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  1. Chinedu Iroka

    World Sex Workers Seeking Customers Arrested at Virus Isolation Centres – AllAfrica News: Kenya
  2. Chinedu Iroka

    Metro Nigeria: Amidst Coronavirus Crisis, Millions of Nigerians Lack Access to Potable Water – AllAfrica
  3. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Lupita Mourns ‘Queen of Katwe’ Actress – AllAfrica News: Kenya

    Lupita Nyong’o has eulogised her fellow actress, 15-year-old Nikita Pearl Walingwa who passed on last Saturday. The two had roles in the movie Queen of Katwe which was released in 2016 where Lupita played Nakku Harriet the motherof Phiona Mutesi (Madina Nalwanga)m a close … via AllAfrica...
  4. Nigeria World News

    World Perspectives From Kenya and Ghana On Coronavirus Preparations – AllAfrica News: Kenya

    Chinese officials have identified a novel coronavirus which belongs to a family of viruses that cause illnesses ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases. Countries across the world have heightened their disease surveillance systems and, in some cases, issued travel advisories...
  5. Nigeria World News

    World Kenyan Appointed to U.S. State Cabinet – AllAfrica News

    Tennessee Governor Bill Lee has appointed a native Kenyan to serve in his government as the new commissioner of Commerce and Insurance. Forty two year old Hodgen Mainda, who first moved to the US in.... Read more via AllAfrica News – Get more World News
  6. Nigeria World News

    World Drug Lord Baktash Akasha Gets 25 Years in U.S. Jail – AllAfrica News

    One of Akasha's sons Baktash was sentenced to 25 years in prison Friday, for involvement in drug trafficking. Baktash was handed the sentence by presiding judge Victor Marrero, who also ordered him to pay... Read more via AllAfrica News – Get more World News
  7. Nigeria World News

    World Revealed – Secrets of Kenyatta’s Foreign Trips – AllAfrica News: Kenya

    President Kenyatta is leading a charm offensive in foreign countries in a mission that touches on security, economy and United Nations politics. In the last one month, the President has met Heads of States or their representatives from 18 countries in Kenya and abroad. Already, figures from …...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigeria to Become World Capital City of Open Defecation – UNICEF –

    Indications emerged Wednesday that in less than two months, Nigerian would emerge the capital city of open defecation in the world with over 47 million still practising open defecation in the country.... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Nigerian Govt Accuses Amnesty International of Supporting ‘Lawlessness’ –

    The Presidency on Sunday questioned the activities of Amnesty International, a group that advocates human rights and freedom. PREMIUM TIMES reported how ‘pro-government’ protesters mounted a demonstration outside the Abuja office of Amnesty International on Friday.... Read more via...
  10. Nigeria World News

    World White Dancing Jesus’s Real Identity Revealed – AllAfrica News: Kenya

    Cape Town — With Christians awaiting the return of Jesus Christ for a long time, some Kenyans thought a white Jesus had landed in Kiseria. Michael Job set tongues wagging after pictures and videos showed him dressed as Jesus Christ, waving to people out of a car’s … Read more via AllAfrica...
  11. Nigeria World News

    World Finance Minister Arrested On Corruption Charges – AllAfrica News

    Although hundreds of Kenyan officials face fraud charges, the detention of a sitting minister still came as a surprise. Henry Rotich is accused of graft in connection with a dam project being overseen by an Italian firm. Kenyan Finance Minister Henry Rotich was arrested on Monday on … Read...
  12. Nigeria World News

    World Stowaway Falls Off Kenya Airways Flight to London – AllAfrica News: Kenya

    An unidentified male fell off a Kenya Airways flight to London as it begun its descent to the Heathrow Airport on Sunday after a nine-hour flight from Nairobi in what preliminary police investigations have confirmed to be a stowing incident. The man’s … Read more via AllAfrica News: Kenya –...
  13. Nigeria World News

    World Ghana: Why Ghana Is Likely to Go On Needing the IMF – However Difficult the Relationship –

    The relationship between Ghana and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is, to many Ghanaians, a difficult one. Most Ghanaians are of the view that the country should divorce itself from the international body. A look at sentiments expressed in statements by former presidents and finance …...
  14. Nigeria World News

    World How the Sudan Crisis Is Playing Out in Africa and the Middle East – AllAfrica News

    By Fred Oluoch The Sudan crisis could become a major contagion in the region’s security and trade and also escalate the divisions in the Gulf Peninsula manifested in the current war in Yemen.... Read more via AllAfrica News – Get more World News
  15. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Gay-Themed Film ‘Rafiki’ Wins As Judge Allows Court Screening – AllAfrica News: Kenya

    Controversial gay-themed film ‘Rafiki’ will now be watched in court as part of the evidence to allow the court make an informed decision as to whether the ban should be lifted. In a ruling in Thursday, Justice James Makau said he was satisfied that the application … via AllAfrica News...
  16. Nigeria World News

    World Kenya Wins Big At 2019 World Travel Awards – AllAfrica News: Kenya

    Kenya once again defended its title as a leading tourist destination at the 2019 World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony in Mauritius, after scooping top awards in different categories. The big win came after World Travel Awards unveiled Kenya as the host of next … Read more...
  17. Nigeria World News

    World Kenya Commits to New IMF Terms and Has Credit Facility Restored – AllAfrica News: Kenya

    Kenya is on course to renewing its $1.5 billion standby credit facility with the International Monetary Fund after signing a deal with selected banks to release close to Ksh1 trillion ($10 billion) in loans to the private sector despite the prevailing rate caps. This … Read more via AllAfrica...
  18. Nigeria World News

    World Kenya Sets Pace With Launch of Blueprint for Digital Economy – AllAfrica News: Kenya

    President Uhuru Kenyatta launched Kenya’s Digital Economy Blueprint on Tuesday as the second Transform Africa Summit held in Kigali, Rwanda, picked up. According to President Kenyatta, this would serve as an important guide for powering Kenya’s economic transformation by technology. “It is...
  19. Nigeria World News

    World Policing Africa’s Borders – a Trip From Nigeria to Kenya – AllAfrica News

    For a continent that did not define its internal borders, Africans are certainly very serious about enforcing these divisions. Excitement creeps up on me – I feel it in the form of a smile, expectation, anxiety, before it slows down to reality and the … Read more via AllAfrica News: Kenya –...
  20. Nigeria Business News

    Business Ready or Not, Nigeria’s Health Insurance is Coming Soon –

    The recently passed bill for the enactment of the National Health Insurance Commission by the Senate will ensure it is "mandatory for every resident of the.... Read more via – Get more: Nigeria Business News