John Pombe Magufuli, President of Tanzania dies at age 61

The government of Tanzania has reported that President John Pombe Magufuli known popularly as ‘The Bulldozer’ has died; local media outlets have equally confirmed the incident. Bloomberg News quoted Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan, to have said on national TV that: “We have lost our courageous leader, President John Magufuli, who has died from a […]

$200 million revenue loss: Kenya cancels Chinese contract 5years earlier

The Kenyan government has successfully terminated an existing contract which allows a Chinese company called Africa Star Railway Operation Company (Afristar) to manage the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) for a period of ten years; cutting the initially agreed period by five years. From the beginning of the project back in 2014, the Kenyan government contracted […]