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WHO admits fault over Ebola response

World health organisation officials, have admitted that they were ill prepared in tackling the Ebola crisis in Africa. They have detailed their failures and even...

Kenya, Somalia and UNHCR team up to repatriate Somalia refugees

The Kenyan government has agreed to form a tripartite commission to oversee the repatriation of Somali refugees from the Dadaab camp. (Daily nation) On Tuesday,...

Pope Condemns Killings of Ethiopian Christians in Libya

Pope Francis has condemned the “continuing martyrdom” of Christians by Isis militants after 30 Ethiopians were shown being shot and beheaded in Libya. “With great...

Silicon valley researchers mull over extending human lifespan

Silicon Valley technologists have created some of the world's most innovative products, and now may be reaching even higher, by trying to find a...

World’s oldest marathon still strong 2 years after bombings

It has been two years since the deadly terror attack at the finish line of the Boston Marathon and the city is still running. Thirty...

Former football stars play in match to help Ebola hit countries

The 12th annual Match Against Poverty took place on Monday with a Saint-Etienne all-star side hosting the United Nations Development Programme side at the...

Indian cricket player dies in fielding collision in club match

Tragedy struck Indian cricket on Monday when a 20-year-old player died following an on-field collision with a team mate during a club match in...

Burundi Gov’t warns army could be called out over protests

Burundi's government has warned it could call out the army if protests escalate in the landlocked country. Hundreds of protesters clashed with the police last...

South Africa calls for more cooperation at the Asia-Africa summit

  South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa  has stressed the need for more cooperation between Africa and the Asin countries saying that infrastructure holds great...

Japan’s humanoid robot smiles at customers

  Japanese researchers have developed a humanoid robot that can laugh and smile as it mimics a person's facial expressions. By receiving electric signals from the...
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