Twitter Introduces A Special Emoji for ‘#AfricaDay’

Twitter has announced that it has introduced a new emoji to its platform. The new emoji was specifically launched for users who intend on discussing Africa Day on Twitter. The new emoji features the African Union flag. According to the social media platform, it appears when using one of the following six hashtags in the […]Read More

Lady in white! Betty Kyallo shows you how to rock

Screen beauty Betty Kyallo is a fashion powerhouse. She sets trends by just batting her eyelids. Now, she has set another one in monochrome fashion. When executed well, dressing monochromatically can be a real head turner. A common misconception is that monochrome dressing means wearing black and white (and sometimes grey). But it actually just […]Read More

How Matasi almost completed big money move to Congolese giants

Harambee Stars first choice goalkeeper Patrick Matasi has disclosed how he almost joined Congolese giants TP Mazembe after the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. The giant shot stopper also says helping the Kenyan national team qualify for the biennial tournament in Egypt handed him his biggest break. 2019 AFCON PERFORMANCE That feat, according to Matasi […]Read More

Malaria patients double as drugs shortage bites: The Standard

An elderly woman gets tested for Malaria at FIMRC Health Center III in Bududa district, eastern Uganda, on April 7, 2017. [AFP] NyanzaHe explained that since the onset of heavy rains in the region, malaria cases had constantly been on the rise. Heavy rains and the rising water levels in Lake Victoria have seen a […]Read More

Burundi: Evariste Ndayishimiye set to take over as president

By AGENCIESMore by this Author Burundi’s ruling party candidate Evariste Ndayishimiye has won last week’s presidential election with 68.7 percent of the vote, the country’s poll commission has said. The retired army general is set to take over the helm from President Pierre Nkurunziza after beating opposition rival Agathon Rwasa who garnered 24.19 percent of […]Read More

Virgin Orbit Launch: 1st Attempt to Blast Off From Beneath

Strap a rocket to the underside of a plane. Fly it up several miles. Drop it. The engine ignites, and the rocket and its payload zoom to space. That is what Virgin Orbit, one of the multitude of companies started by Richard Branson, plans to do Monday. It is a demonstration of a new rocket […]Read More

The Standard – Kenya: Bundesliga stat suggests home advantage has

FC Cologne’s Anthony Modeste shoots at goal during a German Bundesliga soccer match between 1. FC Cologne and Fortuna Duesseldorf in Cologne, Germany, Sunday, May 24, 2020. (Thilo Schmuelgen/pool via AP) Since the Bundesliga returned last week just three home teams have managed to get three points. 18 fixtures have been played since football resumed […]Read More

Awww! Sonko’s son Satrine Osinya who was left with bullet

Baby Satrine Osinya, who was left with a bullet lodged in his head is all grown. Osinya was in church in Likoni with his mother and elder brother Moses when armed gunmen stormed the church and opened fire. His mother was shot severally and one of the bullets was lodged in Baby Osinya’s skull. Moses […]Read More