Give free Covid-19 vaccine to Persons with disabilities (Pwds)

Abled voices, a community based organization for persons living with disabilities, recently pointed out to possible discrimination of PWDs with regards to accessing the covid -19 vaccine. Speaking to Nyanza daily, Mr. Stafford Ochien'g, founder Abled voices, lamented the sheer reluctance by government, to effectively cushion persons living with disability post

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

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

Congelese opposition leader succumbs to covid-19 a day after general elections

Kolelas Guy Brice during a campaign rally The Republic of Congo's opposition presidential candidate Guy Brice Kolelas succumbed to Covid-19 a day after the country went to general elections. The late Kolelas died when he was being taken to France for treatment. Christian Cyr Mayanda, his campaign director confirmed the incident on

Kenyatta urges new President Suluhu to emulate Magufuli’s “Hapa Kazi Tu”

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta this afternoon defied all odds to attend the funeral service for departed Tanzanian President John Pombe Magufuli saying “Liwe Liwalo” he had to attend the ceremony in person. Kenyatta used the occasion to encourage the new Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan not to deflect from Magufuli’s

Kericho Deputy Governor Susan Kiwai is dead

The Deputy Governor of Kericho Susan Kikwai died on 20th March 2021 morning at the Shiloam Hospital where she has been undergoing treatment for covid-19 complications. This was announced by the Kericho county communications office. Kikwai who served as the managing director of the Kenya Investment Authority (KenInvest) under the Ministry

Vice President Suluhu Hassan sworn in as Tanzania’s 6th President

Tanzania's Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan was sworn in on Friday March 19, 2021 as the country's 6th President becoming the country's first female president after the sudden death of President John Pombe Magufuli. 61 year old Samia Hassan from Zanzibar has been vice president since 2015 and will serve

Tanzanian President John Pombe Magufuli is Dead

Tanzania's President John Magufuli

Tanzanian president John Pombe Magufuli is dead. The sad news was broken by Tanzania's Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan on state television who attributed the president's death to heart complications arising from a heart disease he has had for the last 10 years. at a hospital in Dar es