Tag: kenya

Kenya: U.S. Army Says Al-Shabaab Report On Manda Bay Attack Exaggerated

Al Shabaab's report on the Sunday attack at Manda Bay Airfield in Lamu County was exaggerated, the US...

Kenya: Govt Keen On Evaluating Kenya’s Debt Porfolio-Yatani

Nairobi — The government is now keen to review its debt portfolio and instead prioritize seeking favorable options...

Kenya: Akumu Officially Announced At Kaizer Chiefs

South African top-tier side Kaizer Chiefs have announced the signing of Kenyan international Anthony Akumu. The player has...

Kenya: Seven Gang Members Suspected to Have Robbed Man of Sh900,000 Arrested

Detectives drawn from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) on Tuesday arrested seven members of a notorious gang...

Kenya: Northern Region Stares At Education Crisis As Teachers Flee

The Northern region is on the cusp of yet another education crisis as teachers begin fleeing amid fears...

Kenya: Traditional Crops Puff Hopes for Climate Resilience in Kenya

Embu, Kenya — Can growing more climate-hardly crops - and finding ways to process them into popular products...

Kenya: Siaya Police Hunt for Bishop’s Kidnappers

Police in Siaya are investigating alleged kidnapping of a local church bishop last Saturday. Siaya County Police Commander...

Kenya: School in Nairobi’s Mukuru Slums Closed After Heavy Floods

A school in Nairobi's Mukuru slums has been shut down following flooding which has affected five other schools....

Kenya: Home Player Korir Wins Year Opener in Nakuru

Nakuru Golf Club captain Hillary Korir started the year well after firing an impressive round of four over...

Kenya: Ngugi – Our Foreign Policy Lacks Values of Democracy and Justice – That Is Why We Support Dictators

Kenyan Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary, Monica Juma, is articulate, scholarly and dignified. Her character and demeanour project a...

Kenya’s Tourism Earnings Grow to $1.6b As 2019 Arrivals Stay Above 2m

Kenya's tourism earnings grew by 3.9 percent to Ksh163.6 billion ($1.6 billion) as arrivals defied terror threats and...

Uganda: Kenya Warns Uganda On Excise Duty Removal

Kenya has said it will retaliate on Excise Duty Uganda slapped on pharmaceutical, beer and spirits imports. Kenya's...

Kenya: New Cutting-Edge Technologies to Redefine Farming in This Decade

Agriculture remained the country's biggest employer last year, absorbing more than half of the working population and contributing...

Kenya: Gideon Moi Quizzed By Detectives Over KPA Tender Scam

The chickens have come home to roost for some of the biggest families in the country after what...

Kenya Plans Iran Tea Mission as U.S. Row Rages

Kenya will next month send its third tea trade mission to Iran in the last four years as...

Kenya Identifies Man Who Reportedly Led Al-Shabaab Attack

Police in Kenya has made public the name of the man who allegedly led yesterday's A-Shabaab attack on...

Kenya: Looming Health Crisis As Pupils Share One Toilet

More than 300 pupils of Kikunuani Primary in Kathiani, Machakos are staring at a health crisis following the...

Kenyan Passport Ranked Among 10 Most Powerful in Africa

The Kenyan passport is the eighth most powerful in Africa, according to a new research that shows the...

Kenya: KTN Journalist Surprises His Fiancée With Marriage Proposal

From two suicide attempts to finding love again, Coast-based journalist Tobias Chanji is off the market. Chanji, who...

Kenya: Govt – Miguna Is a Threat to Kenyan Interests

The government has blamed controversial lawyer Miguna Miguna's "unruly" behavior for his troubles following protracted denial of travel...

Kenya: Media Council Introduces Smart Press Cards As Tougher Accreditation Rules Kick in

The Media Council of Kenya (MCK) has introduced a set of new regulations to guide the accreditation of...

Kenya: Man in Court Accused of Kidnapping Sisters for Sh200k Ransom

A man alleged to have kidnapped two sisters with the intention of obtaining a Sh200,000 ransom from their...

Kenya: Revealed – Identity of Militants’ Ringleader Who Attacked Dadaab Primary School

Police have revealed the identity of the ringleader of a terror attack at a primary school in Dadaab...

Kenya: Tweeting ‘General’ – Miguna’s Two Years of Activism

For two years since he was deported from Kenya, firebrand lawyer and politician Miguna Miguna has become a...

Kenya: School Closed After Shabaab Attack in Dadaab

Officials have closed a school in Dabaab after Al-Shabaab militants launched an attack early Tuesday. Garissa County commissioner...

Kenya: Police in Meru Seize 23 Tons of Suspected Contraband Milk

Police have confiscated 23.1 tonnes of milk from a depot in Makutano, Meru County which is suspected to...

Kenya: Three Arrested Over Attempt to Enter UK Army Base in Kenya

Kenyan police are holding three people who were arrested on Sunday after they attempted to break into a...

Kenya: Sonko Nominates Anne Kananu As Deputy Governor

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko on Monday nominated Anne Kananu Mwenda as Deputy Governor. Mr Sonko nominated Ms Mwenda...

Kenya: Travellers Shun Buses After Al-Shabaab Raid in Lamu

The terror attack by suspected Al-Shabaab militants on passenger buses at Nyongoro on the Lamu-Garsen Road has shattered...

Kenya: U.S. Firms Put Over 10 Million Kenyan Artefacts Online

Over 10 million of Kenya's archaeological and paleontological collections will be available to all online after three American...

Kenya: Wazito FC Set to Sign Togolese Defender

Struggling Kenyan Premier League side Wazito FC are set to sign Togolese center-back Esuf Bourhana, a reliable source...

Kenya: Kosgei Hopes to End Successful Year On a High in Brazil

Women's world marathon record holder Brigid Kosgei is set to clash with her compatriot Pauline Kaveke at the...

Kenya: Nyamira Man Electrocuted While Making Illegal Power Connection

A man was on Monday electrocuted as he tried to make an illegal power connection in Nyaigenda village...

Kenya: Food – Back in Time At the Kempinski

It is hard to miss the Villa Rosa Kempinski, a tuscan styled edifice with its fairy tale pink...

Kenya: Cabbages Rotting Due to Bad Roads

It's a 30-minutes walk from the main road to Kapsita Farm in Elburgon, Nakuru County. The dark clouds...

East Africa: 8 Kenyan Fishermen Rescued in Indian Ocean After 18 Days – Video

Police have rescued eight fishermen who miraculously survived 18 days in the Indian Ocean along the Kenyan coast....

Kenya: As Some Rush for Christmas Festivities, Most Are Saving for January Obligations

By JEMIMAH MUENI, NAIROBI, Kenya Dec 24 - There were mixed reactions from Kenyans on their 2019 Christmas...

Kenya: Passengers Stranded As Chania Genesis Buses Impounded

More than 180 passengers were Monday night stranded at Makindu and Emali police stations after police officers impounded...

Kenya: Uncertainty Over GMO Ban As Cabinet Okays Bt Cotton

The Cabinet has approved the growing of Genetically Modified cotton in the country even as confusion reigns over...

Kenya: 15 Road Construction Companies Blacklisted Over Shoddy Jobs

The government has blacklisted 15 road constructing firms, Transport Cabinet Secretary James Macharia said Saturday. The CS said...