No African leader qualified for 2015 Ibrahim Prize

The Mo Ibrahim Foundation on Thursday announced that there is no winner of the 2015 Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership. The announcement came...

I am The Kagumo Rapper, The Best in Kenya

By Mukurima X Muriuki By the time the sun rises in the East in a small town in Kirinyaga, Kenya, called Kagumo, majority of the...

South African DP Ramaphosa introduces the tasty new condom in parliament

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa urged MPs on Thursday to make use of government’s new free flavoured condoms as he outlined stepped-up measures to prevent...

Kenya-born Njeri Kabeberi to head Greenpeace Africa

Kenyan born Njeri Kabeberi has been named Executive Director for Greenpeace Africa after an extensive search for someone with a combination of skills required...

Kenyan Farmers Fight Food Loss By Drying, Selling Mangoes

What do you get when you mix Kenyan mango farmers, a European food initiative, a German consulting firm, and a Kenyan health food company?...

Raila Odinga: China comes to Africa as partner:

China comes to Africa as a partner, and together they form a complementary relationship, said Raila Odinga, former prime minister of Kenya. China needs Africa's...

Tanzania Hotel Voted Best in World; South Africa Dominates List; No Kenyan Hotel in...

By Mukurima X Muriuki The Singita Grumeti hotel, in Serengeti, Tanzania has been ranked as the best hotel in the world, according to the prestigious Conde...

Turkish president offers Kenya help in fighting terror

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said Turkey is ready to share its experience in the fight against terrorism with Kenya. Addressing a joint news...

Peasant who became instant millionaire, chased away wife & kids, then became a pauper

Miano Kaminja, 70, still has hopes that another windfall will come his way and lift him from his misery. In February 2013, he received a...

7 Beautiful African First Ladies Making a Difference Through Humanitarian Work

By Gakii Riungu The role of a First Lady is not an elected one and carries no official duties. Nonetheless, the following First Ladies have...