Cynthia Atuo

Zonk News Journalist. Cynthia Atuo reports for Zonk News from Kenya.

Nigeria gives Twitter an ultimatum for Ban to end

NIGERIA — Less than a week after suspending Twitter operations from the country, Nigeria’s government has now laid out conditions for the social networking...

Ghana President assures of ECOWAS’ commitment to fight against terrorism

GHANA — President Nana Akufo-Addo has in his capacity as chair of the ECOWAS (Economic Community of West African States) community vowed that the...

South Africa: SAA to use incoming capital to boost its subsidiaries

SOUTH AFRICA — State owned carrier SAA (South African Airways) is set to share a proposed transfer of R2.7 billion with its subsidiaries in...

Tiwa Savage and Seyi Shay clash, Kenya’s Victoria Kimani dragged into mess

LAGOS, Nigeria —  Nigeria’s top female artists Tiwa Savage and Seyi Shay are on each other’s neck following a verbal brawl that ensued between...

South Sudan: Kiir sacks governor and administrator in government reshuffle

SOUTH SUDAN — Following a mini reshuffle in South Sudan’s coalition government, President Salva Kiir has issued a decree removing the governor of Lakes...

Museveni names new cabinet, nominates Jessica Alupo as vice president

UGANDA — Uganda’s president Yoweri Museveni has nominated Jessica Alupo as the country’s vice president. Alupo who is a former military officer will become the...

Ghana Supreme court nullifies police injunction, police warn public against joining demo

GHANA — Following Supreme Court’s decision to nullify police injunction against demonstrations dubbed #FixTheCountry, Ghana police have now issued a strong warning  to the...

 President Kenyatta markets Safaricom in Ethiopia, promises economic transformation

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — President Uhuru Kenyatta has assured Ethiopians of an improved economy following the entry of Kenya’s major telco, Safaricom into the...