Coronavirus pandemic

Kenya extends coronavirus curfew, restricts alcohol sales

President Uhuru Kenyatta extends nationwide curfew, blaming 'reckless' behaviour for steep surge in infections.

Kenya extends coronavirus curfew, restricts alcohol sales

Africa

Malaria deaths surge in Africa amid fight against COVID-19

Why Malaria-related deaths in Africa could more than double this year.

AJ IMPACT

Remittances to Kenya hit hard by COVID-19

Coronavirus pandemic means fewer Africans in diaspora are sending money home. Al Jazeera looks at how Kenyans are affected.

Kenya

Kenya: Arrests at Nairobi protest against police brutality

Nearly 30 people taken into custody in Nairobi as they took to the streets to demand an end police brutality.

Kenya: Arrests at Nairobi protest against police brutality

Kenya

Phased reopening in Kenya after months-long coronavirus lockdown

President Uhuru Kenyatta says international flights to resume on August 1 and restrictions to be lifted in main cities.

Phased reopening in Kenya after months-long coronavirus lockdown

Kenya

Three people shot dead by Kenyan police at protest

Police fire at crowd of motorcycle taxi drivers protesting against arrest of colleague for flouting coronavirus laws.

Three people shot dead by Kenyan police at protest

Sudan

Sudan close to a deal with US over embassy bombings: Minister

Foreign minister says Khartoum will soon compensate victims of the al-Qaeda attacks in Kenya and Tanzania in 1998.

Sudan close to a deal with US over embassy bombings: Minister

Kenya

Kenya defeats Djibouti to win a seat at the UN Security Council

After both countries failed to gain enough support at first round, Kenya won the Africa spot with 129 votes against 69.

Kenya defeats Djibouti to win a seat at the UN Security Council

United Nations

Mexico, India, Ireland, Norway elected to UNSC; Africa seat open

Neither Kenya nor Djibouti gain required two-thirds majority for UN Security Council term; new round of voting needed.

Mexico, India, Ireland, Norway elected to UNSC; Africa seat open

Kenya

Police officer, two fighters killed in northern Kenya gun battle

A young boy was also injured in the attack that happened in Mandera county near the border with Somalia, police say.

Police officer, two fighters killed in northern Kenya gun battle

Africa

Kenya: Fans flee with pop star's body to mourn his death

Fans mourning Abenny Jachiga's death in his hometown blocked the lowering of his body into the ground.

Africa

Three Kenyan police held after dragging woman behind motorbike

Arrest of three officers comes after video posted online sparks further outrage over police violence in Kenya.

Three Kenyan police held after dragging woman behind motorbike

Africa

'Never again': Protesters march against Kenyan police brutality

Rally in Nairobi comes after watchdog said officers were involved in killing of 15 since coronavirus curfew in March.

'Never again': Protesters march against Kenyan police brutality

Africa

Kenyan police 'killed 15' since start of coronavirus curfew

Policing oversight body reportedly says 15 deaths, 31 injuries were linked to police actions during curfew enforcement.

Kenyan police 'killed 15' since start of coronavirus curfew

Podcast

Kenya, coronavirus and the global education gap

Schools in Kenya have been closed to 17 million students since early March due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Kenya, coronavirus and the global education gap