RUSSIA PARTNERS WITH COMOROS TO ADDRESS AFRICAN CONFLICTS

RUSSIA PARTNERS WITH COMOROS TO ADDRESS AFRICAN CONFLICTS

Faith  Nyasuguta  Russia continues to strengthen its relationships in Africa, recently partnering with Comoros on significant issues. Days ago, during the 33rd summit of the League of Arab States in Manama, Comoros disclosed its shared interests with the Kremlin. According to the Russian newspaper Sputnik, Comoros President Azali Assoumani (pictured above) and Russian Special Representative […]

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 SOUTH AFRICA’S TOP COURT BLOCKS ZUMA FROM ELECTION

SOUTH AFRICA’S TOP COURT BLOCKS ZUMA FROM ELECTION

Faith Nyasuguta South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma has been disqualified from running for parliament in the upcoming election, the country’s top court ruled on Monday. This judgment could significantly impact the election’s outcome and potentially spark unrest among Zuma’s supporters. The Constitutional Court determined that Zuma’s 15-month jail sentence for contempt of court in […]

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 SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA AT THE EPICENTER OF WILDLIFE TRAFFICKING CRISIS- U.N

SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA AT THE EPICENTER OF WILDLIFE TRAFFICKING CRISIS- U.N

Faith Nyasuguta  In the shadowy realm of wildlife trafficking, Sub-Saharan Africa has emerged as a significant hotspot for illicit trade routes and clandestine operations fueling a multi-billion-dollar industry.  The World Wildlife Crime Report 2024 reveals that this region accounts for a staggering 19 percent of global wildlife material seizures, indicating its critical role as a […]

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 ATTEMPTED COUP IN DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO FOILED

ATTEMPTED COUP IN DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO FOILED

Faith Nyasuguta  The streets of Congo’s capital, Kinshasa, appeared calm on Monday after the army announced it had foiled a coup attempt early Sunday.  Government forces in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) successfully thwarted the attempted coup, which unfolded late Saturday night and into Sunday morning. The incident has left the nation on […]

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 IRAN PRESIDENT HELICOPTER CRASH: EBRAHIM RAISI AND FOREIGN MINISTER DEAD, REPORTS STATE TV

IRAN PRESIDENT HELICOPTER CRASH: EBRAHIM RAISI AND FOREIGN MINISTER DEAD, REPORTS STATE TV

Faith Nyasuguta Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi has been confirmed dead following a helicopter crash in a mountainous region in northwest Iran.  The crash, which occurred amid foggy conditions on Sunday, left the president and his foreign minister missing for over 12 hours. Rescue teams located the crash site on Monday morning. “President Raisi, the foreign […]

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 KENYA AND UGANDA SIGN AGREEMENTS TO BOOST TIES

KENYA AND UGANDA SIGN AGREEMENTS TO BOOST TIES

Faith  Nyasuguta  Kenya and Uganda have signed a tripartite agreement today on the importation and transit of petroleum products between the two countries. This agreement, announced by President William Ruto, will allow Uganda to import refined petroleum products directly from producer countries, significantly easing the sector’s challenges. During a State Visit by President Yoweri Museveni […]

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 RUSSIA HAILS AFRICA AS A VITAL ALLY IN DEFENDING UN CHARTER PRINCIPLES

RUSSIA HAILS AFRICA AS A VITAL ALLY IN DEFENDING UN CHARTER PRINCIPLES

Faith Nyasuguta Russia continues to emphasize the importance of partnerships with African countries, recognizing Africa’s immense value. A recent statement by a Russian official highlighted this sentiment, following the second Russia-Africa Summit. According to the Russian news outlet Sputnik, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov recently highlighted the significance of African partnerships, stating that African countries […]

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