OVER 4800 CONFIRMED DEAD IN TURKEY, SYRIA EARTHQUAKE

OVER 4800 CONFIRMED DEAD IN TURKEY, SYRIA EARTHQUAKE

Faith Nyasuguta Rescuers in Turkey and Syria braved freezing darkness, aftershocks and collapsing buildings Tuesday, as they dug for survivors buried by a string of earthquakes that have now killed at least 4,800 people. According to disaster agencies, several thousand buildings were flattened in cities across a vast border region, pouring misery on an area […]

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 RWANDAN NEIGHBOURHOOD POWERED BY LOCAL ELECTRICIAN’S HYDROELECTRIC PLANT

RWANDAN NEIGHBOURHOOD POWERED BY LOCAL ELECTRICIAN’S HYDROELECTRIC PLANT

Renson Mwakandana A local electrician in Kirehe region in Rwanda, Israel Habimana,has used hydroelectricity to build a better future for his neighbors. These dams divert rivers into canals that feed a dam, which in turn feeds a small power plant through a pipeline. The distance between the water basin and Israel Habimana’s Nyagakoma hydroelectric facility is 2.5 […]

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 TIGRAY TO RESTORE BANKING SERVICES AFTER $90M BOOST

TIGRAY TO RESTORE BANKING SERVICES AFTER $90M BOOST

Faith Nyasuguta Over the weekend, the Ethiopian government said it was sending about $90 million to the Tigrayan capital to help restart banking services in the country. Prime Minister Abiy’s national security advisor, Redwan Hussein, announced via Twitter that the National Bank had commenced sending the cash to the capital Mekelle for distribution from Monday. […]

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 SEYCHELLES IS AFRICA’S LEAST CORRUPT NATION – REPORT

SEYCHELLES IS AFRICA’S LEAST CORRUPT NATION – REPORT

Faith Nyasuguta Seychelles is still the top ranking nation in the sub-Saharan African region on the Transparency International Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) released on Tuesday. The island nation retained the position for the 5th consecutive year and 23rd ranking globally attained in 2022 with 70 points once again. Denmark outperformed Finland and took first place […]

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 JOAO CANCELO SET TO JOIN BAYERN MUNICH

JOAO CANCELO SET TO JOIN BAYERN MUNICH

Wayne Lumbasi Portuguese defender Joao Cancelo is all set to join Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich from Manchester City on loan. Cancelo’s loan deal includes a buy option of $76.3m. The 28-year-old has spent three and a half years at the Etihad after joining from Juventus in 2019. Cancelo is now eager to leave to get first-team football […]

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