Cynthia Atuo

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

Keroche breweries introduces new beer to the market

NAIROBI, Kenya — Few months after launching Vienna Ice Strong Lager, Kenya’s brewer Keroche Breweries has launched another new drink dubbed ‘X beer.’ The X...

‘Children killing children’ report reveals children participated in Burkina Faso’s deadly attack

BURKINA FASO — US ambassador to the United Nations Linda Thomas-Greenfield has revealed that young children below 14 years were involved in Burkina Faso’s...

Leader of Nigeria’s terrorist movement prosecuted days after his deportation

NIGERIA — Leader of the Indigenous People of Biara movement (Ipob) has been arraigned, less than a week after being deported from London where...

Eswatini imposes curfew following pro-democracy protests

  ESWATINI — Just a day after reports had it that its leader King Mswati III has left the kingdom for fears of escalating violence,...

All Kenyan adults to be vaccinated by June 22, says president Kenyatta

NAIROBI, Kenya — President Uhuru Kenyatta has announced that government plans to vaccinate every Kenyan adult by June 2022. The new plan comes just as...

Somalia sets date for presidential election months after stalemate

SOMALIA — Somalia has announced October 10 as the date for its indirect parliamentary and presidential election. Prime Minister Mohammed Hussein Roble made the announcement...

Tonto Dikeh reveals new boyfriend, celebrates him on his birthday

NIGERIA — Her taste in men is still top notch and this time, she opted for bigger and better. Controversial actress Tonto Dikeh has...

More debt for Kenya as World Bank releases additional Ksh. 14bn loan to aid in Covid-19 vaccine budget

KENYA — The World Bank has approved an additional Ksh.14 million funding to help Kenya acquire more Covid-19 vaccines. In a statement, World Bank said...