Kenyan politicians and khat traders are calling on the government to initiate talks with British officials to reverse the ban on khat and save the multi-million dollar agricultural sector from collapsing.
Events in Egypt, where an elected Islamist president was ousted by the army, showed that power only comes from force, not democracy, Somali militant group al Shabaab said on Thursday.
The early morning lorries brought familiar foods to this depot in Southall, west London. There are aubergines, okra, and beans from Ghana. Other containers held herbs, or more exotic items, labelled jackfruit and breadfruit. But later a more controversial haul arrives: a load of qat that has just cleared customs at nearby Heathrow airport.
Cairo (CNN) -- Egypt's military deposed the country's first democratically elected president Wednesday night, installing the head of the country's highest court as an interim leader, the country's top general announced. Gen. Abdul Fattah Al-Sisi said the military was fulfilling its "historic responsibility" to protect the country by ousting Mohamed Morsy, the Western-educated Islamist leader elected a year ago.
Information used to obtain search warrants executed as part of a Toronto gang sweep will be kept secret until after Aug. 27, a judge ruled Tuesday. After the Star and counsel for other media outlets submitted an application to have the search warrants related to 12 addresses in Etobicoke and North York made public,
Somalia is planning to have it’s first telecommunications act bill to regulate and establish physical infrastructure in the telecommunications since the government of Siyad Barre was overthrown in 1991.