January 6, 2017

Muslims Threaten to Kill Pakistani Who Supported Christian Woman

The son of a murdered Pakistani politician is facing death threats from Islamists because he supported an imprisoned Christian woman who is on death row. Human […]
January 6, 2017

Turkey Refuses to Release Jailed American Pastor

Efforts to free an American pastor held in a Turkish prison for his Christian faith have failed. Andrew Brunson was arrested on Dec. 8 and charged […]
January 6, 2017

China ivory ban big win on poaching war

The International Fund for Animal Welfare has called China’s ban on domestic ivory trade by December 31, “a tremendous victory for elephants”. On Friday last week,China, […]
January 6, 2017

Bin Laden's son top on the US terror blacklist

The United States has added the son of the late al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden to the US counter-terrorism blacklist, in a move that would keep […]
January 6, 2017

14 killed, seven hurt as matatu driver loses sight of blind spot

Fourteen people were killed and seven others critically injured on Thursday morning in a matatu accident on the Katito-Kendu Bay road in Kisumu. Nyanza Traffic Commander […]
January 6, 2017

Trump: For the rich, not the poor

Hefty tax cuts and generous incentives to encourage private spending on infrastructure is likely to boost economic growth in the US over the next few years, […]
January 6, 2017

Army chief declares support for Yahya Jammeh

The Gambia’s army chief has reaffirmed his loyalty to President Yahya Jammeh, who has spent more than two decades in power and refuses to step down. […]
January 6, 2017

Food security crisis in southern Africa after drought

Southern Africa is still recovering from the devastating effects brought on by a two-year-long El Nino event that ended in early 2016. El Nino is known […]
January 6, 2017

Apple removes New York Times app from China store

Apple has removed the New York Times from its China app store, the tech giant said, after authorities told the company the app breached regulations. The […]