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16:30, 29 April 2017 Saturday
18:39, 20 April 2017 Thursday

Kenya leader warns against violence as poll fever hits

Kenya is already gripped by election fever and primaries to choose candidates for local government and parliament have seen violence and dramatic last-minute floor-crossings.

14:19, 19 September 2015 Saturday

EU helps fund Kenyan refugee programs

A 1.8 billion euro trust fund to be established in Kenya to address the refugee crisis and provide work opportunities for youth

11:34, 19 August 2015 Wednesday

ICC judges orders quot reconsideration quot in Kenyatta case

Prosecutors dropped charges of crimes against humanity against Kenyatta in December.

11:49, 07 February 2015 Saturday

Kenya legislator shot dead in the capital

A Kenyan lawmaker was shot dead in the capital early on Saturday morning

09:11, 25 January 2015 Sunday

Ruling coalition in Kenya moves to create a single party

The coalition said in a statement it would work on developing a roadmap "towards the ultimate merger into the new political outfit".

16:56, 20 January 2015 Tuesday

Kenya launches foreign and diaspora policies

Since independence in 1963, Kenya has never had a published foreign or diaspora policy

22:26, 09 January 2015 Friday

Slain ICC witness involved in witness tampering scheme

Kenyan authorities are currently investigating the killing of Yebei, who after his dismissal by prosecutors was summoned by Ruto's lawyers as a "crucial" defence witness

09:51, 07 January 2015 Wednesday

Kenya to probe death of defence witness in ICC trial

Ruto's lawyer Karim Khan said Yebei was a "critical witness to the defence" and had been referred to the ICC's victims and witness unit because of the risk "we believe he faced".

16:38, 31 December 2014 Wednesday

Kenyan president nominates new police chief

Kenyatta said his choice to be the next Inspector General of Police, Joseph Boinett, had "in-depth knowledge in strategic and security areas" and "30 years of experience".

09:45, 20 December 2014 Saturday

Kenya opposition to defy controversial security law

The Kenyan opposition has already described the bill – which will facilitate government wiretapping and allow terror suspects to be detained for up to a year without charge – as "draconian."

14:25, 19 December 2014 Friday

Kenyatta signs new security law

New anti-terrorism law allows for longer detention of suspects and penalties for media printing material that is "likely to cause fear or alarm".

10:38, 13 December 2014 Saturday

51 years since independence Kenya invokes terror threat

Kenyatta used the occasion to reflect on a string of terrorist attacks in the country that had left more than 300 people dead since last year

12:43, 06 December 2014 Saturday

Amnesty calls for justice for Kenya poll violence victims

Kenyatta had been accused of committing crimes against humanity after allegedly inciting the post-election violence, during which more than 1,000 people were killed.

16:00, 05 December 2014 Friday

ICC prosecutor drops charges against Kenyan president -UPDATED

The International Criminal Court's prosecutor has withdrawn charges of crimes against humanity directed at Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta

22:10, 26 November 2014 Wednesday

Stop blaming govt for insecurity Kenyan President

Kenyatta’s speech came one day after hundreds of people demonstrated outside his office in Nairobi to protest what they dubbed as the government’s failure to control growing insecurity in the country.

10:08, 01 October 2014 Wednesday

Kenya president ordered to appear before ICC judges

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta faces charges of having committed crimes against humanity amid the ethnic violence that erupted in Kenya following disputed poll results in December 2007.

11:27, 27 September 2014 Saturday

Kenyan president asks to 'absent self' from ICC meeting

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta faces charges of having committed crimes against humanity amid the ethnic violence that erupted in Kenya following disputed poll results in December 2007.

09:56, 11 September 2014 Thursday

Lamu County Governor Issa Timamy faced charges of murder, forcible transfer of population and terrorism in connection to a mid-June attack on the coastal town of Mpeketoni.

16:07, 05 September 2014 Friday

Hague prosecutors ask to halt Kenyan president's trial

The case against Kenyatta, who was accused of stoking a wave of lethal inter-ethnic violence after Kenya's 2007 presidential elections, had been postponed several times

10:02, 02 August 2014 Saturday

Kenya signs 478 million deal to build Lamu Port berths

This is part of the Lamu Port and South Sudan - Ethiopia Transport (LAPSSET) corridor project.

10:05, 01 August 2014 Friday

East African leaders discuss funding trade corridor

Kenya's President Kenyatta said they would discuss the funding issue with American investors on the sidelines of the US-African leaders summit next week.

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