Tanzanian President fires Ports Authority boss over Fraud.

Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan has fired Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) Director-General Deusdedit Kakoko over the loss of public funds. This came after she received the report of the Controller and Auditor-General (CAG) for the financial year 2019/20 at State House Dodoma on Sunday which adversely mentioned TPA. "Leo nimepokea taarifa za

Homeboyz fined Kshs 1 Million for demeaning Women

The Communications Authority of Kenya acting Director General Mercy Wanjau has imposed a fine of Kshs.1 million on Homeboyz radio following their disturbing and derogatory remarks against women on March 25th, 2021. During a press conference held at CAK headquarters, the Director-General also imposed a six-month suspension of the offending

President Kenyatta and First Lady receive Covid-19 Vaccine

President Uhuru Kenyatta and First Lady Margaret Kenyatta received their 1st doze of Covid-19 Vaccine on 27th March at State house Nairobi. This followed the President's executive order to have all members of his cabinet receive the vaccination in a bid to inspire confidence among Kenyans on the

Six Senators lose Bid to block their expulsion from Jubilee

The Political Parties Dispute Tribunal has upheld a decision by the Jubilee Party to expel six nominated senators for gross misconduct. This therefore allows the party to write to the Registrar of Political Parties and Parliament for the the Senators to be removed as Jubilee Party members. The six Senators

Allianz to digitize Agriculture insurance through Parametric solutions

After the digital session held in December on the topic of “Vaccine Economics, Trade, China and Growth in Africa” with Ludovic Subran, Chief Economist at Allianz SE, Allianz Africa has today held a second webinar on “The Digitization of Agriculture Insurance Through Parametric Solutions” in partnership with Allianz Re. As Allianz

End of an Era as Magufuli is buried in Chato

After almost 1 week of national mourning, Tanzanian president John Pombe Magufuli was interred in a family cemetery in his Chato near the shores of Lake Victoria on. Friday 26th March 2021. Magufuli's body he body arrived at Rubambagwe Stadium, in Chato and was honoured with the singing of the Tanzanian national

Uhuru locks down Nairobi and 4 counties as Covid hits hard

President Uhuru Kenyatta has pronounced fresh tough measures to control the spread of Covid-19 infections, after the 3rd wave cases spiked in five counties. In announcement from Statehouse Nairobi, the president banned travel in and out of five counties that are worst hit namely Nairobi, Machakos, Kiambu, Kajiado and Nakuru. This

Four political parties unveil One Kenya Alliance in Nairobi

Wiper, KANU, ANC, and Ford Kenya political parties announced the formation of One Kenya Alliance as a joint vehicle to contest the upcoming 2022 general elections. The leaders including Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka, Ford Kenya eader Moses Wetangula, KANU leader Gideon Moi and ANC leader Musalia Mudavadi spoke at a joint

Matiang’i orders closure of Dadaab and Kakuma refugee camps

Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i has ordered the UNHCR to close the Dadaab and Kakuma refugee camps within 14 days and said there is no room for further negotiations. During a meeting with a delegation from the UNHCR representative to Kenya Fadhilaa Addala at his office, Matiangi said alluded to terror

Kisumu Governor on the spotlight as city police drag woman on the tarmac

Kisumu Governor Professor Peter Anyang Nyongo is on the spotlight for human rights violations after his county askaris was caught on tape dragging a woman on the tarmac. According to Nancy Okutah " This is inhuman Kisumu County officials (kanjo) assaulting hawkers by dragging them on the road in Kisumu. The