Teen pilot reaches Kenya in round the world quest

Published by Reuters UK By Edwin Waita NAIROBI (Reuters) -A 16-year-old schoolboy who is on a quest to become the youngest person to fly around the world solo, landed his…

China Daily: A prize to win for your study-in-China story

BEIJING, May 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — China Daily, the largest national English-language news group in the country, is opening a submission contest for study-in-China stories, seeking fresh voices from international students. Its in-house Study China platform, which provides a full range of information for international students, has launched a story-telling contest, offering the top prize […]

Pastoralists given 7 days to vacate KWS land over insecurity

Highway robbers suspected to be hiding in the Kraal near KWS station in Kainuk are targeting residents and motorists on the Kainuk-Lokichar road The Rift Valley Regional Commissioner Maalim Mohammed…

Companies, Academic Sector in Japan Support ‘Rays of Hope’ Cancer Initiative

For six decades, the IAEA has helped countries fight cancer, in cooperation with the World Health Organization (WHO) – and for the first time an IAEA director general has invited…

IGAD Ministerial Meeting on Ongoing Drought

May 13, 2022 (Nairobi, Kenya): Today, a high-level ministerial meeting on the on-going drought in the IGAD region took place in Nairobi at the invitation of IGAD’s Executive Secretary, Dr…

Iraq’s People Still Awaiting Political Class Capable of Addressing Critical Domestic Challenges, Top Official Tells Security Council

Baghdad’s Permanent Representative Outlines Efforts to Break Political Deadlock While Condemning Shelling by Iran, Turkey The people of Iraq continue to wait for a political class that will “roll up…

Opening Session, Non-Governmental Organizations Committee Recommends 92 Groups for Consultative Status, Defers Action on 32 Others

The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations opened its 2022 session today, recommending 92 entities for special consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council and deferring action on 32…

New Permanent Representative of Zambia Presents Credentials

The new Permanent Representative of Zambia to the United Nations, Chola Milambo, presented his credentials to UN Secretary-General António Guterres today. Mr. Milambo is an international public servant with nearly…

Zimbabwe Urges Sale of Stockpile of Seized Elephant Ivory

HARARE — Zimbabwe is seeking international support to be allowed to sell its stockpile of seized ivory, saying the $600 million it expects to earn is urgently needed for the…

Reformed Bandits in Kenya Finding Alternative Livelihoods

SAMBURU, KENYA — Some youths in northern Kenya are abandoning banditry for alternative ways of earning a living. More than 500 men from the Samburu indigenous group, traditionally known as…

President Kenyatta Urges African Nations To Increase Investment In War Against Graft And Transnational Crime

President Uhuru Kenyatta has called on African nations to increase investment in the war against corruption and transnational organised crimes to curb the loss of resources that would otherwise be…

128 Students Benefit From Elimu Scholarship In Trans Nzoia

It was a sigh of relief to parents and guardians of learners from needy and vulnerable households in Trans Nzoia County whose 128 children, beneficiaries of the Elimu Scholarship Programme,…

Upgrading Of Angama Airstrip On Course

The upgrading of Angama airstrip to an International Airport in a bid to directly connect foreign tourists to the world-famous game reserve is on course. The rehabilitation sponsored by the…

Joy As Well-Wishers Donate Essentials To Homeless In Yatta

It was all smiles at Servant of the Poor Foundation, a home for the homeless on receiving donations that included mattresses, blankets, bed sheets, laundry materials and food stuffs from…