Tuesday, July 16, 2019

What does FIFA’s takeover of CAF mean for African football?

Fatma Samoura designated general delegate for Africa to oversee a forensic audit of Confederation of African Football. On Thursday, the worst-kept secret in African football was confirmed...

Did You Know that a Somali Was a Financier, Member of Mau Mau Who...

Meet the little-known Somali who ‘secretly’ funded the Mau Mau that fought for Kenya’s independence Mohamed Hassan has been described as one of the freedom...

Mozambique Loses as Foreigners Plunder Its Coast

Comprising one-fifth of the earth’s population, China consumes more than a third of the fish pulled from the planet’s waters. With its demand outpacing...

Norway Dragged Into the Somalia-Kenya Maritime Row

The Norwegian government has been dragged into Kenya and Somalia maritime row that has threatened to strain the relationship between the two neighbouring countries. Kenya...

Kenya: Wajir East MP Arrested for Punching MP Fatuma Gedi

Wajir East MP Rashid Amin was arrested on Thursday night for allegedly assaulting Wajir Woman Representative Fatuma Gedi at Parliament buildings. The lawmaker was apprehended...

Kenya: Duale Says No Country Can Slice Away Land or Sea off His Country

Garissa Township Member of Parliament and Leader of the Majority in the National Assembly Aden Duale has waded into the diplomatic row between Kenya...

Ethiopia Planning to Grant Licensing to Multinational Mobile Companies by End of Year

Ethiopia is aiming to award telco licences to multinational mobile companies by the end of the year, ending a state monopoly and opening up...
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Kenya Orders Border with Somalia Closed Except to Security Officials

Kenya has closed its border with Somalia in Lamu indefinitely as security operations against Al Shabaab militants intensify. Lamu County Police Commander Mr Muchangi Kioi...

Rising misery as Ethiopia struggles to stem ethnic tensions

More than a year after his house in southern Ethiopia was razed to the ground, his coffee plantation destroyed and cattle stolen, Teketel Memheru...

Sudan: Stopping a Spiral into Civil War

Sudan’s political transition is in great peril following the unprovoked killing of dozens of protesters. The African Union has rightly suspended the country’s membership....

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Both Somalia, Somaliland Resort to Unsubstantiated Claims to Mitigate Livestock Export Fiasco

Using young media people, some of whom are suspected of being in its payroll, Somalia is sponsoring lies by the dozen purporting to its...

Great Hope for Reclaiming Sovereignty for the 28-year-old Somaliland Republic

IN SUMMARY We have been functioning as a government for 28 years with a constitution, judiciary, national currency and a flag. We had formed...

Trump’s tweets against liberal congresswomen called racist

Starkly injecting race into his criticism of liberal Democrats, President Donald Trump said four congresswomen of color should go back to the “broken and...