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SOUTH AFRICAN BLADE RUNNER STARTS PRISON TERM FOR KILLING GIRLFRIEND

SOUTH AFRICAN BLADE RUNNER STARTS PRISON TERM FOR KILLING GIRLFRIEND

SOUTH AFRICA - South African athlete Oscar Pistorius has begun serving time in jail for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. He was driven to Pretoria’s Kgosi Mampuru prison where he…

MORE BAD NEWS FROM THE HAGUE FOR PRESIDENT KENYATTA

MORE BAD NEWS FROM THE HAGUE FOR PRESIDENT KENYATTA

NAIROBI – The International Criminal Court (ICC) has warned Kenya’s government against leaking information from President Uhuru Kenyatta’s case to the media. Kenyatta recently became the first serving head of…

KENYA’S FORMER PREMIERE CALLS FOR US RE-ENGAGEMENT WITH AFRICA

KENYA’S FORMER PREMIERE CALLS FOR US RE-ENGAGEMENT WITH AFRICA

Kenyan former Prime Minister Raila Odinga has called on the United States government to renew its engagement with Africa, saying that despite many challenges facing the continent, it’s poised to…

DO CHOICES HAVE CONSEQUENCES?

DO CHOICES HAVE CONSEQUENCES?

By JERRY JAKONGANGA NAIROBI, Kenya-When US Assistant Secretary of State  for African Affairs, Mr. Johnnie Carson, declared in February, 2013, before Mr. Kenyatta was elected, that choices do have consequences,…

IS “ACTING PRESIDENT” THE END OF THE ROAD FOR RUTO?

IS “ACTING PRESIDENT” THE END OF THE ROAD FOR RUTO?

By JERRY JAKONGANGA NAIROBI, Kenya- We want to outline some examples of Kenya’s Deputy President’s tactical and strategic blunders, which lead us to conclude that his current position as Acting…

FOUR AFRICAN HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENT, OVER ONE HUNDRED MPs TO ACCOMPANY KENYATTA TO THE HAGUE

FOUR AFRICAN HEADS OF STATE AND GOVERNMENT, OVER ONE HUNDRED MPs TO ACCOMPANY KENYATTA TO THE HAGUE

By JERRY JAKONGANGA NAIROBI, Kenya-At least four African heads of state and government will follow president Uhuru Kenyatta to The Hague when he finally shows up to a status conference…

ICC ORDERS PRESIDENT KENYATTA’S PHYSICAL PRESENCE AT THE HAGUE

ICC ORDERS PRESIDENT KENYATTA’S PHYSICAL PRESENCE AT THE HAGUE

By JERRY JAKONGANGA NAIROBI, Kenya-President Kenyatta must on October 8, 2014, appear in person before the International Criminal Court (ICC) sitting at The Hague, judges have ordered. And, notwithstanding the…