Kenyan police arrested eight individuals in connection to an alleged massive scam amounting to $439 trillion (£350 trillion). This amount has raised concerns as it is almost 200 times the total value of US dollars in global circulation. The suspects claimed to be transporting money from Togo to Dubai, seeking assistance from two Dutch citizens. Although some question the provided figure, authorities state it comes from officials in the Netherlands who have yet to comment.
South Sudan Takes Bold Step for Peace: Troop Deployment Marks Crucial Milestone in Landmark Deal
Meanwhile, South Sudan has initiated the deployment of a unified military force, a crucial step in the 2018 peace agreement, with troops heading to various regions, including Upper Nile State and Northern Bahr El-Ghazal. This deployment follows the graduation of 53,000 soldiers last year, delayed but now progressing towards national service, as President Salva Kiir announces the long-awaited elections for December 2024.