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UN Women’s Commission Calls for End of Gender-based Violence

UN Women’s Commission Calls for End of Gender-based Violence

Mar. 5 | The United Nations Women’s Commission annual session kicked off yesterday  with a call to end Gender Based Violence . The talks kicked off with discussions focused on  eliminating violence against women and girls, a global scourge that affects...

3 MRC Members to Appear in Court Over Mombasa Election Day Murders

3 MRC Members to Appear in Court Over Mombasa Election Day Murders

Mar. 5 | By Sandra Birungi Three members of Mombasa Republican Council (MRC) suspected of carrying out the murders of the 19 people in Mombasa including five police officers on election day at 2am are expected to appear in court today. Police placed the...

Business Slow in Nairobi as Vote Counting Continues – Kenya Elections 2013

Business Slow in Nairobi as Vote Counting Continues – Kenya Elections 2013

Mar. 5 | By Mirembe Martina Business is slow in Nairobi, Kenya as vote counting continues for the Kenya elections 2013. In Nairobi, the results have not yet been read. Most of the shops in the country’s capital are still closed and tensions seem to...

Surrogate Mother Offered $10,000 to Abort Deformed Baby

Surrogate Mother Offered $10,000 to Abort Deformed Baby

Mar. 5 | By Jane Nambi A surrogate mother from Connecticut was offered $10,000 to abort the baby she was previously paid $20,000 to have. Crystal Kelly a mother of two children from Connecticut was having financial problems when she decided to offer her...

Raila Odinga Worried of Anormalies in Kenya Election

Raila Odinga Worried of Anormalies in Kenya Election

Mar. 5 | Kenya’s Presidential candidate ,Raila Odinga says he is concerned about the anomalies in Kenya’s 2013 election as provisional Kenya election results 2013 reveal that Uhuru is leading. Through his adviser ,Salim Lone  ,Odinga says ...

Raila Odinga Wins Kenya Elections in Uganda – Kenya Elections 2013

Raila Odinga Wins Kenya Elections in Uganda – Kenya Elections 2013

Mar. 5 | By Sandra Birungi Raila Odinga won the Kenya elections in Uganda with a 42% win beating his closest opposition, Uhuru Kenyatta who is at this time winning the elections in Kenya. The results which came in said that Martha Karua of NARC KENYA got...

Latest Kenya Presidential Provisional Results

Latest Kenya Presidential Provisional Results

Mar. 5 | Here are the latest Kenya  presidential provisional results from the electoral commission of Kenya.Latest presidential provisional results are as follows but vote counting continues and final results if the Kenya Presidential election will be out...

Kenya Election Results 2013

Kenya Election Results 2013

Mar. 5 | By Mirembe Martina Vote counting in Kenya is underway as the world waits to see who will win this year’s elections. In Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta’s supporters are jubilating over provisional results which indicate Kenyatta taking the lead...

Health of Venezuela’s President ,Hugo Chavez Worsens

Health of Venezuela’s President ,Hugo Chavez Worsens

Mar. 5 | The health of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has worsened .He has breathing problems and his current  health  state has been described as  “very delicate”  according to the  Information Minister Ernesto Villegas On Monday Villegas said...

Venezuelan President Chavez’s Health Worsens After Developing New Infection

Venezuelan President Chavez’s Health Worsens After Developing New Infection

Mar. 5 | By Mirembe Martina Venezuelan government brought to light that their ill president, President Hugo Chavez’s health has worsened after he developed a new infections which has seen his breathing problems worsen. In a statement read by the country’s...

Uhuru Kenyatta Taking the Lead in Kenya Presidential Elections 2013

Uhuru Kenyatta Taking the Lead in Kenya Presidential Elections 2013

Mar. 5 | By Jane Nambi Deputy prime minister, Uhuru Kenyatta is taking the lead in the Kenya presidential elections 2013, provisional results say. According to the Independent Boundaries and Electoral Commission (IBEC), Kenyatta has been leading at most...

Raila Odinga Sought  Spiritual Help in Nigeria to Win Kenya Presidential Election

Raila Odinga Sought Spiritual Help in Nigeria to Win Kenya Presidential Election

Mar. 5 | Raila Odinga sought  spiritual help in Nigeria to win the 2013  Kenya Election ,Zimbo.com reports AHEAD of the March 4 Presidential Election in Kenya, Raila Odinga, one of the presidential aspirants,  sent emissaries to Nigeria, ostensibly, for...

Locusts Hit Egypt, Israel Warned

Locusts Hit Egypt, Israel Warned

Mar. 5 | Israel is on a locust alert as swarms of the destructive bugs descend on neighboring Egypt ahead of the Passover holiday,ynetnews reports Israel’s Agriculture Ministry set up an emergency hotline Monday and is asking Israelis to be vigilant...

Vote Counting Begins in Kenya, Tensions High – Kenya Elections 2013

Vote Counting Begins in Kenya, Tensions High – Kenya Elections 2013

Mar. 5 | By Sandra Birungi Vote counting has already begun in Kenya after the elections yesterday. There was a huge turn out of voters throughout the whole country and polling stations ended up staying open even beyond the official time. According to the...

Kenya Election Results Expected in 48 Hours- IEBC

Kenya Election Results Expected in 48 Hours- IEBC

Mar. 4 | Kenya Election Results  for the 2013 presidential election are  expected in 48 Hours after voting ,according to Hassan Isaak  the  chairman of the country’s Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC). “Within 48 hours, we will...