Girls' Duels On (

Two of Kenya’s most ferocious female boxers Fatma Zarika and Bena Kaloki are set to make a comeback during Jamhuri Day fights organised by Osaga Promotions and SportPesa. The fights will be held at Nyayo Stadium on December 12 from 3pm. Kaloki has been paired against Diana Makumba of Uganda in a 10-rounder whilst featherweight Zarika‚Ķ


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, […]