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Latest update : 2017-10-25

Kenya on edge: Was the presidential re-run worth it?

Was Africa's first-ever annulment of a presidential election worth it? Ten weeks later, the opposition is boycotting this time and Kenya's Supreme Court - the same that cancelled the August 8 vote - failed to muster the needed quorum to hear an appeal on postponement on the eve of the re-run, this while another court condemned further improprieties at the IEBC.

Produced by Daniel BARNEY, Selina SYKES and Chris DAVIS.

By François PICARD

Our guests

Larry MADOWO

Columnist, Daily Nation

Najala NYABOLA

Writer and political analyst

Patrick GATHARA

Writer and cartoonist

Julie OWONO

Executive Director, Internet Without Borders

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2018-10-17 Debate

Where do you draw the line? Brexit deadline summit stumbles over Irish border

The Irish border is the biggest hurdle at a deadline summit on concluding the terms of divorce between Britain and the rest of the European Union. As a safeguard in case there's...

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2018-10-16 Debate

Macron malaise: Can the French president reverse his plummeting popularity?

You'd think it would be easy to appoint an interior minister. After a two-week vacancy and several snubs, Emmanuel Macron has settled on loyal insider Christophe Castaner. The...

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2018-10-15 Debate

Saudi Arabia under pressure: Crown prince defiant over Khashoggi disappearance

Can Mohammed bin Salman ride out the storm? The Saudi crown prince is defiant over threats of sanctions after the disappearance of Jamal Khashogghi. There's growing outrage over...

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2018-10-11 Debate

French club: Rwandan FM tipped to head group of Francophonie nations

The club of French-speaking nations is holding its bi-annual summit in the Armenian capital with at least two reasons to pay attention. For starters, the Francophonie, as it's...

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2018-10-10 Debate

Not fast enough: As planet warms, Europe spars over car emissions

Is now the time to be compromising on carbon emissions? EU environment ministers met on Tuesday, hot on the heels of a new UN climate report that warns it may already be too late...

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