Category : Citizen

News / Citizen - 3 days ago

Virunga park reopens eight months after deadly ambush

Democratic Republic of Congo’s Virunga National Park has reopened after the deadly ambush of a tourist group led to its closure last year over security fears, the park’s director said on Saturday. Virunga Park sits on the forest-cloaked volcanoes of...

News / Citizen - 3 days ago

Standoff as KNUT turns down TSC invite for talks

The Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) has turned down a request from the Teachers’ Service Commission (TSC) for another round of talks. Speaking in Siaya, KNUT National Assistant Secretary General Collins Oyuu said the union will only engage in...

News / Citizen - 3 days ago

Trump’s choice for U.N. ambassador withdraws

U.S. President Donald Trump’s choice for ambassador to the United Nations, Heather Nauert, has withdrawn from consideration for the job for family reasons, the State Department said on Saturday. Nauert was State Department spokeswoman when Trump chos...

News / Citizen - 3 days ago

Two nurses attacked by patients at Mama Lucy Hospital

Two nurses at Mama Lucy Hospital in Nairobi are receiving treatment after being attacked by patients on Saturday night. According to police officers, three civilians arrived at the hospital and demanded to be attended to immediately without follo...

News / Citizen - 6 days ago

Wajir Governor in trouble over alleged Ksh.26M fraud

The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) has frozen accounts claimed to belong to the nephew of Wajir Governor Mohammed Abdi in a corruption purge. According to EACC, a graft ring involving family members at the county conspired to defraud Ks...

News / Citizen - 6 days ago

Trump’s big, beautiful shrinking wall

“I will build a great wall,” declared Donald Trump in announcing he was running for president in June 2015. “I will build a great, great wall on our southern border, and I will make Mexico pay for that wall. Mark my words.” A wall at the U.S.-Mexico...