A British aristocrat’s son facing charges of trafficking $5.8 million worth of cocaine was awaiting a new ruling on his application for bail Monday, after prosecutors challenged to his conditional rel
09 Aug 2016 6:25 AM
President Barack Obama’s half-brother, Malik Obama, says he will vote for Republican nominee Donald Trump in the US election in November because he likes the candidate and he is unhappy with his broth
26 Jul 2016 7:02 AM
The US military in Africa says it has sent 40 additional soldiers to South Sudan’s capital, Juba, to help secure American personnel and facilities in the war-torn city.
14 Jul 2016 9:07 AM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday warned that “preachers of hate and violence” are threatening the fabric of the society, in comments that assume significance amid the controverssy surrounding Is
12 Jul 2016 6:14 AM
Al Shabaab has inflated casualty figures in the past, while other official estimates often play them down.
18 Feb 2016 7:40 PM
Top Kenyan athlete Francisca Koki, suspended for doping, said she and fellow runner Joyce Zakari were asked to pay nearly $50,000 in bribes to the national athletics federation chief to help the case.
12 Feb 2016 12:37 AM
A suspected suicide bomber who blew a hole in the fuselage of a Daallo Airlines plane last week and forced it to make an emergency landing in Mogadishu was meant to be on a Turkish Airlines flight, th
09 Feb 2016 1:59 AM
08 Feb 2016 3:47 PM
Kenyan police chief confirmed ‘there was an incident where a police lorry hit an improvised explosive device’.
27 Jan 2016 2:31 PM
There was no immediate response from the Ethiopian government.
08 Jan 2016 1:37 PM
India Saturday expressed disappointment over non-reaffirmation of the long-stalled Doha Round, agreement on cotton and a few provisions related to phasing out of export subsidies.
20 Dec 2015 12:42 AM
Hardening its stance in the ongoing WTO talks, India on Thursday strongly objected to the draft text on agriculture and said some countries are pushing for a deal on phasing out export subsidies with
18 Dec 2015 1:59 AM
Nearly 90 people were killed during Friday’s clashes in the Burundian capital, the Army said on Saturday, the worst outbreak of violence in Burundi since a failed coup in May.
14 Dec 2015 6:24 AM
Two-time world cross country champion Emily Chebet was among the seven given a four-year ban for using the drug Furosemide. — AP
29 Nov 2015 2:26 AM
Pope Francis on Friday lashed out at wealthy minorities who hoard resources at the expense of the poor as he visited a crowded slum today in the Kenyan capital.
28 Nov 2015 5:32 AM
Pope Francis lashed out at wealthy minorities who hoard resources
27 Nov 2015 11:53 AM
In actions and words on his first tour of the world’s poorest continent, Pope Francis has sent a message to African leaders that they could do with less pomp and bit more humility.
27 Nov 2015 1:10 AM
Pope Francis walks with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and First Lady Margaret Kenyatta following his arrival at the Jommo Kenyatta International airport in Nairobi on Wednesday. — AFP
26 Nov 2015 3:24 AM
Al-Qaeda has also recently expanded its territory in Yemen
24 Nov 2015 2:07 PM
Kenya has vowed not to bow to Shebab threats of more attacks if troops are not pulled out of Somalia, following a devastating mall attack in Nairobi by the Al-Qaeda-linked insurgents.
28 Sep 2013 2:27 PM