Kenya eases some restrictions but protests still banned
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta lifted and scaled back some anti-Covid-19 measures on Saturday, including reopening schools and freeing travel in and out of Nairobi, but a ban on protests remained in place.
Kenya imposes Nairobi lockdown, shuts schools, to contain Covid-19
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday placed Nairobi and several nearby counties under a partial lockdown, and closed schools and bars in those areas, in an effort to contain the spread of Covid-19.
Kenyatta urges constitutional reform to resolve poll violence
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday pushed for constitutional changes to resolve the cycles of election violence in the country, a hot button issue that has divided the political class.
Kenya to reopen to international flights
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday announced a "phased reopening" of the country, with the resumption of international flights
Kenya, Somalia, agree to normalise ties after tensions
Kenya and Somalia have agreed to "normalise" relations and start reissuing travel visas to each other's citizens after a long-running dispute over marine borders strained ties between the neighbours.
African trade body gets $200,000 to boost operational efficiency
The President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta has boosted the operational efficiency of the Organisation of African Trade Union Unity (OATUU) with $200,000 annual grant.
Kenyan president says Nairobi attackers 'eliminated', 14 victims
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said Wednesday that all Islamists who had stormed an upmarket hotel complex had been "eliminated" after an almost 20-hour siege that left at least 14 dead.
Paradigm initiative condemns new internet tax in Kenya
The Kenyan government has ramped up its attack on internet access as the parliament on Thursday, September 20, approved a measure imposing excise duty on telephone and internet data services.