Friday, February 21, 2020

Six Nations Stand Together During African Partnership Flight-Djibouti

This formation embodied the spirit of APF-Djibouti - Airmen from partner nations working together for a common cause. Participants are discussing best practices throughout...

At least 30 people reported dead after crowd trouble at Egyptian match

Zamelek supporters clash with police in Cairo in country’s third football disaster since 2011 revolution. At least 30 Egyptian football fans were killed on Sunday...

Ethiopia to Deploy More Troops in Somalia, South Sudan

Ethiopia on Thursday announced it will send more peacekeepers to Somalia, South Sudan and to Abyei, a disputed region claimed by both Sudan and...

Sh54.6bn needed to fight hunger in South Sudan, UN says

NEW YORK: International aid organisations are scheduled to meet in Nairobi on Monday in response to the worsening hunger crisis in war-torn South Sudan. The United...

Nairobi commuters in for a suprise cashlite Tuesday

The National Road Safety Authority has announced that commuters boarding public service vehicles from Kencom, GPO and Ambassador stages will have to pay using...

Nigeria postpones presidential vote over security

The electoral commission in Nigeria has postponed the 14 February presidential election to 28 March over concerns about the security situation. Commission chief Attahiru Jega...

Kenyan MP gunned down in Nairobi

Kabete MP George Muchai was shot dead early Saturday morning at Kenyatta Avenue-Uhuru Highway roundabout in Nairobi. Two of the MP's bodyguards and a driver...

Video: Leader Takes A Tumble During Visit To Harare Airport

The 90-year-old president of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe,  falls down a flight of stairs after speaking to supporters at Harare international airport. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fty-Mfqhktw  

Boko Haram faces mounting regional military pressure

Nigeria and its neighbours have launched a major military offensive that has retaken a string of border towns from Boko Haram. The move comes...

East Africa’s first large-scale solar plant

An 8.5MW solar power plant built in the shape of the African continent has been launched today in Rwanda becoming the first utility-scale facility...

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Next Steps to U.S.-Kenya Free Trade Agreement

A Kenya-U.S. Free Trade Agreement (FTA) would build on the success Kenya has experienced in producing and exporting a range of value-added products to...

IMF and World Bank Consider Somalia Eligible for Assistance Under the HIPC Initiative

The Executive Boards of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank met, on February 12 and 13, respectively, to consider Somalia’s eligibility for...

Somaliland: President Bihi to Re-open Political Associations Ahead of Scheduled Term

His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland, Musa Bihi Abdi, moved the scheduled time re-open political associations forward by two years. The President...