Thu, 24 Jan 2019

10 'Blue Helmets' killed in West Africa

BAMAKO, Mali - Ten United Nation peacekeepers have been killed in what the UN has described as a 'terrorist attack,' ...

Zuma-linked ex-spy, 4 other ambassadors recalled

Minister of Intelligence Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba had recalled five former State Security Agency (SSA) officials serving the country as diplomats abroad, ...

Nigeria finds more than 20 000 kidnapped girls in Mali

Nigeria's anti-trafficking agency has said it found thousands of missing girls and women in southern Mali, many of whom were ...

Nigeria government backs 50% hike in minimum wage

Nigeria's government has agreed to a 50% increase in the minimum wage, a minister said on Tuesday, in a move ...

JUST IN: Zuma-linked ex-spy, 4 other ambassadors recalled

Minister of Intelligence Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba had recalled five former State Security Agency (SSA) officials serving the country as diplomats abroad, ...

The return of the right and the coming of the volkstaat

Carel Boshoff IV is eloquent, intelligent and a stimulating conversationalist. As "president" of the Orania Movement it is his task ...

India to engage 12 African nations in joint military exercise

New Delhi (India), Jan 23 (ANI): India will engage with 12 African nations in a joint military exercise in Pune ...

Aid group warns of Central African Republic 'catastrophe'

The leader of an international aid group says Central African Republic "is steering toward a catastrophe" unless a new round ...

In DRC, the Tshisekedi no one had expected takes power

Felix Tshisekedi has emerged from his father's shadow to become Democratic Republic of Congo's next president. For decades that post ...

Social Media reacts to music legend Oliver Mtukudzi's death

Zimbabwean music legend Oliver Mtukudzi has died after battling an unnamed illness for the past month. According to NewsDay, the ...

Zimbabwe's civil servants to strike on Friday over salaries

Zimbabwe faces a new wave of unrest as the group representing government workers announced on Wednesday that civil servants across ...

Bosasa did not donate to SABC8 - Sanef

The South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef) has denied that controversial facilities company Bosasa, or anyone connected to the company, ...

Proteas change squad for final 3 Pakistan ODIs

Cape Town - Quinton de Kock and Dale Steyn , who were rested for the first two games, return to ...

In Congo, the Tshisekedi No One Had Expected Takes Power

DAKAR Felix Tshisekedi has emerged from his father's shadow to become Congo's next president. For decades that post eluded his ...

NSFAS approves funding for 300 000 students, rejects 65 000

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has approved funding to more than 300 000 students for the year 2019. ...

Sarfraz Ahmed hurled racist remarks at Proteas batsman: Pak media

By Sarfraz-Ahmed-Racial-Remarks Karachi (Pakistan), Jan 23 (ANI): Pakistan cricket team captain Sarfraz Ahmed was allegedly heard hurling racial remarks at ...

Al Jazeera says Sudan withdraws journalists' work permits

Sudanese authorities have cracked down on Arabic-language foreign media working inside the country, news channels said, as major protests against ...

Nigeria's new outbreak of Lassa fever kills 16

Nigerian health authorities on Tuesday declared a new outbreak of Lassa fever that has killed 16 people since early January, ...

Why Toyota's RAV4 remains an SA SUV favourite

A decade before Fortuner was launched, Toyota's dominance of the mid-sized SUV market was already complete. Although the gravel travel, ...

Andr Hanekom, SA man held in Mozambique, dies in custody

Andre Hanekom, 61, the South African man who was held in Mozambique since August last year, has died in custody ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Kenya Star.

More Information
20
Nairobi

World

Section
Stocks in Europe little changed as May rules out second referendum

LONDON, UK - European stocks were mixed but little changed on Monday, in advance of a crucial speech by British ...

Israel to shut down Palestinian schools in East Jerusalem

JERUSALEM - Israel has announced it will close all UNRWA schools in East Jerusalem and replace them with Israeli-run schools. ...

10 'Blue Helmets' killed in West Africa

BAMAKO, Mali - Ten United Nation peacekeepers have been killed in what the UN has described as a 'terrorist attack,' ...

Nigeria finds more than 20 000 kidnapped girls in Mali

Nigeria's anti-trafficking agency has said it found thousands of missing girls and women in southern Mali, many of whom were ...

No Report Yet on Iranian Casualties in Israeli Airstrikes on Syria

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi says there is no [reliable] information yet on the casualties of Iranian military forces ...

Assam: 70 organisations protest against Citizenship Amendment Bill

Guwahati (Assam) [India], Jan 23 (ANI): As many as 70 organisations including Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti (KMSS), protested against the ...

Movie Review

Featured story

Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

Read More