Kenya Monitors Family After Ugandan Dies of Marburg Virus

[East African] A family of seven in Trans Nzoia County western Kenya has been put under observation after a Ugandan who visited their homestead died of the highly contagious Marburg virus.

[East African] A family of seven in Trans Nzoia County western Kenya has been put under observation after a Ugandan who visited their homestead died of the highly contagious Marburg virus.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rare Protests Reported in Eritrea With 28 Deaths

[Deutsche Welle] Several people have reportedly been killed and dozens arrested in Eritrea’s capital. Protests are rare in Eritrea, home to one of the world’s most repressive regimes.

[Deutsche Welle] Several people have reportedly been killed and dozens arrested in Eritrea's capital. Protests are rare in Eritrea, home to one of the world's most repressive regimes.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Acacia Mining CEO, Chief Financial Officer Quit

[East African] Acacia Mining’s top executives have quit barely two weeks after the holding firm Barrick Gold struck a $300 million deal with Tanzania to resolve a tax dispute.

[East African] Acacia Mining's top executives have quit barely two weeks after the holding firm Barrick Gold struck a $300 million deal with Tanzania to resolve a tax dispute.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Police Say IMLU Report on Election Deaths Exaggerated

[Capital FM] Nairobi -National Police Service says that 19 people were killed during the August and October elections contrary to a report by the Independent Medico-Legal Unit (IMLU) and accused the lobby of exaggerating the figures.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -National Police Service says that 19 people were killed during the August and October elections contrary to a report by the Independent Medico-Legal Unit (IMLU) and accused the lobby of exaggerating the figures.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Another Set of KQ Crewmen, Driver Nabbed Trafficking Narcotics

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Two Kenya Airways crew members and a driver were on Thursday arrested at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport with substances believed to be narcotics.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Two Kenya Airways crew members and a driver were on Thursday arrested at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport with substances believed to be narcotics.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Lionesses’ ‘Shebesh’ Wants to Emulate Injera

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya Lionesses utility back Janet ‘Shebesh’ Okello says she wants to emulate her Shujaa counterpart Collins Injera and make a similar mark in women’s rugby as much as the Kenyan record try scorer has made in the men’s shorter ver…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya Lionesses utility back Janet 'Shebesh' Okello says she wants to emulate her Shujaa counterpart Collins Injera and make a similar mark in women's rugby as much as the Kenyan record try scorer has made in the men's shorter version of the game.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya