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October 30, 2017 4:55 AM Mixed reactions to Buthelezi's decision to bow out as IFP leader

The announcement was greeted with mixed reaction by political analysts. However, Professor Mcebisi Ndletyana said the latest development could mark the beginning of the end for the IFP, as the party was modelled around Buthelezi. Buthelezi, who is credited for reviving the party after it lost several key municipalities in the 2011 local government elections 146

October 18, 2017 4:07 PM South Sudan must end “personality politics” – Envoy

The people of South Sudan have been held hostage to personality politics for long enough and accountable institutions must be allowed to take over, UN Peacekeeping chief, Jean-Pierre Lacroix has said. Lacroix observed that the conflict in South Sudan is a man-made conflict and urged that the international community builds institutions so that politics 86

October 18, 2017 6:34 AM Janet Mbugua opens up on why she did not wear a bra on her wedding

Former TV siren Janet Mbugu had an invites only wedding at Chaka Ranch few years ago. The wedding saw only close friends and family invited though the wedding was spotted with a few gate-crashes and tonnes of trolls that followed on the internet as those who attended shared photos online. The trolls were criticizing her for not having her usual perky 70

October 16, 2017 7:13 AM Uganda: Has Museveni Become Uganda's Problem?

Kampala — Once celebrated at home and abroad as one of a new breed of African leaders, President Yoweri Museveni now finds himself the subject of intense criticism. Observers say he faces challenges created by lack of new ideas to revive a stunted economy that might prove fatal to his political survival and that his lack of a plan to smoothly step aside 99

October 15, 2017 11:10 AM Willis Raburu wife defends his weight, says she loves fat guys

Popular Citizen TV host, Willis Raburu wasn’t always the literally big guy he is today, he was thin as a rail but he has ballooned right in front of his fans to an unbelievable size. And for a long time, the newscaster turned entertainment host was okay with his weight and at some point weighed a staggering 142 kilograms. But after walking down the aisle 61

October 15, 2017 9:03 AM I kindly need your help: Njambi Koikai's plea for Sh10 million towards her treatment

Kenyan media personality Njambi Koikai has launched an appeal for assistance in raising Sh10 million. Njambi, who is known from her reggae shows and The Trend talk show needs the money for specialised treatment in the United States. The founder of Street Empire Entertainment suffers from thoracic endometriosis, a condition which causes her lungs to collapse 63

October 6, 2017 3:27 PM Nollywood actor mocks Gbemi Olateru on Twitter (see details)

Actor Uche Maduagwu comes for Gbemi Olateru after she asked women if they can marry a man with major ‘H’ factor. Gbemi Olateru Olagbegi is a 33-yr-old Nigerian broadcaster and presenter known for presenting programmes on Cool FM and The Beat 99.9 FM. Olateru took to her Twitter page to conduct a poll about women if they can marry a man with major ‘H’ factor 151

October 6, 2017 4:02 AM Las Vegas Shooter's Life Comes Into Focus, But Not His Motive

A broken window is seen at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino on Wednesday along the Las Vegas Strip. Investigators still don't understand why the shooter carried out his rampage. Investigators in Las Vegas are sifting through evidence they've gathered from the homes of the man who sprayed a concert crowd with gunfire. They've begun to interview his girlfriend 94

October 4, 2017 9:01 PM As Liberia Decides, Is There Something We Can Learn From Kenya? By Samson Itodo

Skeptics of election observation received a boost with the Kenya Supreme Court judgment nullification of the August 8th, 2017 presidential elections. The court ruled that the election was not conducted in accordance with established procedures by the election management body hence the directive that the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission 87

October 4, 2017 8:27 PM Are white shooters called ‘lone wolves,’ by default?

When Stephen Craig Paddock — a white American — was identified as the gunman who rained bullets on multitudes at a Las Vegas concert, he was quickly characterized as a “lone wolf.” Had he been of another race or ethnicity, would he have been branded a terrorist, instead — or would aspersions have been cast on his minority group? The question has been raised 92