Former Somalia foreign minister to take on Raila in race for AU top job

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Gachagua calls for withdrawal of all court cases in the tea sector

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World Internet Conference eyes computing power network

The World Internet Conference (WIC) on Tuesday held a forum on the theme of "Computing Power Network: Smarter Network for a Smarter World" during the Mobile World Congress 2024 in Barcelona, Spain. The forum serves as a platform to bring together industry experts, officials, businessmen and other shareholders from around the world. Nearly 200 guests participated in the forum and

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Full list of Embarambamba’s songs banned by govt for nudity, mocking christianity

The Kenya Film Classification Board (KFCB) is considering legal action against local artists Chris Embarambamba and William Getumbe for the dissemination of inappropriate content on various media platforms. The regulatory body has banned their latest releases, citing concerns about their unsuitability for public consumption, especially

Pogba handed a four year ban

Paul Pogba has been handed a four-year ban following his failed drug test, according to reports in Italy. Pogba, 30, was provisionally suspended back in September 2023 after his initial sample showed DHEA was found in his system which can raise levels of testosterone. In October 2023, his failed drug test was confirmed after his B sample returned a positive result.  The former Manchester United star was selected for random

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How Kelvin Kiptum redefined what it takes to win marathons

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