Burundi: Nkurunziza's 'de facto Number Two' assassinated

Top general killed a week after the president declared victory in controversial poll  Read more...

Posted 1 hour ago

Kenya diaspora to discuss 2017 voting Read more...


Posted 4 hours ago

Ethnic violence flares up again in South Sudan Read more...

Special Report

Uganda's ex-prime minister in complex process of reincarnation
Posted 1 day ago

Amama Mbabazi is finding his chances in NRM narrowing to zero

full story

Why the Habre trial delay pains victims' kin
Posted 1 day ago

Former Chadian tyrant could have time to strategise on how to defeat justice

full story

More to Buhari's Cameroon visit than the Boko Haram menace
Posted 4 days ago

Abuja and Yaoundé have numerous bilateral issues of concern

full story
read more stories

PHOTO

advertisement

Should the AU embrace Burundi's President Nkurunziza after his third term win?

speak out
Read Story: Should the AU embrace Burundi's President Nkurunziza after his third term win?
speaker’s corner
  • Blog Post

    An unpredictable election may just open up Tanzania

    Former prime minister takes a bold step of challenging the ruling monolith  Full Story
  • Blog Post

    To 'eat' or not to 'eat'; that is the big question corrupt Africa faces today

    A mere 5pc of the continent's oil and coal export revenues will put electricity in every home  Full Story
  • Blog Post

    It's back to our bad ways after Obama's visit

    Citizens deserve the best even when foreign VIPs are not visiting  Full Story

PROGRESS

  • Kenyan woman makes toilet cleaning her business

    Washing away diarrhoea and other water borne diseases

    Full Story
  • How $2 started a $23,000 fashion business

    26 year old Levy fondly remembers his path to success

    Full Story
  • Making jewellery from e-waste

    A former Kenyan street boy earns a living making jewellery from e-waste

    Full Story

AFRICA REGIONAL DIGEST

  • Western
  • Southern
  • NORTHERN
  • CENTRAL
  • Opinion
  • ARTS
  • Yes, it is time Kenyans said ‘enough is enough’

    Obama used the immense prestige of his office and political talent to kick in the right direction

    Full Story
  • Mandela’s remarkable story holds valuable lessons for us all

    He taught us strength of spirit, integrity, honour, and leadership.

    Full Story
  • Sudanese film wins at Durban festival

    Story of freedom fighters who got indepedence but trapped in unending conflict carries the day

    Full Story
  • Brazzaville to host continental music fete

    PAMFEST to precede the All Africa Games

    Full Story

HOT CARTOONS

Click to enlarge

Use these Afrobets to write your name, make a screensaver

Result: