January 2, 2017

Deadly blast hits near Mogadishu airport

At least 12 people have been killed after a suicide bomber rammed a car packed with explosives into a security checkpoint near Mogadishu’s international airport, police […]
January 2, 2017

Burundi's environment minister shot dead

Burundi’s environment minister, Emmanuel Niyonkuru has been shot dead by unknown assailants in the capital Bujumbura, police said. Niyonkuru, 54, the country’s water, environment and planning minister, was […]
January 2, 2017

All the AFCON Squad named so far

Africa Cup of Nations squads Final and preliminary squads for 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon from January 14 to February 5: Final squads Group […]
January 2, 2017

Bourse Weekly Turnover Drops 48 Percent As RSE Ends 'Hard' Year

The Rwanda Stock Market (RSE) weekly turnover dropped by over Rwf69.8 million on December 30 to Rwf75.2 million, down from Rwf145.04 million recorded for the week […]
January 2, 2017

Makerere Re-Opens, Warns Students Against Fees Strike

As Makerere University re-opens today following a two-month closure, the administration has warned students against protesting the tuition fee deadline directing all students to pay up […]
January 2, 2017

Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority Incur Magufuli's Wrath

PRESIDENT John Magufuli has blasted officials of the Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA) for arbitrarily raising electricity tariff by an average of 8.5 per […]
January 2, 2017

Kenya Government implement marine cargo insurance law

Local insurance companies will be among the biggest winners this year as the government moves to implement the mandatory local underwriting for all imports. The new […]
January 2, 2017

We are responsible-ISIS on Turkey attack

The gunman who killed 39 people at an Istanbul nightclub fired up to 180 bullets, Turkish media report. More details are emerging of the attack at […]
January 1, 2017

Queen is feeling 'better' says Princess Anne

The Queen is feeling “better” despite missing a New Year’s Day church service at Sandringham, her daughter Princess Anne has said. Princess Anne spoke to well-wishers […]