Women in Democratic Republic of the Congo are being forced to have sex in return for Ebola vaccinations, according to reports swirling around a pioneering WHO vaccination program. The research has revealed that a deep mistrust of health workers is rife in DRC and gender-based violence is believed to have increased since the start of […]
The U.S. military launched air strikes in Somalia on Saturday, killing 52 Islamists who had attacked a Somali military base earlier in the day, it said. The air strike targeted al Shabaab fighters who had rammed into the military base near Jilib, 370 km (230 miles) southwest of the capital Mogadishu using a suicide car […]
Somali militant group al Shabaab has revealed that they launched a deadly attack on the 14 Riverside hotel and business complex because of U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the Israeli capital. The two page statement said: “The Mujahideen (holy warriors) carried out this operation … (as) a response to the witless […]
His first cause for concern was when neither parent appeared at the kitchen window to greet him, as was usual upon the sound of his bike screeching to a stop outside. Entering the apartment, the family dog, Lady, ran to him. ‘Something felt wrong,’ he remembers. It was then that he saw the body of […]
Former US President George HW Bush has died at the age of 94, his son George W Bush has announced. George Bush Sr, as he was known, passed away on Friday evening, a spokesperson said on behalf of the family. He was the 41st US president between 1989 and 1993, after serving two terms as […]
The head of Catholic Church Pope Francis has appointed the Bishop Philip Anyolo as Archbishop of Kisumu Catholic Diocese. Until his appointment Anyoro was the Bishop of Homabay Diocese The appointment was officially published in L’Osservatore Romano in Rome on Thursday. Bushop Anyolo is the chairman of the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (henceforth KCCB) […]
By Mukurima Muriuki via FB A few things on this America siasa. 1. Attention now shifts to Iowa. We are 3 months to the day in 2007 when Obama announced he was running for presidency. 2.Republicans came close to winning Minnesota in 2016. This is often ignored, but Hillary Clinton won the state by only […]
The White House revoked Jim Acosta’s press credentials Wednesday after he had a heated exchange with President Donald Trump at a news conference and an intern tried to grab a microphone from the CNN reporter. “As a result of today’s incident, the White House is suspending the hard pass of the reporter involved until further […]
By Raila Odinga Visiting the The NEPAD offices in Midrand, South Africa today. Happy to meet the team led by Dr Ibrahim Mayaki. We had a very lively discussion regarding the Program for Infrastructure Development in Africa focusing on the missing links along the TransNational Highway corridors, the continental High Speed Rail program as well […]
For Immediate Release: High Representative for Infrastructure Development in Africa Rt Hon Raila Odinga is today Monday, 29 October expected to visit the NEPAD Agency to discuss his role as champion of the Trans-African Highways Network and the Continental High-Speed Train. The High Representative will pay particular attention to the missing links along the transnational […]
Sahle-Work Zewde, a senior diplomat has been approved as the first Ethiopia female president. Proceedings on State television on Thursday morning show another shift in the country’s political system from Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. Sahle-Work is at present U.N. under-secretary general and special representative of the secretary general to the African Union. She replaces Mulatu […]
A rather awkward moment happened at the White House lawns as POTUS and FLOTUS were preparing to board Marine One on the way to South of Florida to inspect rescue efforts for Hurricane Michael. A light rain was falling in Washington D.C. area and POTUS appeared to hogging his umbrella for himself despite the rains […]
Here is the amazing three part episodes of The Profiteers, a John Allan Namu Expose on how South Sudan warlords blunder public resources to live in opulence in Nairobi while ordinary South Sudanese live in abject poverty.
Latest revelations is that Joseph Irungu Jowie a murder suspect and fiance to TV reporter Jacque Maribe allegedly threatened TV personality Kirigo Ng’arua. Jowie accused Ms Ng’arua of inciting Jaque Maribe to drop him. Ms Ng’arua is part of Maribe’s close circle of friends that includes Fanaka TV CEO Terryanne Chebet, Hot 96 Fm’s Shix […]
Here is the final TV interview of Dr Kofi Annan in April 2018, several weeks before he died. He had a special message to Donald Trup, Russia , China and Assad. The former Secretary General also put the record straight over his role in Rwanda genocide: Watch, amazing !
Former UN secretary general Kofi Annan will be laid to rest today (Thursady 13th 2018) at his native Ghana after a state funeral attended by world leaders past and present, traditional rulers and global royalty. The ceremony at the Accra International Conference Centre, started at 8:30 am (0830 GMT), which will be followed by a […]
Hi Excellence Dr Kofi Attah Annan 1938-2018, global icon, good man ! May God Rest His Soul In Eternal Peace.
Body of His Excellence Dr Koffi Annan Arrived in Ghana to a sombre but super reception, accorded by the UN, Government of Ghana and the Ashanti Kingdom and Fante Kingdom traditional ceremony being a grand son of senior tribal chief. Koffi Annan is an aristocrat since his grand father and uncles were tribal chiefs in […]
WHAT EXACTLY HAPPENED IN ARUA? MY STORY! Fellow Ugandans, friends and well-wishers from around the world, I am sorry, I have taken a bit long to write to you about the trials and tribulations, for which you all stood with me. It’s been tough days, as I recover from the physical and mental trauma I […]