Friday, June 5, 2020

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...

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...

Pockets of promise: Seven African countries to watch

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) in April hosted a webinar – titled ‘Sub-Saharan Africa: At a turning point?’ – that analysed the region’s opportunities and...

East Africa’s companies attracted the biggest amount of investment in Africa – report

By Jean-Pierre Afadhali Last year African tech companies recorded $1.19 billion in total deal value even though 103 deals...

Bearded woman subjected to genital exam by police in Kenya after arrest

A Kenyan woman has been subjected to a genital examination conducted by two female police officers who stripped her because she grew a beard. 31-year-old...

Marathon champion is latest Kenyan drugs cheat

Samuel Kalalei, who won the Athens marathon last year, is the third Kenyan athlete to have been found in breach of anti-doping rules in...

How Human Faeces Doubled Kenyan Farmer’s Output

Not only can feed from human poo double farm output, it's greener and produces healthier output for consumers. It could be the key to...

Champions League final will be a ‘Kenyan affair’

Some people on Twitter are suggesting that the Uefa Champions League final to be played in the Spanish city of Madrid in June will...

Kenya Election Official Says She’s Resigning Before New Vote

A Kenyan electoral commissioner has announced her resignation and says the presidential vote just eight days away cannot credibly proceed as planned. Roselyne Akombe spoke...

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...

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Why Uhuru Kenyatta Wants to Change Constitution

By Justus Ochieng' President Kenyatta on Monday gave the clearest indication yet that Kenyans will hold a referendum on the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI). “…n 2010...

Billionaire Strive Masiyiwa unveils electric taxi service and charging network in Zimbabwe

As many global vehicle manufacturers shift towards electric vehicles in a bid to curb carbon emissions and save money, VAYA Africa, a ride-hail mobility...

Mutharika wants Malawi to choose between election and fight against Covid-19

President Peter Mutharika says Malawi should choose between the 2020 fresh presidential election and the fight against coronavirus. Mutharika made the remarks on Monday during...