400 Kenya Airways pilots go on strike paralyzing operations of Kenya's national flag carrier. As a result: 10,000 passengers have been affected. 6,000 tons of cargo affected. KQ flights rerouted to Ethiopia ,local ones to JamboJet. CS Murkomen calls it economic sabotage.
Transport CS Murkomen...
Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with Kenyan President William Ruto regarding Kenya’s critical role in regional peace and security in Ethiopia and across East Africa. The Secretary also previewed plans for the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit in December.
Welcoming the Announcement of AU-led Negotiations to Resolve Conflict in Ethiopia
Antony J. Blinken, Secretary of State
The United States welcomes the planned launch of African Union-led peace talks next week between the Government of Ethiopia and the Tigrayan regional authorities. We commend...
Intresting find:The late Hon George Saitotis Academic work on *Loop spaces and K-Theory* indeed he was a Mathematician and academician :on Kenyan politicians or official not having a academic qualifications.
Jean Claude Sangwa and his friend , (also from DR Congo) are among the few Africans fighting on the side of Russia in Luhanska, a Ukrainian city that is administered by Russia.
As Africans students fled after Putin launched an assault on Ukraine, Sangwa who was studying economics...
"My last relationship taught me that there are people who are sincerely predisposed to the simple life: To sleep and wake up to their partners; to go to their small job and its trifles; to raise kids, to go to church on Sundays,and later die as quietly as they lived. And that's...
Senior Chief Koinange was among the main suspects in the ****** of Chief Waruhiu whose death triggered the State of Emergency in 1952.
As a result, he was arrested and remanded in Nairobi Prison where he remained for six months. At the age of 85, he was oldest prisoner in Kenya.
DV lottery 2024 opens officially. It will run till Tuesday, November 8, 2022. It is time to try your luck in getting to America, the land of milk and honey 😋, as you've been told. To you who thinks it's the land of horrors, this isn't for you. You're OK in Kenya, so just be and let others be...
Colonel Fabian Lengusuranga from Kenya Army is President William Ruto's new ADC. He takes over from Brigadier Timothy Stelu Lekolool who has been deployed to the Department of Defence Head Quarters.
Svante Pääbo wins Nobel Prize
Ancient DNA hunter who sequenced first Neanderthal genome wins Nobel Prize for medicine
Svante Pääbo, a Swedish geneticist, has won the Nobel Prize for medicine. The Nobel Committee said Pääbo "accomplished something seemingly impossible" when he sequenced the...
United Airlines is suspending service at New York's JFK Airport, saying its schedule there is too small to remain competitive. In a note shared with CNN Business, the airline said the start of the winter season, when more airlines resume flying to and from JFK, contributed to its...
Brazil's heated presidential election will go to a second round after no candidate got more than 50% of the vote. With more than 99% of the vote counted late Sunday, results released by Brazil's Electoral Superior Court showed left-wing candidate and former President Luiz Inácio...
Rarieda MP Otiende Amollo cleared his name after reports of association with the Freemasonry society. He distanced the company they own, Rachier & Amollo LLP, from activities of the organization. Rachier revealed some high net worth membership that forms part of the movement.
LATEST COUPS IN AFRICA
Today - Burkina Faso Coup
February 1, 2022 - failed Guinea-Bissau Coup
January 24, 2022 - Burkina Faso Coup
October 25, 2021 - Sudan
September 21, 2021 - failed Sudan Coup
September 5, 2021 - Guinea
May 24 - Mali
April 20, 2021 - Chad Covert Coup
Customs officials at Addis Ababa's Bole International Airport have today arrested a passenger arriving from Nairobi's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, carrying cocaine worth 14.6 million USD.
Thats a billion down the drain.
When the government asked members of the British public , to offer accommodation to Ukrainian refugees, the gentleman and his wife heeded the call and welcomed a 22 year old Ukrainian blonde into their home.
In just a matter of weeks the gentleman fell in love with the...
Facts about Nairobi, Kenya🇰🇪🇰🇪🇰🇪
1. Nairobi is home to 5000 millionaires (USD)
2. Nairobi is second to Johannesburg in Africa when it comes to number of skyscrapers.
3. Nairobi is the only city in Africa with a National park
4. Nairobi is the richest city in East Africa
5. Nairobi is the...
1/n Safaricom has announced major changes to its Fuliza overdraft facility, here's what you need to know: Fuliza has cut daily charges for loans below Sh1000 by 40 percent and introduced a three-day grace period but the company has retained the 1% access fee on all borrowings.