Thursday, May 23, 2019

SA’s Apartheid Govt Sold Arms to Genocidal Regime in Rwanda – Mbeki

By Collins Mwai South Africa's Apartheid government sold weapons and arms to the genocidal regime in Rwanda in early 1990s, despite being informed that they...

Uganda’s pop star MP freed on bail

The Ugandan pop star and opposition MP Bobi Wine has been freed on bail after two days in prison. Magistrate Esther Nahirya, who gave her...

Tanzania Media Mogul Dies in Dubai

  Tanzanian self-made media magnate and philanthropist Reginald Mengi has died in Dubai at the age of 75. Mr Mengi, through his manufacturing, mining and media...

Bobi Wine charged with 2018 social media tax demo case

  Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine who was arrested today, has been charged with disobedience of statutory duty when on July 11,...

Supreme Court Rules It’s A Crime To Insult President – How Rwanda Is An...

Insulting the president is a crime in Rwanda, but this shows how authoritarianism is being given ample space to flourish in Rwanda. At times, people...

Bobi Wine Outsmarts Ugandan Police Officers, Evades House Arrest

Bobi Wine continues to be a thorn in the flesh of President Yoweri Museveni Ugandan MP-cum-superstar, Bobi Wine appears to always be a step ahead...

Swedish court to rule on the appeal of Rwandan genocide convict next week

The Svea Court of Appeal in Stockholm, Sweden, is set to announce its final verdict on the appeal of Theodore Rukeratabaro next Monday, according...

South Sudan offers to mediate political transition in Sudan

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has offered to help mediate a political transition in Sudan after the fall of autocratic president Omar al-Bashir to...

The first African refugee in U.S. Congress is facing death threats thanks to Trump

As the spotlight falls on Somali-American Ilhan Omar, the first African refugee in the U.S. Congress, so are the death threats against her after...

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is the lowest paid Head of State in Africa

Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is the lowest paid Head of State in Africa with a monthly salary of $300. Here are some of the...

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Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal Dismisses Suit Seeking To Stop Buhari’s Inauguration

  The Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal has dismissed the suit filed by the Hope Democratic Party (HDP) and its Presidential Candidate, Mr Ambrose Aworu, seeking...

Muslims and Jews pray alongside each other at Africa’s oldest synagogue

Djerba, Tunisia – Afef Ben Yedder delicately placed an egg inscribed with wishes in a cavity in Africa’s oldest synagogue in southern Tunisia, hoping...

Nigerians are importing pizza from London – worried Minister discloses

As Nigeria is seeking ways to curb the unbridled importation of goods that is surpassing exportation and crippling the country’s economy, it has been...