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.

Africa

Leave No Girl Behind helps young African mothers access education

The Leave No Girl Behind campaign, launched by Human Rights Watch, aims to help many pregnant girls and teenage mothers prevented from returning to school.

Kenya

Kenya hosts first-ever TEDx event at refugee camp

Refugees share stories of resilience and creativity at a rare web-streaming event in Kakuma camp in northwest Kenya.

Africa

Kenya launches scheme to export crude oil

In an unprecedented bid to capiltalise on the country's reserves, the first convoy of trucks set off from the northwestern Turkana region to the coast.

Africa

Kenyans protest over $90m missing from National Youth Service

Dozens linked to government agency set up to help young people are under investigation.

Kenya

Kenya: Dozens charged over alleged $80m graft

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta pledges crackdown on any individuals 'caught up in the web of corruption'.

Kenya: 40 officials, 14 others charged over alleged $80m graft

Africa

Kenya's Ogiek celebrate anniversary of landmark rights ruling

Hundreds gather in Njoro to mark ruling that recognised the Ogiek peoples' rights to land, religion and culture.

Africa

Kenya flooding crisis: Cholera spreads through refugee camp

Medical personnel struggle to contain the outbreak in a complex with 235 thousand refugees, poor sanitation and no sign of the rain ending.

Africa

Kenya dam collapse: Missing people accounted for

Officials say all 40 persons reported missing from the deadly Solai dam incident have been accounted for.

Africa

Kenya floods: Search for survivors continues

Fears abound that the number of people killed is much higher than estimates because many bodies are yet to be recovered from the debris.

Floods

Kenya will investigate dam disaster that killed at least 50

As the search for survivors of a flood caused by a burst dam in Kenya's Rift Valley continues, the public prosecutor is launching an investigation into the disaster that has left at least 50 dead and hundreds homeless.

REWIND

Mo and Me: African Image-maker Extraordinaire

Rewind looks back at the life of Mohamed Amin, photographer and cameraman who helped inspire Live Aid.

Kenya

Search for survivors after deadly Kenya dam collapse

Kenya's public prosecutor orders investigation after a commercial dam burst killed 50 people in Rift Valley.

Search for survivors after deadly Kenya dam collapse