Kenya

Roadside bomb kills five soldiers in Kenya's Lamu

Blast destroys army vehicle in the coastal Lamu county, 100km from Somali border, leaving ten others wounded.

Kenya: Roadside bomb kills five soldiers in Lamu county

Africa

Kenya corruption: Officials arrested over $3b railway

17 Senior Kenyan government officials, business people were arrested Saturday on suspicion of corruption over the building of a $3.2bn Chinese-funded railway line.

Kenya

Kenya: Corruption allegations over $3.2bn rail project

Officials, business people and companies charged with misdealing during China-funded flagship railway's construction.

Kenya: Officials accused of corruption in flagship rail project

Kenya

20 years after al-Qaeda attack, Kenyans still bear scars

Around the world, people are marking the 20th anniversary of simultaneous US embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania.

Kenya

'We are not wildlife': Kibera residents slam poverty tourism

Tourism in Nairobi slum is rising but many residents are angry at becoming an attraction for wealthy foreign visitors.

'We are not wildlife': Kibera residents slam poverty tourism

Kenya

Kenya slum demolitions leave thousands homeless

Residents and activists say the government has gone back on promises to offer compensation and delay school demolitions.

Kenya: Kibera demolitions leave thousands homeless

Environment

Probe launched as one more black rhino dies after Kenya transfer

Police detectives are given one week to determine what caused the deaths of nine critically endangered black rhinos.

Probe launched as one more black rhino dies after Kenya transfer

Africa

Eight rhinos die in Kenya after relocation

Poaching forced the risky relocation of the rhinos, but it appears that high levels of salt in the water of their new home poisoned the endangered animals.

Africa

Kenya burst dam: Dam owner charged with manslaughter

The owner and a director of a dam that collapsed in Kenya, killing 47 people, have been charged.

Kenya

Kenyan county governor arrested on corruption charges

Busia county Governor Sospeter Ojaamong has fiercely defended his conduct, calling charges a political a 'witch-hunt'.

Kenya: Busia county governor arrested on corruption charges

Weather

Thousands of Kenyans still displaced two months after floods

Even in areas no longer submerged, fear of waterborne diseases and more flooding during the upcoming short rains are keeping thousands of displaced Kenyans in crowded camps.

Africa

Maize corruption scandal angers Kenya farmers

Kenya farmers accuse government officials of buying millions of dollars worth of crops from Uganda and Mexico, leaving domestic producers unable to sell their harvest.

Africa

Mohamed Amin: The Kenyan who moved the world

The photographer and cameraman captured some of Africa's defining moments and helped inspire Live Aid.

Africa

Kenya's largest open-air market gutted, 15 killed

Search and rescue efforts on as at least 15 killed and 70 others injured after fire devoured the Nairobi market.

Africa

Kenyan medic loses appeal to block deployment of Cuban doctors

Kenyan union complains of unemployment crisis as about 100 doctors from Cuba deployed across the country.