Lightning strikes three to death in Luanda town

An undated picture of a lightning strike. A sombre mood engulfed Luanda town, Vihiga County, as three women were struck to death by lightning during yesterday's heavy rain.The yesterday's incident took place in the evening when there was a heavy downpour. Eye witnesses said that the three - two women and

Turn of events as football giants surprised in Qatar

This year's FIFA World Cup is turning out to being a surprise package. Football giants have met their full dose of disappointments.Many fans had many of their predictions right, but the truth is that gamblers have been left reeling from shocks after shocks due to unusual manner under which great

Wetangula defies minority side to approve Ruto list

National Assembly Speaker Moses Wetangula yesterday rejected a dissent by minority side to see President Ruto's nominee's list approved This now means that members adjourned for the December recess after the approval of the list of Principal Secretaries (PSs), which was forwarded to the House for approval - or rejection

South African President risks jail term ahead of next polls

South African President, Cyrill Ramaphosa, risks jail sentence ahead of next year's elections, it has been revealed. The leader of Africa's economic powerhouse has been embroiled in a $4m (£3.3m) theft from his farm back in 2020, including kidnapping and bribing the burglars into silence. These revelations of the

Africa’s joy as Senegal’s Lions of Teranga upset Ecuador

Senegal's Lions of Teranga booked their place in the round of 32 after a pulsating show which they staged against Ecuador.The African soccer champions started the game on a high note, and did not sit back, nor backpedal, in their attacks against the shaky Ecuadorian's defence. It was the Lions

Fernandes’ brace takes Portugal to the round of 32

Bruno Fernandes pulled a brace last night to hand Portugal a 2-0 victory over the experienced and much fancied Uruguayan side.The yesternight's results mean that the Seleção das Quinas has already qualified for the next round of 32, even before playing their last game, which will be against Korea Republic.

Teodoro Nguema Obiang wins a re-election by 95%

Equatorial Guinea President Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mbasogo has won yet another presidential re-election, by over 90% of cast votes.The long-time octogenarian dictator won the November 20th re-election by 95%, with his ruling, Democratic Party of Equatorial Guinea (PDGE) and coalition winning all 55 seats in the senate, and the 100

Nairobi County government revokes licenses of night clubs

Revellers enjoying themselves in one of the night clubs within Nairobi city. Nairobi County government has revoked licences of clubs within residences that play music. The order takes effect immediately.Speaking on the issue, the Nairobi County government Director of liquor Hesborn Agwena announced that at least 43 entertainment joints in Nairobi

A petitioner mulling on the reintroduction of BBI bill

President Uhuru Kenyatta (left), with former Prime Minister Raila Odinga (right), during the handing over of the BBI bill by the Special Committee. The reintroduction of BBI bill (Building Bridges Initiative bill) is under a serious consideration by a petitioner. The petitioner, Mr Victor Okul, has written to the National Assembly with