Sunday, November 18, 2018

Ethiopia gets first female defence minister

Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has appointed the country's first female defence minister in a new cabinet in which half the posts are taken...

US airstrike ‘kills 60 militants’ in Somalia

US forces killed 60 al-Shabab militants in an airstrike last Friday on Harardere in central Somalia, the US military has said in a statement...

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...

Bebe Cool begs Kanye West for a collabo, welcomes him to Museveni’s ‘baby’ Uganda

  For singer Moses Ssali popularly known as Bebe Cool, confidence and courage are the two things he believes have and will get him what...

Tanzania Bans Lawmakers from using Artificial Nails and Eyelashes

Tanzanian Speaker bans women MPs using false eyelashes, finger nails, etc. from entering Parliament. Does this abuse their rights? The Speaker of the National Assembly...

Zim general warns on foreign bases in Djibouti

One of Zimbabwe’s most senior soldiers and a key US congressman say trouble may be coming to the Horn of Africa Major General Trust Magoba...

Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed does press-ups with protesting soldiers

Ethiopia’s prime minister has done press-ups with dozens of protesting soldiers, who had marched into his office in the capital, Addis Ababa. Abiy Ahmed was...

Ethiopia creates ministry of peace

We're used to countries having a ministry of defence but it's not often a government creates a government ministry dedicated to peace. But Ethiopia's Prime...

Africa’s Youngest Billionaire Kidnapped on his way to the Gym

East Africa’s richest man, said to be Africa’s youngest billionaire, Mohammed Dewji, 43, has been kidnapped as he walked into a gym. Dar es...

Al-Shabab says it has killed UK and US spies

Somalia's militant Islamist group al-Shabab says it has shot dead five people, including a British-Somali citizen, for spying for the UK, US and Somali...

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President Mnangagwa issues chilling warning to Chamisa

HARARE – An unmoved President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday insisted opposition leader Nelson Chamisa must appear before the commission of inquiry investigating the deadly August 1...

U.K. Government in Great Crisis As Four Ministers Resign Over Brexit

The United Kingdom’s Brexit Secretary, Dominic Raab, and the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Esther McVey, have resigned along with two junior...

Buju Banton Will Be A Free Man In A Matter Of Days

Buju Banton will be a free man in a matter of days. Buju will be released on December 8, 2018, according to The US...