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African Union Leaders unite to fight covid-19 effects

Nine African Union (AU) Leaders have held discussions on how their countries can unite in the battle against the Covid-19 global pandemic. The conference, which...

Yhombi Opango Congo’s former president dies from COVID-19

Jacques Joaquim Yhombi Opango, the former president of the Republic of Congo, succumbed to COVID-19. He died on Monday in France at the age...

Cameroon records first Covid-19 death as infections rise

Further details about the deceased have not been revealed yet 66 cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in the country by Tuesday Prime Minister...

Museveni orders closure of all learning institutions in Uganda

President of Uganda Yoweri Museveni has ordered the closure of all learning institutions in the country for at least one month. While addressing the media...

CS Matiang’i meets Ethiopian PM over Somalia security issues

Interior Cabinet Secretary Dr. Fred Matiang’i on Wednesday presented an invitation letter to the Prime Minister of Ethiopia Abiy Ahmed in Addis Ababa in...

Abdalla Hamdok Sudan Prime Minister survives an assassination attempt

On Monday morning, Abdalla Hamdok, Sudanese PM, survived an attempted assassination. The incident happened in Khartoum, the capital city of Sudan. A car bomb possibly...

Shaking of hands before matches banned for all soccer teams in Tanzania

The Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) has urged all soccer players to avoid shaking hands while playing matches. The announcement of the guidelines was said on...

Egypt detects second coronavirus case

Egypt has detected the second case of coronavirus since the onset of the deadly virus late last year The first person discovered to...

MP sneaks to Parliament with live Locusts

A lawmaker in Uganda has sneaked to parliament with a handful of locusts. David Obala Ngora County MP surprised the house on Wednesday, February 19,...

Africa’s top 10 longest serving heads of state

While he announced his surprise move to step down from active politics in 2002, Kenya’s former president, the late Daniel arap Moi, noted how...

Schools in South Africa adopting the Kiswahili language

Whoever came up with the adage “Kiswahili kitukuzwe” spoke plainly. The Republic of South Africa has become the first African country in the Southern...

President Uhuru expected in France for the 2020 Africa France Conference

President Uhuru Kenyatta will travel to Paris, France later this month following his UK visit for the Inaugural UK-Africa Investment Summit. French President Emmanuel...

Jumia appoints Kenneth Oyolla the new Chief Commercial Officer

Kenneth Oyolla, who previously worked with IPS Group Limited as the Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), has been named the new CCO for Jumia Kenya. He...

Uganda adopts 5G technology as the first Country in East Africa and the third in Africa

On Friday, January 18 2020, China's Company ZTE and Uganda's MTN started the trial of 5G technology. If successful, the technology will bring Standalone...

Chelsea ex-star Drogba to visit Samburu Girls Organization in Kenya

Chelsea legendary star Didier Drogba is planning to visit Samburu Girls Organization, Kenya, soon. The footballer will visit Kenya in support of a Non-Governmental Organization,...

Kenya, US Forces Warned By Al Shabab Group

The Al-Shabab Militia, on Wednesday 8 January 8, 2020, warned Kenya calling for more attacks on the US securities and threatening tourists after storming...

Wife to Zimbabwe’s Vice president freed on bail

Marry Mubaiwa, the estranged wife to Zimbabwe's vice president Constantino Chiwenga was on Monday released on a cash bail of 50,000 dollars. She is...

Microsoft Appoints New Country Manager for Kenya

Kendi Ntwiga – Nderitu is the new Country Manager for Microsoft’s operations in Kenya, a country recognized as a highly disciplined and focused IT...

Libya conflict: 28 Killed in Deadly Air Strike

At least 28 people were killed following a deadly airstrike attack on a military academy in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, on Saturday. Tripoli, which is...

Sudan Plane Crash: Children among the 18 victims

A Sudanese Air Force aircraft has crashed, killing all 18 passengers on board, five minutes after taking off from an airport in the state...
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Co-op donates Sh100 million towards the Covid-19 fight

The cooperative Bank of Kenya (Co-op Bank) has donated Sh100 million to the Covid-19 Emergency Response Fund that was recently established to gather resources...

Uhuru directs National Treasury to use graft proceeds to help the poor

President Uhuru Kenyatta, on Monday, directed the National Treasury to use the proceeds collected from graft cases and the corrupt to help the poor...

Safaricom, Vodacom acquires MPESA brand, relocates management to Kenya

Safaricom and Vodacom have jointly acquired the M-PESA brand, product development, and support services platform. This deal was first announced in 2019 to accelerate the...

Gideon Saburi to spend three more days in police custody

Gideon Saburi, Kilifi Deputy governor, will spend three more nights in a police cell as he awaits his bail ruling. The deputy governor was arraigned...

Thugs are posing as multi-agency teams tracing coronavirus- Kenyans warned

Police have warned Kenyans against thugs who are masquerading as multi-agency teams coordinating activities of the covid-19 pandemic fight in the country. Authorities have called...

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