Former Burundi Prime Minister Pierre Ngendandumbwe ( Photo Courtesy) January 15, 1965 was one of the darkest days in the history of Burundi with Prime Minister Pierre Ngendandumbwe shot dead by an assassin in an unlikely place- hospital. Ngendandumbwe had just been appointed as the country's Prime Minister a week earlier by King Mwambutsa after firing Albain Nyamoya, who had been accused of being close to the Chinese Government and interfering with the affairs of the Congolese rebels who were operating in the country.
Photo: courtesy The government has tightened rules to own an drive a car with a foreign number plates. Owners of such cars must produce documents indicating they worked or resided in the foreign countries,produce international circulation later to be allowed to operate on Kenyan roads. Photo: courtesy
The second mass of registration drive begins as it will run for 21days. The exercise is expected to register about 4.5 million new voters ahead of the August 2022 elections. However, with the IEBC expressing optimism that they will meet the target the commission, says it will wait for the court's decision on the 24th of January pending the commission's directive to all civil servants seeking public office requiring them to quit six months before the election.
Coronavirus has been ravaging across East Africa. Several countries enforced several measures to curb the spread of coronavirus. Uganda was hardly hit as the government closes schools for more than one year. (Photo courtesy) Tension is high among members of Parliament from Kenya, Rwanda, Burundi, and Tanzania as sad reports are being delivered from the government of Uganda.
The Nairobi Expressway will be completed before the end of March 2022, says President Uhuru Kenyatta. It is a key section of the Northern Corridor which will provide passage to 85% of cargo destined for the neighbouring landlocked countries such as Uganda, Burundi and Rwanda. This Expressway once completed it will take you less than thirty minutes to drive from Mlolongo in Machakos County to Rironi in Kiambu County.
Photo Of Fancy Fingers Of Sauti Sol Band With His Son Showing A Father And Son Bond Excites Netizens
Adorable Photo of famous Kenyan music producer and composer Fancy Fingers of celebrated music group in Kenya Sauti Sol sharing a happy light moment with his son, has excited Netizens online. The photo showed the marvelous bond between the father and the son. (Photo| Courtsey) Fancy Fingers is one of the musician playing a huge role in the pop band, he's the guitarist,composer and producer.
Female struggles to become President is never a triumph. They have a story to tell hence aspiring today's and tomorrow's generation. Some of these who have served are directly elected while others are just acting or rising from Deputy President to president. The list includes;
Kenya Parliament team well known us Bunge FC, is currently in Tanzania, where they are playing East Africa Parliamentarians games. The team has been giving a very brilliant performance and proving to Kenyans that our members of Parliament are very talented. Yesterday, they managed to thrash Burundi 3 goals to zero (3-0).
Rwanda is one of the East African countries bordering Uganda, Tanzania, Democratic Republic of Congo and Burundi. Rwanda went to books of history after the 1994 genocide that led to death of about 1.1 million people. It's capital city Kigali, was ranked as the Cleanest city in Africa and as well among the top cities in the world.
This year's edition of the East African Community (EAC) Inter-Parliamentary Games Tournament has been tagged the best of all editions. This edition has seen leaders turn into soccer stars on the pitch.The annual event is currently ongoing in Arusha, Tanzania. Kenyan Parliamentarians Soccer Team played their third match, whilst maintaining a perfect start to the tournament.
List Of Kenyan Artists With The Highest Number Of Subscribers On YouTube. As the saying goes, numbers don't lie, in the 21st Century if you want to find out how big an artist is you simply check out the number of subscribers on their official YouTube channel.
Africa as a continent is divided into several Regions,that is East, Central and Southern Africa. Each region has a chairperson who is the head of the state of given country in that region. East Africa brings together,Kenya,Tanzania,Uganda,Ruanda and Burundi.
Read and see photos below; Unlike in the past, when women were not given the right to assume any political posts in society, their engagement in politics has increased in the recent past. As a result of civilization, certain African countries currently have women as their heads of state.
Bunge Fc is a Kenyan-based football club made up of parliamentarians from both the senate and the National Assembly. Currently, there is an ongoing EALA football competition for parliaments from the East African community made up of Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Tanzania, and Kenya. Among the top players in Kenya Bunge FC are Kipchumba murkomen ,Elgeyo marakwet senator ,Aron cheruiyot ,Kericho senator ,Otiende Amollo among others .
Breaking News has emerge After Uncontrollable fire has erupted taking away lives and living many in serious injuries. The lives taken brought about by the fire which its course is yet to be revealed to the public. Many have perished. Thirty eight bodies has been found while sixty nine have been reported to be in seriously injured.
The coronavirus is active in East Africa. Many countries have put measures in place to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. In Uganda, there has been little impact because the government has closed schools for more than a year. Tensions between lawmakers from Kenya, Rwanda, Burundi, and Tanzania have left the Ugandan government with a sad report.
Fire outbreak is the most common incident that occurs unexpectedly in various parts of the country. Many people have been reported to have lost their lives through fire outbreak, properties getting damaged and so many things. Today in the evening, worrying news has emerged leaving people shocked after 38 prisoners found dead while 69 prisoners getting injured in a fire outbreak.
Kenya has been chastised for preventing activists from Burundi and Rwanda from practicing on its soil. The ruling, according to the East African Law Society (EALS), went against the spirit of East African collaboration. The Advocates (Amendment) Bill, 2021, was a setback to the six-nation bloc's planned labor mobility, according to the region's top bar group.
A huge fire ripped through an overcrowded prison in Burundi before dawn on Tuesday. Witnesses say that there have been fears of heavy casualties as inmates were still confined to their cells. The blaze at the facility destroyed several areas of the prison. The cause of the fire was not immediately known and still there have been no official comment on the incident.
According to the country's vice president, a major fire raced through an overcrowded jail in Burundi on Tuesday, killing dozens of inmates and badly injuring many more. Witnesses said many detainees were still sleeping when the fire in Burundi's political capital, Gitega, devastated large areas of the facility.