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  • 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....
  • 9 artistes feared dead, 8 rescued after boat capsizes in L. Victoria/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 25 – Nine musicians have been confirmed dead and eight rescued after their boat capsized in Lake Victoria at Liunda beach in Bondo Saturday morning. Siaya assistant commissioner Angeline Were confirmed...
  • This is after reports emerged that some teachers were opposed to the revised code of ethics that among others compel teachers to disclose their wealth and bar head teachers from taking part in strikes/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 25 – The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission has welcomed Teachers...
  • While poachers slaughter thousands of elephants across Africa each year, competition between elephants and people over land is a far bigger problem in the long run, conservationists say/AFP FILE LAIKIPIA, Kenya, Jun 25 – Machete in hand, Kenyan farmer Paul Njoroge points at the broken branches and...
  • Sudanese men prepare food before an Iftar dinner by the side of the Khartoum highway in the village of al-Nuba Ramadan/AFP AL-NUBA, Jun 25 – As the sun sets over the Sudanese village of Al-Nuba, Ibrahim Abdelrahim rolls out carpets by the side of the Khartoum highway and his friends line them with...
  • A small group of anti-Brexit demonstrators protest opposite Downing Street in central London following the UK’s decision to leave the EU/AFP BERLIN, Germany, Jun 25 – Founding EU members are to hold a crisis meeting Saturday on the future of the bloc after Britain’s seismic vote to leave the union...
  • The slain businessman Jacob Juma’s vehicle with bullet holes at Karen police station/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 24 – The Director of Criminal Investigations Ndegwa Muhoro has recommended that there should be a public inquest into the death of prominent businessman Jacob Juma. Muhoro made the...
  • Kibicho asked them to, “put their monies where their mouths are,” given a budget of Sh20 billion/KEVIN GITAU NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 24 – The message both from Kenya’s house on the hill and its foot soldiers remained unchanged: Kenya was ‘dead serious’ about the closure of Dadaab; the world’s largest...
  • National Government Spokesperson Eric Kiraithe on Friday said that already several suspects have been arrested over the violence that erupted after an alleged incident of cattle rustling/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 24- The Government has deployed 4OO police officers in the Kisumu-Nandi border, where...
  • The Integrated Command, Control, and Communication (IC3) was commissioned in May 2015 in Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 24 – President Uhuru Kenyatta has appointed former Labour Cabinet Secretary Kazungu Kambi as the Chairperson of National Government Constituency Development...
  • Ground staff of China Airline check the latest informations at the front desk during industrial action by cabin crew, in Taipei, on June 24, 2016/AFP TAIPEI, Taiwan, Jun 24 – A strike by staff from Taiwan’s largest carrier China Airlines left 20,000 passengers without flights Friday in the first...
  • Ex- military boss Julius Karangi named as the KAA Chairman/file NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 24 – Ex- military boss Julius Karangi has been named as the Kenya Airports Authority Chairman to replace David Kimaiyo whose appointment has been revoked. Karangi’s appointment is contained in a Gazette Notice...
  • Cameron said he will step down by October after the UK voted to leave the European Union/file LONDON, United Kingdom, Jun 24 – British PM David Cameron announces intention to resign after Brexit vote results. Cameron said he will step down by October after the UK voted to leave the European Union...
  • President Kenyatta also offered his condolences to the US President over the attack on a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida in which a gunman claimed 49 lives two weeks ago/FILENAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 24 – US President Barack Obama and President Uhuru Kenyatta have spoken on phone on the closure of the...
  • According to the Head of the Special Crimes Prevention Unit Noah Katumo, the three who include a woman had kidnapped a female passenger who was waiting to board a Matatu along the Eastern Bypass/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, June 24 – Three suspected kidnappers were on Friday morning arrested and a female...
  • Technology is a necessity that no security apparatus can work without in a modern society where every bit of life has become sophisticated/FILE NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 24 – It is on June 28, 2015, in Wood Avenue Towers within Nairobi, Kilimani area where the scene of crime is located. On this day, a...
  • British Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife Samantha arrived to cast their votes in the EU referendum, at a polling station in London/ AFP LONDON, United Kingdom, Jun 24 – Prime Minister David Cameron may go down in history as the man who led Britain out of the European Union, with a strong...
  • Leader of the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP), Nigel Farage reacts at the Leave/ AFP LONDON, United Kingdom, Jun 23 – Britain has voted to break out of the European Union, national media declared Friday, striking a thunderous blow against the bloc and spreading panic through world markets...
  • Residents walk amongst the rubble of destroyed houses after a tornado in Funing, Yancheng/AFPCHINA, Jun 24 – Emergency personnel mounted rescue efforts amid scenes of carnage Friday as the toll from hurricane-force winds and a tornado in China rose to at least 98 dead, with hundreds more injured....
  • With 304 out of 382 votes counted, Brexit was ahead at 52 percent following Thursday’s referendum. LONDON, United Kingdom, Jun 24 – Britain has voted to leave the European Union, according to forecasts by the BBC, ITV and Sky News with almost all the results counted on Friday. With 304 out of 382...

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