Author: Dada

Joseph Kabila, president of DR Congo


SEVENTEEN Years After, Kabila Plotting To Remain In Power

  THE president of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Joseph Kabila, kept his country guessing on Thursday over his political plans five months ahead of crucial elections. In a state-of-the-nation speech that had sparked intense...


GAMBIA Say No Way To Exiled Ex-President’s Return

  BANJUL on Thursday condemned former president Yahya Jammeh’s pledge to come back to the West African country in a leaked phone call that went viral on social media. “Neither man nor (spirit) can stop...

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Ex-beauty queen Ruth Kamande gets death penalty 0

EX-BEAUTY Queen To Die For Killing Boyfriend

By SAM KIPLAGAT A 24-year-old woman found guilty for killing her boyfriend has been sentenced to death. Giving her ruling on Thursday, Justice Jessie Lesiit said Ruth Wanjiku Kamande deliberately stabbed Farid Mohammed 25...

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Ethiopia's newly elected Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed addresses the members of parliament inside the House of Peoples' Representatives in Addis Ababa 0

ETHIOPIA Appoints Ambassador To Eritrea

  ETHIOPIA has appointed its first ambassador to Eritrea in two decades in the latest sign of rapprochement after a border war, the state-affiliated Fana news agency said on Thursday. An online report from Fana...

Boko Haram militants


BOKO HARAM Kills Six Traders In Northeast Nigeria

  BOKO Haram fighters killed six traders when they ambushed a convoy of lorries under military escort in northeast Nigeria, a civilian militia member and a local resident said on Thursday. “Six traders were killed...