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Sunday, April 30, 2017

East Africa

UN Chief, Antonio Guterres visits Kenya, appeals for support

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres made an emergency visit to Somalia Tuesday, and called for a massive response to help 5 million people faced by...

British man shot dead at Kenyan ranch

A British man has been shot dead at a private ranch in Laikipia area, northern Kenya Tristan Voorspuy before his death was a Cavalry...

Vodacom Tanzania says IPO to start on March 9

The Tanzanian unit of telecoms firm Vodacom will start a more than month-long initial public offering (IPO) on March 9 and expects its shares...

Plane crash-lands at South Sudan airport, several injured – witnesses

TVC NEWS A plane belonging to a small South Sudanese airline crash-landed at the airport in the northwestern town of Wau on Monday, injuring...

Militia fighters decapitate 40 DRC Police Officers in ambush

Another calamity has struck in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Militia fighters have killed about 40 police officers in an ambush. The incident is the...

Guinea colonel accused of trafficking as police seize his “private zoos”

Police in Guinea have arrested an army colonel on suspicion of animal trafficking and seized a menagerie of animals from two properties he owns...

Kenyatta expresses fear of possible violence during presidential poll

With only 105 days before the Kenyan election, President Uhuru Kenyatta has expressed fears of possible election violence, if the current chaos witnessed in...

East African heads of state seek regional approach to Somali refugee...

Regional heads of state on Saturday (March 25) met in Nairobi, Kenya to seek a regional approach in delivering durable solutions to the Somali...

WFP says food shipment for Burundi is blocked

The UN's World Food Programme says a food shipment headed to Burundi and meant to feed about 112 000 people has been stopped at...

At least six dead in Burundi floods

At least six people have died in Burundi in a night of torrential rain and flooding that triggered landslides and caused widespread damage in...
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