National HPV screening programme to fight cervical cancer launched

The Cancer Association of Namibia (CAN), this week announced the first national human papilloma virus (HPV) screening programme to fight cervical cancer in the...

Liquid taps ex-Microsoft Senior Executive as Uganda CEO

Liquid Telecom has appointed ex-Microsoft Senior Executive Dennis Keko Kahindi as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Liquid Telecom Uganda, effective 1 March 2019. Kahindi will...

AMISOM helps families affected by drought in Dhobley

AMISOM - African Union Mission in Somalia Mogadishu 07 September 2019 – Female soldiers serving in the Kenyan contingent of the African Union Mission in...

The DA calls on Minister Zulu to resolve the impending crisis in Foster Care...

The Democratic Alliance (DA) is appalled, disappointed, but not surprised, by the failure of the Department of Social Development (DSD) that led to the...

Nigerian online trading Jiji to the rescue of OLX in key African countries

Jiji – the largest classifieds marketplace in Nigeria – has reached an agreement to redirect OLX users in Nigeria to Jiji and to acquire...

Kenyan Diaspora Karen Gitau to vie for Council Seat in Kennesaw GA

Kenyan Diaspora Karen Gitau to vie for Council Seat in Kennesaw GA: It takes great courage, determination, and confidence to decide to vie for...

How East African businesses are going to lead the AFCTA

The apex body for East Africa’s businesses, East African Business Council has urged regional CEOs to opportunities arising from the EAC regional integration process. This...

West Pokot Deputy Governor Must Choose Kenya Or USA

West Pokot Deputy Governor Must Choose Kenya Or USA: West Pokot's deputy governor has practiced medicine in Texas, USA, for two years. This is unacceptable,...

You'd be lazy too at age 187! Jonathan the tortoise sets a world record...

Who is 187 years old and is from Seychelles? The answer, according to Guinness World Records, is Jonathan, the world's oldest animal on land. Jonathan...

Liberia win on opening day of African World Cup qualifiers

Africa’s road to the 2022 World Cup kicked off on Wednesday 4 September with eight first-round, first-leg matches across the continent. The headline result from...

Road Fund Bags 2.9b Br in Revenue

The Ethiopian Road Fund Office has collected 2.9 billion Br in revenue in the past fiscal year. The revenue was collected from the road fund,...

A Kenyan in love with Florida and the Hurricanes: Literally

A Kenyan in love with Florida and the Hurricanes: Literally: Some people love but they lay down certain requirements for the relationship. Whether it...

Ugandan based motorcycle hailing SafeBoda gets German funding

Allianz X, the digital investment unit of the Allianz Group, has announced that it has made an undisclosed amount of investment in SafeBoda, an...

Lord, they should stay inside oo

Dear Father: Hmm, you know, I can’t really understand human being. No, it’s true. It’s very hard to understand human being, especially those from our...

Recurring attacks of non-nationals of African descent in SA must be dealt with urgently

It is of major concern that South Africa continues to be the site of persecution of fellow Africans from other parts of the continent....

VIDEO: Kenyans living their ‘American dream’ in the USA

VIDEO: Kenyans living their 'American dream' in the USA: Margaret Njoroge, 74, left Kenya for the US twenty years ago.Hers was not a lofty...