Sudan Protestors Teargassed in Nairobi CBD

On Wednesday Sudan protestors were teargassed in Nairobi CBD. The Sudanese nationals were marching to Harambee House with a petition on Khartoum atrocities following the ouster of President Omar al-Bashir. The protestors first assembled at Freedom corner and planned to match to the Ministry of Foreign affairs, Parliament and later Harambee house. They were however blocked by the police and two of the activists were arrested. SEE ALSO: CBK Governor Takes New Currency Lessons To Streets It is alleged that the protestors started singing Kenya’s national anthem. Others refuted the…

China-Kenya Direct Flight Launches

China-Kenya direct flight launches. Chinese citizens looking to travel to Kenya have been handed a major boost following the launch of direct flights to Nairobi by China Southern Airlines. The airline has opened up a direct link between the city of Changsha and the Kenyan capital on Tuesday. The airline would deploy its 330-200 Airbus twice per week (Wednesday and Sunday) to and from Changsha, while non-stop flights between Nairobi and Guangzhou will be on Monday and Friday. SEE ALSO: New Law Discourages Jokers From Marriage Changsha is the capital…

Actor and Politician Gives Life to Christ

Yul Edochie, Nollywood actor and politician gives his life to Christ . The actor took this step after he survived a ghastly car crash – Yul told his fans not to wait for something life-changing to happen before becoming born again Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie, has decided to let go of his past and give his life to Jesus Christ. The actor was recently involved in a terrible car crash that left his vehicle totally wrecked. The actor, in an Instagram post seen by Hakikapost.com revealed he was traveling from…

Requirement for Kenyans Flying to Some European Countries

The requirement for Kenyans flying to some European countries to make their visa applications with the new e-passports only. The requirement was issued by Schengen member states – an EU passport-free zone that covers most of the European countries. “Kindly be advised that as of 1st June 2019 the visa section will accept visa applications on the new e-passports only. “This follows the Kenyan government notice that the old passports will expire on the 1st Sept 2019,” a statement on both the French and Swedish embassies read. SEE ALSO: Trump Goes After Kenyan Green Card…

Bishop Kiuna’s Son Graduates From Manchester High School

Bishop Allan and Reverend Kathy Kiuna’s son graduates from Manchester high school in the UK, receiving a standing ovation from the crowd as he picked his certificate. Jeremy was welcomed to the podium with cheers and screams which to Kathy (her mother) elicited all kind of feelings as she narrated. Jeremy was a student at the New Manchester High School. The Jubilee Christian Church (JCC) power couple were delighted when their son received a standing ovation from his schoolmates and all those who attended the ceremony. Kathy managed to capture…

Larry Madowo Eats Mouse From Street Vendor

Exploring cultures in the country of Malawi on Thursday, BBC Africa Business Editor Larry Madowo  ate a mouse from a street vendor. While covering the elections in Malawi, the journalist and his crew took some time to interact with the local culture and stopped by the road to engage a hawker selling mice. The mice were presented on wooden skewers, a replica of the familiar beef delicacy mshikaki.  SEE ALSO: Gang Abducts 7-Year-Old From Posh City Estate Admitting it was his first time to try out the meal, Madowo noted, “I ate a…

WhatsApp Discovers ‘Targeted’ Surveillance Attack

WhatsApp discovers targeted surveillance attack. Hackers were able to remotely install surveillance software on phones and other devices using a major vulnerability in messaging app WhatsApp, it has been confirmed. WhatsApp, which is owned by Facebook, said the attack targeted a “select number” of users, and was orchestrated by “an advanced cyber actor”. SEE ALSO: Microsoft To Launch Center in Kenya A fix was rolled out on Friday. The attack was developed by Israeli security firm NSO Group, according to a report in the Financial Times. On Monday WhatsApp urged all of…

Microsoft To Launch Center in Kenya

American Technology giants, Microsoft Corporation, declared their master plan to put up a center in Kenya, with only 6 such centers existing across the world. The announcement was made following a lengthy closed-door meeting with President Uhuru Kenyatta held at State House Nairobi on Monday. SEE ALSO: Drug-Resistant Cholera Strain in Kenya Dubbed Microsoft’s Africa Development Centre, the Kenyan government announced that upon the completion, the center will employ 100 local engineers. “Microsoft’s Africa Development Centre, which will be a premier hub of engineering for the company and its affiliates,…

2 Saudi Tankers Damaged in ‘Sabotage Attack’ off UAE

2 Saudi oil tankers were damaged in a “sabotage attack” off the United Arab Emirates coast, the official Saudi Press Agency reported on Monday, quoting the Saudi energy minister. “Two Saudi oil tankers were subjected to a sabotage attack in the exclusive economic zone of the United Arab Emirates, off the coast of the Emirate of Fujairah, while on their way to cross into the Arabian Gulf,” SPA cited Khalid al-Falih as saying. The UAE said on Sunday that four commercial vessels of various nationalities had been targeted by acts…

Elon Musk: Any other car than a Tesla in 3 years will be like ‘owning a horse’

Elon Musk — known for making bold, and by some measures outlandish statements — threw down the gauntlet to other automakers. “The fundamental message that consumers should be taking today is that it’s financially insane to buy anything other than a Tesla, ” the CEO of the electric auto maker said after Monday’s robotaxi announcement. “It would be like owning a horse in three years. I mean, fine if you want to own a horse. But you should go into it with that expectation.” On stage at the Tesla Autonomy…