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Telkom begin quest to reclaim title against Ghanaian cops

Kenyan champions Telkom will launch their bid to reclaim their Africa Cup for Club Championship title against Ghana Police when the 30th edition tournament gets underway in Abuja National Stadium, Nigeria today. Telkom fell by a solitary goal to Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) in last year’s championships, ending their quest …

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Uganda vaccinates front-line health operatives against Ebola

The World Health Organisation and health ministry in Uganda have started vaccinating frontline operatives against Ebola in five high-risk districts bordering the Democratic Republic of Congo. A total of 2100 doses of ‘rVSV-Ebola’ vaccine are to be administered to the health workers to protect them against Zaire type virus, the …

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Raila: Fight against corruption key to Africa's economic growth

Opposition leader Raila Odinga has called on African states to intensify the fight against corruption, saying it remains the biggest impediment to the continent’s economic prosperity. “I am confident that Africa will accelerate and sustain higher economic growth. But, growth that enriches only the rich is not what we want,” …

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KNH nurses down tools in protest against colleague's attack

Kenyatta National Hospital nurses have downed tools protesting an attack on their colleague on Saturday. Kenya National Union of Nurses chairman Seth Panyako said they will use the opportunity to lobby for proper management of KNH. “Nurses have already withdrawn their services on grounds of security challenges at the hospital,” …

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Zambia opposition protests against PLO Lumumba's deportation

Zambia’s main opposition leader, Hakainde Hichilema, has criticised the government over Saturday’s deportation of prominent Kenyan lawyer Patrick Loch Otieno Lumumba. Lumumba, director of the Kenya School of Law, was due to give a talk on Africa-China relations on Saturday night but he was not allowed to alight from the …

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Chaos as MPs lose fight against fuel tax

Tempers flared in the House amid accusations of betrayal as Speaker Justin Muturi last evening rammed through President Uhuru Kenyatta’s memorandum and a new Finance Bill. The import of yesterday’s chaotic and sometimes absurd proceedings is that taxpayers will start paying the eight per cent levy on petroleum products, down …

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Talanta seek to extend good run against Coast Rangers

After beating St .Joseph Youth 3-1 over the weekend at Afraha, high flying National Super League outfit FC Talanta hope to extend their winning streak when they confront Modern Coast Rangers today at Camp Toyoyo. Talanta, who were staring at relegation at the start of the second leg, have recently …

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