Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Egypt to begin vote for parliament in March  

Cairo: Egyptians will begin heading to polls in late March to elect their first parliament in more than two years, the election commission said...

Verdict Reversal Lets Yonas Out of Jail

Addisfortune Yonas Kassahun, an Ethiopian Diaspora from Germany The Federal High Court 12th Appellate Bench freed Yonas Kassahun, an Ethiopian Diaspora from Germany, from jail, amending...

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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New York prosecutors subpoena eight years of Trump’s tax returns

Manhattan district attorney Cyrus Vance sent subpoena to accounting firm Mazars USA, which says it will ‘fully comply’ New York City prosecutors have subpoenaed Donald Trump’s...

Hyundai Joins Coca Cola as One of the World-renowned Companies

Hyundai has played a major role in helping Somaliland gain international recognition, which it was seeking for very long. The South Korean car manufacturer collaborated...

Somalia: Al-Shabab Attacks Kill 17

The al-Shabab militant group launched a series of attacks since Saturday that led to the death of at least 17 people in Somalia. Lower Shabelle...