Ugandan native, Mentally Ill, Man Shot and Killed By Police in San Diego, California [VIDEO]

‘You killed my brother!’: Unarmed man killed by El Cajon police was ‘mentally sick,’ sister says A Facebook page for Alfred Olango identifies him as a head cook at a… Read more »

21 Nigerian working in the sex trade in Ibiza Spain rescued by police [VIDEO]

Ibiza  Prostitutes as young as 16 who were taken to Ibiza for the tourist sex trade then beaten with brooms and sticks if they didn’t bring in €1,000 a day… Read more »

Mortgage firm promises US$4750 worth of houses for Nigerians

The Nigerian Mortgage Refinancing Company recently announced that it was ready to fund a number of houses for Nigerians at a cost of US$4750 in any part of the country…. Read more »

Somali Cleric Put on US Terror List

A middle-aged Somali-born cleric with a bright orange beard was this week put on a US terror list, accused of heading the Islamic State group in East Africa. The US… Read more »

Kenya downplays Magufuli no-show at Nairobi Ticad summit

Tanzania’s Magufuli skips Nairobi Ticad summit;CS Mohamed says Tanzania leader was well represented at Ticad meeting. The Kenyan government has downplayed Tanzania President John Magufuli’s absence from the Tokyo International… Read more »

The Gay Marriage That Broke The Nigerian Internet

We tried very carefully to make sure this wouldn’t happen. Guests were instructed not to take photos during the ceremony. We were very particular about who was invited. It was… Read more »

Nigeria is Broke, President Buhari Tells UN Officials

President Muhammadu Buhari has admitted to United Nations Population Fund officials that his country is broke and going through hard financial times due to ever dipping oil prices. The west… Read more »

LUANDA, Angola: An oil boom made it the most expensive city in the world. Now it’s in crisis.

As the price of oil rose earlier this decade, this capital city did as well. Glass skyscrapers soared above the rubble of a 27-year civil war. American pop stars such… Read more »

Koffi Olomide Gets One Year Jail term in Congo for Kicking Woman at JKIA

Congolese Singer Koffi Olomide has been jailed for a year for assaulting a female dancer in Kenya, reports indicate. The Rhumba maestro was arrested on Tuesday at his home in… Read more »

Blood, Money, and Prison II

In the second and final installment, a kidnapping at a prominent wedding in Karen, a gun in court and why Kenya isn’t helping her citizens in Juba. Marula Manor is… Read more »

Blood, Money and Prison

In May last year, four Kenyans found themselves in the middle of the most important corruption case in South Sudan’s history. Then they were all sentenced to life in prison…. Read more »

Sugar daddies a threat to war on Aids in SA

Every week, an estimated 2,000 South African women between the ages of 15 and 24 contract HIV. Lebogang Motsumi, 27, still remembers the moment when she learnt she had contracted… Read more »

Redevelopment of Largest Ghana’s Kumasi Market at a cost of $298m

Ghana Government through parliament secured the Brazilian loan last year to re-build the fire-prone market which will be the biggest in the sub-region The redevelopment of Ghana’s Central Kumasi market… Read more »

Tragedy of Nigerian teenager who was born with a mystery condition which stopped her limbs growing

The Nigerian girl who lives in a plastic bowl Like any other teenager, she is a bright, happy girl who one day dreams of one day opening her own shop…. Read more »

Renewed fighting erupts in South Sudan as fears of civil war mount

Renewed fighting erupted in South Sudan’s capital on Sunday and forces loyal to Vice President Riek Machar said his residence was attacked by the president’s troops, raising fears of a… Read more »