Tag: Kenya

Kenya Election: Deputy President William Ruto Wins Presidential Election

Henry Solomon- August 15, 2022

The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) of Kenya has announced candidate of the United Democratic Alliance (UDA), Deputy President William Ruto, winner of the ... Read More

Kenya to host Inaugural Africa Food Show

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2019

Kenya will in 2020 host the inaugural Africa Food Show that will bring together policymakers, industry executives, farmers and consumers to learn about emerging trends ... Read More

Nigeria’s Moses Peter emerges 2018 Africa scrabble champion

inno.korie- December 3, 2018

Moses Peter, the captain of Nigeria’s senior scrabble team, on Sunday emerged the 2018 African scrabble champion at the 13th African Scrabble Championship in Kiriyangi, Kenya. Nigeria’s Moses ... Read More

U.S. First Lady Melania Trump set to visit Africa

admin- September 26, 2018

Melania Trump to visit Africa October U.S. First Lady Melania Trump will visit Ghana, Malawi, Kenya and Egypt next month on her first solo trip abroad. ... Read More

Second West African Volkswagen plant for Ghana

admin- August 31, 2018

The second assembly plant for German-made Volkswagen cars is to be established in Ghana after the one established in Lagos-Nigeria, bringing to five, the number ... Read More

Deputy Chief Justice facing graft charges gets bail

admin- August 29, 2018

Kenya’s deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu, who was arrested on Tuesday had been arraigned and granted bail by the country’s anti-corruption court. She was arraigned ... Read More

East African Rolls Over $652m Infrastructure Loan

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 13, 2018

Seized Money States in East African Community (EAC) have rolled over more than $651.8 million of their loan repayments to the Trade and Development Bank ... Read More

CAF Handed Life Ban on Russia 2018 World Cup Bound Referee

AMT Tanimu- July 9, 2018

In a sting operation by the Ghanian undercover journalist expose over 100 African referees involve in cash for a win in soccer matches. The Kenyan ... Read More

49 AU Members Have Signed Free Trade Pact: AU Chairperson

Abdul Jimoh- July 3, 2018

Forty-nine out of the 55 members of the African Union have signed the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement, said AU chairperson Paul Kagame. ... Read More

Kenyan Shilling Holds Firm Against U.S. Dollar

Henry Solomon- July 2, 2018

The Kenyan shilling was firm against U.S. dollar on Monday due to tight liquidity in the local money markets amid reduced demand from oil importers ... Read More

Kenya Company Set to Aid Nigeria Boost its FDIs

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 2, 2018

A Kenya company, mSurvey has expressed readiness to aid Nigeria to boost its Foreign Direct Investment (FDIs) through enhanced customer experience feedback in businesses. Dr ... Read More

Violence Against Women: Award-Winning UK Movie on Witch-Hunts To Curb Attacks – Human Rights Group

Henry Solomon- February 20, 2018

An award-winning British film about witch-hunts in Zambia could play an important role in curbing violence against women if translated into local languages and distributed ... Read More

Raila Odinga Kenya Inauguration: Tag’s Opposition Resistance Movement a Criminal Group

Henry Solomon- January 30, 2018

Following the mock swearing-in of Kenya's Opposition leader Raila Odinga, the Kenyan government on Tuesday declared the opposition’s ‘National Resistance Movement’ a criminal group, paving ... Read More

Odinga’s Actions Unacceptable – Former UN Official

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 4, 2017

Mr Michael Osogbo, former Humanitarian Assistant Officer of the UN, has said that the behaviour of Kenyan opposition leader, Raila Odinga, is unacceptable, especially for ... Read More

Osun to Hold Biggest Street Carnival in December – Organisers

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 3, 2017

Organisers of the maiden Osun Carnival on Wednesday said it would be the biggest street carnival ever held in the state. Mr Obasijuade Adedokun, the ... Read More

Kenya Presidential Election: Raila Odinga Withdraws From October Rerun

Henry Solomon- October 10, 2017

Kenya opposition leader, Raila Odinga on Tuesday announced his withdrawal from the presidential re-run elections scheduled for Oct. 26. Odinga said at a news conference ... Read More

Kenya Presidential Election: African Union Calls For Peaceful Resolution Ahead Of Fresh Polls

Henry Solomon- October 4, 2017

The African Union has called on all Kenyans and stakeholders in the country's politics to resolve to peaceful resolutions ahead of the fresh presidential elections. ... Read More

Acting President Osinbajo Writes President Uhuru Kenyatta On His Re-Election

AMT Tanimu- August 14, 2017

Laolu Akande, Abuja: Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, congratulates President Uhuru Kenyatta on his re-election as President of the Republic of Kenya. In a letter ... Read More

U.S. Advises Africa Against Banning Used Clothing

Henry Solomon- August 5, 2017

The U.S. has advised  African countries against banning importation of used clothing, for them to continue benefiting from Africa Growth Opportunity Act (AGOA) Scheme which ... Read More

Nigeria Dominates The Rest in Africa Internet Data Usage

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 21, 2017

The power of the overall country population should never be underestimated - that is the case with Nigeria, with a large youth population, it is ... Read More