Explosions in Somalia Leave at Least 5 Dead

NAIROBI, Kenya — Attacks in two of Somalia’s largest cities killed five people and wounded 16 others Saturday, in the latest example of the chronic failure of the country’s security sector to crack down on terrorist groups. In the capital, Mogadishu, a suicide car bomber targeted a tax collection center in the Hamar Jajab district […]

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Singer’s Killing Shows Ethiopia’s ‘Combustible’ Politics

NAIROBI, Kenya — In life, Hachalu Hundessa’s protest songs roused and united Ethiopians yearning for freedom and justice. He is doing the same in death, with thousands flocking on Thursday to bury him in Ambo, the town 60 miles west of the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa where he was born and raised. Mr. Hundessa, […]

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Hachalu Hundessa, Ethiopian Singer and Activist, Is Shot Dead

NAIROBI, Kenya — Hachalu Hundessa, a prominent Ethiopian singer, songwriter and activist, has been shot dead in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, in a killing that risked heightening tensions in a nation taking stuttering steps toward establishing a multiparty democracy. Mr. Hundessa, 34, was shot late on Monday night in the Gelan Condominiums area of […]

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Ebola Outbreak in Congo Is Over, W.H.O. Says

NAIROBI, Kenya — The second-worst Ebola outbreak in history is over, the World Health Organization said on Thursday, after nearly two years and 2,280 deaths. Efforts to fight the outbreak in eastern Congo were hampered by mistrust from community members, feuds between government officials, attacks on health care facilities and the emergence of new hot […]

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Netflix plans Juneteenth musical by Kenya Barris and Pharrell Williams

EXCLUSIVE: Netflix is in talks with “Black-ish” and “BlackAF” creator Kenya Barris and “Happy” singer Pharrell Williams to develop a feature-length musical about Juneteenth – the commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States. Deadline understands that the streamer and the pair are in the early stages of working up a plan for […]

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Kenya Moore’s Daughter Brooklyn, 1, Proves How Smart She Already Is While Learning With Flashcards

Kenya Moore gave her fans a glimpse of her growing daughter Brooklyn showing off her intelligence by naming pictures on flashcards in an adorable new video. Kenya Moore, 49, showed off a proud moment with her incredibly cute daughter Brooklyn, 1, on June 15 when she posted an Instagram video. In the video, the tot […]

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President of Burundi, Pierre Nkurunziza, 55, Dies of Heart Attack

NAIROBI, Kenya — President Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi died of heart failure on Monday just weeks after a crucial election to choose a successor to replace him after 15 years of autocratic rule over the Central African nation. He was 55. Mr. Nkurunziza’s death was announced by the government on Tuesday on Twitter. He died […]

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Kenya Moore Reveals Why ‘RHOA’ Needs A ‘Cast Shake-Up’ Before Season 13 Starts Filming

If Kenya Moore gets her way, most of the ladies who held a peach during Season 12 of ‘RHOA’ won’t be returning to the series come next season. Who’s leaving and who’s returning to The Real Housewives of Atlanta? Series star Kenya Moore, 49, doesn’t know for certain, but what she does hope is that […]

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Kenya Moore Reveals Whether She & Estranged Husband Marc Daly Will Get Back Together

Kenya Moore and Marc Daly are ‘doing great!’ The ‘RHOA’ star revealed EXCLUSIVELY to HollywoodLife whether a reconciliation is on the horizon for the couple as they continue to co-parent their one-year-old daughter, Brooklyn. Things are going well for Kenya Moore. The stunning Real Housewives Of Atlanta star, 49, is taking her quarantine with one-year-old daughter Brooklyn Doris […]

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Kenya Moore Shades NeNe Leakes’ Marriage After New Report Claims She Was ‘All Over’ Another Man

Kenya Moore is throwing more daggers at her longtime ‘RHOA’ co-star NeNe Leakes, and this time, she’s going after NeNe’s marriage with Gregg. Kenya Moore, 49, claims that her Real Housewives of Atlanta co-star, NeNe Leakes, 52, was (and still could be) getting cozy with another man behind her husband, Gregg‘s, back. After a May […]

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Kenya Moore, 49, Proves She Hasn’t Aged A Day With Throwback Pic Of Herself From 17 Years Ago

Kenya Moore looks sizzling hot in a throwback photo she shared from the set of her 2003 movie, ‘Hot Parts.’ From her voluminous curly hair, to her strapless denim jumpsuit, Kenya had fans in their feelings over the new snap! Kenya Moore made fans do a double-take while scrolling through Instagram on Thursday, May 14. […]

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An African Literary Festival for the Age of Coronavirus

NAIROBI, Kenya — For the novelist Maaza Mengiste, the coronavirus lockdowns and stay-at-home measures that have taken hold around the world have brought back the sense of exile she felt when she and her family fled Ethiopia in the 1970s. So it was a welcome reprieve when she was asked to participate in and help […]

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Three Weeks in April: An E.M.T. Crew Faces Exhaustion, Isolation and Death

After three years living in Nairobi, Kenya, working as a photojournalist throughout Africa and the Middle East, I decided I wanted move home and pursue a career in public safety. I had always been interested in emergency medicine and was an emergency medical technician in college, so I got recertified and was hired by Empress […]

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Kenya and Uganda hit by power blackout

© Reuters. NAIROBI (Reuters) – Kenya and Uganda were hit by a power blackout on Saturday after what distributor Kenya Power (NR:) said was a system disturbance in the transmission grid. The neighbouring countries’ grids are interconnected. Kenya Power said power went off at 5:49 a.m.(0249 GMT). “Our engineers are working to identify and address […]

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Kenyans Held For Weeks in Quarantine Were Told to Pay to Get Out

NAIROBI, Kenya — When Valentine Ochogo arrived home in Kenya after being laid off from her job at a hot-air balloon business in Dubai, she was put in quarantine in a university dormitory with other travelers — one step in the government’s aggressive, often-lauded campaign to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. But instead of […]

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How ‘RHOA’s Kenya Moore Feels About Vivica A. Fox Reigniting Their Feud From ‘Celebrity Apprentice’

Vivica A. Fox brought the claws out in a recent interview, but a source tells us EXCLUSIVELY that Kenya Moore is ‘confused’ about her recent comments — and wanted to talk it out. It’s been six years since Kenya Moore, 49, and Vivica A. Fox, 55, butted heads on Celebrity Apprentice! It turns out the Real Housewives […]

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Vivica Fox Flips Out After Being Questioned About Feud With Kenya Moore In Live Interview 

Vivica A. Fox reignited her longtime feud with Kenya Moore during a virtual appearance on Claudia Jordan’s show, ‘Fox Soul’ on May 4. The actress went off in a curse-filled rant and said she ‘doesn’t like’ the ‘RHOA’ star. There had to have been smoke coming from the TV screens of those who tuned into […]

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‘RHOA’s Marlo Hampton Accuses Kenya Moore Of Going Too Far In Fights With The Cast

‘RHOA’ star Marlo Hampton doesn’t think Kenya Moore fights very fair. Marlo revealed her thoughts about Kenya’s feuds with the cast in this EXCLUSIVE interview with HollywoodLife. Marlo Hampton, 43, isn’t happy with the attack Kenya Moore, 49, has made on the cast of The Real Housewives Of Atlanta. “Kenya does not [just] go below the […]

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‘Instead of Coronavirus, the Hunger Will Kill Us.’ A Global Food Crisis Looms.

NAIROBI, Kenya — In the largest slum in Kenya’s capital, people desperate to eat set off a stampede during a recent giveaway of flour and cooking oil, leaving scores injured and two people dead. In India, thousands of workers are lining up twice a day for bread and fried vegetables to keep hunger at bay. […]

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Kenya Moore Disses NeNe Leakes Over Accusations About Her Marriage & Baby: She’s ‘Vile’

Kenya Moore is clapping back against the allegations NeNe Leakes made in the ‘RHOA’ Season 12 finale! The Bravo star won’t stand for anyone suggesting her marriage isn’t legal, or that she ‘bought’ her eggs. Kenya Moore, 49, is shutting down the big claims that her nemesis NeNe Leakes, 52, made about her family. During […]

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‘RHOA’s Marlo Hampton Challenges Kenya Moore To Disprove Fake Marriage Rumors

Marlo Hampton shared EXCLUSIVELY with HollywoodLife that she hopes Kenya Moore’s ‘not lying to our fans’ following the explosive ‘RHOA’ episode where the validity of Kenya’s marriage to Marc Daly was brought into question! After NeNe Leakes brought up rumors about Kenya Moore‘s marriage license to Marc Daly “has never ever been found,” Real Housewives of Atlanta star Marlo […]

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‘RHOA’s Kenya Moore, 49, Reveals Her No. 1 Beauty Secret To Keeping Her Skin Looking So Youthful

Kenya Moore has been looking better than ever in her make-up free selfies, and revealed how she’s been keeping her complexion looking so fresh in this EXCLUSIVE interview! Kenya Moore, 49, is sharing how she keeps her skin looking so youthful! “To start with, obviously hydration — it’s really important during this time to stay hydrated […]

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Kenya Moore Laughs As Her Daughter Brooklyn, 1, Pretends To Sneeze: See Cute Video

Kenya Moore’s mini-me Brooklyn is too cute! The mother-daughter duo have been loving their time together in lockdown, and this video is just adorable. We may be in quarantine, but there’s been no shortage of adorable content supplied by Kenya Moore! The doting mom has been flooding social media with cute snaps and videos of […]

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At Home With ‘RHOA’s Kenya Moore: How She’s Keeping Brooklyn, 1, Entertained In Isolation

Kenya Moore is staying busy in isolation with baby Brooklyn and now she’s giving back as the ambassador of Baby Quest Foundation. HollywoodLife has the EXCLUSIVE details! Kenya Moore has been flooding social media with adorable snapshots and videos of her daughter, Brooklyn Daly, 1, via her own Instagram and her baby girl’s personal account. […]

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Kenya Moore Plans To ‘Expose’ NeNe Leakes With ‘Receipts’ During ‘RHOA’ Reunion

Kenya Moore EXCLUSIVELY confirmed with HollywoodLife that the ‘real villain’ she wants to expose at the ‘RHOA’ reunion is NeNe Leakes! Kenya Moore is ready to name who she wants to “expose” at the Season 12 reunion for The Real Housewives of Atlanta. The Bravo star previously teased that she’s bringing “receipts” to the virtual reunion […]

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Kenya Moore Threatens To Bring ‘Receipts’ & Uncover The ‘Real Villain’ At ‘RHOA’ Reunion

Kenya Moore ‘cannot wait’ to speak her ‘piece’ on the forthcoming ‘RHOA’ reunion! The Bravo star claimed that she has the evidence to prove who’s really at fault amid her feud with NeNe Leakes. Kenya Moore, 49, is ready to drop bombshells during The Real Housewives of Atlanta’s first ever virtual reunion! Apparently, the Bravo star has […]

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