Kenya News


Sunday, 04-26-15, 15:20Ruto Dismisses Raila's Call for Fresh Polls[Capital FM] Nairobi -Deputy President William Ruto has dismissed calls by CORD leader Raila Odinga for a fresh election as misguided. read more...
Sunday, 04-26-15, 8:22Ruto Warns Against Tribal Politics[Capital FM] Marsabit -Deputy President William Ruto has asked Kenyans to shun tribalism and embrace respect and tolerance in order to realize peace and national cohesion. read more...
Saturday, 04-25-15, 17:21Two Teachers Abducted a Day After Area Chief Was Killed[The Star] Two teachers in Mandera were Friday evening kidnapped by suspected al Shabaab militia from Mandera county. read more...
Saturday, 04-25-15, 15:51No Need for Travel Advisories for Kenya - WTO Chief[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya is a good destination for tourists and the international community should give the country unconditional support a top world tourism official has said. read more...
Saturday, 04-25-15, 4:26Anti-Corruption Officials Suspended[RFI] Kenya's top anti-corruption officials have been suspended after a standoff with Parliament. MPs voted to sanction the chairman and deputy chairwoman of Kenya's Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) after they released a report accusing 175 politicians and high-ranking officials of taking kickbacks. President Uhuru Kenyatta suspended them on Thursday. read more...
Friday, 04-24-15, 17:03Kenya's Wildlife Officials to Seek Strategic Partnerships On China Visit[Focac] Nairobi -A high powered delegation of Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) will visit China from April 21 to 30 to explore strategic partnership in diverse fields like wildlife protection, tourism and infrastructure development. read more...
Friday, 04-24-15, 9:51Raila Cautions Over Lukewarm Support for Referendum[Capital FM] Nairobi -CORD Leader Raila Odinga has cautioned Members of County Assemblies allied to the coalition of dire consequences if they reject the Okoa Kenya Referendum Bill when it comes before their respective assemblies. read more...
Friday, 04-24-15, 9:00Is Govt's Security Policy the Real Enemy Within?[UNIRIN] Nairobi -Instead of threatening to eject 350,000 Somali refugees or building a wall along an entire border, experts and observers are urging Kenya to tackle the real enemies within: poor governance and stalled police reforms. read more...
Thursday, 04-23-15, 9:55Environmental Activist Wins Major Prize[IPS] New York -On Earth Day, Apr. 22, Kenyan activist Phyllis Omido takes the stage in Washington DC to receive the Goldman Environmental Prize for her efforts to defend her community from lead poisoning and force the closure of a lead smelting plant that was emitting fumes and spewing untreated acid wastewater into streams, poisoning the neighbourhood - including her own baby. read more...
Thursday, 04-23-15, 6:51U.S. Freezes Assets of Two Shabaab Leaders[The Star] The United States government has frozen the assets of two senior al Shabaab leaders implicated in the April 2 Garissa University College attack in which 148 people were killed. read more...


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