Kenya

Kenya: Gospel Singer Kambua Shows Off Baby Bump After Years of Trying

By Evelyne MusambiGospel artiste Kambua Mathu has finally announced her pregnancy after weeks of online speculations. Kambua has...

Kenya: China Institutes Tough Rules for Avocado Farmers

By Anita ChepkoechA logistical nightmare and the high costs of meeting tough conditions required for the export of...

Kenya: Health, Education to Suffer As Coast Counties Allocate Them Peanuts

By Baya SamuelCoast region counties face tough times after basic services such as healthcare, education, water and sanitation...

Kenya: Gold Scam – More to Be Arrested, Says Matiang’i,

By Vincent AchukaInterior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i Friday warned that the days of gold scammers were numbered and...

Kenyan Man’s Ideal Sh23k Wedding Earns Him Online Admiration

By Evelyne MusambiA Kenyan man's wedding budget has kick started a discussion on the future of weddings with...

Kenya: Why Sonko Wants to Block Off Luthuli Avenue

By Nyaboga KiageLuthuli Avenue will remain closed from Saturday May 18 to end of the month Nairobi County...

Kenya: Man Jailed for Five Years for Illegally Distributing DStv Signals

By Jemimah MueniNairobi — Peter Esiaba has been fined Sh 400,000 or alternatively serves five years in jail...

Kenya: LGBTI Refugees Ask UNHCR to Take Them to a Safe House

Photo: allafrica.com Same-sex relationships, LGBTIQA, gay, lesbian, transgender, intersex. By Joseph MurayaNairobi — A group of refugees who...

Kenya: Treasury Allocates Sh5.5bn for Building City Bus Lanes

By Bonface OtienoThe Treasury has allocated Sh5.53 billion to be used in the construction of special lanes for...

Kenya: Murang’a Man Feted for Building Village Road Singlehandedly

By Nyaboga Kiage, Ndung'u GachaneA 45-year-old man from Kaganda village, in Kiharu, Murang'a, who singlehandedly built a road...

Bonny Khalwale Defects to Jubilee

FORD-KENYA DEPUTY party leader Bonny Khalwale defects to Jubilee; he made the announcement at his Malinya home in...

Kenya: No Shame in Rescuing Suspected Witches, Says MP Mwambire

By Charles LwangaGanze MP Teddy Mwambire, who opened a rescue centre for suspected witches at risk of lynching...

Kenya’s LGBT+ Voices Highlight Abuses Ahead of Gay Sex Court Verdict

By Nita BhallaNairobi — Homosexuality is taboo in Kenya and persecution of sexual minorities is rife From a...

Kenya: Fake Gold Suspect Jared Otieno Detained for 7 Days

By John OsoroNairobi — Businessman Jared Kiasa Otieno has been remanded for seven days to allow detectives from...

Kenya: Fear Drives Kenyans, Foreigners to Register for Huduma Namba 24 Hours to Deadline

By Joseph MurayaNairobi — Fear of the unknown and dreading of Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi are some...

Kenya: 38 KRA Staff in Tax Evasion Probe Released on Cash Bail

By Maureen KakahThirty eight Kenya Revenue Authority employees, who were arrested and detained in a tax evasion scandal,...

Kenya: City Hall to Convert Luthuli Avenue Into One-Way Street

By Simon NdongaNairobi — The Nairobi County Government is set to convert Luthuli Avenue into one-way street to...

Kenya: LSK Faults Fred Matiang’i On Huduma Namba Deadline

By Elvis OndiekiThe Law Society of Kenya (LSK) has lashed out at the Interior ministry for overlooking an...

Kenya: Fake Gold Scam – State Seeks to Detain Jared Otieno for Two Weeks

By Sam KiplagatCity businessman Jared Otieno, the man police have linked to the fake gold scam that has...

Kenya: Serial Killer – U.S. Court Indicts Kenyan Man in 11 More Murders

By Hilary Kimuyu and AgenciesA Kenyan man being held by authorities in the United States on suspicion of...

Kenya: Mad Rush to Register for Huduma Namba Ahead of Deadline

As was expected, Kenyans have once again proved that they are given to last-minute rush, a day to...

Kenya: Eric Omondi Goes Viral Worldwide for Taunting Man United

By Chad KitunduComedian Eric Omondi is at it again, and this time he has got the attention of...

Somalia: Al-Shabaab Demand U.S.$1.5 Million Ransom for Kidnapped Cuban Doctors

Al-Shabaab militants suspected of abducting two Cuban doctors in northeastern Kenya are now demanding Ksh150 million ($1.5 million)...

Kenya: It’s No Fun Being Poor and Desperate Here, You Can Bet Your Bottom Shilling On That

analysis By Nerima Wako-OjiwaKenya is a great country to live in if you are rich. There are certain...

Kenya: Govt Sells Third U.S.$2.1 Billion Eurobond

Kenya has sold a Ksh210 billion ($2.1 billion) Eurobond, the third in five years, despite rising concern over...

Kenya: U.S.$50,000 to Support Circular Economy in Kenya

By Julius BarigabaSmall-scale circular economy initiatives in Kenya will compete for $50,000 grants for a year for projects...

Africa: Kenyatta, Kagame Push for Digital Transformation of Africa

By Ivan R. MugishaRwandan President Paul Kagame and his Kenyan counterpart Uhuru Kenyatta have called on other African...

Kenya: Let’s Not Mess Up KQ Turnaround Efforts the Way We Did Rift Valley Railways

analysis By Dennis KasheroFor a transport business, logistics are straight forward: The sole responsibility of an operator is...

Kenya: Govt Allocates Ksh25 Billion More for Dams Despite Audit Queries

Some Ksh25 billion ($247.2 million) has been allocated for the ongoing construction of dams in Kenya in the...

Kenya: Senator Millicent Omanga Puts Betty Kyallo’s Dancing Skills to Shame in Dance-Off

By Sylvania AmbaniA dance-off between Senator Millicent Omanga and K24 news anchor Betty Kyallo has left the latter...

Kenya: Sexual Offences Law Unjust to Boys, Chief Justice Says

The Kenyan criminal justice system is biased against the boy-child in issues of sexual offences at a time...

Kenya: Ex-President Moi Ordered to Pay Widow U.S.$10Million for Grabbed Land

On September 21, 1983, former President Daniel arap Moi forcibly took over a 53-acre piece of land owned...

Somalia: Kenya Flags Possible Al-Shabab Attack During Ramadhan

Kenya Police have affirmed their readiness to avert any terror attacks that may ensure during this year's Ramadhan.National...

Kenya: Cash Crunch Hits Release of Cheap Maize to Millers

By Gerald AndaeThe release of more than two million bags of cheap maize from the National Cereals and...

Kenya: Rise and Fall of MP Godfrey Osotsi

By Derrick LuvegaLittle-known Godfrey Osotsi sprang into the public limelight ahead of the 2017 General Election when the...

Kenya: Six Senior CA Officials Arrested Over Procurement Irregularities

By Joseph MurayaNairobi — Detective from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission on Thursday arrested six senior officials from...

Kenya: Four Changes for Shujaa in London, Paris 7s

By Timothy OlobuluNairobi — Kenya Sevens head coach Paul Murunga has made four changes to the team that...

Kenya: First Female Marine Pilot Narrates Nightmare Rise in Boys’ Club

Photo: Nairobi News Elizabeth Marami Kenya’s first female marine pilot. By Hilary KimuyuElizabeth Marami made history by becoming...

Kenya: Most Wanted Convicted Criminal Arrested in Kawangware

By Simon NdongaNairobi — Police have arrested one of the most wanted criminals Kelson Lienga alias Kevin Lienga...

Kenya: Al-Shabaab Demands U.S.$1,5 Million Ransom for Kidnapped Cuban Doctors

Photo: Nairobi News Dr Landy Rodriguez Hernandez handles a patient in a Mandera hospital as Dr Assel Herrera...