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PEOPLE MAGAZINE NAMES KENYAN ACTRESS THE MOST BEAUTIFUL WOMAN OF 2014

PEOPLE MAGAZINE NAMES KENYAN ACTRESS THE MOST BEAUTIFUL WOMAN OF 2014

NAIROBI – Kenyan actress Lupita Nyongo has joined a cast of Hollywood A-listers. The People magazine has bestowed one of its highest honors on her – “Most Beautiful Person for…

KENYANS FACE $23,000 FINE OVER NEW OFFICIAL TITLES

KENYANS FACE $23,000 FINE OVER NEW OFFICIAL TITLES

NAIROBI – Kenyans who fail to use the correct honorific would face a fine of $23,000 or a one-year jail term, according to a proposed legislation to create order of…

PM RAILA ODINGA TO GIVE KEYNOTE ADDRESS AT IVY LEAGUE UNIVERSITY IN THE USA

PM RAILA ODINGA TO GIVE KEYNOTE ADDRESS AT IVY LEAGUE UNIVERSITY IN THE USA

PRINCETON - Kenyan  former Prime Minister Raila Odinga will be the keynote speaker at Princeton University as part of his tour of the United States. Mr. Raila Odinga will speak…

SENEGAL TO CHARGE EX-PRESIDENT’S SON AND “MINISTER OF THE EARTH AND SKY” WITH CORRUPTION

SENEGAL – A top court has ruled that Karim Wade, the son of ex-President Abdoulaye Wade, should stand trial on corruption charges. He was arrested in April 2013 following allegations…

ICC ORDERS WITNESSES TO TESTIFY AGAINST WILLIAM RUTO

ICC ORDERS WITNESSES TO TESTIFY AGAINST WILLIAM RUTO

THE HAGUE - The International Criminal Court has summoned reluctant witnesses to testify at the trial of Kenya’s Deputy President William Ruto. Ruto is facing charges of crimes against humanity…

US GOVERNMENT HOLDS ANNUAL 85,000 H1-B VISA LOTTERY

US GOVERNMENT HOLDS ANNUAL 85,000 H1-B VISA LOTTERY

WASHINGTON — The U.S. government has held its annual lottery for H-1B visas and the lucky 85,000 winners (and their employers) will be notified soon. The winners, from among more…

ATTORNEY GENERAL’S NIGHTMARE: WILL THE ICC JUDGES LET UP ON KENYATTA’S FINANCES?

ATTORNEY GENERAL’S NIGHTMARE: WILL THE ICC JUDGES LET UP ON KENYATTA’S FINANCES?

By JERRY JAKONGANGA THE HAGUE-Kenya’s attorney general, Mr. Githu Muigai, has a tough job indeed. What makes it even tougher is that he has, by design, placed the whole republic…

FUND RAISING FOR OBAMA’S AUNT TO OCCUR IN MASSACHUSETTS

FUND RAISING FOR OBAMA’S AUNT TO OCCUR IN MASSACHUSETTS

BOSTON – A wake and a fundraising will be held for the late Zeituni Onyango, President Obama’s aunt who died recently at a rehabilitation center in Boston. The wake is…

US PRESIDENT OBAMA’S AUNT HAS DIED IN MASSACHUSETTS

US PRESIDENT OBAMA’S AUNT HAS DIED IN MASSACHUSETTS

BOSTON- An aunt of President Obama whose immigration status grabbed headlines before the president’s 2008 election has died in Massachusetts. Attorney Margaret Wong, who represented the president’s aunt in her…

RWANDA MARKS 20 YEARS SINCE 1994 GENOCIDE, WITH A LESSON FOR AFRICA

RWANDA  MARKS 20 YEARS SINCE 1994 GENOCIDE, WITH A LESSON FOR AFRICA

KIGALI - Rwanda observed 20 years since the1994 genocide, which left more than 800,000 people dead. The April 7 commemoration marked the anniversary of the day violence broke out across…

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