Among the victims are two best friends who were aid workers in Somalia, and the American managing director of a global consulting company.
Fourteen civilians died in the attack, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said.
The siege comes three years to the day since al-Shabaab militants attacked a Kenyan military outpost in Somalia.
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“In the next years, we will hear a lot about authoritarianism in Brazil, but we will also hear a lot about resistance,” Brazilian congresswoman Maria do Rosário said.
Erika Hilton and Erica Malunguinho are not afraid of Brazil’s new far-right president, but they are under no illusions about the struggle ahead.
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Sahle-Work Zewde’s historic appointment comes after an unprecedented push to achieve gender balance within Ethiopia’s government.
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Sharon Otieno’s killing earlier this month had put “sugar daddy” culture in Kenya under the spotlight.
A judge ruled that Kenyan society was not so weak that it could be shaken by a love story about two women.
Kenya’s ban on Rafiki, a love story between two Kenyan women, must be lifted in order for it to be considered for an Academy Award next year.
The horrific death of 26-year-old Sharon Otieno has people demanding answers, and questioning the culture of “sugar daddy” relationships.
Bobi Wine, a former singer who is now a thorn in the side of Uganda’s president, wrote a harrowing Facebook post about being kicked and beaten in the head and testicles while he was under arrest.
Nelson Chamisa's supporters hoped he would make history in Zimbabwe. But mistakes he made himself could have cost him.
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At least 50 officers interrupted a press conference held by Nelson Chamisa, physically intimidating journalists and trying to force them out onto the street.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who forced Robert Mugabe out of office in November, managed to extend his term in an extremely tight race.
Opposition supporters in the capital were met with gunfire, tear gas, water cannons, and tanks.