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WOMAN PILOT ACQUIRES FIRST AFRICAN DRONE LICENCE

A female pilot has been awarded the first drone licence on the continent, the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) said on Sunday. “The licence was issued on July 10 to Ms Nicole Swart, making her the first person to receive such a licence in South Africa, the continent, and most parts of the world,” spokesperson Phindiwe Gwebu said in ...

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President Muhammadu Buhari in US

As President Muhammadu Buhari arrives the Joint Base Andrews International Airport, Washington DC, for today’s meeting with US President, Barack Obama, see the President’s arrival in pictures. Share

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WHAT I WILL DISCUSS WITH Obama – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said discussions during his visit to the United States would center on security, war against terrorism, as well as trade and economic relations. Speaking through his spokesperson, Femi Adesina, Buhari said “topmost on his agenda in talks with President Obama and Government officials of United States will be measures to strengthen and intensify bilateral and international ...

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ZIMBABWE’S BILLIONAIRE AND RICHARD BRANSON TO INVEST IN KENYA’S ENERGY SECTOR

Zimbabwe’s richest man and founder of Econet Wireless, Strive Masiyiwa is on the frontlines to propel more investment into Kenya. According to Masiyiwa “Kenya has strong skills and a lot of people who can be trained and be developed which is what we want. I have always been comfortable about investing in Kenya and encouraging others to invest,” Masiyiwa possibly ...

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ANGOLA INTELLIGENCE CHIEF ARRESTED OVER COUP PLOT

According to information given by Suzana Zumba, wife of 34 years old Captain Zenóbio Lázaro Muhondo Zumba, her husband became the first collateral victim of searches being carried out by the Criminal Investigation Service (SIC) and by Intelligence Services on computers, writings and other documentation seized from the 15 people arrested for allegedly plotting a coup in Angola. The captain, ...

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170 Dead Died In Darfur Clashes

In clashes that ensued in South Darfur’s Sunta between Rizeigat and Habaniya tribesmen on Tuesday about 176 people were killed and many more wounded. According to eyewitnesses who reported to Radio Dabanga, the fighting was an aftermath of a gunfight between cattle thieves and a “rescue team” earlier that day. A group of thieves from Rizeigat had stolen 39 heads ...

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Boko Haram: Nigerien & Chadian Military Kill 7 Islamist Terrorists

According to reports from local residents of Damasak town, Soldiers from Niger and Chad have killed seven Boko Haram members in an aggressive battle. The residents said Boko Haram insurgents stormed Damasak on Sunday evening, but were confounded by a dogged response by a multinational military force. Seven insurgents were killed, with many more injured. A Nigerian security source also ...

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Archbishop Desmond Tutu Hospitalised in Cape Town

Archbishop Desmond Tutu has been admitted into a hospital in Cape Town and is being treated for an infection. In a statement released by Desmond and Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation, Reverend Canon Mpho Tutu, said she hopes her father will be home again soon. Details about his medical condition were not released but it was described as “persistent”. Just a ...

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6 Suspects Arrested in N. Sinai

According to security sources in North Sinai during security crackdowns in Arish, Rafah and Sheikh Zuwayyed on Monday six terrorist suspects were arrested. The crackdown by resulted in the destruction of many terrorist hotbeds, used by terror groups to attack security forces. Since Morsi Mohamed was thrown out of office in July 2013, North Sinai has witnessed a high upsurge ...

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Obama’s Gay Support – 5000 naked Kenyans on the Street

There are indications that United States President Barack Obama may as well remain in the US as he may not be warmly welcomed by many Kenyans who have concluded on plans to flood the streets of Kenya nude. According to Nairobi Times, members of Republican Liberty Party in the country are said to be planning to mobilise about 5,000 men ...

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