Pope Francis Celebrates Mass For Martyrs In Uganda


Pope Francis has celebrated mass in front of an audience of hundreds of thousands of Ugandan faithful. He spoke at a catholic shrine dedicated to Christians martyred for their faith in the 19th century, on the second stage of his three-country trip to Africa.

Pope Francis Celebrates Rain-Soaked Mass In Kenya


Pope Francis has celebrated a huge mass at a university campus in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi. Crowds waited in the rain at the University of Nairobi sports ground, since the early hours of Thursday.

Kenyan Tech Startups To Showcase Business Opportunities At International Investment Conference


The Ministry of East African Affairs, Commerce & Tourism through Kenya Investment Authority (KenInvest) is hosting the 2nd Edition of the Kenya International Investment and Trade Conference 2015 (KIICO 2015) on 23rd – 25th November, 2015 at the Kenyatta International Convention Center (KICC), with the theme; “Think Investment, Make it Kenya”.

Four Members Of Ushahidi’s Board Have Stepped Down


Four members of Ushahidi’s nine-member board are said to have stepped down. Board chair Ethan Zuckerman of the Center for Civic Media at MIT, Stephen King of Omidyar Network, Dorcas Muthoni of Openworld, and Sally Chin of Oxfam International have left the board.

Kenya At Crossroads, With Challenges And Promise – Obama

US President, Barack Obama, during his visit to Kenya praised its economic and political advances, but also warned of the challenges ahead. While in Nairobi, Kenya’s capital city, President Obama said corruption, terrorism and tribal or ethnic division are threats to its future.

There’s No Place Like Home! See Photos of Obama’s Visit to Kenya


US President Barack Obama, is currently visiting Kenya – his ancestral home and the country of his father’s birth. Obama arrived in Kenya yesterday, and as expected, Kenyans are overjoyed, and so is Barack. Speaking on his visit, the president said, “I am proud to be the first U.