Opinion

What can Kenya expect from Kenyatta's second term?

Following Kenyatta's inauguration, Kenya has entered the most challenging five years of its democratic history.

Nanjala Nyabola

by Nanjala Nyabola

Nanjala Nyabola

Africa

Kenyatta sworn in, vows to unite Kenya after divisive poll

Uhuru Kenyatta hopes to end the political disputes in Kenya that have exacerbated an economic slowdown caused by a drought.

Africa

Kenyatta sworn in as president of Kenya

President Kenyatta sworn in for a second and final five-year term, after months of unrest that rocked the nation.

Kenyatta sworn in as president of Kenya

Africa

Kenya's economy slows amid political uncertainty

Kenya’s prolonged election period is slowing down the economy, which has lost about $1bn after the first presidential election was annulled.

Africa

IDPs who fled al-Shabab in southern Kenya fear returning home

Kenya says al-Shabab has been cleared out of the Boni Forest, but IDPs say it still isn't safe for them to return.

Podcast

Finding inspiration in Kibera, Kenya's biggest slum

Against tremendous odds, Kibera's residents are determined to change their lives for the better.

Finding inspiration in Kibera, Kenya's biggest slum

Kenya

Kenya court upholds Kenyatta victory in rerun vote

Kenya's Supreme Court has upheld President Uhuru Kenyatta's victory in a rerun vote that was held in October.

Supreme Court upholds Uhuru Kenyatta's victory

Kenya

Kenya's Supreme Court to decide over Kenyatta's re-election

Kenya's Supreme Court is expected to decide on Monday if President-elect Uhuru Kenyatta will be sworn in for his second term or if new elections will be held.

Kenya

Kenya: Five killed as Odinga return marred by violence

Rights group denounces the use of live ammunition against opposition supporters, but police deny firing live bullets.

Kenya: Five killed as Odinga return marred by violence

Africa

Kenya recycling activists turn ocean plastics into dhow

A 60-foot dhow made entirely out of recycled ocean plastics and flip-flops is being built on Kenya's coast.

Opinion

Why is Tanzania so quiet?

Amid turmoil in East Africa, Tanzania has kept it cool. So is Tanzanian President John Magufuli doing a good job?

Elsie Eyakuze

by Elsie Eyakuze

Elsie Eyakuze

Africa

Scrabble players unite in Kenya for championships

Players from more than 30 countries are competing in an international competition for one of the world’s most popular board games.

Talk to Al Jazeera

William Ruto and Raila Odinga on Kenya's election

Political foes Ruto and Odinga give their perspectives on last week's rerun of Kenya's presidential election.

Politics

Kenya election: Without dialogue 'we will all perish'

At least 50 people have been killed in political violence in Kenya since August's annulled poll.

Kenya election: Without dialogue 'we will all perish'

Politics

Kenya faces further poll challenges as divisions remain

President Uhuru Kenyatta, winner of the elections with 98 percent of the vote, says he expects victory to be challenged.

Kenya faces further poll challenges as divisions remain