East Africa

South Sudan: Riek Machar Sworn in as Vice President

[Nation] South Sudan opposition leader Riek Machar took the oath of office as First Vice President on Saturday formally rejoining the government.Read More

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Kenya: Tomato is New Gold as Price Shoots Up

[Nation] It has been called the “new apple in town”, “red gold” and “bitcoin competitor”.Read More

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Kenya: Shock as Okwiri Bows Out of Olympics Qualifiers

[Nation] Kenya’s Rayton “Boom Boom” Okwiri’s dream of making a return to Olympics is over courtesy of a controversial split decision against top seed Uganda’s David Kavuma on Sunday at the ongoing Africa qualifiers for the 2020 Tokyo Games in Dakar, Senegal.Read More

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Kenya: MPs Summon NHIF Managers Over Theft of Funds

[Nation] The management of scandal-ridden National Hospital Insurance (NHIF) has been summoned by MPs to answer questions on an audit and misappropriation of public funds.Read More

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Kenya: Elachi Bans Nairobi MCAs’ Trips to UAE Over Sh2.35 Million Debt

[Nation] Nairobi ward representatives’ frequent trips to Dubai have come back to haunt the assembly, with Speaker Beatrice Elachi now banning the visits.Read More

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Kenya: Two Armed Gangsters Killed in Shanzu During Police Chase

[Nation] Police shot and killed two armed gangsters in Shanzu, Mombasa County, on Sunday.Read More

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Kenya: My Life in Danger, Jambopay’s Danson Muchemi Says After Accident

[Nation] Web Tribe chief executive Danson Muchemi has filed a report with police, saying he fears for his life following a road accident and a phone call that he terms suspicious.Read More

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Kenya: Gor Dig Deep to Beat Zoo, Homeboyz Rout Chemelil

[Nation] A last-minute strike by Samuel Onyango handed Gor Mahia a convincing 3-2 win over Zoo FC in a Kenyan Premier League match at Kericho Green Stadium on Sunday.Read More

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Kenya: Ulinzi Edge All Stars in Five-Goal Thriller

[Nation] Ulinzi Stars rallied to beat bottom-placed Kisumu All Stars 3-2 in an evenly contested Kenyan Premier League match at Afraha Stadium, Nakuru on Sunday.Read More

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Kenya: Snow, Chidale Take Early Lead in Safari Tour

[Nation] Safari Tour Order of Merit leader Greg Snow and Malawi’s Paul Chidale tied at the top of the leaderboard in day one of the Safari Tour grand finale at the par 72 Karen Country Club course on Sunday.Read More

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