Freedom of Expression: Facing Up to the Threat

    Representatives of international, regional and national organisations of journalists, human rights and freedom of expression groups meeting at the International Conference in Doha, Qatar on 24-25 July 2017, organised by the National Human Rights Committee of Qatar in co-operation with the International Federation of Journalists and More...

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By admin On Friday, July 14th, 2017

Kenya strike gold on Day 3

George Meitamei Manangoi, struck Gold in the 1500m boys final (writes topi Lyambila) to launch Kenya’s upsurge that saw the homies move from position 8 on Day 2 to second place on Friday; with a 5 medal tally More...

By admin On Sunday, June 4th, 2017

London Terror Attack : PM May says enough is enough!

British Prime Minister Theresa May called on Sunday for a stronger response to Islamist extremism after three attackers rammed a hired van into pedestrians on London Bridge and stabbed others nearby, killing seven More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

War on Terror : Kenya on the spot again!

http:// The US is funding security operatives in Kenya in what it claims is an effort to combat the spread of terrorism in the country. More...

By admin On Monday, February 6th, 2017

Cameroon Rule Africa Football Once Again

The Continental (AFRICA) Football Crown is back in the hands of its rightful owners (writes Topi Lyambila). Riding with a young side that many dismissed as not good enough to go all the way, the Lions proved them More...

By admin On Thursday, November 3rd, 2016

Four bold new films by African directors you need to see

The past year has seen a flurry of remarkable new films by African directors. Here are a few of the most original, moving and thought-provoking. A scene from Kati Kati, a haunting Kenyan film about the afterlife. In More...

By admin On Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Curtain Falls on 2016 BMW Berlin-Marathon

In all the marathons I have covered since 2005, the 2016 Berlin marathon goes down as one of the most predictably unpredictable! (writes topi Lyambila in Berlin) It was dubbed a 2-horse race,  “there’s a keen More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

The media did cover attacks in Beirut and Kenya, you just weren’t paying attention

The horrific terrorist attacks in Paris have become the biggest news story of the year. I was working on a national newspaper website, the Daily Star Online, over the weekend, and people were reading every single More...

By admin On Saturday, May 2nd, 2015

The Royal Princess is born

Source: BBC The princess – who is fourth in line to the throne – was “safely delivered” at 08:34 BST, the palace said in a statement. The Duke of Cambridge was present for the birth of the More...

By admin On Monday, April 27th, 2015

‘Her soul wanted to speak , to ask of her accused Crime’ #I47notjustanumber’

In the memory of Students who perished when Somali Militants #Al Shaabab attacked Garissa University By:Amina Jarso – A Kenyan Student in Beijing Her soul wanted to speak, To ask of her accused crime, She More...