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Kenyan drone academy founder hopes to help aspiring pilots soar

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In 2017, Nairobi-based producer Tony Mwangi headed to South Africa to retrain as a drone pilot instructor, hoping to get a head start in...

Kenyan court jails two men for 2013 Westgate mall attack

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A Kenyan court sentenced two men on Friday to 18 years in prison for helping gunmen from Islamist group al Shabaab storm Nairobi’s Westgate...

Nairobi hotel attackers “eliminated”

Kenyan security forces "eliminated" militants who stormed an upscale hotel compound and killed at least 14 people in an attack claimed by Somali Islamist...

Opposition politician detained at Nairobi airport

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The lawyer of an opposition politician of dual Kenyan and Canadian citizenship said his client was detained by police at Nairobi airport...

University of Nairobi closed

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Administrators closed Kenya's oldest university on Tuesday, citing fears for student safety in a planned protest over police beatings at a campus...

Kenyan Chinese-built railway inaugurated

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Kenya inaugurated a $3.2 billion railway funded by China linking the capital Nairobi to Mombasa port on Wednesday, the country's biggest infrastructure...

IS claims responsibility for attack outside Nairobi US Embassy

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A follower of Islamic State was responsible for an attack last week on a Kenyan police officer outside the US embassy in...

Pope in Africa will seek to bridge Christian-Muslim fault lines

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Pope Francis stepped onto African soil for the first time on Wednesday to address the continent's fast-growing Catholic congregation during a trip...

Kenya hits out at Britain’s tougher travel warning

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Kenya's government said on Saturday it was "shocked and concerned" over the latest travel warnings issued by Britain and others and said...

Australia warns of possible attacks in Kenyan capital

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Militants may be planning attacks against crowded places in the Kenyan capital Nairobi, the Australian government said in a travel alert on...

Suspects in Kenya mall attack say tortured in prison: lawyer

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Four men accused of helping al Qaeda-linked militants launch a deadly attack on a Nairobi shopping mall last year have said they...

US Marines deployed at US embassy in Nairobi as regional terror...

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The US Marine Corps has re-deployed a number of marines to the US Embassy in the Kenyan capital Nairobi following US and...

Back-to-back blasts kill at least 10 in Kenyan capital

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Back-to-back explosions killed at least 10 people in a packed Nairobi market on Friday, extending a spate of attacks that have piled...

At least four killed in two explosions in Kenya

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At least four people were killed on Friday in two explosions in the Kenyan capital Nairobi, the country's National Disaster Operations Centre...

Nairobi car bomb kills four

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Four people were killed when a car bomb exploded outside a police station in a poor neighbourhood of the Kenyan capital Nairobi...

Kenyan admits grenade attack, al Shabaab membership

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A Kenyan man pleaded guilty to a grenade attack on a Nairobi bus station and being a member of the Somali rebel...

One killed, 8 wounded in Nairobi blast: Red Cross

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An explosion in the centre of Kenya's capital Nairobi evening killed one person and wounded eight, the Kenyan Red Cross said. "Eight casualties...

Grenade attack at Nairobi bar wounds 12 – police

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A grenade attack on a bar in the centre of Nairobi early wounded 12 people, Kenyan police said, an incident that comes...

Kenya’s slum women risk health to avoid violence

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Kenya's poorest women risk the deadly diseases related to poor sanitation because "endemic" sexual violence in the capital's sprawling slums keeps them...

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