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 […]
UGANDAN MP Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine, blocked from leaving country to seek medical treatment abroad, reports from Kampala say. Eye witness account confirmed police violently abducted Bobi Wine from Entebbe airport, forced him into a police ambulance and drove him to unknown destination. Bobi was traveling to the UK to seek specialized treatment after […]
British Prime Minister Theresa May is in the country for a one day visit seen as crucial for Kenya’s trade ties with the UK. The premier is on a three-nation Africa whistle-stop tour coming months before Britain leaves the European Union. Theresa May is scheduled to hold talks with President Uhuru Kenyatta and sign what […]
Diane Rwigara is a former presidential hopeful and women’s rights activist who is currently in prison outside central Kigali awaiting trial. The 37-year-old accountant, a fierce critic of Rwandan President Paul Kagame, launched her election bid three months ahead of the August 2017 vote. She was Kagame’s sole female challenger in the poll. But her […]
On John McCain’s death. By Silas Nyanchwani President Barack Obama, in his last State of the Union Address, said his one of his regrets as a president was that “the rancor and suspicion between the parties has gotten worse instead of better.” He was commenting on the deep disrespectful divide between democrats and republicans that […]
Heavy security has been deployed in Uganda’s Kampala city ahead of the trial of Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyaguli Ssentamu, a celebrated musician-turned-politician, popularly known by his stage name Bobi Wine. Wine, who has been in detention for about a week, was expected to appear in the General Court Martial on Thursday, August 23, to […]
H.E RAILA ODINGA’S MESSAGE OF CONDOLENCE ON THE PASSING OF DR. KOFI ANNAN: AUGUST 18, 2018 I am profoundly shocked to learn of the passing of Africa’s top diplomat, former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan. I extend sincere condolences to the family and friends of Dr. Annan and the U.N fraternity. In Kenya, we retain […]
By Barack Obama This week, I’m traveling to Africa for the first time since I left office – a continent of wonderful diversity, thriving culture, and remarkable stories. I was proud to visit sub-Saharan Africa more times than any other sitting President, and I’ll return this week to visit Kenya and South Africa. In South […]
By Onyinkwa Onya Raila Odinga has in a matter of days achieved in the South Sudan peace process, what the IGAD, AU and UN could not achieve for years on end. He is the same Raila Amollo that the international community felt was the best suited to mediate peace in Cote d’Ivoire when it was […]