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US praises Sudan protestors, tells gov’t not to use force

The United States says it supports the efforts of Sudanese people in seeking the ouster of the current political establishment especially given the peaceful and resilient nature of their demand. The U.S. also cautioned the government against the use of force on protesters especially those engaged in a three-day sit-in protest around the army headquarters […]

Ugandan Uber driver charged with rape of client in Boston

An Uber driver of Ugandan origin has been arrested and charged with two counts of rape stemming from an alleged sexual assault that occurred near the Hatch Shell in Boston, according to Massachusetts State Police. Law enforcement received the report of...

US sanctions 3 top DRC election officials over corruption, fraud

The U.S. has sanctioned three top election officials in the Democratic Republic of Congo for alleged corruption tied to the long-delayed presidential election. All three are senior leaders of the DRC’s National Independent Electoral Commission (CENI) and are accused of embezzling funds that were supposed to have been used to carry out a timely democratic […]

US Eliminates Coveted 5-year Tourist Visa for Cubans

The U.S. State Department said Friday that it is eliminating a coveted five-year tourist visa for Cubans, dealing a heavy blow to entrepreneurs and Cuban members of divided families, who used the visas to see relatives in the United States and buy precious supplies for their businesses on the island. The elimination of the visa […]

Trump looking forward to meeting North Korea’s Kim Jong Un again

US President, Donald Trump has said he is looking forward to meeting North Korea counterpart Kim Jong–Un for a second time. Trump made the remarks on Tuesday in response to Kim’s annual New Year’s  day address in which the North Korea president said Pyongyang would change its approach to nuclear talks if Washington persists with […]

US, Israel formally withdraw from UNESCO

The United States and Israel have formally ceased from being members of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. The formal withdrawal happened at the stroke of midnight as the new year begun and marked the end of a process that started more than a year ago. The US under Donald Trump in October […]

US opens embassy in Mogadishu after 27 years of closure

The United States of American has reopened its diplomatic mission in Mogadishu, Somalia after 27 years of closure, the Nile Post has learnt. Previously the US embassy for Somalia been based in Nairobi, Kenya after closure in 1991 amid fighting between government and rebels. However, in a statement by the US Department of State spokesperson, 

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Singer Geo steady goes missing in US

By Norah Mukimba The “tokendeza” Singer Geosteady has disappeared under mysterious circumstances in US where he went to perform at the 2018 UNAA Causes last week. According to a statement released by his Management “The Blackman Management”, the singer was last seen on Tuesday September 4 in downtown Baltimore which is one of the deadly […]