February 22, 2017

Donald Tsang sentenced to 20 months

Former Hong Kong leader Donald Tsang has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for misconduct. Tsang led Hong Kong from 2005 to 2012 and was […]
February 22, 2017

Divisive political rhetoric a danger to the world, Amnesty says

Politicians who have used a divisive and dehumanised rhetoric are creating a more divided and dangerous world, says rights group Amnesty International. Its annual report singles […]
February 21, 2017

Give Donald Trump a chance

President Donald Trump should be given a chance to prove himself, Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe says. He went on to express his support for Mr Trump’s […]
February 21, 2017

Robert Mugabe turns 93

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, the world’s oldest national ruler, turns 93 on Tuesday, defiantly vowing to remain in power despite growing signs of frailty and failing […]
February 21, 2017

South Sudan declares famine in Unity State

A famine has been declared in parts of South Sudan, the first to be announced in any part of the world in six years. The government […]
February 21, 2017

Etihad and KQ sign maintenance pact for its Boeing fleet

United Arab Emirates’ Etihad Airways Engineering has signed an agreement with Kenya Airways to perform mandatory checks on its Boeing 787-8 fleet. “This is part of […]
February 21, 2017

Court suspends deployment of ‘spyware’

The High Court on Monday issued an order temporarily restraining the Communications Authority of Kenya from deploying the controversial Device Management System. Justice John Mativo directed […]