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Former Al-Shabaab Leader Appointed Cabinet Minister in Somalia
Former Al-Shabaab Leader Appointed Cabinet Minister in Somalia
Former Al-Shabaab deputy leader and spokesperson Muktar Robow has been appointed as a Cabinet… read more...
Paul Kagame to Seek a Fourth Term as President of Rwanda in 2024
Paul Kagame to Seek a Fourth Term as President of Rwanda in 2024
Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame has announced he will seek a fourth term in the next general… read more...
Catholic Priest Among 12 Convicted over Murder of a Malawian Man with Albinism, Sale of His Body Parts
Catholic Priest Among 12 Convicted over Murder of a Malawian Man with…
A Catholic priest is among 12 people who have been convicted in connection with the brutal murder… read more...
US Offers $5 Million Bounty for Information on a Key Al-Shabaab Commander
US Offers $5 Million Bounty for Information on a Key Al-Shabaab Comman…
The US government has offered a $5 million (Sh570 million) bounty for information on the… read more...
Boeing 737-800 Plane Carrying 132 People Crashes in China
Boeing 737-800 Plane Carrying 132 People Crashes in China
A China Eastern Airlines flight carrying 132 people on Monday crashed in mountains in southern… read more...
Kenya Condemns Russia over Breach of Ukraine’s Territorial Integrity
Kenya Condemns Russia over Breach of Ukraine’s Territorial Integrity
Kenya has strongly rejected Russia’s decision to recognize breakaway rebel regions of Ukraine as… read more...
Stowaway Survives 11-Hour Flight from South Africa to Amsterdam via Nairobi
Stowaway Survives 11-Hour Flight from South Africa to Amsterdam via Na…
Police in Amsterdam, the Netherlands have launched an investigation after a stowaway was found… read more...
Court Orders South Africa’s Former President Jacob Zuma to Return to Jail
Court Orders South Africa’s Former President Jacob Zuma to Return to J…
South Africa's High Court has set aside an earlier decision to release former President Jacob Zuma… read more...
UK Reports First Death from Omicron Covid-19 Variant
UK Reports First Death from Omicron Covid-19 Variant
The UK has become the first country in the world to announce a death from the new Omicron… read more...
Fredrick de Klerk, South Africa's Last White President, Dies
Fredrick de Klerk, South Africa's Last White President, Dies
South Africa's last white president Frederik Willem de Klerk has passed away. De Klerk passed away… read more...
US Offers $21 Million Cash Reward for Information on Four Al-Shabaab Leaders
US Offers $21 Million Cash Reward for Information on Four Al-Shabaab L…
The US has announced a combined cash reward of $21 million for information leading to the arrest of… read more...
British MP Sir David Amess Stabbed to Death in a Church
British MP Sir David Amess Stabbed to Death in a Church
Police in the UK have arrested a 25-year-old man in connection with the murder of conservative MP… read more...
Tanzanian Author Wins Nobel Prize in Literature as Ngugi Wa Thiong’o Misses Out, Again
Tanzanian Author Wins Nobel Prize in Literature as Ngugi Wa Thiong’o M…
US-based Kenyan author Ngugi wa Thiong’o has once again missed out on the Nobel Prize in Literature… read more...
Court Orders Exhumation of Zimbabwe Former President Robert Mugabe's Remains for Reburial
Court Orders Exhumation of Zimbabwe Former President Robert Mugabe…
A magistrate court on Friday ruled that the remains of the late former Zimbabwe president Robert… read more...
Ten Kenyans Stranded in Afghanistan in the Wake of Taliban Takeover
Ten Kenyans Stranded in Afghanistan in the Wake of Taliban Takeover
Ten Kenyans are among thousands of foreigners stranded in Afghanistan in the wake of the Taliban’s… read more...
Zambia Opposition Leader Hichilema Wins Presidential Vote After Six Attempts
Zambia Opposition Leader Hichilema Wins Presidential Vote After Six At…
Zambia’s opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema was on Monday declared president-elect, beating… read more...
Jailed Former South African President Jacob Zuma Undergoes Surgery
Jailed Former South African President Jacob Zuma Undergoes Surgery
Jailed former South African President Jacob Zuma has undergone surgery. South Africa’s Department… read more...
Zambia President Edgar Lungu Rejects Election Results Citing Violence
Zambia President Edgar Lungu Rejects Election Results Citing Violence
Zambian President Edgar Lungu has rejected the results of Thursday’s presidential and parliamentary… read more...
Italian Police Seize Envelope Containing Bullets Sent to Pope Francis
Italian Police Seize Envelope Containing Bullets Sent to Pope Francis…
Police in Italy have opened an investigation to establish the origin of a suspicious envelope sent… read more...
Former South African President Jacob Zuma Transferred to Hospital from Prison
Former South African President Jacob Zuma Transferred to Hospital from…
Former South African President Jacob Zuma was on Friday taken to hospital from prison. The… read more...
Nigerian Instagram Influencer Hushpuppi Pleads Guilty to Fraud in the US. He Conspired with a Kenyan
Nigerian Instagram Influencer Hushpuppi Pleads Guilty to Fraud in the…
Nigerian Instagram influencer Ramon Olorunwa Abbas, alias Hushpuppi, has pleaded guilty to money… read more...
Tanzania President Samia Suluhu Gets COVID-19 Jab in Policy Change
Tanzania President Samia Suluhu Gets COVID-19 Jab in Policy Change
Tanzania President Samia Suluhu on Wednesday received a shot of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19… read more...
South Africa Deploys Army to Quell Violence Following Former President Jacob Zuma's Incarceration
South Africa Deploys Army to Quell Violence Following Former President…
The South African government has deployed the military on the streets to stop the violence that… read more...
Former South African President Jacob Zuma Surrenders to Police to Begin Jail Sentence
Former South African President Jacob Zuma Surrenders to Police to Begi…
Former South African President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday surrendered to police to begin a 15-month… read more...
Mourners Scamper as Fire Erupts at TB Joshua's Church During His Funeral Service
Mourners Scamper as Fire Erupts at TB Joshua's Church During His…
The funeral ceremony of the late Nigerian televangelist Temitope Balogun Joshua, alias T.B Joshua,… read more...
Man Who Slapped French President Macron Jailed for 4 Months
Man Who Slapped French President Macron Jailed for 4 Months
A man who slapped French President Emmanuel Macron earlier this week has been handed a four-month… read more...
Man Slaps French President Emmanuel Macron in the Face [VIDEO]
Man Slaps French President Emmanuel Macron in the Face [VIDEO]
Two people were arrested after French President Emmanuel Macron was slapped by a man in the crowd.… read more...
South African Woman Breaks the Guinness World Record After Giving Birth to 10 Babies
South African Woman Breaks the Guinness World Record After Giving Birt…
A South African woman from Gauteng province has broken the Guinness World Record after giving birth… read more...
Popular Nigerian Televangelist TB Joshua Dies
Popular Nigerian Televangelist TB Joshua Dies
Popular Nigerian televangelist Temitope Balogun Joshua, alias TB Joshua is dead. Joshua passed away… read more...
Nigeria Suspends Twitter Days After President's Tweet is Removed
Nigeria Suspends Twitter Days After President's Tweet is Removed
Nigeria retaliated by suspending Twitter after the American social media company deleted President… read more...