Sad as three teenagers die at Cookstown hotel event

Sad as Three teenagers have dead following a St Patrick's Day party which was held at a hotel in Cookstown, County Tyrone. The deceased who...

Iranian Government Unsatisfied With Kenya Jailing Its Own

Iran's Foreign Ministry has officially complained to Kenya's ambassador to Tehran after the Supreme Court overturned a decision to free two Iranian nationals jailed...

Facebook blames server problem for massive outage

Facebook blamed a "server configuration change" Thursday for a massive outage affecting its applications around the world and brought fresh attention to the embattled...

New Zealand’s Christchurch city bloodied by ‘darkest day’

The quiet city of Christchurch, still picking up the pieces from a massive 2011 earthquake, was again a city in shock Friday as armed...

Conor McGregor Arrested In Miami

Conor McGregor was arrested in Miami Beach on Monday after a fan said the Irish mixed martial arts fighter smashed his phone and then...

President Abdelaziz Bouteflika returns to Algeria amid mass protests

Algeria's ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has returned to the country after two weeks in a Swiss hospital, state media say. A plane carrying the 82-year-old...

Burkina Faso – the country where it’s too dangerous to go to school

Desks and chairs are piled up in the corner of a school with no children. On the blackboard, the date has been written down:...

Russia internet freedom: Thousands protest against cyber-security bill

Thousands of people in Russia have protested against plans to introduce tighter restrictions on the internet. A mass rally in Moscow and similar demonstrations in...

Mayor and family among 12 dead in Colombia plane crash

A plane crash in Colombia killed 12 people on Saturday, including a mayor and her family, aviation and emergency services said. The Douglas DC-3 aircraft,...

15 dialysis patients die in Venezuela’s blackout

Fifteen Venezuelans with advanced kidney disease have died after being unable to get dialysis during the country's extended power outage, an NGO reported Saturday. "Between...

Balala speaks on Kenyan tourism exploits at ITB German meet

Tourism and Wildlife Cabinet Secretary, Mr Najib Balala has described 2018 as a turning point for Kenyan tourism performance after years of under-performing. In a...

Flights grounded At The JKIA Over Workers Strike

Flights have been disrupted at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi after aviation workers went on strike. The striking staff, who downed their tools in...

Journalist Robbed In Kirinyanga

Journalists covering the sixth devolution conference in Kirinyaga County were robbed of property worth more than Sh500,000. The Citizen TV journalists had parked their vehicle...

The Two River Ferris wheel launched by President Uhuru Kenyatta

Centum Investments Thursday launched Kenya’s largest observation wheel at Two Rivers Mall, the latest addition to the facility that features various amenities including theme...

US offers $1m reward for the capture of Hamza bin Laden

The United States on Thursday offered a $1 million reward for information on a son of late Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, seeing him...

Ed Sheeran Marries His long Time Girlfriend

  British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran has married his girlfriend Cherry Seaborn in a "tiny winter wedding", The Sun newspaper reported on Thursday. "Ed got married a few days...

May’s new Brexit strategy backed by MPs as EU warns of delay conditions

British MPs agreed Wednesday to give Prime Minister Theresa May more time to work on her EU withdrawal deal after she promised they could...

Kenya Participate At the Meetings Africa Fair In South Africa

The Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC) is among the 338 exhibitors participating at the annual international, Meetings Africa in Johannesburg, South Africa. The three-day...

Pakistan Shoot Two Indian Jets

Pakistan said Wednesday it shot down two Indian warplanes in its airspace over disputed Kashmir, in a dramatic escalation of a confrontation that has...

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari Re-elected on Second Term

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari re-elected for a second 4-year-term beating main rival Atiku Abubakar with just under 4 million votes. Muhammadu Buhari, who has secured...

Saudi Arabia names first woman envoy to Washington at critical time

Saudi Arabia on Saturday named a princess as its first woman ambassador to the United States, a key appointment as the fallout over journalist...

North Korean leader rides train on way to Vietnam

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's armoured train chugged across China on Sunday as he headed to his highly anticipated second summit with US...

India toxic alcohol deaths jump to 156: police

At least 58 more workers have died in northeastern India after drinking toxic liquor, police said Sunday, taking the death toll from the latest...

Cuba votes in referendum on new constitution

Cubans began voting in a referendum on a new constitution Sunday with the backdrop of mounting pressure from the United States and continued support...

Nigerian army says will ‘deal decisively’ with vote-rigging

Nigeria's army chief warned officers Wednesday to be loyal and "deal decisively" with vote-rigging, speaking at a meeting of senior army staff in the...

Uganda’s ruling party endorses Museveni for sixth-term run

Uganda's ruling party has endorsed President Yoweri Museveni, 74, as its candidate in 2021 elections, which could see him seek re-election for a sixth...

Three MPs abandon May over Brexit as UK political sands shift

Three MPs quit Britain's governing Conservative Party on Wednesday in protest at its "disastrous" hard line on Brexit, joining a rebellion in parliament that...

Trump bars US-born woman who joined IS from returning

President Donald Trump said Wednesday he is barring a US-born former Islamic State propagandist from returning home, making the highly unusual case that she...

Fire kills at least 69 in Bangladesh capital: Official

At least 69 people have died in a huge blaze that tore through apartment buildings also used as chemical warehouses in an old part...

Mexico border wall: US states sue over emergency declaration

A coalition of 16 US states led by California is suing President Donald Trump's administration over his decision to declare an emergency to raise...

‘Respond Ruthlessly’ To vote-riggers -President Buhari

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari said Monday he had ordered the police and military to be "ruthless" with vote-riggers, as preparations were made for rescheduled...

British MPs term Facebook ‘digital gangsters’ in scathing report

A scathing British parliamentary report on Monday branded Facebook "digital gangsters" who failed to fight the spread of fake news and violated data privacy. Lawmakers'...

Valentine’s Day not feeling the love in Indonesia

Valentine's Day wasn't getting much love in the world's biggest Muslim majority nation Thursday as Indonesian authorities urged amorous couples to call it quits...

US Senate passes bill to avert govt shutdown, House votes next

The US Senate on Thursday overwhelmingly passed a compromise package that funds federal operations and prevents a looming government shutdown, without providing money for...

Ngilu joins powerful Nigeria election observer mission

Kitui Governor Charity Ngilu in is Nigeria as part of a high-powered international election observer mission for the country's presidential and National Assembly elections...

Sri Lanka seeks hangmen to resume executions

Sri Lanka has started advertising for hangmen, after the president vowed to resume executions for the first time in four decades as part of...

China says US aims to ‘stir up trouble’ with naval sail-by

China on Monday accused the United States of trying to "stir up trouble" by sending two US destroyers near disputed South China Sea islands. The...

At least 99 dead after drinking toxic alcohol in India

At least 99 people have died and scores have been hospitalised in northern India after drinking toxic alcohol, triggering a crackdown against bootleggers, officials...

Trump supporter attacks BBC cameraman at El Paso rally

A supporter of US President Donald Trump has attacked a BBC cameraman at a campaign rally in El Paso, Texas. Sporting a Make America Great...

Sad as morning fire breaks out killing 17 people at the Delhi hotel

Sadly today (Tuesday) morning, Resident police confirmed that At least 17 people have died in a Delhi hotel fire that broke out. Eyewitnesses said the...

You’ll go back in body bags, Buhari ally tells foreigners

A key ally of Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday said people from overseas who sought to intervene in the country's election to be...

Venezuelan military official drops allegiance to Maduro

An active-duty Venezuelan army colonel who is a military doctor has dropped his allegiance to President Nicolas Maduro, backing opposition leader Juan Guaido instead. "Ninety...

Turkey building collapse death toll rises to 21

The death toll from the collapse of an apartment building in Istanbul rose to 21 Saturday, as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said authorities have...

Netanyahu vows Palestinian funds freeze after teen killed

Nudged by rightwing political rivals after a deadly Palestinian attack on a young Israeli woman, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu who seeks re-election pledged Sunday...

Nearly 100 children dead from Ebola in DRC as crisis worsens

Nearly 100 children have died since the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo started last year -- and the crisis is gathering...

Saudis don’t know where Jamal Khashoggi’s body is: official

Riyadh does not know the location of dissident Jamal Khashoggi's body, despite having detained the Saudi team that murdered him, a high-ranking foreign affairs...

Sad as two men die as they are swept by Australia floods

Sadly in the Australian city of Townsville, it is reported that Two men have died in floodwaters that have forced large-scale evacuations. Today (Tuesday),The pair's...

Nigeria’s Vice President ‘safe and sound’ after helicopter crash on campaign trail

Nigeria's Vice President Yemi Osinbajo escaped unhurt after his helicopter crash-landed on Saturday, his spokesman said. Pictures from the scene showed the helicopter on its...

Pope Francis makes first papal visit to Arab Gulf state

Pope Francis has arrived in the United Arab Emirates, making him the first pontiff to visit an Arab Gulf state. In a video address from...

Wreckage from missing plane of footballer Emiliano Sala found

Wreckage from the plane carrying Argentine football star Emiliano Sala that disappeared over the English Channel almost two weeks ago has been found, according...

Pentagon will deploy approximately 3,750 additional US forces to provide more support at southwest...

The Pentagon announced Sunday approximately 3,750 additional U.S. forces will deploy to the southwest border to provide additional support to Customs and Border Protection. That...

Shock as woman suffocates in banned ‘menstruation hut’

According to local police, they say that a 21-year-old Nepali woman died of suffocation in a windowless "menstruation hut" after she lit a fire...

Shock in Sweden as pregnant woman is dragged off train by guards

Shockingly in Sweden, there has been a video that shows a heavily pregnant woman being manhandled by guards on the Stockholm metro has angered...

World Morns James Ingram dies at 66 years

James Ingram, a Grammy winner known for his soulful R&B hits, has died, his friends and colleagues said Tuesday. He was 66 years old. “I...

Oliver Mtukudzi, Zimbabwe’s Afro-jazz legend, dies

Oliver Mtukudzi, one of Zimbabwe's most renowned musicians, has died aged 66 after a four-decade career. He came to prominence in the 1970s as one...

Trump vows not to ‘cave’ on 32nd day of Govt shutdown

President Donald Trump had a message Tuesday for Democrats hoping he'll relent in the political arm wrestling that has seen funds blocked to parts...

Singer Chris Brown Released On No Charges Over Rape Allegations

Singer Chris Brown has been released from police custody and he won't face any charges at this time, the Paris prosecutor's office said. Brown and...

Zimbabwe troops accused of ‘systematic torture’ of protesters

A government-appointed human rights group in Zimbabwe has accused soldiers of using "systematic torture" in a crackdown on protests. The Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission strongly...

Sad as a Chinese-Australian Writer has gone missing in China

According to The Australian government, they say that they investigating reports a Chinese-Australian writer has gone missing in China. The writer Yang Hengjun, is also...

All Kenyan to get Huduma ID – Uhuru Kenyatta

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday ordered all Kenyans to be registered digitally and given Huduma identification numbers. Speaking at State House, Mombasa during a meeting...

WhatsApp Limits Number Of Shares To Five Persons At A Time

Owners of messaging platform WhatsApp believe they let users deviate from the app’s original purpose as a personal messaging enabler by allowing too much...

African Union calls on DR Congo to delay release of final vote results

The African Union (AU) has called on the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) to postpone the announcement of its presidential election results. The pan-African...

Sad as woman is mauled to death by a pet crocodile

Sadly in the Indonesian Island of Sulawesi, a woman has been mauled to death by a pet crocodile. The victim Deasy Tuwo, had reportedly been...

Investigative journalist murdered in Ghana

A Ghanaian undercover journalist who helped expose corruption in African football has been shot dead in the capital Accra, police said Thursday. Ahmed Hussein was...

Total lunar eclipse on Jan 20-21 will be the last until 2022

People in North and South America, a large part of Europe and Africa may get a glimpse of a total lunar eclipse overnight from...

Why Terrorist Targeted Dusit D2 In Riverside Area

“DusitD2 Nairobi is a vibrant city hotel retreat where style, entertainment and art converge. Cocooned away from the city's hustle and bustle and in...

Two Terrors Gunned Down At Dusit Attack

All terrorists who stormed Dusit office park in Nairobi on Tuesday have been killed, President Uhuru Kenyatta said on Wednesday. President Kenyatta said 14 people...

Theresa May faces no confidence vote after historic Brexit defeat

British Prime Minister Theresa May is preparing to face another blistering day in Parliament as she battles to save her premiership in the wake...

DEVELOPING NEWS: Explosive And Gunshot Reported from a Building At Riverside

Developing News. Explosive are reported on Riverside Area, car burning at the parking of Dusit and people are rushed out of the area. Several people...

Pentagon approves additional military support for border

  The Pentagon has approved additional military support for the Department of Homeland Security on the Southwest border, the Defense Department confirmed Monday. "In response to...

China sentences Canadian to death for drug smuggling

A Canadian citizen in China has been sentenced to death after a court convicted him of drug smuggling on Monday, a move likely to...

Ivanka Trump to help US choose candidate for World Bank

President Donald Trump's daughter and advisor Ivanka will help the United States choose its candidate to lead the World Bank but she will not...

Jordan king visits Iraq for first time in decade: state TV

Jordanian King Abdullah II met Iraqi President Barham Saleh in Baghdad on Monday, according to state television, in the monarch's first trip to Iraq...

Millions in India gather for world’s largest religious event

The largest religious gathering anywhere on earth gets under way Tuesday, with tens of millions of Hindu pilgrims congregating in India to bathe in...

Police investigate after US woman in coma gives birth at care facility

Arizona police said Wednesday they have opened an sex assault investigation after a woman who has been in a coma for more than a...

Naked in Paris: First nudist restaurant to close down

The first nudist restaurant in the French capital is being forced to close because it cannot put enough bums on seats. "O'Naturel" will draw the...

Congo Opposition Candidate Wins Presidential Election

Opposition candidate Felix Tshisekedi has won the long-awaited presidential poll in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the electoral commission said Thursday, paving the way...

British PM Theresa May suffers fresh Brexit defeat

British MPs voted Wednesday to force Prime Minister Theresa May to quickly set out an alternative plan for Brexit if she loses a crucial...

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos and wife MacKenzie divorce

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, rated the world's wealthiest person, announced Wednesday on Twitter that he and his wife MacKenzie Bezos were divorcing after a...

Donald Trump storms out of negotiations on border wall

President Donald Trump said "bye-bye" and stormed out of negotiations Wednesday on funding a US-Mexico border wall when Democratic opponents refused to agree to...

S. Korea President Moon sacks chief of staff as ratings fall

South Korean President Moon Jae-in sacked his chief of staff and two other senior aides Tuesday in a major reshuffle seen as seeking to...

Facebook and Google on Spot over DR Congo Ads

A US professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is accusing technology giants Facebook and Google of promoting false information on their platforms about...

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim announces resignation

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim announced Monday he would step down next month, more than three years before his current term was due...

Trump ramps up Mexico wall row with speech, border visit

President Donald Trump pushed Monday for a climax in his fight over a controversial US-Mexico border wall, announcing a primetime speech and a visit...

Sh460 million Mombasa project to boost tourism

The Sh460 million Mombasa waterfront project at Mama Ngina Drive will boost tourism in the coastal city, officials say. The project is being implemented...

Police Officer To Take Compulsory ICT Course

All police officers have been ordered to undergo a compulsory six-month training on Information and Communication Technology. Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i said the training...

Gabon Free Of Military Power as It Seizes

Military says it has seized power in oil-rich Gabon, where the ailing leader's family has ruled for 50 years Soldiers in the west African country...

Gabon soldiers announces a national restoration council will be formed as ailing President is...

Today,Gabon soldiers on state radio called upon the people to “rise up” and announced a “national restoration council” would be formed, as an ailing...

One dead, 10 missing after cargo ship sinks off China

At least one person died and 10 others were missing after a freighter sank off China's eastern coast on Wednesday, the official Xinhua news...

Japan Emperor Akihito greets thousands in last New Year’s address

Japan's Emperor Akihito has delivered his final New Year's greeting before his abdication at the end of April, telling tens of thousands of flag-waving...

Mali villagers killed in armed raid in Mopti region

Armed men believed to be traditional hunters have killed at least 37 people in an attack on a village in central Mali, the country's...

Indian women form 620 km human chain in support of temple equality

Tens of thousands of women in the Indian state of Kerala have formed a series of human chains extending an estimated 620 kilometers (385...

Xi warns Taiwan independence is ‘a dead end’

Xi Jinping called on Taiwan to reject independence and embrace "peaceful reunification" with China, in a conciliatory speech that nevertheless took a hard line...

‘CALM DOWN,’ Trump tells detractors in New Year’s message

For many, the New Year presents an opportunity for introspection and vows of self-improvement. Not so for US President Donald Trump, who kicked off 2019...

Renault Trucks taps CMC Motors Group to Distribute its Heavy Commercial Trucks

CMC Motors Group has entered into partnership with French automotive manufacturer Renault Trucks to expand its footprint within the heavy commercial truck segment, to...

End of an era as Germany’s last black coal mine closes

Germany will close its last black coal mine on Friday, turning the page on two centuries of mining history in the Ruhr region that...

Trump panel recommends guns in schools to keep US students safe

A safety panel set up by US President Donald Trump in the wake of numerous school shootings has recommended that schools consider arming staff,...

‘No place for a mother’: S. Korea battles to raise birth rate

When Ashley Park started her marketing job at a Seoul drugmaker she had a near-perfect college record, flawless English, and got on well with...

Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel announces resignation

Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel announced his resignation Tuesday, less than two weeks after his main coalition partner quit in a row over migration,...

Amphibian that buries head in sand named after Donald Trump

US presidents tend to receive their fair share of honours, but Donald Trump may want to ignore his latest one. A newly-discovered amphibian that buries...