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 2021-01-27 12:53 

Nation

53 killed in Cameroon bus blaze...

The 70-seat bus collided head-on with a fuel van at around 3.30am at a location called the Cliff of Dschang, officials said....

 2021-01-27 12:18 

The New Humanitarian

How advertisers defund crisis journalism...

Advertisers have 'blocklists' related to issues they want to avoid. Why are 'World Health Organization' and 'refugees' on them?...

 2021-01-27 10:49 

Nation

Tanzania wants smuggled chameleons returned from Austria...

74 of the country's protected animals were smuggled out....

 2021-01-27 10:32 

Nation

UN urges consensus as Somalia vote deadline looms...

Process has been derailed by political disagreements between Mogadishu and federal states....

 2021-01-27 10:32 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Magufuli warns Tanzanians against use of Covid-19 vaccines...

The Head of State accused a section of Tanzanians who had traveled to other countries to be vaccinated had brought different coronavirus strains....

 2021-01-27 07:41 

Standard Digital

You were conned: Raila tells Githurai youth...

Raila Odinga on Wednesday drummed up support for the BBI in Githurai, telling the youth not to be swayed by 'wheelbarrow politics.'...

 2021-01-27 07:15 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Ghana: Former President Jerry Rawlings State funeral underway...

His daughter Dr Zanetor Rawlings remembered her father as a man with a larger-than-life personality....

 2021-01-27 06:19 

Standard Digital

Milimani Law Courts to be closed on Friday for disinfection...

This is in line with the ongoing measures to ensure the safety of court users by observing Covid-19 health protocols....

 2021-01-27 05:50 

Nation

The nine lives of Rwanda genocide survivor...

Mukakamanzi points to a thickly wooded mountainside through which she fled....

 2021-01-27 04:48 

Standard Digital

UDA office painted black by unknown people...

The Baringo North office, hardly two days old, had its name and logo painted using black engine oil....

 2021-01-27 03:50 

Nation

UN says 8.3m in S. Sudan need humanitarian aid...

Those in need include 310,000 refugees and asylum seekers....

 2021-01-27 02:53 

Standard Digital

Drama as police corner man suspected of killing and setting ex-lover ablaze...

The 27-year-old man is accused of killing her ex-lover and setting her body ablaze....

 2021-01-27 02:53 

Standard Digital

Man suspected of killing and setting ex-lover ablaze arrested...

The 27-year-old man is accused of killing her ex-lover and setting her body ablaze....

 2021-01-27 02:33 

Standard Digital

Sonko should carry his cross - Guyo...

"Let it go on record that Sonko was acting on his own behalf and not on behalf of Jubilee..."...

 2021-01-27 02:32 

Nation

Angry Tunisia protesters face off against police...

There is anger at a political class seen to be disconnected from the suffering of ordinary people....

 2021-01-27 02:26 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Japan PM apologises after lawmakers' night club outings...

The news is another headache for Suga whose approval rating has tumbled due to dissatisfaction with his handling of the pandemic...

 2021-01-27 01:23 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Biden tries to make good on pledge to heal America's racial divide...

President Joe Biden on Tuesday issued a firm call to heal Americas racial divide, taking several steps and promising more to confront racism....

 2021-01-27 01:10 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Biden administration aims to have enough vaccine for most Americans by summertime...

Bidens administration will purchase 100 million doses each of the vaccines made by Pfizer Inc and BioNTech, and Moderna Inc....

 2021-01-26 17:50 

Nation

Buhari replaces top military chiefs...

The country is struggling with a widening conflict over land and resources between mainly Christian farmers and nomadic mostly Muslim herders....

 2021-01-26 17:44 

Nation

Ethiopia sets pre-condition for dialogue with Sudan...

Sudan says it has no interest in going to war with Ethiopia....

 2021-01-26 17:00 

Standard Digital

New twist in Governor Sang's Sh2 million court case...

Governor Sang has also been accused of inciting locals to violence by telling them to arm themselves...

 2021-01-26 17:00 

Standard Digital

Auditor admits grave errors in Sh7.8b Covid contracts report...

Shop N Buy is one of the 102 firms that benefited from the Kemsa contracts to supply Covid-19 equipment....

 2021-01-26 17:00 

Standard Digital

Don't take the country to the dogs, says Raila...

The ODM leader also faulted Jubilee government for corruption, saying the cost of SGR project was exaggerated....

 2021-01-26 17:00 

Standard Digital

Suspect in kin murder 'is unfit to stand trial'...

Muthoni, who is Lawrence's girlfriend, will be a State witness in the case....

 2021-01-26 17:00 

Standard Digital

Amina confronts contractor for failing to build stadium on time...

The contractor said they were committed to completing the project but also wanted the government to ensure the remaining funds are released on time....

 2021-01-26 17:00 

Standard Digital

Mum sues school for expelling her son...

Mogaka argued that locking the child out of school violates his right to attend a school of his choice...

 2021-01-26 17:00 

Standard Digital

Reggae heads to assemblies after IEBC clears signatures...

At least 24 assemblies of the 47 are required to pass the Bill before it goes to the National Assembly....

 2021-01-26 17:00 

Standard Digital

BBI: Which counties will dance to reggae?...

At least 24 assemblies of the 47 are required to pass the Bill before it goes to the National Assembly....

 2021-01-26 17:00 

Standard Digital

Mother sues Brookhouse school for expelling her son...

Mother says her son was at first suspended indefinitely was late expelled a few days later without any explanation and evidence....

 2021-01-26 16:33 

Nation

Covid-19 kills ten Sadc ministers in two weeks...

Virus continues to fell high profile leaders across the region....

 2021-01-26 15:09 

The New Humanitarian

The long road to sorting out US refugee resettlement...

Biden is asking for patience, but waiting carries real-life costs for those stuck in camps or separated for years from their families....

 2021-01-26 13:26 

Standard Digital

12 soldiers injured in Somalia border town clashes treated in Mandera...

Governor Ali Roba says nine Kenyan civilians caught up in the clashes are being treated at the hospital...

 2021-01-26 12:12 

Nation

Uganda withdraws troops from Bobi Wine's house...

Opposition leader meets with newly-elected MPs from his National Unity Platform for the first time since the vote he says was rigged....

 2021-01-26 12:02 

Standard Digital

Sonko to appear before DCI next Monday...

The ex-city boss has also been directed to present himself to defend his position....

 2021-01-26 11:08 

The New Humanitarian

As deportations soar, Afghan returnees struggle on home soil...

Uprooted by conflict, forced home from abroad: 1.2 million people were on the move in Afghanistan, adding to surging humanitarian needs....

 2021-01-26 11:04 

Standard Digital

You've embarrassed the state, CS Amina tells stadium contractor...

CS tells the Shiv Construction Company to hand over the project to another competent contractor...

 2021-01-26 10:55 

Nation

Covid: South Africa turns to temporary morgues...

Casket and coffin manufacturers in South Africa are experiencing an increase in demand due to the high number of deaths caused by Covid-19....

 2021-01-26 09:25 

Nation

Seven children kidnapped from Nigeria orphanage...

Police say they have launched a "strategic operation to ensure the children's safe rescue."...

 2021-01-26 09:13 

Standard Digital

IEBC clears over 1 million BBI signatures...

County assemblies are now expected to consider the Constitutional Amendment Bill 2020 within three months from the date of submission....

 2021-01-26 08:41 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

'Everywhere I am in chains,' says Uganda's Wine after home arrest lifted...

Blockaded at home since he voted, Wine has alleged that soldiers touched his wifes breasts when she sought food in the garden....

 2021-01-26 08:08 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Biden plans to limit private prisons and transfer of military equipment to police...

The executive actions are part of a broader push by the new administration to roll back controversial policies by Bidens predecessor Donald Trump...

 2021-01-26 08:04 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Johnson & Johnson promises vaccine data "soon"...

Data from Johnson & Johnsons single-dose COVID-19 shot is expected this month....

 2021-01-26 07:46 

Standard Digital

Suspected arson attack as dormitory razes at Kisumu Boys...

Kisumu Central Sub-County Police Commander Peter Kattam said that investigators are exploring an arson angle....

 2021-01-26 07:36 

Standard Digital

DCI cautions students against crime...

DCI has cautioned students against crime saying their deeds will be reflected on the Certificate of Good Conduct....

 2021-01-26 06:42 

Nation

Ugandan soldiers still at Bobi Wine's home...

Two cars carrying journalists stopped at a roadblock and ordered to go back....

 2021-01-26 05:51 

Standard Digital

Deputy Governor Anne Kananu to hold first cabinet meeting today...

Nairobi Deputy Governor Anne Kananu will today (Tuesday) hold her first cabinet meeting....

 2021-01-26 05:44 

Standard Digital

Murang'a deputy Governor heckled over BBI remarks...

The farmers booed the governor saying the day was preserved for coffee issues, and not BBI....

 2021-01-26 05:32 

Standard Digital

More trouble for Nyaribo as court reinstates Cabinet...

More trouble for Governor Nyaribo as dismissed executives return to office following court orders....

 2021-01-26 04:54 

Standard Digital

[ World ]

Ugandan security forces end house arrest of opposition leader Bobi Wine...

The government had said the security detail was for his own protection....

 2021-01-26 04:52 

Standard Digital

Tensed Mandera resumes normalcy amid fighting...

At least twelve people were injured in the fight between Jubaland Security Forces and Somalia National Army on Monday....

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