Monthly Archives: December 2016

I accept to be Luhya kingpin – Mudavadi

[field_converge_image]Amani leader Musalia Mudavadi has accepted to be the Luhya community spokesman.Cotu secretary general Francis Atwoli named Mudavadi the spokesperson at a rally at the Bukhungu stadium, Kakamega county on Saturday.More on this: Mud… Continue reading

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I accept to be Luhya kingpin – Mudavadi

[field_converge_image]Amani leader Musalia Mudavadi has accepted to be the Luhya community spokesman.Cotu secretary general Francis Atwoli named Mudavadi the spokesperson at a rally at the Bukhungu stadium, Kakamega county on Saturday.More on this: Mud… Continue reading

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Former nominated MP Mark Too is dead

[field_converge_image]Former nominated MP Mark Too is dead. Too, 64, died after a short illness at St Lukes Hospital in Eldoret on Saturday. He had been rushed to the facility under critical condition earlier in the day. Dr Ahmed Faraj of St Luke’s con… Continue reading

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Mudavadi announced as Luhya spokesman during Atwoli rally

[field_converge_image]Amani leader Musalia Mudavadi has been named the Luhya community spokesperson.Cotu secretary general Francis Atwoli named Mudavadi the spokesperson at a rally at the Bukhungu stadium, Kakamega county on Saturday.”I am asking Musal… Continue reading

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Mali sends back migrants deported by France

[field_converge_image]Mali has sent back two people who were deported from France on the same planes they arrived on, questioning whether they were even Malian citizens.The pair were flown to Bamako using European travel permits or “laissez-passer”, no… Continue reading

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Africa: Govts Adopt Internet Shutdowns to Quell Crises in 2016

[East African] Governments in Africa are becoming increasingly intolerant to freedom of speech, with Internet shutdowns now a common occurrence in many countries, a new report shows. Continue reading

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Africa: Innovation in Africa’s Best 25 Interviews On Smart Monkey TV in 2016 – Start-Ups, Investment, Ict4d, 3d Printing and Innovation

[Innovation in Africa] In 2016, Smart Monkey TV has talked to and uploaded over 100 interview clips with African innovators. In this issue, I’ve chosen what I think are the best 20 interviews and have given you the viewers the verdict on the other 5, w… Continue reading

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Africa: Digital Content Africa’s Best 25 Interviews On Smart Monkey TV in 2016 – Film and TV, Music, Social Media and Digital Advertising and Media

[Digital Content Africa] 2016 should have been the year that African Video on Demand really went mainstream. Instead we’re still waiting for a mobile operator to launch four years on and the user numbers are only just beginning to start looking promising. Continue reading

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East Africa: Saving Elephants From Trains

[East African] Under the searing sun of the Tsavo East National Park, a herd of elephants as red as the soil around them browse near the newly constructed standard gauge railway cutting across the 13,747 square kilometre park. Continue reading

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KCSE 2016: Joining university was 'beyond wildest dreams' for father of four who scored 'C+'

[field_converge_image]A father of four is among 88,929 candidates who will gain admission in a public university after he scored a C+ in the 2016 KCSE exams.42-year-old Samuel Okello was a fisherman at Lwanda Konyango beach before he resumed his studie… Continue reading

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