify President Kibaki invites foe to talks. Kenya  Opposition cancel rally as death toll climbs Jan.5  Kibaki hints at power-sharing deal Jan.4  New elections called Jan.3  Opposition plans new rally Civil unrest damaging Kenya's economy  Attorney General calls for vote probe Jan.2 Water cannon used on march. Kenya  Party to defy protest ban

year 2007 Top ^

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... Dec.30 Riots erupt after president re-elected
Map of Nairobi Kenya
  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 Dec.29  Count halted amid unrest Dec.26  Kenyans vote amid fears of fraud Oct.17 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 Mar.29 African leaders side with Mugabe. Tanzania Jan.29 African snub to Sudan over Darfur. Ethiopia Jan.2  Prime minister: Major fighting over Jan.1  Somalia offers Islamists amnesty Somalia targets Islamists' escape

year 2006 Top ^

Dec.29  Mogadishu crowds greet Somali PM Dec.28  Somalia OKs humanitarian flights May.16  Lawmaker quits in asylum row

year 2005 Top ^

Jun.8 At least 18 dead in clash
. Ethiopia 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

year 2004 Top ^

Nov.18 Sudan factions pledge to end war
. Kenya Oct.8  Kenyan in surprise Nobel peace win

year 2002 Top ^

Dec.29 Kibaki declared president
. Kenya Jul.20  Accord moves Sudan closer to peace


Ebola outbreak: Africa sets up $28.5m crisis fund. Ethiopia 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 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 Kenyatta wins Kenyan presidency




East Africa, Politics Aid Timeline ... See World Aid timeline Top ^
2014
Nov.8
2012
Jan.12  ICRC suspends Somalia aid distribution
2011
Jul.22  Militants: Aid ban in Somalia still in place
Jul.20  US to aid Islamist Somali areas
Jul.16  UN flies aid to Islamist Somalia
2010
Mar.10  Contractors divert Somalia aid
2009
Aug.27  U.N. seeks $230M to fight Kenya hunger
2008
Mar.25  Relief agencies: Somalia too dangerous
2007
Oct.17
2006
Dec.28  Somalia OKs humanitarian flights




East Africa, Politics Election, Vote Timeline ... See World Election, Vote timeline Top ^
2013
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Mar.30
Mar.9
  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.8 Vote count 'gives Kenyatta victory'
Mar.7 Kenya election votes 'doctored' Mar.5 Kenyatta ahead in Kenya vote count 2010 Aug.3  President appeals for peaceful voting 2008 Feb.15  Kenyans to review disputed poll Jan.4  New elections called Jan.3  Attorney General calls for vote probe 2007 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... Dec.30 Riots erupt after president re-elected Map of Nairobi Kenya
  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.29  Count halted amid unrest Dec.26  Kenyans vote amid fears of fraud 2002 Dec.29 Kibaki declared president. Kenya



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2014 Aug.16  Kenya to close borders to travellers from Ebola states 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 ^
2013 Apr.12 IMF recognises Somalia government
2011 Aug.9  Amnesty offered to Somalia insurgents 2008 Apr.17   Unity government sworn in  Kenya: Kenya swore in a new Cabinet, split 50-50 between former bitter enemies from opposing parties Mar.28  Kenyan leaders in conflict over Cabinet



East Africa, Politics Anniversary Timeline ... See World Anniversary timeline Top ^
2014 Sep.21  Kenya marks anniversary of deadly Westgate mall attack



East Africa, Politics Warning Timeline ... See World Warning timeline Top ^
2011 Oct.17  Somali militants threaten Kenya Jan.2  AU envoy warns Ivory Coast's Gbagbo



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2013 Oct.12  AU demands Kenyatta trial delay 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 2008 Nov.7  Summit demands action on DR Congo 2007 Mar.29 African leaders side with Mugabe
. Tanzania



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2015 Apr. 11 Kenyan to U.N.: Relocate world's largest refugee camp
Map of Dadaab Kenya
  Deputy President William Ruto gave the UN refugee agency 3 months to relocate refugees from the Dadaab camp or 'we shall relocate them'
2013 Aug.28  Ethiopian Jews migrate to Israel 2006 May.16  Lawmaker quits in asylum row



East Africa, Politics Political Probe Timeline ... See World Political Probe timeline Top ^
2013 Sep.29  Kenya to probe Westgate intelligence Aug.10  Police looting in Kenya fire probed



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2013 Jul.1 Obama seeks business in Tanzania
2009 Aug.6  Clinton threatens Eritrea action 2008 Jan.29  Annan calls for end to violent spiral Jan.7  Kenya diplomatic moves intensify



East Africa, Politics Agreement Timeline ... See World Agreement timeline Top ^
2015 Feb.1 S Sudan foes agree to end conflict
. Ethiopia 2014 Jun.10  S Sudan rivals 'vow to end 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
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 2008 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 Feb.28 Rivals sign power-sharing deal  Kenya: President Kibaki and opposition leader Odinga agreed to form a coalition government after weeks of wrangling Feb.17  Bush signs aid deal with Tanzania Feb.8  Deal will create joint government 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 2004 Nov.18 Sudan factions pledge to end war. Kenya 2002 Jul.20  Accord moves Sudan closer to peace



East Africa, Politics Human Rights Timeline ... See World Human Rights timeline Top ^
2008 Jan.26  Annan hits out at Kenya 'abuses'



East Africa, Politics Political Sanctions Timeline ... See World Political Sanctions timeline Top ^
2008 Jun.30  Kenya urges AU to suspend Mugabe



East Africa, Politics Talks Timeline ... See World Talks timeline Top ^
2014 May.8  Leaders to hold key S Sudan talks Jan.3 Direct talks due on S Sudan truce
. Ethiopia 2013 Dec.26 Africa heads to discuss South Sudan. Kenya Jan.26  AU set to discuss Mali deployment 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 2009 Aug.5 Clinton to hold key Somalia talks. Kenya 2008 Feb.26 Poll negotiations suspended. Kenya Feb.25  Annan threatens to leave talks Jan.31  Talks on hold as lawmaker killed 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.7 President Kibaki invites foe to talks. Kenya



East Africa, Politics Political Leaders Timeline ... See World Political Leaders timeline Top ^
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 2013 Apr.8  New Kenya president to be sworn in Mar.9 Kenya poll a 'triumph of democracy'
2010 Mar.31  Kenyan leaders could face charges 2009 Feb.2  Gaddafi elected as next AU leader 2008 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 Dec.4  Kenya PM calls for Mugabe removal 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 Jan.5  Kibaki hints at power-sharing deal



East Africa, Politics Protest Timeline ... See World Protest timeline Top ^
2014 Nov.17 Kenyans protest attacks on women for wearing miniskirts
2008 Apr.14  Report: Gang members killed in protests Jan.20  Renewed ethnic clashes Jan.18  Protesters to mount boycott Jan.17  '7 dead' in Kenyan protests Jan.16  Protest enters second day Jan.16 Police shoot protesters. Kenya Jan.11  Kenya faces 3 days of rallies Jan.3  Opposition plans new rally Jan.2 Water cannon used on march. Kenya Jan.2  Party to defy protest ban 2005 Jun.8 At least 18 dead in clash. Ethiopia



East Africa, Politics Security Timeline ... See World Security timeline Top ^
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 2008 Jan.30  Police deny shoot-to-kill order



East Africa, Politics Obituary Timeline ... See World Obituary timeline Top ^
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
Apr. 3 Security questions as Garissa dead mourne   Kenya: Kenya is mourning 148 people killed in Thursday's al-Shabab attack on university campus, amid questions over why warnings were ignored 2013 Sep.24  Kenya mourns mall attack victims 2012 Sep.1  Leaders attending Meles funeral 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 Jun.10  Government minister among 6 killed in helicopter crash 2011 Oct.8  Funeral for Nobel winner Maathai



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