Kagame became president in 2000, but had already wielded wide-ranging powers after the genocide was halted.
Of the 270 girls who were originally taken, about 60 escaped soon afterwards but around 100 are still believed to be in captivity.
Jihadists recruit from the ranks of the marginalised uneducated and poor youth
Joint force of 5 000 from five countries to take on jihadists at a cost of $471m to make it operational
There is "no way" Mugabe, would be arrested for the alleged assault, but it's expected the granting of diplomatic immunity to be challenged in court.
Sierra Leone’s president issued a desperate appeal for help a day after flooding ravaged the country’s capital
“Children have been left homeless, vulnerable and terrified. We must do all we can to protect them from disease and exploitation,”
Simon Achola, a reporter with government-owned Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC), said that security personnel took his ...