Kenya

Eritrean Fighter Pilot, Escapee, Calls for Justice for Jailed Compatriots - Voice of America

Five years after Westgate, Al-Shabab is weakened but not yet defeated - Mail & Guardian

It's been five years since four attackers made their way into Westgate, a popular shopping mall in the...

Shabaab claims deadly IED blast in Kenya - The Long War Journal

UN urges Africa to re-strategise programmes against deforestation - Newkerala.com

Nairobi, Oct 3 : The UN has called on African governments to re-strategise their programmes against deforestation and...

Media Advisory - Joint UN and African Union (AU) high-level delegation visits... - World News Report

Irri_opens-new-office-in-nairobi_photo-cred-irri - World-Grain - Discussion on Topix

With a new office in Nairobi, IRRI will help African nations improve rice productivity and reach self-sufficiency. Photo...

Eritrean Fighter Pilot, Escapee, Calls for Justice for Jailed Compatriots - Voice of America

Kenya:Suspects Arrested in Westlands Over Fake Notes Worth $1.5 million - AllAfrica.com

Two foreigners and a Kenyan were on Tuesday arrested after they were allegedly found with fake currency in...

Eritrean Fighter Pilot, Escapee, Calls for Justice for Jailed Compatriots - Voice of America

Kenya:Suspects in Illegal Sugar Case Charged Afresh - AllAfrica.com

Nine people have been charged afresh for releasing 10,000 bags of contaminated brown Egyptian sugar into the Kenyan...

Media Advisory - Joint UN and African Union (AU) high-level delegation visits... - World News Report

Kenya:Monica Murder - Joseph Irungu's Teachers Speak Out - AllAfrica.com

As detectives battle to unravel the mystery behind the murder of businesswoman Monica Kimani, some of the teachers...

Kenya: Matatu Operators in Nairobi to Slash Fares

Kenya: Matatu Operators in Nairobi to Slash Fares

By Thomas MatikoMatatu fares could be reduced by Sh10 following into effect of the 8% VAT on Petroleum...

Kenya: Msando's Widow Gets State Job, As Uhuru Rewards Election Losers

Kenya: Msando's Widow Gets State Job, As Uhuru Rewards Election Losers

By Samwel OwinoThe wife of former Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) ICT Manager, the late Chris Msando,...

Kenya: Sonko Finally 'Fixes' Pumwani Maternity Hospital Mess By Renaming Facility After Himself

Kenya: Sonko Finally 'Fixes' Pumwani Maternity Hospital Mess By Renaming Facility After Himself

By Hilary KimuyuNairobi Governor Mike Sonko has arrived at what he terms as a permanent solution to the...

Kenya: City MP in New Push for Legalisation of Marijuana

Kenya: City MP in New Push for Legalisation of Marijuana

By Collins OmuloKibra MP Ken Okoth has joined the campaign to legalise the use and cultivation of cannabis...

Kenya: I Would Still Sell My Kidney for Kenyatta, Placard Waving Supporter Declares

Kenya: I Would Still Sell My Kidney for Kenyatta, Placard Waving Supporter Declares

By Evelyne MusambiA man whose photo waving a placard during last year's election campaigns went viral has declared...

Kenya: Two Nigerians and Tanzanian Arrested Over Electronic Fraud

Kenya: Two Nigerians and Tanzanian Arrested Over Electronic Fraud

By Hilary KimuyuPolice on Friday arrested three foreigners who have been linked to electronic fraud which has cost...

Kenya: KRA Shuts Down Alcohol Plant in Kariobangi

Kenya: KRA Shuts Down Alcohol Plant in Kariobangi

Nairobi — The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has shut down a premise at Kariobangi in Nairobi on suspicion...

Kenya: Obado Arrested, to Be Charged With Murder

Kenya: Obado Arrested, to Be Charged With Murder

Photo: Stella Cherono/Daily Nation Migori Governor Okoth Obado addresses the press on his alleged involvement in the murder...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

By Faith NyamaiChief Justice David Maraga on Friday launched the Criminal Procedure Bench Book that will guide magistrates...

Africa: Nairobi hosts the first Africa Environment Partnership Platform (AEPP)

Africa: Nairobi hosts the first Africa Environment Partnership Platform (AEPP)

Mrs Estherine Fotabong, NEPAD Agency’s Director of Programmes with Ministers of Environment and heads of delegations and participants....

Kenya: Why Kenyans Are Sending This Chilling Bible Verse to Their MPs

Kenya: Why Kenyans Are Sending This Chilling Bible Verse to Their MPs

By Eddy KageraKenyans have turned to the good book for consolation after Members of Parliament endorsed President Uhuru...

Kenya: Lawyer Wants Parliament Converted Into a Brothel

Kenya: Lawyer Wants Parliament Converted Into a Brothel

By Eddy KageraNairobi lawyer Donald B Kipkorir now wants Parliament buildings to be converted into a brothel. Kipkorir...

Kenya's Viusasa Wants to Be the One-Stop Shop for Local Content That Kenyans Love but the Data Price Barrier Has Yet to Crumble

Kenya's Viusasa Wants to Be the One-Stop Shop for Local Content That Kenyans Love but the Data Price Barrier Has Yet to Crumble

George Waititu is the CEO, Content Aggregation which has launched Kenya's Viusasa. It wants to become the local...

Kenya: Sonko Forms Task Force to Probe Pumwani in 30 Days

Kenya: Sonko Forms Task Force to Probe Pumwani in 30 Days

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has set up a task force to probe management and financial problems at Pumwani...

Kenya: World Record Holder Eliud Kipchoge 'Sneaks' Back Home

Kenya: World Record Holder Eliud Kipchoge 'Sneaks' Back Home

By Bernard RotichBerlin Marathon champion and new world record holder Eliud Kipchoge quietly jetted back into the country...

Kenya: MPs Pass Uhuru Kenyatta's 8% Fuel Levy

Kenya: MPs Pass Uhuru Kenyatta's 8% Fuel Levy

By David MwereThe National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi has ordered for a second round of voting on President...

Kenya: MPs Slash National Budget By Sh3 Billion

Kenya: MPs Slash National Budget By Sh3 Billion

By David MwereThe National Assembly has slashed Sh37.6 billion off the Sh3 trillion national budget. The MPs reduced...

Kenya: Detectives Seize 92kgs of Heroin in Kikambala, Kilifi County

Kenya: Detectives Seize 92kgs of Heroin in Kikambala, Kilifi County

By Kevin OditA multi-agency team of detectives have seized 92 kilogrammes of heroin worth at least Sh300 million...

Kenya: Passaris Reveals How Fuel Tax Vote Was 'Predetermined', but Kot Will Hear None of It

Kenya: Passaris Reveals How Fuel Tax Vote Was 'Predetermined', but Kot Will Hear None of It

By Sylvania AmbaniNairobi Woman Representative Esther Passaris has made a shocking revelation on the dramatic proceedings in parliament...

Kenya: Police Shoot Dead Three Suspected Gangsters in Dandora

Kenya: Police Shoot Dead Three Suspected Gangsters in Dandora

By Nyaboga KiagePolice in Dandora on Wednesday night shot dead three suspected criminals who were believed to be...

Kenya: Nairobi's Fashionable Stepmum Forks Out Sh250,000 on Five Outfits

Kenya: Nairobi's Fashionable Stepmum Forks Out Sh250,000 on Five Outfits

By Mwende KasujjaBlogger Catherine Kariuki, who goes by the name Fashionable StepMum, has excited the internet with her...

Kenya: Public Outrage Over Newly-Introduced Housing Tax

Kenya: Public Outrage Over Newly-Introduced Housing Tax

By Naira HabibThe newly-introduced housing levy that will have Kenyans being deducted 1.5 percent from their monthly salaries...

Kenyans Cry Foul as Ayes 'Beat' Nays in Contentious Vote

Kenyans Cry Foul as Ayes 'Beat' Nays in Contentious Vote

By Evelyne MusambiKenyans online have protested the manner in which the vote of the Financial Bill Amendment was...

Kenya: Grace Msalame Makes Comeback on Television

Kenya: Grace Msalame Makes Comeback on Television

By Hilary KimuyuGlamorous media personality Grace Msalame is making a comeback to TV with a daily morning show...

Kenya: Christian Group Asks to Be Enjoined in Lesbian Case

Kenya: Christian Group Asks to Be Enjoined in Lesbian Case

By Thomas MatikoA Christian organization, the Kenya Christian Professionals Forum (KCPF), has filed an application at the High...

Kenya: Guess Who's the New Boss? Polycarp Igathe Lands Top Job at Equity Bank

Kenya: Guess Who's the New Boss? Polycarp Igathe Lands Top Job at Equity Bank

By Sylvania AmbaniFormer Nairobi Deputy Governor Polycarp Igathe is the new Managing Director of Equity Bank Kenya, five...

Kenya: Nairobi Cop Fined Sh700,000 for Collecting Bribes From Matatu Operators

Kenya: Nairobi Cop Fined Sh700,000 for Collecting Bribes From Matatu Operators

By Evelyne MusambiA Nairobi-based traffic police officer was on Thursday fined Sh700,000 with an option of two years...

Kenya: City Nurses Tell of Misery of Working at Pumwani Hospital - Photos

Kenya: City Nurses Tell of Misery of Working at Pumwani Hospital - Photos

By Collins Omulo and Aggrey OmbokiRashid Yusuf sits quietly on a bench outside the social worker's office at...

Kenya: Al-Shabaab Remains Major Security Threat to Kenya

Kenya: Al-Shabaab Remains Major Security Threat to Kenya

By Walter MenyaThe Somalia-based Al-Shabaab militant group remains a potent threat to security in the region, although its...

East Africa: Kenya Healthcare Score Above Regional Average

East Africa: Kenya Healthcare Score Above Regional Average

By Ruth MbulaFalling numbers in malaria infections, improved mortality rate for children under five and improved decline in...

Kenya: Malkia Strikers Ready to Conquer the World

Kenya: Malkia Strikers Ready to Conquer the World

By Timothy OlobuluNairobi — The national women's volleyball team Malkia Strikers leave the country on Thursday evening for...

Kenya: Illicit Liquor Suspected to Be Imported From SA Seized in Embakasi

Kenya: Illicit Liquor Suspected to Be Imported From SA Seized in Embakasi

By Jemimah MueniNairobi — Liquor in plastic bottles suspected to be imported from South Africa was on Wednesday...

Kenya Climb Five Places in FIFA Rankings

Kenya Climb Five Places in FIFA Rankings

By Vincent OpiyoKenya has moved five places up in the latest Fifa rankings released on Thursday by the...

Kenya: Kericho Stadium Gunman Explains Why He Drew His Firearm

Kenya: Kericho Stadium Gunman Explains Why He Drew His Firearm

By David KwalimwaThe man at the centre of a gun drama during a Kenyan Premier League match last...