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Gregory Warner

Gregory Warner appears in the following:

Stop The Foreign Music! African Pop Stars Ask For Government Help

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Musicians in Kenya want a law forcing radio stations to play 70 percent local music. Nigeria and South Africa have similar rules. But this kind of protectionism could backfire.

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Catholic Bishops In Kenya Call For A Boycott Of Polio Vaccines

Sunday, August 09, 2015

Africa marks one year without polio on Tuesday. But there are now concerns in Kenya, where bishops have declared a boycott of the vaccine on the eve of a WHO polio vaccination campaign.

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Burundi's Former Intelligence Chief Assassinated

Monday, August 03, 2015

The killing was a surgical strike that many believe was carried out by members of the military. Many worry that if the army is pulled into political divisions, the country is headed toward civil war.

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President Obama Addresses African Union In Ethiopia

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

President Obama addressed the African Union in Ethiopia on Tuesday, becoming the first sitting U.S. president to do so. He encouraged African leaders to end political corruption.

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Obama Becomes First Sitting U.S. President To Visit Ethiopia

Monday, July 27, 2015

President Obama visited Ethiopia Monday on the first visit ever by a sitting U.S. president to that Horn of Africa nation. He spoke about human rights after a meeting with Ethiopia's prime minister.

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Obama Talks Candidly About Flaws In Kenya's Society

Monday, July 27, 2015

On a trip to Kenya, a first for a sitting president, Barack Obama took advantage of his heritage. The first Kenyan-American president wrestled with tension between his office and family obligations.

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On A Visit To Kenya, Obama Addresses Fight Against Extremists

Saturday, July 25, 2015

President Obama made an official visit to the capital of Nairobi on Saturday, where he's speaking at the annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit. He also met with leaders in the region.

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Obama Gets A Warm Welcome In His Father's Homeland

Saturday, July 25, 2015

There's a festive air in Nairobi with the arrival of President Obama for his first visit since being elected. His focus is on promoting African entrepreneurs and getting electricity to rural areas.

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Obama Embarks On First Trip To Kenya As President

Friday, July 24, 2015

President Obama arrives in Kenya on Friday for his first visit to his father's homeland since becoming president. He will address an African entrepreneur conference.

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Obama's Roots A Source Of Pride — And Discord — In Kenya

Friday, July 24, 2015

When President Obama was elected in 2008, Kenyans rejoiced. U.S.-Kenya relations have had ups and downs since then. Kenyans now eagerly await Obama's first presidential visit to his father's homeland.

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Obama Thinks Solar Power Will Boost Kenya; Kenyans Aren't So Sure

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Are solar panels the best way to connect millions of Africans to electricity? That's the plan the president will tout on his visit to Kenya. Critics ask: What about tapping into power lines?

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The Target Of A Major Terror Attack, A Kenyan Mall Reopens

Monday, July 20, 2015

Nearly two years after a terror attack killed 67 people, Kenya's Westgate Mall is reopening in Nairobi. It comes just in time for a visit to Kenya this week by President Obama.

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Above The Law, A Militia Threatens To Push Burundi To The Brink

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

They like to cast themselves as Boy Scouts, but dress as police and often resort to violence to quell dissent in the run-up to a controversial election. A rare interview with one militia member.

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Out Of Broken English, A Film Crafts A Call For Classroom Repairs

Sunday, July 05, 2015

Three high school students in Zanzibar have won a prize for a film that tackles a fierce debate: Should the teacher speak in English or the mother tongue? (This piece originally aired June 25, 2015.)

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No Easy Answers At Nairobi Summit On Countering Extremism

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Researchers at the international meeting shared some surprising responses from militants who were surveyed about their motivations for embracing terrorism.

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Teens Make Film In Broken English To Explain Why They'll Fail English

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Three high schoolers in Zanzibar have won a prize for a film tackling a fierce debate in African classrooms: Should the teacher instruct in English or the mother tongue?

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The Trouble That's Brewing In Burundi

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

Protesters are marching against the president's plan for a third term. Some 100,000 refugees have fled. The fear is that one of the world's poorest countries could slip back into civil war.

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A Taxi App Aims To Build Trust Where Crime Is High

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

In Nairobi, people don't like getting into cabs driven by strangers. They prefer to call drivers they know or who their friends recommend. A new app assigns drivers a trust score based on social ties.

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Can Kenya Convince Somali Refugees To Head Home?

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Kenya wants to close the sprawling refugee camp on its border with Somalia. But the UN says it will do so only if residents leave voluntarily. One man has been tapped to help the refugees return home.

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How The World's Largest Refugee Camp Remade A Generation Of Somalis

Thursday, May 28, 2015

In the 1990s, hundreds of thousands of Somalis fled war and found a new home — and new opportunities — in Dadaab, a refugee camp in Kenya.

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