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NEW PRESIDENT FIRES MILITARY CHIEFS IN POWER STRUGGLE

NEW PRESIDENT FIRES MILITARY CHIEFS IN POWER STRUGGLE

MALAWI — The country’s new President Peter Mutharika has fired his army chief. It’s not clear why army chief General Henry Odillo and his deputy, Major-General John Msonthi, have been replaced.…

GHANA SENDS $ 3M CASH TO PLAYERS IN BRAZIL

BRAZIL – Ghana’s government has sent more than $3 million in cash by plane to Brazil to pay the appearance fees owed to the national team players at the World…

HEALTH CONCERNS RAISE QUESTIONS ABOUT PRESIDENT ZUMA’S SECOND TERM

HEALTH CONCERNS RAISE QUESTIONS ABOUT PRESIDENT ZUMA’S SECOND TERM

SOUTH AFRICA – With just a little more than two months into his second five-year term, concerns about President Jacob Zuma’s health have raised questions about his ability to serve…

SOUTH AFRICA INVESTIGATING “WIFE GIFT” FOR TOP BROADCASTER

SOUTH AFRICA – The country’s commission for Gender and Equality has launched investigations into allegations that the head of the South African Broadcasting Corporation was given a wife as a…

KENYA POLICE ARREST GOVERNOR FOR TERROR-LINKED ATTACK

KENYA POLICE ARREST GOVERNOR FOR TERROR-LINKED ATTACK

NAIROBI – The Kenyan police have arrested a county governor in connection with a series of gun attacks in the coastal town of Mpeketoni earlier this month that killed at…

PRESIDENT OBAMA UNVEILS A PLAN FOR SPEEDY DEPORTATION OF IMMIGRANTS

PRESIDENT OBAMA UNVEILS A PLAN FOR SPEEDY DEPORTATION OF IMMIGRANTS

WASHINGTON – The White House unveiled a new plan that would effectively speed up deportations of the recent surge of immigrants trying to cross illegally into the United States through…

KENYATTA NEEDS POLITICAL, NOT TRIBAL SOLUTIONS

By Erick JOS NAIROBI – When a country is under attack, no matter who is the leader, it just makes sense to rally behind the president – or the flag…

IS INSECURITY IN KENYA AN INSIDE JOB?

IS INSECURITY IN KENYA AN INSIDE JOB?

By JERRY JAKONGANGA NAIROBI, Kenya-What is the true explanation for the state of security in Kenya? Is it possible that the government is purposely working with external forces to precipitate…

UNITED STATES STRUGGLES TO BEAT GHANA 2-1 IN REVENGE MATCH

BRAZIL – The United States fought until the last second in 2-1 victory over the much favored Ghana. John Brooks’ headed goal gave the United States the revenge win in…

Al-QAEDA-LINKED MILITANTS KILL 48 IN KENYA AS GOVERNMENT BLAMES POLITICAL TENSION

Al-QAEDA-LINKED MILITANTS KILL 48 IN KENYA AS GOVERNMENT BLAMES POLITICAL TENSION

MOMBASA – At least 48 people have died after al-Qaeda-linked militants attacked hotels and a police station in a Kenyan coastal town. But the country’s Interior Minister Joseph Ole Lenku,…

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