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  • “Vote Leave” campaigner Boris Johnson insists Britain will retain close ties with Europe/AFP LONDON, Jun 27 – Top Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson said there was no need to rush pulling Britain out of the EU, as he sought to reassure Britons abroad and EU citizens in Britain with a message of...
  • “The people’s will has been expressed,” Pope on Brexit/AFP ROME, Italy, Jun 27 – Pope Francis on Sunday warned of the “Balkanisation” of Europe in the wake of Britain’s shock vote to quit the EU and urged the bloc to chart a new way forward by giving member states greater freedoms. “We have to come...
  • The notion that children’s well-being depends on their mothers and not on the society around them or their fathers, is deeply entrenched in Germany and creates real obstacles to women’s careers/AFP BERLIN, Germany, Jun 27 – Is it possible to regret becoming a mother? The question first posed by an...
  • But in his memoir, he explains the public perception may not have been commensurate with his endeavors of promoting women issues/FRANCIS MBATHA NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 27 – Former Chief Justice Dr Willy Mutunga is set to release two books ahead of the next General Election. One of the books will be a...
  • Tunoi first received a retirement notice on 28th April 2014 notifying him “that his retirement was supposed to be effective 2nd June 2014″/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 27 – The tribunal investigating bribery claims against retired judge Philip Tunoi will on Monday rule whether his notice of retirement...
  • Since taking over power in 2013, President Kenyatta has been keen to solidify Kenya’s ties with various countries across the world, with Esipisu explaining that it’s all for the country’s benefit/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 27 – President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday morning travelled to Botswana for a...
  • Pope Francis and Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II release white doves in the direction of Mount Ararat/AFPARMENIA, Jun 27 – Pope Francis on Sunday released peace doves on the Armenia-Turkey border in a gesture of reconciliation as Ankara slammed the pontiff for denouncing the mass killings of...
  • THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Jun 27 – Britain’s vote to leave the EU has sent shockwaves across the Netherlands, a founding father of the European community, but despite a push by eurosceptics analysts say a “Nexit” referendum is unlikely soon, if ever. “Now it is our turn,” trumpeted Geert Wilders, the...
  • Four decades later, Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is due to visit Uganda for the anniversary not only to mark the operation and boost now-friendly ties between Uganda and Israel, but also to pay a deeply personal tribute/XINHUA-File ENTEBBE, Uganda, Jun 27 – Skimming above the choppy...
  • Singapore Airlines said the plane was en route from Singapore to Milan when an engine oil warning forced it to turn back to the city-state/AFP SINGAPORE, Jun 27 – A Singapore Airlines plane caught fire Monday while making an emergency landing at Changi Airport after turning back from a flight to...
  • A Washington Post-ABC News poll shows 51 percent support for Clinton compared with just 39 percent for Donald Trump/AFP WASHINGTON, United States, Jun 26 – Two head-to-head polls released Sunday showed a resurgent Hillary Clinton vaulting atop the US presidential race after a tumultuous month for...
  • Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel (C) will host the leaders of France, Italy and the EU in Berlin on Monday to discuss the Brexit crisis/FILE BERLIN, Germany, Jun 26 – The European Parliament’s chief called Sunday for Britain to begin proceedings to leave the EU at a summit this week, as Germany...
  • Ruto said leaders were free to make political decisions and should not be construed to mean that they have been induced/DPPS NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 26- Deputy President William Ruto has urged leaders to embrace political realignments saying it is a reflection of democracy. Addressing faithful in...
  • According to the head of the search team Peter Aduwa, a search vessel is already in place and which is aimed at hastening search process/CFM NEWS NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 26 – The search for the bodies of nine members of Extra Young Task Band who drowned in Lake Victoria after their boat capsized is...
  • The Israeli Prime Minister’s visit to the country will kick off on July 4, according to State House Spokesman Manoah Esipisu/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 26- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is next month set to kick off a 3 days visit to the country, during which major bilateral agreements...
  • In a briefing at State House on Sunday, Esipisu said Kenya will maintain historical ties with United Kingdom and the European Union./FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 26 – Kenya is closely monitoring the progress after Britain’s exit from the European Union and its possible impact to the economy, State...
  • President of the European Parliament Martin Schulz (pictured) says British Prime Minister David Cameron should trigger the process for Brexit at a summit in Brussels this week/AFP BERLIN, Germany, Jun 26 – The European Parliament’s chief called Sunday for British Prime Minister David Cameron to...
  • Larry Brooks walks through his trailer which was destroyed by flood waters in Elkview, West Virginia/AFP WASHINGTON, United states, Jun 26 – The death toll from flooding in the US state of West Virginia rose to 24 Saturday, as President Barack Obama declared a major disaster, releasing federal aid...
  • Somali security forces intervene after a car bomb attack claimed by Al-Qaeda-affiliated Shabaab militants, exploded and killed at least 5 people, on the Naasa Hablood hotel in Mogadishu on June 25, 2016/AFP MOGADISHU, Somalia, Jun 26 – At least 11 people were killed Saturday in an attack on a hotel...
  • People in England voted “Leave” by 53.4 percent to 46.6 percent/AFP BERLIN, Germany, Jun 25 – EU leaders pressured Britain Saturday to make a quick exit from the union, warning they could not afford to be left in “limbo” and that the divorce would not be “amicable”. Foreign ministers of the EU’s...
  • Fire is seen at the scene of a car bomb attack claimed by Al-Qaeda-affiliated Shabaab militants which killed at least 5 people, on the Naasa Hablood hotel in Mogadishu on June 25, 2016/AFP MOGADISHU, Somalia, Jun 25 – At least five people were killed Saturday in an attack on a hotel in the Somali...
  • Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed clarified that this reduce the numbers of the estimated 326,000 Somali refugees at the camp but added that a review process is ongoing to get the actual numbers/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 25 – The government says it plans to have repatriated at least...
  • British opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks in London on June 25, 2016/AFP LONDON, United Kingdom, Jun 25 – More than a million Britons pleaded for a second referendum Saturday as Britain’s seismic vote to abandon the EU split the nation after pounding world markets, toppling the...
  • The Union Jack (L) and the European Union flag fly outside City Hall, the headquarters of the Greater London Authority, in central London on May 27, 2016/FILE LONDON, Jun 25 – More than a million people have signed a petition calling for a second referendum, after “Leave” voters won a shock victory...
  • According to the Senator, the current situation which keeps on reoccurring could have been curbed if ASTU was present/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 25 – Kisumu Senator Anyang Nyong’o is proposing for the establishment of Anti-Stock Theft Unit (ASTU) along the troubled border of Kisumu and Nandi....

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