Category: EAST AFRICA NEWS

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Five-year-old boy dies from Ebola in Kasese

A five-year-old boy who tested positive for Ebola in Kasese District in western Uganda has died, a health ministry official said Wednesday, in the first spread of a deadly outbreak in the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo. “The boy who tested positive for Ebola in Kasese yesterday passed on last night in the isolation unit,” […]

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Nairobi Women Rep Esther Passaris offers K.O.T Kshs 10,000 to find people behind a photoshopped picture of her and Sonko in bed

Nairobi Woman Representative Esther Passaris took to Twitter today (11.09.19) to offer a cash reward of Ksh10,000 to anyone who will help her find the culprits behind a photoshopped picture of her beside Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko in a compromising bedroom photo. She also went ahead to subtly call out Mike Sonko for this photoshop […]

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How fraudsters use names of government officials fleece public of millions of money

Last week, Emmanuel Musisi, a senior four dropout saw a post on Facebook purportedly from the Minister for Works, Eng. Monica Ntege Azuba announcing a donation of several motorcycles to unemployed youths. To the unsuspecting Musisi, this was his chance to at least get a form of employment and he never hesitated to take up […]

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Coca-Cola Africa announces appointment of new MD

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 10 – Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) in Kenya has announced the appointment of Xavier Selga as its new Managing Director for Kenya, Mayotte, and Comoros, effective 1 May 2019. With more than 15 years of experience in the Coca-Cola system, Selga first joined CCBA as the General Manager for East Africa Bottling […]

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Kabaka wants Masaka Municipality made city

According to the Mutebi, he was deeply shocked to hear that Masaka, which has all the requirements, was shunned by the government when it came to awarding cities. The Kabaka made the remarks on Sunday during a special service at St Paul Cathedral, Kako in Masaka District. “We really wondered why our town Masaka, which […]

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Macron and Trump’s ‘friendship tree’ has died

It was a gift that symbolized the friendship between two world leaders but now, much like the bond between them, it is no more. French President Emmanuel Macron gave the young oak to US President Donald Trump during a state visit to Washington DC in April last year. Photos were published of them planting the […]

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HIV story will not distract me — Sonko

Through a post on Facebook, the governor claimed that newspapers were out to make sales by tarnishing his name.​ He highlighted several headlines in the recent past that he termed maliciously but maintained that publicity, whether negative or positive, is good. Sonko also touched on a recent story that spoke about his HIV status, saying […]

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Kalonzo says retired President Moi asked him to work with his son Gideon

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun 9-Wiper Party leader Stephen Kalonzo Musyoka now says that retired President Daniel Moi asked him to work with his son Senator Gideon Moi when he visited him following the death of Jonathan Moi. In what could be seen as political realignments as political temperatures continue to rise, Kalonzo’s sentiments suggest a possible […]

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Nasty divorce: Court shocks woman seeking half of marital property

This follows a High Court ruling in Murang’ an in which the judge held that sharing of the property will be based on the contributions made by the two parties. Justice Kanyi Kimondo, however, noted that the contributions may be direct or indirect. He also ruled that the party (divorcee) demanding a share of assets […]

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Passaris finally respond to Sonko’s allegations

During the interview on JKL show on Citizen TV, Sonko claimed that Passaris has been demanded money from him since her election to office in 2017. The whole beef started during the Madaraka Day celebration when Sonko told Passaris to stop going around saying that he does not answer her phone calls. During the JKL […]

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