Tuesday, August 9, 2022

News

Tanzania Raises Minimum Wage by Nearly 25%

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania — Tanzania's president on Saturday approved a nearly 25% increase in the minimum wage, marking a departure from...

EAC Finance & Trade Ministers Adopt 35 pct as Region’s 4th...

DAR ES SALAAM - The East African Community (EAC) finance and trade ministers on Thursday adopted 35 percent as the 4th...

East African Countries See Post Covid-19 Economic Recovery

Highlights of the fourth quarter GDP (October to December) by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) shows there is notable economic...

Lions Found Killed by Electricity in Queen Elizabeth Park

Three lions have been reported to have been killed by electricity in the Queen Elizabeth National Park. This incident happened on...

Health

Kenya’s Former President Mwai Kibaki dies at 90

Kenya's third president Mwai Kibaki, who has died at the age of 90, led East Africa's economic powerhouse for over a...

Kenyan High Court to Rule on Homosexuality

Kenya’s High Court is to rule on Friday whether to decriminalise gay sex. The court’s verdict could make history if it...

Uhuru at UNGA: Mortgaging the Anti-Corruption War?

The President’s unusual speech at the UN General Assembly, in which he declaimed against the culture of corruption within his own...

Bitter Rivals’ Embrace Shakes Up Kenyan Politics

NAIROBI – A surprise handshake between President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga has stirred up Kenyan politics as the...

Lifesytle

At least 24 killed in DRC train derailment

A train derailment in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) Kasai province in the centre-west of the country has killed at...

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East Africa Safari

Benefits of Renting a Car in East Africa

It has been more than a year that people across the country are staying indoors mostly and going out only when they have some...
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5 Best Destinations for Gorilla Trekking in Africa

Gorilla trekking is among those African safaris that may not popularly identify with Africa. Outside the common African safari norm of watching wildlife in...
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Gorilla Trekking in DR Congo

Gorilla tourism in Democratic Republic of Congo takes place in Virunga National Park home to over 250 habituated mountain gorillas and is the Congo...

7 Safety Tips For Driving In Uganda

7 tips for driving in Uganda: Driving in a new destination like Uganda can be exciting but comes with its own challenges. Uganda is...

New Ebola Outbreak Declared in DR Congo

Health authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) declared a new Ebola outbreak on Friday, after a case was confirmed in the city...