HARARE, ZIMABABWE – Zimbabwe has summoned the U.S. ambassador in Harare to a meeting over comments by a White House official suggesting Zimbabwe is among “foreign adversaries” that could face retaliation for trying to foment unrest in the U.S. over the death of George Floyd, a black man who pleaded for air as a police officer pressed a knee into his neck. The U.S. ambassador to Zimbabwe, Brian Nichols, has been called to meet with…"Zimbabwe Summons US Envoy Over White House Adviser’s Comment"
GABARONE, BOTSWANA – The mystery surrounding a mass die-off of elephants in Botswana is deepening after initial test results ruled out poisoning and anthrax. Wildlife officials had earlier ruled out poaching as no ivory had been taken. But officers have discovered more carcasses as the death toll surpasses 100. Samples would now be sent to neighboring South Africa for further tests. Wildlife officer Dikamatso Ntshebe said more animals could die, as some look sickly. “We…"Botswana Elephant Deaths Mystery Deepens as Toll Rises"
The World Health Organization on Monday confirmed a second outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo, just as an initial outbreak appeared to be ending. At a briefing Monday in Geneva, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said this new outbreak is near the northwestern city of Mbandaka in the DRC’s Equateur province. Provincial Governor Bobo Boloko Bolumbu also confirmed four deaths on local radio. He said samples were sent to…"WHO Confirms New Ebola Outbreak in Northwest DRC"
Today’s celebration is taking place in an unconventional manner. For the first time in 57 years, we are unable to celebrate Madaraka Day at a public gathering because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Instead, I will address you from State House. Thank you for joining us through radio, television and through other media to celebrate this day. First, allow me to salute you and to wish you all a Happy 57th Madaraka day; a day our…"SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY, HON. UHURU KENYATTA, C.G.H., PRESIDENT OF THE"
Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology in partnership with Kiambu County government have completed a four-day training of health workers on management of critically ill COVID-19 patients at Thika Level 5 hospital. The training conducted between May 26-29, 2020, was in response to governments directive to make Thika level 5 hospital a special isolation center for COVID-19 patients, hence the need to prepare the special COVID-19 health care team on the safety procedures of…"JKUAT Partner with Kiambu County to Build Capacity for Covid-19 Management"