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Kenya to Host the First Monitoring for Environment and Security in Africa Forum

The Forum will examine how Earth Observation data through the MESA Project supports policy, planning and decision making at the national, regional and continental level in Africa Kenya will host… Read more »

Ugandan Catholic priest attempts suicide over lover

A Catholic priest has allegedly attempted to kill himself after receiving numerous calls to his lover’s phone from an unidentified man. The incident happened in Kengere Ward, a suburb of… Read more »

Drama as Uganda MP tries to strangle himself in parliament with a tie over district

There was drama in Parliament after Tororo County MP, Geoffrey Ekanya threatened to strangle himself with his necktie over failure by government to consider his area for districts status. There… Read more »

Pregnant Ghanaian commits suicide after finding her husband having sex with her pregnant mother

Pregnant Ghanaian woman kills herself after finding her husband having sex with her mother, who was also pregnant by him. Woman returned home to find her husband and her mother… Read more »

UK court dismisses Rwandan spy chief Karenzi Karake extradition case

A court in Britain dropped a controversial extradition case against Rwanda’s intelligence chief on Monday, leaving him free to return home. General Karenzi Karake was arrested on a European Arrest… Read more »

Win Your Own Business : Baltimore businesswoman holding a contest to win an African Shop and $10,000 [VIDEO]

Sankofa African & World shop owners want to return home to Ghana. The winner will also receive a one-time lump sum payment of $10,000 to ensure a smooth transition. Ester… Read more »

Kenya signs treaties on regional peace keeping missions

Kenya has ratified agreements to normalise its participation in joint regional peace keeping missions. On Tuesday last week, the National Assembly approved Kenya’s signatures on the East African Community Protocol… Read more »

Why your internet connection is slow wherever you are in Africa

You might assume that if your favorite websites or videos take ages to load in Nairobi or Lagos, it’s because the local internet connection isn’t very good. But increasingly, you’d… Read more »

[VIDEO]Ugandans mark Gay Pride, but stigma tempers joy

Several dozen Ugandans marked Gay Pride on Saturday, cheering that such a parade could go ahead in a country that only last year tried to impose long jail terms for… Read more »

Universum research in Africa shows insights into employer attractiveness

As world-renowned experts in employer branding, Universum Global is present on more than fifty markets globally and conducts extensive research amongst students and young professionals.  This year Universum expanded into… Read more »

I didn’t know Uganda Cranes was national football team – President Museveni

President Museveni stunned residents of Wakiso District at the weekend when he said he thought the national football team, the Uganda Cranes, was a mere club. “I did not know… Read more »

Burundi in crisis as top general and Nkurunziza aide assassinated

A top Burundian general and close aide to President Pierre Nkurunziza was killed on Sunday in an ambush on his car in the capital Bujumbura, officials and witnesses said. The… Read more »

Tanzanian controversial singer Shilole banned over morality issues [VIDEO]

The National Arts Council (Basata) has banned controversial Bongo Flava artiste Zuwena Mohamed alias Shilole for one year over morality issues. A video that went viral on social networks a… Read more »

As the world mourned Cecil the lion, five of Kenya’s endangered elephants killed in in Tsavo West National Park

While the world mourned Cecil, the 13-year-old lion that was allegedly shot by an American hunter in Zimbabwe, an even more devastating poaching incident was quietly carried out in Kenya…. Read more »

I’ve spent £150k trying to get my African wife into the UK

Great-grandad has left his wife to marry woman in Cameroon 36yrs his junior AS Paul Catchpole said goodbye to his wife of 43 years for a work stint in Cameroon… Read more »