Monday, July 16, 2018

Daily Nation Editorial Friday: Crush Shabaab menace

The UN Security Council’s extension by one more year of the African Union Mission to Somalia is a huge vote of confidence in the...

Rescued Kenyans tell about their work ordeal in Angola

  What appeared to be a turning point of good fortune for two men on a plane to Angola was, in fact, the beginning of...

Building peace should not just be left to Executive arm of the government

Last week, the African Leadership Centre jointly hosted a three-day conference at Wilton Park. Bringing together over 40 academics and policy practitioners from around the...

Libya PM accuses Turkey of arming rival Tripoli faction

Libya’s internationally recognized prime minister has accused Turkey of transferring weapons to a rival faction in the nation’s capital of Tripoli, vowing his government...

Nigeria’s president visits massacre site, as 35 killed in bombings

Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday visited the scene of what is feared to be Boko Haram's worst massacre and vowed that the insurgency...

Foreign shop owner set alight in South Africa

Nine arrested in Johannesburg suburb as xenophobic attacks on foreigners sweep Rainbow Nation. Police in South Africa say nine people have been arrested after a...

Kenya: I Do Not Tolerate Nonsense – Boinett

INSPECTOR General of Police nominee Joseph Boinett yesterday promised to introduce radical reforms and wipe out corruption in the police service. "I might be tiny...

Foreigners close up shop in Philippi as looting spreads in South Africa + Video

CAPE TOWN - Many foreign business owners in Philippi have been forced to close up shop. They fear for their lives as some foreign owned...

Israel’s Africa policies ‘an exercise in cynicism’

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1hxpVzV4awo]Political wariness on the part of the South Africans is hardly surprising given Israel's extensive military and security cooperation with the apartheid regime...

GHANA REACHES AGREEMENT WITH IMF ON AID DEAL

Ghana reached an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a three-year aid deal worth around $1 billion. According to a source close to...

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France revels in Les Bleus’ World Cup victory

Jubilant celebrations erupted throughout the country Sunday as France beat Croatia to win the World Cup. Follow coverage of the reactions to Les Bleus'...

Obama to attend his sister’s event in Kenya before heading to South Africa

Former President Barack Obama is visiting his father’s homeland of Kenya before heading to South Africa, where he’ll take part in events honoring Nelson...

Against tremendous odds, Abdi Nor Iftin made it from war-ravaged Somalia to America

Now a Maine resident, he tells his harrowing tale in his new memoir. “Call Me American” tells of a Somali boy, the son of nomadic...