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Kenya gets $380m from Global Fund for HIV/AIDS, others
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 20:33:55 +0100
Kenya on Friday said  the country has secured $380m from Global Fund to fight HIV/AIDs, malaria and tuberculosis, which are the leading causes of death in the East African nation. Cabinet Secretary for National Treasury, Henry Rotich, lauded the new...
© The Punch
Damning allegations over Kenya's election unrest emerge
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:59:00 +0100
Kenya's opposition leader was targeted in a virulent online campaign during the recent election turmoil, a privacy watchdog said.
© Cape Times
Kenya seeks to end use of biomass fuel
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 17:13:10 +0100
Kenya’s Energy Regulator said it has embarked on initiatives aimed at reducing biomass fuel use in the country, the Energy Regulatory Commission said on Thursday. The commission’s acting Director for Petroleum, Mr Edward Kinyua, said plans were underway...
© The Punch
Kenyan police accused of assaulting, raping women during election
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:28:08 +0100
NAIROBI – Several dozen women in Kenya said police officers attacked them during this year’s election season and some said they were raped by men in uniform, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Thursday. More than 70 people were killed in an election...
© New York Post
40 killed in 24 hours on Kenya’s deadly roads
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 09:34:00 +0100
Kenya’s transport authority is defending itself against attacks of incompetency after the death of 40 people in road accidents within the last day.
© Cape Times
Kenya opposition postpones 'swearing-in' of alternative president
Mon, 11 Dec 2017 09:03:00 +0100
Kenya's opposition said it had postponed plans to swear in its leader Raila Odinga as an alternative president, easing political tensions.
© Cape Times
Kenyans Kiplagat and Kirui will defend Boston Marathon titles next April
Thu, 07 Dec 2017 14:40:00 +0100
After making her Boston debut earlier this year, organisers announced that Kiplagat will make her return in April next year.
© Cape Times
US urges Kenya's Odinga to call off alternative inauguration
Wed, 06 Dec 2017 09:13:00 +0100
The US has asked Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga to call off his planned swearing-in ceremony next week, said reports.
© Cape Times
Kenya gives Paarwater the sack after five years at the helm
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 16:42:00 +0100
The Kenya Rugby Union gave no reason why they fired their South African coach after five years in charge of the Simbas.
© Cape Times
Kenya give Paarwater the sack after five years at the helm
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 16:42:00 +0100
The Kenya Rugby Union gave no reason why they fired their South African coach after five years in charge of the Simbas.
© Cape Times
Nigerian workers to picket Kenya Airways
Mon, 04 Dec 2017 15:38:51 +0100
The National Union of Air Transport Employees is to picket Kenya Airways from December 5 over poor treatment of Nigerians employed by the airline. The General Secretary of NUATE, Mr Olayinka Abioye, in Lagos on Monday explained that the picketing would...
© The Punch
Blitzboks find form to thrash Kenya at Dubai Sevens
Fri, 01 Dec 2017 12:17:00 +0100
The Blitzboks produced a sensational display of attacking rugby to down Kenya in their second game of pool play at the Dubai Sevens on Friday.
© Cape Times
Al-Shabaab attack leaves 2 Kenyan police officers dead
Wed, 29 Nov 2017 09:22:00 +0100
Kenyan security forces are in pursuit of al-Shabaab militants after an attack, which left police officers dead and others injured or feared kidnapped.
© Cape Times
Clashes continue as Kenyan president sworn in
Wed, 29 Nov 2017 02:57:00 +0100
NAIROBI, Kenya - President Uhuru Kenyatta vowed at his inauguration Tuesday to unite Kenyans after months of election turmoil, but violence flared anew as police shot dead at least three people, including a child, when opposition supporters tried to hold...
© Houston Chronicle
As Kenyatta is Inaugurated, Kenyans Are Feeling Economic Pain
Tue, 28 Nov 2017 19:20:42 +0100
Kenya’s protracted presidential election badly hit the economy, affecting people across the social spectrum.
© The New York Times

Most read news about Kenya:

Militants kill 59, take hostages in Kenya mall
Sun, 22 Sep 2013 16:10:32 +0200
Gunmen stormed a popular, upscale shopping mall in Nairobi on Saturday afternoon, lobbing grenades and firing weapons in an attack that left at least 59 people dead and 175 injured, Kenyan officials said. Foreigners were among the casualties. French President...
© Japan Times
Highlights from Obama’s Speech in Kenya
Sat, 25 Jul 2015 17:11:13 +0200
Barack Obama spoke in Kenya on his first presidential visit to the land of his father.
© The New York Times
TV anchor accidentally claims Obama was born in Kenya
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 22:30:29 +0200
A well-known news anchor suffered an epic slip-up this week when she said that President Obama was born in Kenya - a claim that has been thoroughly debunked since it first appeared during Obama's original run for office in 2008.
© NY Daily News
TV anchor accidentally claims Obama was born in Kenya
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 22:30:29 +0200
A well-known news anchor suffered an epic slip-up this week when she said that President Obama was born in Kenya - a claim that has been thoroughly debunked since it first appeared during Obama's original run for office in 2008.
© NY Daily News
Kenyan millionaires surge
Fri, 17 Jul 2015 17:10:26 +0200
The number of US-dollar millionaires in Kenya will grow at double the global rate over the next decade as the economy expands.
© Cape Times
Britain eases travel restrictions on Kenya
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:15:37 +0200
The British government on Monday relaxed its travel advisory against Kenya in the latest move that will encourage more visitors to the east African nation. A brief statement from the British embassy in Nairobi said the government has removed its advice...
© The Punch
Britain eases travel restrictions on Kenya
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:15:37 +0200
The British government on Monday relaxed its travel advisory against Kenya in the latest move that will encourage more visitors to the east African nation. A brief statement from the British embassy in Nairobi said the government has removed its advice...
© The Punch
Whom should ‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’ drop: Porsha or Kenya?
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:53:40 +0200
On Sunday’s “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” reunion, Andy Cohen essentially placed a pot of water over a flame — and expected it not to boil. Porsha Williams, the show’s...
© New York Post
Kenya inagurates its embassy in Ankara
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 +0200
Kenya inaugurated its embassy in the Turkish capital Ankara on April 9.
© Hurriyet Daily News
Graft linked to Kenya terrorism - experts
Thu, 29 May 2014 15:13:25 +0200
Corrupt police and government employees are weakening Kenya’s ability to prevent a new rash of terror, say officials and analysts.
© Cape Times
Graft linked to Kenya terrorism - experts
Thu, 29 May 2014 15:13:25 +0200
Corrupt police and government employees are weakening Kenya’s ability to prevent a new rash of terror, say officials and analysts.
© Cape Times
Twin blasts kill 10, wound more than 70 in Kenyan capital
Sat, 17 May 2014 09:28:56 +0200
Ten people were killed and over 70 wounded Friday in two bomb attacks at a busy market in Nairobi, the latest in a wave of unrest blamed on Kenya’s Islamist militants. The twin bombings came as hundreds of British tourists were being evacuated from...
© Japan Times
Twin blasts kill 10, wound 70 in Kenyan capital
Fri, 16 May 2014 16:39:52 +0200
NAIROBI - At least ten people were killed on Friday in two explosions that left 70 others wounded in the Kenyan capital Nairobi, the country's National Disaster Operations Center (NDOC) said. There was no immediate claim of responsibility. In the past...
© The Jerusalem Post
Attacks Said to Kill 22 in Two Villages on Kenya’s Coast
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 11:02:28 +0200
Twenty-two people were killed in overnight attacks by gunmen in two counties on the Kenyan coast, where al-Qaida-linked militants last month claimed responsibility for killing 65 people, the Kenya Red Cross said Sunday.
© The New York Times
Attacks Said to Kill 22 in Two Villages on Kenya’s Coast
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 11:02:28 +0200
Twenty-two people were killed in overnight attacks by gunmen in two counties on the Kenyan coast, where al-Qaida-linked militants last month claimed responsibility for killing 65 people, the Kenya Red Cross said Sunday.
© The New York Times
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