Kenyan child serial killer killed by mob

October 15, 2021 News Room SA 0

A mod in western Kenya has killed a self-confessed serial killer who escaped from custody two days ago, police say. Masten Wanjala was traced by […]

Kenyan court declares biometric ID rollout illegal

October 14, 2021 News Room SA 0

The high court in Kenya has declared illegal the rollout of a biometric ID scheme also known as Huduma Namba. The judge said the rollout […]

Nigeria senate passes electronic transmission of results

October 13, 2021 News Room SA 0

Nigerian lawmakers have approved electronic transmission of election results. The upper house made the approval while considering amendments to the country’s electoral law on Tuesday. […]

Tunisia pilots join Air Senegal ‘for better pay’

October 12, 2021 News Room SA 0

In the past months 15 Tunisian pilots have left the country’s national carrier for Air Senegal, reported Juan Afrique Magazine quoting the head of Tunisian […]

Nigeria outrage over Islamic school lashing

October 11, 2021 News Room SA 0

The government in Nigeria’s north-central Kwara state says it has suspended the head of an Islamic school after a video emerged showing a group of […]

New Guinea prime minister calls for unity

October 8, 2021 News Room SA 0

Guinea’s new Prime Minister Mohamed Beavogui has called for unity to ensure a smooth transition to civilian rule. Beavogui was speaking in the capital, Conakry, […]

Burkina Faso army chief replaced in reshuffle

October 7, 2021 News Room SA 0

Burkina Faso’s President Roch March Christian Kabore on Wednesday reshuffled the country’s military leadership amid rising terrorist attacks. The president name Col-Maj Ouedraogo Gilbert as […]

Pandora papers: More reactions in Africa to leak

October 6, 2021 News Room SA 0

Congo-Brazzaville’s President Denis Sssou-Nguesso could take legal action after he was named in the leaked documents, reports French broadcaster RFI. The Pandora Papers said Sassou-Nguesso […]

Tanzania urged calm during Facebook outage

October 5, 2021 News Room SA 0

Tanzania’s government made an appeal for calm in the country during a six-hour outage of social media services Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp. The three services […]

Ethiopia PM Abiy Ahmed to announce new government

October 4, 2021 News Room SA 0

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been inaugurated and is expected form a new government on Monday, following controversial elections last June that saw a […]