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Devastating Landslide Claims Lives of Five in Central Kenya

A digger is shifting earth at the site where search and rescue operations are ongoing for individuals feared to be trapped under a landslide following heavy rainfall in the Matathia region of Kimende Escarpment, situated in Kiambu County, Kenya on May 15, 2024. Reuters photographer Monicah Mwangi is offering to sell licensing rights for this image. Residents claim that a minimum of five people were carried away by the landslide, spurred by severe rainfall in central Kenya. The Red Cross has pledged to lend a helping hand in…

Casemiro Snubbed: Missing from Brazil’s Copa America Roster

Casemiro, a prominent figure, will not feature at the Copa America for Brazil, but rising talent Endrick has been selected. Brazil coach Dorival Junior revealed the 23-man squad for the upcoming tournament, where Casemiro and Richarlison have been left out due to poor form. On the other hand, 17-year-old Endrick, who is set to join Real Madrid soon, secured his spot in the squad after some dazzling performances for Brazil recently. Endrick, the youngest player to score an international goal at Wembley, made headlines with…

Parlour praises Arsenal’s successful season despite missing out on the title

The Premier League title chase is still under Manchester City's control as the season nears its end. Arsenal's Ray Parlour believes the Gunners have grown regardless of the title outcome. Despite trailing by a point, City remains formidable with three matches left. Parlour acknowledges City's strong form and the challenge for Arsenal. He emphasizes the importance of continuous improvement. City's unbeaten streak and high-scoring victories are a testament to their dominance. Parlour underscores the need for Arsenal to…

Desperate Search: Kenya Flood Victims Scour for Missing Relatives Amid Mandatory Evacuation

Perched on the remains of her parents' abode, Nancy Wanjiku witnessed the devastating aftermath of nature's wrath. President William Ruto urged Kenyans in flood-prone areas to evacuate as more heavy rain looms, emphasizing the imminent danger. The ongoing rainy season has proven deadly, claiming at least 170 lives, with Mai Mahiu disaster being the worst hit as homes were obliterated. Survivors like Nancy Wanjiku, with tears in their eyes, mourned the loss of loved ones while sifting through the debris of what used to be…

Emergency Alert: 23 Passengers Vanish Following Tana River Boat Capsize

Efforts to find and save those aboard a private craft that capsized en route from Madogo to Garissa on a bleak Sunday evening are in full swing. As the Madogo-Garissa road met its aquatic match, the boat was in the business of shuttling passengers for a nominal fee when misfortune struck. A clip, as per Citizen.Digital's report, displayed several individuals clinging to the overturned boat, amidst them, others battled the fierce currents. Onlookers, frozen by the calamity unfolding before their eyes, stood at the flood's…

A tragic accident occurred in the Tana River, where a boat capsized, resulting in 23 individuals being reported missing.

An ongoing search and rescue effort is underway for a private boat that capsized between Madogo and Garissa on Sunday evening. The boat was carrying passengers across a flooded section of the road, with some individuals seen on top of the overturned vessel and others swimming in the turbulent waters. Onlookers, visibly shocked by the incident, stood helplessly on the shore, some crying out for assistance. Additional footage showed the overloaded boat navigating the swollen Tana River before succumbing to the powerful…

The Unspoken Tale of US Food Aid Gone Missing in Somalia

In Somalia, Danab commandos face food ration theft allegations from the US government. Soldiers detained for diverting rations to markets for profit. US stopped support in 2024 due to misappropriation. Senior leaders aware of diversions during combat. Corrupt incidents revealed, including arms sale in Mogadishu market. Ministry of Defense appreciates US support but arrests seen as a scapegoat. Investigations launched for accountability and transparency. Somali forces transitioning logistic needs for sustainability. US…

In search of the missing from the Algerian war

Sixty years ago, the Evian Agreement was signed by representatives of the French Government and those of GPRA, the Provisional Government of the Algerian Republic. The next day, the ceasefire was established, eight years after the start of the war, and the…

Missing North Western of Somaliareligious scholar present in Al-Shabaab stronghold

Missing North Western of Somaliareligious scholar present in Al-Shabaab stronghold HARGEISA, Somalia - A controversial North Western of Somaliareligious scholar who has been lacking for days has reportedly been present in an Al-Shabaab-controlled city in southern Somalia, the breakaway area's Interior and Security Ministry has confirmed. "The cleric and his entire family fled to southern…

Somali Prime Minister Roble below stress over coaching of “lacking” troopers in

MOGADISHU, Somalia - Somali Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble is again under pressure to issue a statement on the disappearance of young soldiers who are said to be training in Eritrea, but whose parents have questioned their parents. Over the past four months, hundreds of parents have demonstrated in Somalia, demanding to know the whereabouts of the young soldiers, who were reportedly airlifted to Eritrea in 2019-2020 for training. The government has remained silent although it admits that indeed soldiers are training…

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