Eyder Peralta Eyder Peralta is NPR's East Africa correspondent based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Finding Justice For Rape In Kenya

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This App Could Make Roads In Uganda Safer

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Ethiopia Announces Peace Deal With Eritrea

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How Scientists In Kenya Are Trying To Understand Cow Emissions

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News Brief: New Trump Tower Meeting Documents, NAFTA, Burundi Referendum

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Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza in 2016. A referendum could extend his time in office for decades. Renovat Ndabashinze/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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Tension Grows Around Referendum In Burundi

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Scientific Debate Centers On Giant Crack In Africa's Rift Valley

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Rescuers carry a victim's body from a residential area after the Patel dam burst its bank at Solai. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Dam Collapse Leaves More Than 40 People Dead In Kenya

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Stella Nyanzi arrives at the High Court in Kampala, Uganda, in April 2017. She had been jailed for "cyber-harassment" of the president. Isaac Kasamani/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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She Strips, She Swears, She Goes To Jail ... For The Good Of Her Country

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Rothschild's giraffe at Lake Nakuru, Great Rift Valley, Kenya. A community project at Kenya's Lake Baringo is attempting to save the subspecies. Education Images/UIG via Getty Images hide caption

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'A Silent Extinction': Finding Peace And Saving Giraffes On A Lake In Kenya

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A woman walks with orphans at an Addis Ababa orphanage in 2013. The number of Ethiopian children adopted by Americans fell from 2,511 in 2010 to 133 in 2016, according to the State Department. Ethiopia's parliament banned all foreign adoption in January. Sean Gallup/Getty Images hide caption

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In Ethiopia, A New Ban On Foreign Adoptions Is About National Pride

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Cambridge Analytica Scandal Ripples Across The World

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In East Africa, Musical Superstar Diamond Platnumz Sees His Music As Much More Than Art

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Sudan, the world's last male northern white rhino, grazes at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya in May 2017. The 45-year-old rhino's health started deteriorating in late February. STR/AP hide caption

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Sudan, World's Last Male Northern White Rhino, Dies

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