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February 3, 2023, 1:57 PM

Former Kenyan policeman sentenced to death for murder

A Kenyan former policeman has been sentenced to death for the murder of a human rights lawyer, his client and a taxi driver
February 3, 2023, 1:57 PM
2 months ago

Suspected extremists attack police in northern Kenya; 3 dead

Kenyan police have announced that three people, including two police officers, were killed Wednesday morning in an attack by al-Shabab extremists in northern Kenya
2 months ago
Suspected extremists attack police in northern Kenya; 3 dead
2 months ago

Germany to help Kenya hit 100% renewables, export hydrogen

The German government says it will provide Kenya with 112 million euros to help the East African nation close the gap to 100% renewable energy and produce hydrogen
2 months ago
Germany to help Kenya hit 100% renewables, export hydrogen
3 months ago

2 killed in second Kenya building collapse this week

Three other people have been rescued alive.
3 months ago
2 killed in second Kenya building collapse this week
3 months ago

Building collapses in Kenya's capital, killing three people

Authorities in Kenya say that at least three people died when a building collapsed in the capital city, Nairobi
3 months ago
Building collapses in Kenya's capital, killing three people
3 months ago

Kenya sends 1st batch of troops to rebel-hit eastern Congo

Kenyan troops deployed under the banner of a regional bloc have arrived in troubled eastern Congo
3 months ago
3 years ago

Digital IDs that civil rights groups say bar minorities are lawful in this country

A Kenyan court has ruled that the government may forge ahead with plans to assign everyone a unique ID number, but it must be done under comprehensive regulations.
3 years ago
Digital IDs that civil rights groups say bar minorities are lawful in this country
3 years ago

1 US service member, 2 DOD contractors killed in terror attack on US base in Kenya

A U.S. soldier and 2 DOD contractors killed in a terror attack on a U.S. base in Kenya, according to U.S. Africa Command. Two DOD employees were wounded.
3 years ago
1 US service member, 2 DOD contractors killed in terror attack on US base in Kenya
4 years ago

Helicopter crash in Kenya kills 4 Americans, police say

Four Americans were killed Sunday night when their helicopter crashed on a remote island in northern Kenya, authorities said.
4 years ago
Helicopter crash in Kenya kills 4 Americans, police say
4 years ago

Helicopter crash kills 4 Americans, police say

The helicopter went down at Central Island National Park, which sits on a small volcanic island in the middle of Lake Turkana, according to a statement from Kenya's National Police Service.
4 years ago
Helicopter crash kills 4 Americans, police say
4 years ago

American among 14 killed at Kenya hotel

The terror group Al-Shabab, which has ties to al-Qaeda, claimed responsibility for the attack at the upscale Dusit Hotel in Nairobi.
4 years ago
American among 14 killed at Kenya hotel
5 years ago

Protesters on the streets ahead of election result

Opposition supporters in the Nairobi neighborhood of Kibera have been setting fire to piles of tires in an attempt to block roads on Friday.
5 years ago
Protesters on the streets ahead of election result