Tag archive for ‘Africa Diaspora’
By admin On Saturday, June 10th, 2017

Kenya Diaspora Remittance at$432.6Million – Q1

Diaspora remittances in the first quarter of the year rose by four per cent compared to a similar period in 2016, bucking a falling trend in other African economies. Latest Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) data shows More...

By admin On Sunday, March 5th, 2017

Laikipia Clashes : British Tristan Voorspuy shot dead in Laikipia Kenya

By Sam Kiley, Foreign Affairs Editor Family friends have confirmed that Tristan Voorspuy, a former British army officer, has been found shot dead on a ranch in northern Kenya. Once a tourist paradise and one of More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Mental illness: Invisible but devastating

Superstition often blamed for acute mental health diseases By Lansana Gberie  When American film actor Robin Williams, who suffered from depression, committed suicide two years ago, Kenyan humour writer Ted Malanda More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

Film Africa 2016 – London celebrates Film Africa

Friday 28 October to Sunday 6 November, venues across London www.filmafrica.org.uk Film Africa, the Royal African Society’s annual film festival, returns for its sixth edition, bringing London audiences the best More...

By admin On Sunday, May 1st, 2016

London Mayor Elections ‘ The battle of the Faiths’ As Africa Diaspora prepares to vote

File Pic : Zac Goldsmith with Khan ‘The Battle of Faiths’ as Africa Diaspora prepares to cast Vote London is home to over 300,000 Africans according to 2011 census . These Africans Diaspora with permanent More...

By admin On Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

Diaspora Investment Conference – Nairobi 2015

  President Uhuru arriving at Windsor for the Diaspora Investment Conference President Uhuru Kenyatta opened the inaugural Diaspora Investment Summit aimed at harnessing the Diaspora as a resource in Kenya’s More...

By admin On Friday, February 6th, 2015

President Hollande calls on Int’l Community to help ‘Africa’ fight extremism

Paris – President Francois Hollande called on Thursday on the international community “to act” in the fight against extremism in Africa rather than “give lessons”, saying France could More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

Africa Union worried over proliferation of Small Arms in Africa

Africa’s largest trade bloc has expressed concern over the proliferation of small arms and light weapons on the African continent, saying the trend is detrimental to development. The 19-member Common Market More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

An inspiration from SierraLeoneans in London ‘Call of Duty’ to help their country fight Ebola

Watching with horror as the Ebola crisis ravages their country, Sierra Leoneans in London are mobilising to help their compatriots fight the deadly virus back home. Health workers are taking leave from their jobs More...

By admin On Sunday, October 5th, 2014

Living And Working In London As An African

Ventures :Sean Ndiho Obedih had barely finished high school when he left his native country of Rwanda to pursue his dream of setting up his own company in Europe. “Ever since I was a young child I had this burning More...