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October 26, 2016 (YAMBIO) - South Sudanese security agents have arrested the branch manager of Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) in South Sudan's Western Equatoria state, for reasons yet to be established.
Photo: Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta salutes after joint military exercises dubbed Swift Eagle conducted by the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) and the Royal Jordanian armed forces at the Embakasi Garrison Humanitarian peace Support school in ...
Muna Osman Jama, 36, and Hinda Osman Dhirane, 46, were found guilty of organising the so-called "Group of Fifteen" women from eight countries that helped finance al Shabaab military operations and safehouses in Somalia and Kenya, according to the US ...
Nairobi, Kenya (RNS) A suspected al-Shabab raid in the border town of Mandera has left at least 12 people dead and has reignited a sequence of bloody attacks on Christians in northern Kenya. The dead included Actors and performing artists who had ...

Kenya is pooled in Group B alongside defending champions Nigeria, Mali and Ghana but the team run the risks of missing Atieno who has secured a job with the Kenya Defence Forces and is required to report for military training immediately. FKF president ...
US and Kenyan authorities worked closely together to intercept any movement across the border from al-Shabaab members, and Baxam had a taste of those security efforts as he sat on the bus going north.
Tusker FC were crowned champions of the 2016 Kenya President's Cup, after beating military side Ulinzi Stars 1-0 in a closely contested final at the Nyayo ...
The group regularly attacks AMISOM's troops, which are made up of about 22,000 soldiers and police from African nations supporting Somalia's government and army. reporters say al-Shabaab aims to drive out the peacekeepers, topple Somalia's ...
Kenya's military is deployed in Somalia as part of a five-nation force - it's supported by U.S. military personnel - whose mission is to degrade al-Shabaab.
A woman died Tuesday evening in an accident involving a military truck and two lorries at the Juja flyover in Juja Town along Thika Road.
As of February 2008, over 65,000 immigrants (non-US citizens and naturalized citizens) were serving on active duty in the US armed forces.
The Kenya Defence Forces has set up a border command unit to counter the infiltration of al Shabaab terrorists into the country, Chief of Defence Forces Samson Mwathethe said on Friday.
The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers from Oda Camp have moved to Sololo after Ethiopian army raided a village in Marsabit.

In 2012, Kenya set aside October 14 as the day when the military shows support for the families of fallen soldiers, honour those injured during operations and recognise the contributions by Kenyan soldiers to national, regional and global peace and ...
... soldiers take part in a joint military training exercise with their Kenyan counterparts in Laikipia County on October 10, 2016 for the first time in five years.
Nairobi, Kenya, -British and Kenyan soldiers yesterday took part in an integrated tactical training exercise in Laikipia County.
email print. British and Kenyan soldiers in joint military training in Laikipia on October 10, 2016 for the first time in five years.
As of February 2008, over 65,000 immigrants (non-US citizens and naturalized citizens) were serving on active duty in the US armed forces.
The Kenya Defence Forces has set up a border command unit to counter the infiltration of al Shabaab terrorists into the country, Chief of Defence Forces Samson Mwathethe said on Friday.
The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers from Oda Camp have moved to Sololo after Ethiopian army raided a village in Marsabit.
With lessons from the "Black Hawk Down" battle of 1993, the Obama administration has intensified America's military role in the past year.
If agreements on reducing tariff and non-tariff barriers are upheld, it can be expected that Kenyan-based South African companies will extend their footprint and new entrants will set up shop.
In 2012, Kenya set aside October 14 as the day when the military shows support for the families of fallen soldiers, honour those injured during operations and recognise the contributions by Kenyan soldiers to national, regional and global peace and ...
Tourism has been hurt by security worries stoked by Somali Islamist group al Shabaab's attacks in the country, in apparent retaliation for Kenya's military deployment in Somalia. The airline is reducing the size of its fleet, selling non-core assets ...
By the government's own admission, the October 2011 deployment of the Kenya Defence Forces across the porous border had been long in the planning.
South Africa and Kenya hold pivotal positions in their respective regions, which have seen the two being drawn into recent regional conflicts through mediation and, in the case of Kenya in Somalia, direct military involvement. "We have noted with great ...
About 10,000 British troops are allowed to train in Kenya following last year's agreement reached by President Uhuru Kenyatta and former UK Prime Minister David Cameron.
... soldiers take part in a joint military training exercise with their Kenyan counterparts in Laikipia County on October 10, 2016 for the first time in five years.
Nairobi, Kenya, -British and Kenyan soldiers yesterday took part in an integrated tactical training exercise in Laikipia County.
email print. British and Kenyan soldiers in joint military training in Laikipia on October 10, 2016 for the first time in five years.
A KDF vehicle manoeuvres in stagnant water in Afmadow, Somalia, on November 22, 2015. According to Dr Ochieng' Kamudhayi, a security and conflict expert, the military has no choice but to leave Somalia. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE | NATION MEDIA ...
In a conversation with US diplomats which was leaked by anti-secrecy organisation Wikileaks, Mr Yoweri Museveni, Uganda's President, was among the world leaders who questioned the capacity of the Kenya Defence Forces. He termed it a "career army" ...
Vice Chief of Kenya Defence Forces Lieutenant General Joseph Kasaon addresses reporters at the Department of Defence (DoD) in Nairobi on September 19, 2016.
Speaking on Al Jazeera TV's "UpFront" programme, the CS defended police, the military and government security agencies against allegations of harassing Somalis in Kenya and violating rights of refugees. "We are not violating any obligations. If we were ...
Rwanda's Patriots suffered a heartbreaking 64-62 defeat at the hands of Kenya's Ulinzi Warriors in the semi-finals of the 2016 FIBA-Africa Zone V Club Championships on Thursday evening hence ending their hopes to qualify for FIBA-Africa Club ...
Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero (pictured) on Wednesday evening filed a petition before the Senate seeking its intervention over a disputed 3,000 acres.
Mandera on the Somali border has often been targeted by al Shabaab, which says it will continue its campaign of attacks in Kenya until the Kenyan government withdraws its troops from Somalia where they are part of an African force. "We have suffered ...
The Salvation army's Royal Oak Citadel is warming up for its annual pastie sale this month. The sale is a fundraiser for the organization's World Missions effort.
al-Shabaab has fought to overthrow the internationally-backed government in Mogadishu since 2007, but turned its sights on Kenya when the army was sent into Somalia in 2011 to fight the Islamic insurgents. Since then al-Shabaab has carried out frequent ...
Kenya has experienced a wave of attacks from the Somali-based rebels of al-Shabab, who are allied to al-Qaida. Al-Shabab has vowed retribution on Kenya for sending troops to Somalia since 2011 to fight the militants who are waging an insurgency against ...
Six people were killed in a suspected attack by Shabaab militants on a residential compound in the restive northeastern Kenyan town of Mandera, police and local authorities said on Thursday. The attack targeted a gated residential building which mainly ...
Nairobi (AFP) - Somalia's Islamist Shabaab militants on Thursday claimed an attack on a residential compound in the restive northeastern Kenyan town of Mandera that left six "Christians" dead, according to their Telegram account. The statement said the ...
The U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM), established in 2008 after officially separating from the European Command, has responsibility for all operations, exercises, and military-to-military trainings conducted on the African sub-continent. ... reported that ...
The Kenya Meteorological department released an early warning on 25 April 2016, warning of heavy rains and storm surges (80% probability) that were expected to affect different parts of the country in the immediate period.
An Indian army spokesman said Pakistani soldiers fired mortars at Indian army positions. The Pakistani military said its troops responded to "unprovoked" Indian fire, which continued for two hours. Kashmir is divided between India and Pakistan, which ...
St. Paul's University's director of Institute of Livelihood Learning Rev Dr Zablon Bundi said they regard the neighbouring country as an integral partner in ensuring a peaceful Kenya. Speaking to the press in Embu town on Tuesday during a training for ...


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