Amavubi Beat Sudan to Reach Cecafa Challenge Cup Final (

Rwanda national football team is through to the final of 2015 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup tournament after beating Sudan in the semi-final 4-2 on penalty shoot-out in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa. After a goalless normal time, the match went into extra time and it was the Sudanese, who took the lead on the 97th minuteā€¦


IGAD and Partners are Keeping an Eye on La Nina Effects on the Region

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Climate Prediction & Applications Centre (ICPAC) this morning kick started the 44th Greater Horn of African Climate Outlook Forum (GHACOF) during an opening ceremony presided over by the Minister of Environment of Uganda, Hon. Dr. Mary Goretti Kitutu, in Kampala.   The opening ceremony was also attended by the […]

Car bomb kills 5 soldiers outside Somali president’s palace: police

A car bomb claimed by al Shabaab Islamist militants killed five soldiers outside the president’s palace in the Somali capital of Mogadishu and badly damaged two nearby hotels, police said.     Reuters witnesses said gunfire could be heard after the explosion and a huge cloud of smoke could be seen above the president’s palace, […]