Category Archives: Games

After Weeks on the Run, Eritrean Footballers in Uganda Plead for Resettlement

WASHINGTON – The fate of four Eritrean football players seeking asylum in Jinja, Uganda, remains uncertain, weeks after they fled their hotel during a tournament.

The players had been set …

After Weeks on the Run, Eritrean Footballers in Uganda Plead for Resettlement

WASHINGTON – The fate of four Eritrean football players seeking asylum in Jinja, Uganda, remains uncertain, weeks after they fled their hotel during a tournament.

The players had been set …

Kenya Vows to Cut Emissions as Dirty Stoves, Fuels Kill 21,500 a Year

NAIROBI More than 21,500 Kenyans die each year from cooking with traditional fuels like charcoal and firewood, new government data showed on Tuesday, as authorities pledged to meet a global …

Nigerian Firefighters Battle Huge Blaze at Market in Lagos

LAGOS, NIGERIA Nigerian firefighters were trying to extinguish a major fire at the Balogun market in central Lagos on Tuesday.

Thick black smoke and flames were shooting up from five-story …

Al-Shabab Chief Partially Seen on Video for First Time

Somalia’s al-Shabab militants have released a video that for the first time gives a partial view of the group’s leader, Abu Ubaidah.

The video, released Tuesday, shows Ubaidah meeting with …

Kenya Vows to Cut Emissions as Dirty Stoves, Fuels Kill 21,500 a Year

NAIROBI More than 21,500 Kenyans die each year from cooking with traditional fuels like charcoal and firewood, new government data showed on Tuesday, as authorities pledged to meet a global …