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Six Chad soldiers killed in Boko Haram attack

Six Chad soldiers killed in Boko Haram attack

Chadian soldiers patrolling in the Nigerian border town of Gamboru after taking control of the city on February 4, 2015. Six Chadian soldiers were killed and 10 injured in an ambush attributed to the Boko Haram jihadist group in the volatile ...

Student who was arrested for shouting during Babu Owino case released

Student who was arrested for shouting during Babu Owino case released

A student from the Kenya Institute of Management who was arrested for shouting in court during the hearing of Babu Owino’s case has been released. During the hearing for the Babu Owino case on Monday, the student shouted “Be ...

Germany confirms first coronavirus case

Germany confirms first coronavirus case

Germany has declared its first confirmed case of the coronavirus that broke out in China. This raises concerns about the spreading of the flu-like virus after the death toll in China climbed to 106. “People who have been in contact (with the ...

I am Not About to Retire From Music – Rema

I am Not About to Retire From Music – Rema

Rema Namakula was given only five years to retire from music by her hubby’s uncle, Godfrey Kirumira. He said she would fully become a house wife. Rema spoke about the issue for the first time and she said she is not yet ready to retire. ...

This year’s Samsung Galaxy phones may be called the S20 and S20+

This year’s Samsung Galaxy phones may be called the S20 and S20+

Telecom giant Samsung is set to launch a new set of flagship Galaxy phones according to a listing on a Thai Government website. The new flagships Samsung Galaxy S20 and S20+ will be a considerable upgrade from the S10,S10+ and Galaxy Note 10. ...

James Nandwa: The pain I endured at Sony Sugar

James Nandwa: The pain I endured at Sony Sugar

The immediate former SoNy Sugar FC head coach James Nandwa has announced his desire to return to coaching barely three months after parting ways with relegated outfit. The sugar millers were expelled from the Kenyan Premier League last year for ...

UN rights chief says most DR Congo violations by state agents

UN rights chief says most DR Congo violations by state agents

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet said on January 27, 2020 that DR Congo’s army and other agents of the state commit a majority of the rights violations in the conflict-wracked central African country. FILE PHOTO ...

Rwanda detaining, abusing street children: Human Rights Watch

Rwanda detaining, abusing street children: Human Rights Watch

Rwanda is detaining and abusing street children at a holding center in the capital, an international rights group said Monday. Two homeless boys who had been held at the holding center, known as the Gikondo Transit Centre, confirmed to Reuters ...

Countries evacuating their citizens from China over coronavirus

Countries evacuating their citizens from China over coronavirus

Countries around the world are planning to evacuate diplomatic staff and private citizens from Chinese areas hit by the new coronavirus, which is spreading quickly. Wuhan, a city of 11 million people in the Chinese province of Hubei, is the ...

Fraudster posing as URA Customs Officer Arrested

Fraudster posing as URA Customs Officer Arrested

The Uganda Revenue Authority, URA has arrested an impostor who has been defrauding unsuspecting members of the public in the guise of customs officer. Batte Kasim Abdul who claims to be a clearing agent with Intra Cargo, is said to have informed ...

Matatu minibuses getting a high-tech makeover

Matatu minibuses getting a high-tech makeover

A Kenyan company is seeking to improve the matatu experience for owners and riders by giving the buses a high-tech makeover. Data Integrated is outfitting matatus with GPS tracking, mobile ticketing machines, and cameras. “Most people ...

Vihiga Queens rope-up new signings ahead of season kick-off

Vihiga Queens rope-up new signings ahead of season kick-off

Queens strengthen title defence with mercurial recruits The post Vihiga Queens rope-up new signings ahead of season kick-off appeared first on Citizentv.co.ke.

Netanyahu says drops request for immunity from graft charges » Capital News

Netanyahu says drops request for immunity from graft charges » Capital News

The corruption allegations against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have been hanging over him for months © AFP/File / JACK GUEZ By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, Jerusalem, ZZZ, Jan 28 – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said ...

‘My daughter only had Ksh.9K alone’: Waititu defends daughter at Senate impeachment sitting

‘My daughter only had Ksh.9K alone’: Waititu defends daughter at Senate impeachment sitting

Embattled Kiambu Governor Ferdinard Waititu on Tuesday defended his daughter Monica Njeri before the Senate during a plenary sitting over his impeachment. In his opening statement, he accused a network of bloggers from Kiambu of spreading lies ...

What you need to know about coronavirus

What you need to know about coronavirus

A new virus that has killed 81 people in China can spread before symptoms show up, Chinese health authorities said, adding that its incubation period can range from one to 14 days. Here are more facts on the virus, called 2019-nCoV, which can ...

Uganda to host 46th Session of the African Regional Labour Administration Centre Governing Council Meeting

Uganda to host 46th Session of the African Regional Labour Administration Centre Governing Council Meeting

Uganda is set to host the 46th Session of the African Regional Labour Administration Centre Governing Council Meeting (ARLAC-GCM) from 10th to 14th February 2020. According to Ofwono Opondo the Government Spokesperson, hosting the event is a ...

Two in the bag: Stima coach Babu wins Coach of the Month Award

Two in the bag: Stima coach Babu wins Coach of the Month Award

Western Stima tactician Salim Babu has picked his second Fidelity Insurance Coach of the Month Award this season after beating Tusker Football Club tactician Robert Matano for the December gong. Both coaches won three games and drew once in the ...

Kenyan student from China quarantined at KNH over suspected Coronavirus » Capital News

Kenyan student from China quarantined at KNH over suspected Coronavirus » Capital News

By JEMIMAH MUENI, NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 28 – A patient exhibiting coronavirus-like symptoms was Tuesday hospitalized at the Kenyatta National Hospital, having flown into the country from China. The hospital has confirmed that the patient ...

KQ passenger from Guangzhou quarantined over fears of coronavirus

KQ passenger from Guangzhou quarantined over fears of coronavirus

A Kenya Airways passenger who arrived from Guangzhou with flu-like symptoms has been quarantined at the Kenyatta National Hospital (KNH) over fears of the coronavirus. A statement from Kenya Airways confirmed that the Kenyan passenger had ...

Wife of Canada’s first coronavirus patient tests positive

Wife of Canada’s first coronavirus patient tests positive

The wife of Canada’s first confirmed patient with the Wuhan coronavirus has also tested positive for it at an Ontario laboratory. Public health officials said on Monday that 19 other suspected cases are under investigation. “Given the fact that ...

‘We had to drive to Naivasha,’ Tedd Josiah on wife’s request before her death

‘We had to drive to Naivasha,’ Tedd Josiah on wife’s request before her death

Music producer Tedd Josiah has shared on the last moments he had with his late wife Reginah Katar before she lost her life in 2017. Sharing a photo of his wife Tedd said that his wife wanted something different. ‘On this day mama GummyBear (R I ...

Samsung set to roll out new series of Galaxy phones

Samsung set to roll out new series of Galaxy phones

Telecom giant Samsung is set to launch a new set of flagship Galaxy phones according to a listing on a Thai Government website. The new flagships Samsung Galaxy S20 and S20+ will be a considerable upgrade from the S10,S10+ and Galaxy Note 10. ...