African Union

AU adoption of Kiswahili as official language laudable

Reading Time: 3 minutes When on July 7, 1954, the Tanganyika African National Union (TANU) was founded in Dar es Salaam under the leadership […]

President says Africa has made progress in combating malaria

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta said yesterday that Africa had made significant progress in the war against malaria in the last two […]

Uhuru rallies AU to stem rise in political insecurity

Reading Time: 2 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday rallied the African Union (AU) to end the increasing cases of political instability and insecurity on […]

Burkina Faso restores constitution, names coup leader president

Reading Time: 2 minutes Burkina Faso’s military government said it has restored the constitution a week after taking power and has appointed the coup’s leader as […]

African states seek common food policy

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya is among 23 countries in Africa pushing for formulation of a continental food policy framework to contribute to food […]

Let peace prevail in border dispute

Reading Time: 2 minutes Relations between Kenya and Somalia have hit a new low following the ruling by the International Court of Justice, delimiting […]

Children aged 12 – 15 to receive the Pfizer jab as Kenya is set to receive 1.8 million doses of Mrna Moderna vaccine from the US

Reading Time: 2 minutes Dr. Willis Akhwale, the chairperson of the Vaccine Deployment Task Force has announced that Kenya will receive 1.8 million doses […]

Museveni sworn in for new term

Reading Time: < 1 minute Uganda’s incumbent President Yoweri Museveni was sworn in on Wednesday to serve for the sixth five-year term in office. Chief […]

African Union must wake up to rescue burning continent

Reading Time: 3 minutes The African Union (AU) is missing in action at the time when it is most required by the continent. Africa […]

Building on the successes of 20 years in Sino-Africa partnership

Reading Time: 3 minutes Celebrations marking the 20th anniversary establishment of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) are ongoing between the two strategic partners. […]