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2 days ago
The British High Commission in Nairobi on Sunday said it was "fully cooperating" with a police investigation into the 2012 murder of a Kenyan woman last seen with a British soldier.
15 Oct
Kenyan villagers on Friday lynched a man believed to be a "bloodthirsty vampire" child murderer, days after the self-confessed serial killer escaped from police custody, officials said. Masten Milimo Wanjala was arrested on July 14 over the disappearance of two children, but in a chilling confession, admitted to killing at least 10 others over a…
14 Oct
Three Kenyan officers were in custody Thursday over the disappearance of a self-confessed serial killer described as a "bloodthirsty vampire", barely three months after his arrest, a senior police official said. Masten Milimo Wanjala was arrested on July 14 over the disappearance of two children but in a chilling confession, admitted to killing at least…
13 Oct
Record-breaking Kenyan distance runner Agnes Tirop was found dead Wednesday with stab wounds to her stomach in a suspected homicide, athletics officials said. Tirop, 25, was a fast-rising athlete -- a double world 10,000m bronze medallist and 2015 world cross county champion who also finished fourth in the 5,000m at the Tokyo Olympics this year. Only…
13 Oct
Out of the more than 206 000 mobile malware attacks blocked by Kaspersky solutions for the Middle East, Turkey and Africa (META) region in just six months measured between January to June 2021,
12 Oct
The UN's top court handed Somalia control of most of a potential oil and gas-rich chunk of the Indian Ocean on Tuesday after a bitter legal battle with Kenya.
8 Oct
Co-Impact has reiterated its commitment to raising and deploying $1 billion, through its Gender Fund, to initiatives working to advance gender equality and promote women’s leadership
25 Sep
For almost a decade now, there has been a rise in recognition and appreciation of African beauty and fashion models all over the world, and in a bid to consolidate on the development
24 Sep
Kenya on Friday became the first African nation to back Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus' bid for a second term as head of the World Health Organization (WHO).
24 Sep
A Kenyan police officer, Reuben Kimutai Lel, who was declared a deserter after going missing from work – and could not be found for nine months because no-one knew he'd been admitted to hospital – has resurfaced. According to local media reports, fellow police officers made enquiries of lel’s whereabouts from his family, who were…
24 Sep
The Kenyan Film Classification Board (KFCB) on Thursday banned a documentary titled "I Am Samuel" about two gay lovers, calling it "unacceptable and an affront to (the) culture and identity" of a deeply Christian country which has long criminalised homosexuality. According to the documentary's description, Samuel, a gay Kenyan man, balances duty to his family…
22 Sep
Kenya's three-time London marathon and four-time New York marathon winner Mary Keitany announced her retirement on Wednesday after a recurring hip injury stopped her from competing over the last two years.

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