Kenya

Kenya: Over 100,000 Moved as Form One School Selection Ends

By Faith NyamaiForm One reporting ended on Friday with the ministry of education effecting up to 106,000 transfers...

Kenya: Acts of Terror Will Not Undermine Our Resolve

opinion By Siddharth ChatterjeeNairobi, Kenya — On 15 January 2019, terror struck Nairobi's 14 Riverside Drive. Kenya is...

Kenya: Why Two Supreme Court Judges, 10 Others Could Be Shown the Door Soon

By Walter MenyaJudicial Service Commission (JSC) said the complaints against the 12 judges meet the threshold for removal...

Kenya: Mercy Masika – My Hubby Is the Secret to My Successful Career

By Thomas MatikoFour-time Groove Awards winning gospel artiste Mercy Masika, currently riding high with her latest single He...

Kenyatta Gives Another Strong Indication for Support of a Referendum

By Jeremiah WakayaNairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta has once again hinted at re-engineering the constitution through a popular...

Kenya: Deadly U.S. Airstrike Kills 52 Al Shabaab Terrorists in Somalia

By Joseph MurayaNairobi — An air strike by the United States forces on Saturday left 52 Al-Shabaab militants...

Kenya: Cellulant Mourns 6 Senior Staff Killed in Terror Attack

By Jeremiah WakayaNairobi — Of the 21 people killed in the Tuesday terror attack at Riverside Complex, six...

Kenya: Riverside Suicide Bomber Named as Mahir Khalid Riziki

Police now say they have identified the terrorist who blew himself up on Tuesday during the Riverside Complex...

Kenya: Navigator Mionki Crowned the Top Motorsports Personality in Ceremony

By Abdul SidiKenya Commercial Bank (KCB) has returned to sponsor the Kenya National Rally Championship (KNRC) for the...

Kenya: All Set for Census As Uhuru Names Ministerial Team

By Gakuu MathengePresident Uhuru Kenyatta has named a new national identity registration team ahead of the national population...

Kenya Women’s Skipper Wairimu Back in Training

By Richard MwangiKenya women's cricket team's all-rounder, Daisy Wairimu, who broke both legs in a grisly road accident...

Kenya: Why Tanasha Won’t Convert to Islam to Marry Diamond

Photo: Nairobi News Bongo music star Diamond Platnumz. RIGHT: NRG radio presenter Tanasha Donna. By Rajab ZawadiDiamond Platnumz's...

Africa: Guinea Worm Wanes to 28 Cases Globally – Ethiopia, Mali Report Zero Human Cases

press release Atlanta — Just 28 human cases of Guinea worm disease were reported in 2018, down slightly...

Kenya: Rising Woman Winners Off to Kenya

By Eronie KamukamaKampala — Ten women in business flew to Nairobi, Kenya, on Wednesday ahead of a training...

Kenya: Quality Concerns Hover Over Impending Census

By Patrick Lang'atThe August 2019 census might be seven months away, but politicians are already divided over its...

Kenya: Raila to Launch Dredging, Hyacinth Removal At Lake Victoria

By Victor RaballaTransport on Lake Victoria is set for a boost after the government started dredging the water...

Kenya: IGAD Condemns ‘Cowardly Attack’ On Dusit Complex in Nairobi

Addis Ababa — IGAD Executive Secretary Ambassador Mahboub Maalim has strongly condemned the "cowardly and reprehensible attack" on...

Kenya: PM Abiy Condemns Attack in Nairobi

Nairobi — Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has condemned the attack on innocent civilians in Nairobi, Kenya. Suspected terrorists...

East Africa: FCAEA Urges Respectful Debate on Media Coverage in Kenya

press release The Foreign Correspondents’ Association of East Africa (FCAEA) would like to express its deep condolences to...

Kenya: Attack Shows That Al-Shabaab Is Still a Potent Threat to Kenya

analysis By Stig Jarle Hansen, Norwegian University of Life SciencesThe terror attack in Nairobi was a tragedy. But...

Somalia: Somali, Kenyan Leaders Speak On the Phone After Nairobi Attack

Somalia President Mohamed Farmaajo has said his government is ready to cooperate with Kenya to eliminate terrorism. "I...

Somalia: President Farmaajo’s Telephones Uhuru, Vows to Crash Al-Shabab After Attack On Nairobi

Somalia President Ali Farmajo has held a phone conversation with the the Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta to reiterate...

Kenya: 9/11 Survivor Dies in Kenya Terror Attack

By Salem SolomonGrowing up, Jason Spindler was an all-American kid. In Houston, Texas, where he was born and...

Kenya: Probe Intensified for Riverside Drive Attack After 11 Suspects Arrested

Police are closing in on more suspects believed to have played part in the terror attack at 14...

Kenya: Hotel Lost 4 Employees in Terror Attack, to Remain Closed

Photo: Capital FM Hotel General Manager Michael Metaxas addressing journalists at Villa Rosa Kempinski. By Jeremiah WakayaNairobi —...

Kenya: Man Who Was Manning CCTVs Among 21 People Killed in Terror Attack

By Njoki KihiuNairobi — A man who was manning CCTV cameras at the dusitD2 complex is among 21...

Kenya: How a Hurriedly Created Whatsapp Group Saved Many Lives During Riverside Attack

By Boniface NyagaOn the fateful day of the 14 Riverside Drive attack, I was on my laptop when...

Kenya: Ignore Rumours, We Had No Intelligence On Dusit Terror Attack, Us Govt Says

By Patrick Lang'atThe United States has dismissed claims it had prior knowledge of the 14 Riverside Drive attack,...

Kenya: Friends, Family Mourn Young Bubbly Woman Killed in Riverside Terror Attack

By Sylvania AmbaniA quick inspection on Tish Mutindi (a victim of the Tuesday Terror attack at Dusit D2...

Kenya: Ringside View – in Memory of ‘Odu Cobra’ and All Victims of Riverside Drive Terror Attack

column By Steve OmondiMy good friend and colleague Japheth Mutinda, who edits this column, is one of the...

Kenya: Families Identify Kin After Dusit Attack

By James KahongehFamilies of the DusitD2 Hotel terror victims bore the agony of mixed-up details amid delayed and...

Kenya: This Is Why ‘Churchill Show’ Won’t Be Aired This Week

By Nyaboga KiagePopular comedy TV show, Churchill Show, has postponed its first live recording of 2019 due to...

Kenya: Man Buys Own Coffin, Says He’s ‘Tired’ of Living With Troublesome Wife

By Vivere NandiemoMigori town residents were on Thursday treated to drama when a man bought his own coffin...

Kenya: Why Photographs of Dead in Nairobi Terror Attack Failed Journalism – and Dishonoured Victims

Photo: Nation Media Group Scene from the attack on a luxury hotel and office complex in Nairobi. analysis...

Kenya: Property Rules That Ensure Continuity Without Conflict

By Brian OkindaAs one makes headway in life, it follows that they embark on establishing themselves through acquiring...

Kenya: Heroic Acts That Brightened Dark Day Amid Dusit Attack

By Hilary Kimuyu, Brian WasunaWhen evil deeds like terror strike fear in the hearts of many, there always...

Kenya: Over 100,000 Kitui Farmers to Benefit From New Livestock Breed

By Kitavi MutuaMore than 100,000 households in Kitui County will benefit from a genetically engineered livestock improvement and...

Kenya: Australian Man On First Trip to Kenya to Meet Girlfriend Among Attack Victims

By Angela OketchHe landed in Kenya from Australia on Sunday morning, checked in at DusitD2 complex in the...

Kenya: Students Stranded After Ban On Use of Canoes in Tana Delta

By Stephen OduorMore than 500 students are stranded in various villages following the recent ban on the use...

Kenya Red Cross Says 19 Still Unaccounted for After Dusit Attack

By Evelyne MusambiNineteen people are still unaccounted for more than 24 hours after Kenyan forces ended Dusit siege...