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First Eritrean asylum seekers jailed under Israel’s deportation plan

The Israeli authorities have jailed 16 Eritrean asylum seekers after they refused to be deported to Rwanda. These are the first asylum seekers to be...

Immigration boss Kihalangwa surrenders Miguna’s passport

The drama surrounding the deportation of fiery lawyer Miguna Miguna continued to unfold Wednesday following reports that immigration boss Gordon Kihalangwa had surrendered the...

Ethiopia’s Command Post issues details of State of Emergency

The command post established to oversee the new state of emergency has issued the much awaited details of how it will work In his press...

Kisamba- Mugerwa appointed Microfinance Support Centre boss

Finance minister, Matia Kasaija has appointed Dr Wilberforce Kisamba- Mugerwa, the current chairperson of the National Planning Authority (NPA) to chair the Microfinance Support...

EAC presidents meet in Kampala for summit

Tanzanian President John Magufuli travelled to Uganda Wednesday ahead of the East African Community (EAC) heads of State Summit in Kampala later this week. President...

Court nullifies election of Lamu West MP Stanley Muthama

Voters in Lamu West could be headed back to the polls after the High Court nullified the election of first-time Maendeleo Chap Chap MP...

Kenya issues travel warning for parts of South Sudan

Kenya has issued a travel advisory to its citizens living in South Sudan. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs urged Kenyans to move away from and...

KNH baby theft suspect Edinah Kemunto locked up for 5 days

The woman accused of stealing a baby at Kenyatta National Hospital will spend five more days and nights in cells, a Nairobi court has...

Kenya intercepts $1m gold, arrests a Tanzanian in Nairobi

The Kenya Revenue Authority says it intercepted gold worth Ksh100 million ($1 million) and arrested a Tanzanian national in Nairobi. In a statement, the authority...

Ethiopia foreign minister defends state of emergency, more prisoners released

Ethiopia’s foreign affairs ministers has defended the recently declared state of emergency to diplomats in the capital Addis Ababa, even as many Ethiopians continued...