Breaking: Burials begin as deaths from Tanzania ferry disaster rise to 224


Nairobi – Tanzania’s State broadcaster says burials have started of those who died when a ferry capsized on Lake Victoria as the death toll rose to 224. Tanzania Broadcasting Corporation said Sunday that Prime Minister Kasssim Majaliwa is leading mourners at the funeral service. On Saturday rescuers found a survivor two days after the tragedy.Continue reading “Breaking: Burials begin as deaths from Tanzania ferry disaster rise to 224”

Updated: INEC declares Osun state governorship election inconclusive


The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Saturday declared the Osun State governorship election inconclusive. According to Professor Adeola Fuwape, INEC Returning Officer said the electoral body declared the election inconclusive because the number of cancelled votes is higher than the margin between the two top candidates – Ademola Adeleke of the People’s Democratic PartyContinue reading “Updated: INEC declares Osun state governorship election inconclusive”