Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Bobi Wine ‘visibly in pain’

Uganda's musician-turned-MP remains in detention after being charged with treason in a civilian court earlier on Thursday. He first appeared in a military court where...

Kenyan media shut down hours ahead of planned swearing-in of opposition leader

Kenyan private television station Citizen TV, its radio stations, Inooro TV and others have been shut down by the government ahead of the planned...

Kenya: Nasa Dismisses Kenya’s Repeat Election as a Farce and Shame

The National Super Alliance (Nasa) has dismissed Thursday repeat presidential poll as a “Jubilee farce” and shame to Kenya. In a statement read by co-principal...

Museveni blames ‘big-headed Ugandans for poverty’

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has blamed "big-headed" citizens for the country's failure to improve its agriculture yields, the country's privately owned Daily Monitor newspaper...

Tanzanian music star apologizes for Instagram kiss that got him arrested

Tanzanian music star Diamond Platnumz, real name Nasseb Abdul, has been hurled before the country’s communications regulator over a video he posted on Instagram...

Burundi: Constitution to Be Amended, Says Government Spokesperson

By Diane Uwimana On 24 October, the cabinet met in its extraordinary session. The analysis of the report about the Constitution amendment was among the...

Tanzanians outraged by video of lesbian kiss

Police in north western Tanzania have detained a woman after a video emerged showing her apparently sharing a celebratory kiss with another woman. In the...

Tanzania: Hamisa Mobetto, the Model Who Just Snatched Diamond from Zari

Tanzanian model Hamisa Mobetto waltzed her way to the spotlight after launching her career in modeling. But her fame exploded after she featured as one...

East African Community unity hangs in the balance

The regional passport is a key element of the EAC's vision of free movement and free trade across the region. It will...

President John Magufuli is the True Leader Julius Nyerere Wished for Tanzania

“To break the chains of poverty. That’s what he’s trying to do. Mwalimu would be proud.” Mwalimu Julius Kambarage Nyerere is a man celebrated for...

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Chris Brown Cleared Of Rape Allegations, Released Without Charge In Paris

US singer Chris Brown has been released without charge in Paris after being questioned on suspicion of rape, French police say.

Uebert Angel breaks rank, condemns violence in Zimbabwe…. makes call for peace

By Staff Reporter Spirit Embassy: GoodNews Church founder Uebert Angel has made an impassioned call for peace in Zimbabwe...

Nelson Chamisa: We call for an immediate end to the crackdown and terror in...

Below is the 6 part statement issued by Chamisa on his tweeter handle. 1/6: We continue to mourn our...