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After a clean kill, African game-hunters defend the right to shoot

Adri Kitshoff aims her gun at the antelope and pulls the trigger. Killed in an instant, the animal collapses to the ground. The hunter rests her chin on the gun and closes her eyes in a silent prayer of thanks that the animal did not suffer. Kitshoff, 57, has shot many such animals before but, as she goes to the corpse, her hands begin to tremble. “If I would ever

New Rules – No Visa No Entry to Kenya

Major changes in Kenya’s visa policy will come into place from the 2/07/2015.  Unlike in the past when many nationalities were able to get their visa on arrival in Nairobi or Mombasa, intending visitors will now have to apply for an e-Visa in advance, with processing days taking as much as a week. Upon vehement intervention from tourism stakeholders, a grace period has been extended but only for two months,

Famous Hollywood couple Ben Affleck & Jennifer Garner announced their divorce

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner are divorcing after years of couples therapy and a separation of over six months according to news released. The “Batman v Superman” star, 42, and Garner, 43, who have three children, Violet, 9, Seraphina, 6, and Samuel, 3, on Tuesday confirmed they are divorcing after 10 years of marriage. the announcement came just 1 day after their 10 year wedding anniversary. The Hollywood couple said

Coast tourist bookings looking up

Tourist bookings from Europe are beginning to recover following the lifting of travel advisories by the UK government two weeks ago. According to hoteliers at the Coast, British tourists have been making enquiries on reservations after their government lifted travel warning issued against Mombasa, Kilifi and Kwale. On Monday, Nyali International Beach Hotel revenue manager Nabeth Mabeya said bookings from the UK market had started to pick up. He noted

TFDA shuts alcohol brewers in Rombo

Rombo district is in the spotlight for brewing alcohol that is alleged to weaken sexual abilities in men. Tanzania Food and Drug Authority (TFDA) on Friday closed down seven alcohol producing plants in Rombo District because the drink weakens sexual ability of men and is said to be behind a number of failed marriages in the widely known district of Kilimanjaro Region. The conditions under which the alcohol, made from

Iceland remains most peaceful nation in the world, study says

In search of peace? Maybe it’s time to move to Iceland. According to the nonprofit Institute for Economics and Peace, the thinly populated island in the midst of the North Atlantic has retained its place as the most peaceful country in the world. The institute released its Global Peace Index for 2015 this week, which ranks 162 nations around the globe based on factors like the level of violent crime,

Brussels Airlines to quit Nairobi route on October 24

Belgium Airline, Brussels Airlines will stop its its flights to Nairobi, from October 24, on what it attributed to a change in strategy. “Brussels Airlines would like to inform you that, due to a new strategy within the Lufthansa Group, our service between Nairobi and Brussels will cease as from 24 October 2015,” country manager Pierre Declerck, said in a statement. The airline has been flying tourists, businessmen and families

Ugandan Man blocks ex-wife’s church wedding

Subsequently, on reaching Kitovu Church on the D-day ,the couple together with their entourage found the Church closed and Father Paul Mukasa, a priest who was meant to wed them was also not around . Catholic Church laws dictate that before the bans are announced, the in charge must have confirmed that the couple have been baptized and are not married. Ms Naluyima, is a daughter to Masaka municipality former

Supermodel drops the makeup: Can you recognize her?

“Beautiful, brave, delicious and flawless” Such are some of the thousands of words of the praised supermodel has been on her Instagram profile. The other day she put a picture of herself on her Instagramprofil without any make-up, so people could see her “true self”, without makeup, retouching and Photoshop. – You know how people say “no filter”, but you know there’s a stupid filter on their image. (…) But

Aisha Nabukeera among Miss Uganda 2015 finalists

The night, a bit glamorous, attracted several glamor girls, former beauty queens, show business people, entertainers and models to this event that concluded the regional searches last week. Frank Gashumba that some police officers claim is a conman had flaunted Aisha Nabukeera to officially run for Miss Uganda 2015-2016 had declared “i personally believe everyone is gifted but most Ugandans never open their package and the tragedy of life is