Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Kenya’s president deactivates Facebook and Twitter accounts

All social media accounts for Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta have been deactivated after someone gained "unauthorised access", his chief of staff has tweeted. Nzioka Waita...

Deleted part of Kenyatta’s speech emerges

We reported earlier that the Facebook and Twitter accounts of Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta had been deactivated following what his chief of staff said...

Uganda and Rwanda Conflict: It’s High Time to Reform the East African Community (EAC)

It’s a shame that when the entire African continent is working on Continental Free Trade Area, the EAC is embroiled in a crisis that...

Burundi: 3 teenage girls risk serving 5 years for drawing on President’s Photo

Three teenagers are currently languishing in jail after they were charged on Monday by the state prosecutor in Burundi. According to a March 19...

British Forces stole the Dreads of an African King in 1868. Here’s What Happened...

he recent announcement that a British museum will return two stolen locks of hair from a 19th-century Ethiopian king was hailed as an “exemplary...

Kagame’s Rwanda: Economically Impressive but Politically Repressive

Rwanda might just be the classical case of the unusual combination of flashing lights and rattling chains. President Paul Kagame has created one of the...

University Of Zimbabwe Graduate Among The 157 Dead Aboard Ethiopian Airlines Jet

A law student at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., was one of the 157 people who perished in the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines...

Museveni threatens to withdraw Ugandan forces from peacekeeping mission

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has threatened to withdraw his country’s forces from the UN peacekeeping mission in Somalia if the organisation goes ahead with...

Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302: A tribute to one of the victims, Prof Pius Adesanmi

Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 was in the air for six minutes before it crashed on 10 March 2019. Among the souls it took with...

Investigators search for black box at ET302 crash site

The Boeing 737-800 MAX, ET302 aircraft crashed on Sunday morning, just minutes after take-off from the Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, killing all 149...

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Strive Masiyiwa to build house and pay $1000 monthly allowance for granny who walked...

Telecommunications magnate and billionaire, Mr Strive Masiyiwa has pledged to build a house and pay a $1000 lifetime monthly allowance to an elderly woman...

Son of Angolan ex-president released from jail

The son of the former Angolan president has been released from prison, where he was being held on charges of embezzlement. José Filomeno dos Santos...

Africa Must Abolish Colonial Anti-Cannabis Laws to Unlock a 7 Billion Dollar Industry

The African cannabis industry is expected to be worth over US$7.1 billion by 2023. However, many countries will not benefit from the growth unless...