Saturday, April 20, 2019

Magufuli has been president for two years: how he’s changing Tanzania

There were scarcely any hints of the tumultuous years that would follow the swearing-in of Dr John Pombe Magufuli on 5th November 2015 as Tanzania’s fifth...

Read Emperor Haile Selassie’s iconic 1963 speech that inspired Bob Marley’s hit song “War”

May 25 of every year in Africa is Africa Day. The day is set aside by the African Union (AU) to commemorate the founding...

American rapper Rick Ross in twitter war with Kenyan DJ

What started as a fake news story escalated real fast when American rapper Rick Ross lost his temper and insulted a Kenyan DJ only...

Burundi’s Nkurunziza Takes Steps to Extend Rule Until 2034

Burundi’s cabinet backed a constitutional change that would allow its president to stay in office until 2034. Burundi’s cabinet backed a constitutional change that would...

Kenyans and Ugandans Fight Over Boda Boda, a New Word in the Oxford Dictionary

Boda boda is one of the latest additions to the 9th edition of the Oxford Advanced Learner's dictionary but Kenyans and Ugandans are already...

Another new rebel group formed in South Sudan

Another new rebel group has been formed to fight against the regime of South Sudan President Salva Kiir. The formation of the National Resistance Front/Army...

From borrowing a laptop in 2013 to growing a multi-million container business in 2017...

The first time I heard of this young man was in my local church. Owing to shortage of space in the church compound, the...

Kenya election board commissioners resign

Three commissioners from Kenya's election board have resigned, saying the the body is dysfunctional and its chairman, Wafula Chebukati, is incompetent. "The institution has continued...

More cracks recorded in Kenya as Africa’s geographical divide deepens

A month after a huge crack was reported in Kenya’s Rift Valley, another two-kilometre fault line has cracked open on Monday on the outskirts...

PHOTOS: Kanye West, Kim Kardashian Meet President Museveni, First Family

Controversial American rapper Kanye West visited Uganda immediately after a meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump in which he reiterated his utmost support for...

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BREAKING: Snakes ‘Chase’ President Away From Office

Two black snakes have been found in the office of Liberia’s President, George Weah. Igbere TV learnt that the development has forced the former African...

Nigerian Immigrant, Kelechi Madu, Wins Assembly Seat in Canada

Indeed, anything is possible if you aspire… When leaving the shores of Nigeria over two decades ago, one would doubt that the thoughts of becoming...

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...