Tag: Kenya

Kenya: Farmers in Northern Counties Face Threat of New Locust Swarms

The fight to contain swarms of desert locusts that continue to wreak havoc in several Northern Kenya counties might take longer following the ongoing...

Kenya: Another Judge Refuses to Lift Ban On Rafiki Film

The High Court in Mombasa has declined to lift a ban on Rafiki film, a locally-made film that is deemed controversial for featuring lesbian...

Kenya Should Take Note – Recognising Ethnic Identities Can Lead to...

Analysis – Kenyans are preparing to amend the country’s 2010 constitution, with a referendum tentatively scheduled for June 2021. The amendments focus on...

Kenya: Why Are Kenyans Trolling the IMF?

Analysis – Kenya’s economy is struggling, but many believe another loan will only benefit corrupt officials and leave ordinary citizens to pay off the...

Kenya: Third Wave – ‘Red Zone’ Safe but Fresh Cases Rise...

The third wave of Covid-19 is ripping through the nation despite positive news from the five ‘disease-infected’ counties. Hits: 0The post Kenya: Third Wave –...

Kenya: Mohamed Farmaajo in Shuttle Diplomacy, Warns Against Interference

President Mohamed Farmaajo of Somalia is seeking the support of the African Union in his last week’s decision to extend his term of office...

Kenya, Uganda Agree On Ceasefire in Trade War

Kenya and Uganda have reached an agreement to resolve the persistent trade dispute between them following a seven-day visit by officials from Nairobi to...

Kenya: Covid-19 – Kenyans Caught Up in Curfew Amid Slow Africa...

Police blocked roads after the East African nation imposed a nighttime curfew to help curb a third wave of coronavirus infections. Many were trapped...

Kenya: Curfew Roadblocks Illegal, Could Spread Covid-19, Say Experts

The overzealous enforcement of the night curfew on Saturday amounted to illegal detention and collective punishment that could have exposed thousands to Covid-19, legal...

Kenya: Eliud Kipchoge Wins ‘Beautiful’ NN Mission Marathon

It was a beautiful comeback for World Marathon Record holder Eliud Kipchoge who crusied to victory in the NN Mission Marathon in a special...

Kenya: African Scientists Protest Exclusion From Malaria Fund

African scientists have protested a global health funding imbalance following an announcement of a $30 million (about Sh3.2 billion) grant allocated to foreign research...

Kenya: Alarm as Dead Turtles Wash Up on Tana’s Kipini Beach

Dead turtles and dolphins are reportedly floating towards the shores of the Indian Ocean at the Kipini waters owing to the ongoing trawler fishing...

Kenya: Coming Soon – ‘The Real Housewives of Nairobi’

The Real Housewives franchise continues to expand globally, and it appears that the international reality franchise will be landing in Nairobi later this year. Hits:...

Kenya: Motorists Flouting Night Curfew in Nairobi Forced to Stay On...

Motorists caught up in the COVID-19 night curfew of 8pm to 4am in Nairbi were forced to stay on the road until after 11pm. Hits:...

Kenya: How Kenyatta Dumped Me After the 2017 Elections – Ruto

Deputy President William Ruto has, in the clearest indication yet, admitted that President Uhuru Kenyatta no longer takes his advice over running of government. Hits:...

Kenya: Sierra Leone Doctors Down Tools Over Female Member’s Assault

Sierra Leone medical doctors on Tuesday started an indefinite strike over the alleged assault on a female member by a government minister. Hits: 0The post...

Kenya: Counties Used Millions for Oxygen Plants, Delivered Air

Saturday, April 10 at 3pm. An oxygen plant at Nakuru Level Five Hospital breaks down. Panic ripples through the hospital as air stops flowing...

Africa: The Scramble for a Piece of Boran Beef – How...

To the doubting Thomas, who still questions the quality of our beef, this is for you: Kenya holds a special place among livestock breeders...

Kenya: Closing Camps Won’t Solve Kenya’s Refugee Problem

Opinion – Government Should Protect Refugees, Not Send People Back to Dangerous Conditions Hits: 0The post Kenya: Closing Camps Won’t Solve Kenya’s Refugee Problem first...

Kenya forecasts economy to grow by 7% in 2021

Kenya’s economy is expected to grow by 7.0 per cent in 2021 on account of the resumption of international trade and strategic investments...