Saturday, April 20, 2019

Kenya Security Act Threatens Refugees

NAIROBI/DADAAB,  (IRIN) - Human rights groups are warning that Kenya's controversial Security Amendment Act still poses a threat to refugees' rights despite a high courtdecision...

Striving for peace in Central African Republic

BANGUI, 7 January 2015 (IRIN) - Civil society and religious organisations in the Central African Republic are working to rebuild trust and harmony in...

Drilling begins in Mandera as oil search gathers momentum

By IMMACULATE KARAMBU Drilling of the first well in Block 2B of the Mandera Basin has commenced as the search for oil in Kenya gathers momentum. The...

This Week in African History: 8 – 14 January

By Alistair Boddy-Evans   The Big Picture: Donald Woods escapes to Lesotho, Joy Adamson is killed in Kenya, Joe Slovo dies in South Africa, and two Libyan...

Five Things You Don’t Know About Africa

By Angela Thompsell African History Expert 1. Africa is not a Country. Okay. You do know this, but people frequently refer to Africa as though it were...

Nairobi Residents disarm and kill suspect in robbery attempt

By STELLA CHERONO (Daily Nation) Residents in the Fuata Nyayo slums in Nairobi on Tuesday night disarmed a suspect and killed him as he attempted...

Three Ethiopian aliens appear before Bomet court

By ELISHA OTIENO Three Ethiopians appeared before a Bomet court on Wednesday to face charges of being in the country illegally. A fourth one also faced...

Commercial Bank to Pick Winner for ATMs, Cancels PoS Tender

The state owned, Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE), had a financial opening for the shortlisted three companies for the supply and installation of 400...

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UN Chief Appoints Haysom to Work with AU on Mitigation of Sudan Crisis

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday appointed an envoy to Sudan to work with the African Union on mediating an end to the crisis...

Somalians Respond to Rubin’s 10 Questions to PM Kheyre

Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire visited Washington and met with the World Bank, senior officials from the State Department and other high-profile US...

Somaliland: President on 2nd UAE Visit in 40 Days for Discussion on Critical Development...

His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland, Musa Bihi Abdi, left the capital, Hargeisa, on Thursday for a visit to the United...