Tag Archives: Kenya

20 February 20

The death of a hero taxi rider exposes police killings in Kenya

Hundreds of motorcycle taxi drivers gathered in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, on Wednesday in honour of one of their colleagues and to protest his death. Fellow taxi rider Daniel Mburu was shot dead on Tuesday at the age of 24
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20 February 20

Kenya: Report finds Chinese fish contains 427 times recommended amount of lead

An investigative report carried out by Kenyan news publication Daily Nation claims to have found fish imported from China containing 427 times the recommended amount of lead.

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14 February 20

Kenya: Thousands gather for Daniel arap Moi funeral

Around 30,000 people filled the Nyayo National Stadium on Tuesday in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi for the funeral of former president Daniel arap Moi, who dies last week.

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05 February 20

Kenya: 9 cleared of dam collapse manslaughter charges

A court in Kenya has cleared nine people charged with causing the deaths of almost 50 people during the collapse of a dam in 2018.

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05 February 20

Kenya: At least 14 children killed in primary school stampede

At least 14 school children were killed on Monday during a stampede at a primary school in Kenya.

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05 February 20

Kenya: Former President Daniel arap Moi dies aged 95

Kenya’s former president Daniel arap Moi has died at the age of 95.

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28 January 20

Kenya: Student with ‘coronavirus symptoms’ quarantined

A student from China has been quarantined in Kenya after developing symptoms consistent with the coronavirus.

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11 January 20

Kenya: swarm of desert locusts worst in decades

Kenya is facing an “unprecedented threat” from its worst swarm of desert locusts in decades, authorities in the country say.

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07 January 20

Kenya: 4 children shot dead by al-Shabaab attackers

Four young children were shot dead by al-Shabaab gunmen on Tuesday, Kenyan authorities have announced.

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05 December 19

Kenya vows to remain in AU Mission in Somalia

Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta has said his country’s forces will remain part of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM).

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