The ruling party was a no-show at the commemoration, leaving a gaping hole on the stage that its opponents gladly filled
Voters depend on results of vital runoff election which may provide access to more foreign aid in the country.
Winning hearts and minds of northern Tuareg and Arab population would be a big challenge for the next government.
As political tension in Tunisia continues to rise, the need for concessions becomes more important than ever.
Violence stemming from rivalry between Murle and Lou Nuer tribes has sent at least 100,000 people fleeing their homes.
Leading Ennahda party may have to make uncomfortable concessions and unite with a fractured opposition block.
Amid symbolic gestures, political animosity continues to grow between the two countries.
Political animosity continues to grow between the two countries
Whether he is tackling corruption or strengthening his own power, Salva Kiir gives no explanation for cabinet changes.
Refugees on Mauritanian border with Mali are angry as they have yet to get IDs ahead of crucial elections.
West African nation gears up for election after a period of insecurity and French military intervention.