Monday, October 22, 2018

Senegal capital gets historic female mayor

The Senegalese capital of Dakar has a new mayor in the person of Soham El Wardini who records indicate is the first woman post-independence...

Shattering Glass Ceilings: Ethiopia’s Progressive Prime Minister Names 50% Female Cabinet

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed named Ahmed Shide his finance minister in sweeping changes to the Horn of Africa nation’s government that included appointing...

Jamal Khashoggi Body Was Cut Into Pieces After He Was Killed, CNN Reports

The body of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi was cut into pieces after he was killed two weeks ago at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul,...

Safaricom Ranked Africa’s Best Employer, 67th in the World

Safaricom has been ranked among the top 100 best employers globally in a list dominated by US companies. The telecommunications company has been ranked...

Historic!! Kanze Dena Confirmed Head of PSCU, Becomes Kenya’s First Female State House Spokesperson

President Uhuru Kenyatta has confirmed Ms Kanze Dena as State House Spokesperson and Head of the President's Strategic Communication Unit (PSCU). The President's decision was...

Miracle? Kenya Ranked 5th Richest African Country

Kenya’s wealth measure improved from position 6 in 2016 to 5th last year, reveals a report by AfrAsia Bank Africa. According to the report, Kenya...

Kavanaugh on Cusp of Confirmation As Anxiety Sets in

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh stands just one supportive senator short of confirmation on Friday after clearing a dramatic procedural hurdle in a 51-49...

Smartphone users in Kenya fall victim of deadly Israeli spyware

Smart mobile phone users in the country might have fallen victim of data mining from a spy tool introduced remotely to the gadgets without...

Trump Viewed More Favorably in Kenya, Nigeria than in USA

Donald Trump is viewed more favorably in Kenya than in America, according to a Pew Research Center poll that surveyed 26,000 people in 25 countries.  1,039...

Uhuru to UNGA: Africa is a net exporter of capital to the world through...

President Uhuru Kenyatta last week addressed the United Nations General Assembly, where he decried the increasing evidence that Africa is a net exporter of...

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