Tag Archives: Kenya

30 January 18

Kenya: 4 killed in Nairobi blaze as fire trucks run out of water

At least four people have been killed and an estimated 6,000 left homeless in a fire in the Lang’ata neighbourhood of Nairobi on Sunday night.

22 January 18

Kenya: UK will stop sending aid to drought-hit areas in 2024

Britain is set to stop sending aid to drought-hit areas in Kenya by 2024, according to the UK’s new international development secretary.

18 January 18

Kenya: Odinga vows to inaugurate himself as the ‘people’s president’

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga has vowed to inaugurate himself as the “people’s president” by the end of January, unless there is dialogue between himself and President Uhuru Kenyatta.

03 January 18

Kenya: 5 policemen killed in suspected Al-Shabaab attack

Five Kenyan policemen have been killed in a suspected Al-Shabaab attack, a government official confirmed this week.

31 December 17

Rwanda, Kenya ban shisha smoking following Tanzania’s lead

Rwanda and Kenya have banned shisha smoking, becoming the second and third African countries respectively to put bans in place.

11 December 17

Kenya: Nasa postpones Raila Odinga swearing-in ceremony

Kenyan opposition group Nasa postponed a planned swearing-in ceremony for Raila Odinga on Sunday, after consulting with national and international bodies.

07 December 17

Kenya’s political crisis is deepening and there’s little hope for a speedy resolution

The past year has been incredibly challenging for Kenyan politics and there’s no end in sight for the country’s ongoing crisis. While the government is calling for unity and doing everything it can to play down the severity of tension
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04 December 17

Kenya: Opposition strategist arrested after warning government over election

Chief Strategist for Kenyan opposition party National Super Alliance (NASA), David Ndii, has been arrested after he fired a warning to the country’s government over its recent election fiasco.

08 November 17

Kenyan petitioners file court bid against Kenyatta victory

A Kenyan politician and two activists have launched petitions at the Supreme Court seeking the annulment of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s victory in last month’s election re-run.

30 October 17

Kenya: Kenyatta declared winner in disputed election repeat

President Uhuru Kenyatta has been declared the winner of Kenya’s highly disputed election repeat.


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