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What we’re reading, 11 November 2019

Each week the Foundation highlights a number of media articles that we have found interesting and relevant to governance in Africa. Sharing here is not an endorsement of the views linked, but a spur for further discussion. Join that discussion by engaging with one of our social media accounts, linked at the top of this page.

Major highlights of Kenya’s Census 2019 results

The released results of the Kenyan census show that the population has grown to 47.6 million people, an increase of 9.9 million since the last census was conducted.

'Today is a day of joy for Africa' - African Development Bank celebrates historic capital increase

All Africa (pan-Africa) reported that the African Development Bank (AfDB) has announced a capital boost of $115 billion from its shareholders, the largest in the bank’s history.

Congolese 'Terminator' warlord to be sentenced at ICC

Congolese ex-rebel leader, Bosco Ntaganda, has been convicted by the International Criminal Court for war crimes committed by rebel fighters that he led over 20 years ago.

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