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Competitors from Kenya claimed the top spots in both women and men's divisions. Kenyan national Elisha Barno, 31, crossed the finish line first just after 9 a.m.
Former Rangwe MP Martin Ogindo will run on his party - the Green Congress of Kenya - ticket. ODM has set April 19 for nomination in Homa Bay.
Nine people - four mothers and five children - were murdered at the Full Gospel Church, Makutani, where they had fled after Pokot bandits attacked their village. The attack that ... They are under the care of the CFC Church in Marigat town. "I ...
Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has ordered the military to deploy to the volatile counties of Baringo and Laikipia to calm deadly violence fueled by drought.
All the 47 county governments would be forced to establish breastfeeding and baby care centres in all major towns to help working women attend to their children.
Kenya's security agencies are violating privacy rights in counter-terrorism operations and the information acquired is used to commit human rights abuses, including targeted killings, an international human rights group says.
United Nations, March 15 - Which media could cover UN secretary general Antonio Guterres' trip to Somalia and Kenya was decided unilaterally by UN Spokesman Dujarric and his two hands, he told Inner City Press on March 15. US Secretary of State ...
Uganda is negotiating a $2.3 billion (about Sh236.7 billion) loan with Exim Bank to fund an initial 273 kilometre track, linking Kampala to Kenya's border town of Malaba. The construction to be carried out by China Harbour engineering Company is ...
Kenyan officials say 13 people have been killed and four wounded since Sunday in the volatile Rift Valley county of Baringo, where a drought has increased cattle rustling.
FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015 file photo, Joyce Njeri, 8, walks with a torn sack carrying the plastic she has scavenged, at the garbage dump in the Dandora slum of Nairobi, Kenya. Kenya's government has announced it will become the latest ...
Stars of Bravo's hit Real Housewives franchise are coming together for the first-ever Real Housewives Live Tour - kicking off its multi-city run this April.
Yaya Toure believes Barcelona's miraculous Champions League comeback has served as a warning to Manchester City that their last-16 tie with Monaco is far from over.
Hellen Wambui Wangai, ward administrator in Thingithu Ward, Nanyuki, said the army's presence had benefited the town. She said: "BATUK is helping us, they are working closely with the county government and every time we have an event, we get a lot of ...
Durban missed deadlines last November to sign the host city contract, establish an organising committee and make contracted payments to the CGF, leading to a review team being sent to re-evaluate the South African bid.
Kenya Sevens have been drawn in a tricky Pool 'B' alongside series leaders South Africa, Canada and France for next month's Hong Kong leg .
Kenya's anti-terrorism police officers are on Saturday holding six terror suspects in the coastal town of Malindi.
The governor of Kenya's second largest city says paramilitary police have surrounded his home and office to prevent him from attending a presidential event and answering accusations of corruption.
Kenya: Falling Into the Cracks in Data Coverage - How a Village Close to the Fibre and 45 Minutes From Nairobi Can't Get Data Access.
Image result for police nab six terror suspects in Kenya's Coastal town Kenya's anti-terrorism police officers have arrested six persons suspected to be funding terror attacks, in the coastal town of Malindi. The accused include women, believed to be ...
At least 34 people have been killed after a runaway bus veered into crowd in the Haitian city of Gonaives, officials say. The vehicle first knocked over two pedestrians, killing one, French-language media report.
Kenya's anti-terrorism police officers are on Saturday holding six terror suspects in the coastal town of Malindi.
Buffalo approach a watering hole after a bowser water tanker delivers water to thirsty wildlife at the Tsavo-west national park, after traveling 70 kilmetres from the town of Voi, approximately 400km southeast of Kenya's capital Nairobi, on October 19 ...
Some 700 nurses in Homa Bay county have gone on strike over the deplorable state of the Homa Bay Referral hospital. They held a peaceful demonstration in Homa Bay town on Thursday. Kenya National Union of Nurses branch secretary George Opiyo ...
The image, which first surfaced in an eBay auction 2009 and was immediately debunked as a forgery, is of a birth certificate supposedly issued by the British Protectorate of Kenya in 1961. It's one of several fake documents circulated by proponents of ...
Kenya police men and Orange Telkom women's teams headline this weekend's fixtures as 2017 Kenya hockey Union league gets underway today at the City Park Stadium. Orange begin their title defence against Chase Amiras in the women category today ...
The government has destroyed more than 7,500 litres of ethanol worth Sh7 million impounded on the Kanol-Sagana road two years ago.
gold mining firm Acacia expects to start commercial production of gold in western Kenya in 2022. The company has made a discovery of 1.3 million ounces/36 tonnes of gold in the Liranda corridor near Kakamega town. "The discovery of 1.3 million ounces ...
Emma and Ahmed Bwika, a Kenyan couple that has lived and worked in Utah for 11 years, faces deportation next week. The Salt Lake mosque where the ...
The theme of this year's World cancer Day 4 was "We can, I can". It underlined how everyone, together or individually, can help to reduce the global burden of cancer.
Ardent Donald Trump supporter, Malik Obama tweeted a copy of what he said was a valid birth certificate proving that his half-brother was born in Mombasa, the West African nation's second city. It featured Mr Obama's correct date of birth and includes ...
Two churches separated by more than 7,000 miles of land, sea and desert are celebrating their continued friendship. Chalmers Church in Ardler has been twinned with the Kayole parish in the Kenyan city of Nairobi for seven years, after four members of ...
Khat, the red-stemmed, green-leafed plant that is chewed for its amphetamine-like properties, was booming in Maua town, which is located in Nyambene Hills in eastern Kenya's Meru County. For six months, Karanja woke up very early in the morning to go ...
NORTH HORR, Kenya, March 9 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In the scorching 40-degree Celsius heat of this village in northern Kenya, waiting residents take shelter under acacia and palm trees. A group of 30 men queue next to a pen holding about 50 ...
Vadodara: He is captain of Kenyan national cricket team but ask him where his heart lies and pat comes the reply - India.
After leaving the army, he drove a motorbike from London to Cape Town for nine months, looking for work in Africa. He created Offbeat Safaris in 1990.
Faced with tackling this problem, executives of technology businesses in silicon Valley are using Kenya as a testing ground for possible solutions to this problem.
Jubilee aspirants in Nandi and Uasin Gishu counties are tussling over multi-million billboards erected in Eldoret and Kapsabet towns ahead of the party primaries next month. billionaire businessman Bundotich Kiprop popularly known as Buzeki is among ...
Jacklin is part of a massive study by GiveDirectly, which will provide a universal basic income set at the Kenyan poverty line to dozens of impoverished villages, totaling more than 6,000 people, for 12 whole years. Thousands more ... By definition, it ...
Rather than despair, he created a small party called GNU, ran an intensive countywide campaign and managed to beat the TNA wave that swept across the rest of Central Kenya to become Nyeri's first governor. But nothing ... What was unique about this ...
Residents of Ndharako and Shirango villages in Bamba ward, Kilifi county, are living in fear after a pride of lions killed six cattle and several goats.
(AP Photo/Ben Curtis). Camel herders scoop up water in plastic buckets from one of the few watering holes in the area, to water their animals near the drought-affected village of Bandarero, near Moyale town on the Ethiopian border, in northern Kenya, F..
(AP Photo/Ben Curtis). Camel herders scoop up water in plastic buckets from one of the few watering holes in the area, to water their animals near the drought-affected village of Bandarero, near Moyale town on the Ethiopian border, in northern Kenya, F..
The ruling Jubilee Party wants to cement Kenya's middle-income status by 2030 and many of its flagship schemes rely heavily on the Tana - including a million acres of monocultures, a new port city in Lamu, and the construction of a 165-square-kilometre ...
Nakuru County will host the fourth devolution conference to be held between March 6 and 9 at the Kenya Wildlife Service Training Institute in Naivasha ...
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero is determined to produce his best form in the final three months of the campaign before he holds talks on his future at the Premier League club in June.
An officer checks relief food in Maralal town, Samburu County, Kenya, on March 2, 2017. Kenya government declared current drought a national disaster last month which was affecting about 2.7 million people.





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