December 16, 2016

Evacuation grinds to a halt

The evacuation of east Aleppo has been halted, with Syrian rebels accused of failing to respect a deal to lift their own siege of two pro-government […]
December 16, 2016

Charity Ngilu escapes death as former mayor is killed in Kitui

Former Mayor of Kitui Mary Mwangangi has been killed after she was crushed by a fire engine during riots in the town. Former Cabinet Secretary Charity […]
December 16, 2016

LPK will work with Uhuru's Jubilee-Ababu Namwamba

Budalang’i MP Ababu Namwamba has declared that his Labour Party of Kenya will work closely with the Jubilee Party to promote mature politics and development in […]
December 16, 2016

CORD to challenge audit of voters roll in court

The Coalition for Reforms and Democracy has indicated that it will move to court on Monday to challenge the award of a contract to KPMG for […]
December 16, 2016

EU extends Russia sanctions over Ukraine

EU leaders have agreed to extend economic sanctions against Russia for six more months. Earlier, France and Germany complained that the Minsk peace deal for Ukraine […]
December 16, 2016

Dylann Roof guilty of South Carolina church killings

A white supremacist has been convicted of killing nine black worshippers in a church in South Carolina in a racially motivated attack. It took the 12 […]
December 16, 2016

Corpus Christi, Texas, residents warned to avoid tap water

Residents of a Texas city have been warned by officials not to drink or bathe in the tap water because of a chemical contamination. Wednesday’s advisory […]
December 16, 2016

Adama Barrow to declare himself president

The Gambia’s President-elect, Adama Barrow, has told the BBC he will declare himself president on 18 January despite incumbent Yahya Jammeh’s rejection of the election result. […]
December 16, 2016

Pan Paper roars back to life as Rai Paper

There was joy and celebration in Webuye town Thursday as President Uhuru Kenyatta oversaw the switching back to life of the PanAfrican Paper Mills, which has […]