Saturday, April 20, 2019

US admits misreporting Somalia deaths

In a rare admission, the US military has acknowledged it killed two civilians in an airstrike in Somalia last year - following pressure from...

Kenya:Corrupt officials will only be sacked in line with the law, says Kenyatta

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday, April 4, vowed not to bow to pressure to crack the whip on senior government officials implicated in sleaze. Delivering...

Boeing admits to anti-stall system failure after Ethiopia crash

The chief executive of Boeing, Dennis Muilenburg, has acknowledged that a problem with the automated anti-stall system contributed to two fatal crashes of its...

Tanzania’s auditor-general guilty of ‘belittling’ MPs

Tanzania's parliament has found auditor general Mussa Assad guilty of disrespecting and belittling the legislature, and refused to work with him. Its decision came after...

Ethiopian Airlines ‘followed Boeing guidelines’ before crash

More details are emerging of the final moments of an Ethiopian Airlines flight which crashed last month, killing all 157 people on board. The pilots...

Kenyan families to sue over Ethiopian Airlines crash

Families of Kenyans who died in an Ethiopian Airlines flight last month say they will sue the airline and US aircraft manufacturer Boeing over...

Two kidnapped in Ugandan national park

The Ugandan authorities say an American tourist and a Ugandan driver have been kidnapped by gunmen in one of the country's most popular national...

Eritreans call for release of ex-minister’s daughter

Human rights activists are calling on the Eritrean authorities to release a woman who has been held incommunicado for more than six years. Ciham Abdu...

Son becomes a lawyer to win family land back

A Ugandan man, who was only six years old when his father lost his land in a legal dispute, has finally won it back...

South Sudan rival leaders ‘to meet at Vatican’

The leaders of South Sudan are set to visit the Vatican next week, a spokesman told AFP news agency. Arch-rivals President Salva Kiir and rebel...

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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...