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British Company Copyrights Kenya’s National Anthem

Disturbing details have emerged indicating that the Kenyan National Anthem is copyrighted by a British music production…

Kenya Offers to Train Congo’s Civil Servants

enya’s president Uhuru Kenyatta has reiterated his government’s support to president Felix Tshisekedi of the Democratic…

Stroke of a Pen Upsets Kenyan Deputy’s Presidential Ambitions

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta gave his security chief responsibility for enacting far-reaching development plans, limiting the…

Explosions and Gunfire Heard in Kenyan Capital Nairobi

Two explosions and gunfire were heard at an upscale hotel complex in Nairobi, Kenya‘s capital, on Tuesday…

Nollywood Director Kunle Afolayan Developing Movie For Kenyan’s Ngugi wa Thiong’o’s “Matigari” Novel

“Matigari”, a novel written Kenya’s own Ngugi wa Thiong’o is being adapted into a film by Nollywood…

University of Nairobi ranked top in research publications

The University of Nairobi (UoN) has emerged as Kenya’s higher learning institution that has heavily invested…

Kenya to Convene Third Round of South Sudan Peace Negotiations

Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta will convene the third session of face-to-face meetings between South Sudan President…

South Africa lifts 10-year ban on Kenya’s avocado

South Africa has re-opened its market to Kenya’s avocado exports, ending more than 10 years of…

The world’s first mobile-only government bond in Kenya is popular, but missed its target

When Kenya launched M-Akiba, a mobile-only government bond, last year, the goal was to offer ordinary citizens…

President Kenyatta travels to Ethiopia for South Sudan peace talks

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has travelled to Ethiopia to join in the talks between South Sudan…

Kenya shelves plan to import high capacity buses from South Africa

Kenya has reversed its decision to import 30 high capacity buses from South Africa at a…

Odinga-Uhuru handshake has killed Kenya opposition – Miguna declares

Embattled Kenyan lawyer and opposition figure Miguna Miguna has averred that a peace handshake by President…

Kenyan Paypal Users Can Now Move Funds Easily to M-Pesa Accounts

PayPal users can now seamlessly move money to their MPesa accounts following an integration that will…

“I Didn’t Think Kenya Would Be More Corrupt Than Nigeria” – Dangote

Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote has faulted Kenya’s leadership for their greed and persistent failure to…

Outrage in Kenya as police officer caught on video brutalizing civilian

Police in Kenya are investigating an incident of a man in police uniform who was caught…

Kenyan policeman jailed 15 years for killing suspected phone thief

A Kenyan court sentenced a policeman to 15 years in prison on Thursday, after he was…

Kenya’s Odinga says ‘reconciliation handshake’ has been violated by gov’t officials

Kenya’s opposition leader has said the attack on the judiciary by the interior cabinet secretary, Fred…

Facebook: African Countries Have No Data Privacy Laws To Protect Citizens

More than half of Africa’s 54 countries have no data protection or privacy laws, according to…