Nairobi is confident that proposed amendments will pass, but participating states are unlikely to allow major revisions to Hague court’s founding statute.
Lawyers and supporters of devolution say a legal threshold would provide a safeguard on removing governors from office.
Recent murders of women who testified against a man accused of violent crime expose serious flaws in the system.
Judges issue stern warning to prosecutors as trial is adjourned until June 16.
Hague court is seeking Walter Barasa’s extradition on charges of interfering with its witnesses.
Regional officials to discuss an African court that would prosecute war crimes, but not hold national leaders to account.
Critics question legitimacy of ongoing counter-terrorism operation.
Analysts doubt that court signatories will use political leverage to advance cases.
Authorities struggle to bring prosecutions for what many still view as a legitimate cultural practice.
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Activists fight traditions that exclude female worshippers from communal prayers.
The war confounds young people’s efforts to revitalise Ukraine’s embattled east and counter Russian propaganda.