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Kenya: Equatorial country in East Africa
Kenya, officially the Republic of Kenya, is a country in Africa with 47 semiautonomous counties governed by elected governors. At 580,367 square kilometres (224,081 sq mi), Kenya is the world's 48th largest country by total area. With a population of more than 47.6 million people, Kenya is the 29th most populous country. Kenya's capital and largest city is Nairobi while its oldest city and first capital is the coastal city of Mombasa. Kisumu City is the third largest city and also an inland port on Lake Victoria. Other important urban centres include Nakuru and Eldoret.

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Grieving Kenyan grandmother calls for better road safety

Kenyan Mary Wambui's daughter and grandson died after being hit crossing a major highway.
BBC News - Published

U.S. Supreme Court rebuffs Sudan bid to limit damages over embassy bombings

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear Sudan's bid to avoid paying $3.8 billion in damages to family members of people killed or injured in al Qaeda's 1998 bombings of the U.S. embassies in..
Reuters - Published

Videos for Kenya

Johnson welcomes Kenyatta to Downing Street [Video]Johnson welcomes Kenyatta to Downing Street

Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta has arrived in Downing Street for talks with the Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Report by Chinnianl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:26Published


Richest richer than over half of humanity: report [Video]Richest richer than over half of humanity: report

The richest 2,000 people controlled more money than the poorest 4.6 billion combined in 2019, while pointing out care work by women adds more than the technology industry. Olivia Chan reports

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:47Published

Duke of Cambridge: The fight against wildlife crime in 'very strong position' [Video]Duke of Cambridge: The fight against wildlife crime in 'very strong position'

The Duke of Cambridge has welcomed Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta to St James' Palace in London. Both attended a meeting of the United for Wildlife Taskforces, which brings together organisations to..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:39Published

Locust swarms threatens East Africa's crops [Video]Locust swarms threatens East Africa's crops

Plague threatens regional food supplies, as swarm cross from neighbouring Somalia, Ethiopia into Kenya.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:45Published

Kipchoge and Bekele to go head to head in this year's London Marathon [Video]Kipchoge and Bekele to go head to head in this year's London Marathon

Distance stars Eliud Kipchoge and Kenenisa Bekele will go head to head in April's London Marathon

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 00:46Published

Kenya school attacked by al-Shabab, several children killed [Video]Kenya school attacked by al-Shabab, several children killed

Suspected al-Shabab fighters attacked a primary school in Garissa county near the border with Somalia.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:31Published

Three killed in al-Shabab attack on Kenyan military base [Video]Three killed in al-Shabab attack on Kenyan military base

US service member, two civilians killed in attack on the base used by US and Kenyan military personnel.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:12Published

Al-Shabab attacks military base in Kenya [Video]Al-Shabab attacks military base in Kenya

Al-Qaeda-linked group attacks Camp Simba, a base used by US and Kenyan military personnel, in Lamu county.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 07:39Published

Kenya floods: More rain expected in region [Video]Kenya floods: More rain expected in region

Authorities are warning of more heavy rain in Kenya. Thousands have already been displaced after two months of flooding.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:57Published

Nairobi building collapse: Several killed, more feared trapped [Video]Nairobi building collapse: Several killed, more feared trapped

Rescue operation under way after six-storey residential structure in Kenyan capital collapses.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 01:46Published

World marathon record holder Kipchoge hopeful to defend Olympic title [Video]World marathon record holder Kipchoge hopeful to defend Olympic title

Eliud Kipchoge says he wants to defend his Olympic title next year and does not think his running shoes give him an unfair advantage.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 00:41Published

Kenya's River Mara vulnerable to climate change [Video]Kenya's River Mara vulnerable to climate change

The economic worth the whole river basin is estimated at $7bn annually from tourism to agriculture.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:51Published

World AIDS Day: Kenya struggles to stop spread of HIV, as 8,000 children infected in 2018 [Video]World AIDS Day: Kenya struggles to stop spread of HIV, as 8,000 children infected in 2018

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 02:01Published

Kenyan flood rescue missions hindered by havoc [Video]Kenyan flood rescue missions hindered by havoc

Fears toll of 120 people may rise as rescue workers struggle to reach remote areas due to damaged roads and bridges.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:05Published

World's first malaria vaccine introduced in Africa [Video]World's first malaria vaccine introduced in Africa

The World Health Organization has implemented a large-scale malaria vaccine pilot program for 360,000 children across Africa.

Credit: Reuters - 3D Animations (Next Me     Duration: 01:07Published

Searching for Kenya flood victims after scores killed [Video]Searching for Kenya flood victims after scores killed

People in west Kenya are looking for relatives still missing after landslides and flooding killed dozens and displaced more than 80,000.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:26Published

Kenya mudslides: Tens of thousands displaced in floods [Video]Kenya mudslides: Tens of thousands displaced in floods

Kenyan government has mobilised workers to rebuild sections of the road and bridges washed away by the floods.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:22Published

Kenya landslides: Search efforts find bodies after pounding rain [Video]Kenya landslides: Search efforts find bodies after pounding rain

West Pokot in Kenya's border with Uganda is heaviest hit, with more people advised to leave homes for shelters.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 01:35Published

Death toll from Kenya landslides surges to 60 [Video]Death toll from Kenya landslides surges to 60

Kenya's president deployed rescue personnel, including from the army, to try and prevent the 'further loss of lives'.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 01:53Published

Dozens killed in Kenya landslide after torrential rains [Video]Dozens killed in Kenya landslide after torrential rains

Search for survivors continues in West Pokot region following heavy overnight rains, officials say.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 01:28Published

Kipchoge and Muhammad named World Athletics athletes of the year [Video]Kipchoge and Muhammad named World Athletics athletes of the year

Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge and American Dalilah Muhammad named World Athletics athletes of the year

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:31Published

 

London Marathon 2020: Women's world record holder Brigid Kosgei to defend title

Kenya's women's world record holder Brigid Kosgei announces she will defend her title at this year's London Marathon.
BBC News - Published

Three teachers killed in suspected militant attack near Kenya's Somalia border: police

Three teachers were killed near Kenya's border with Somalia in a suspected attack by al Shabaab militants early on Monday, police said, in what appeared to be the latest in a string of assaults by the..
Reuters - Published

Three teachers killed near Kenya's Somalia border in a suspected militant attack: police

Three teachers were killed in Kenya near the country's border with Somalia in a suspected attack by al Shabaab militants, a police report seen by Reuters said on Monday, in what would be the latest..
Reuters - Published

Member of Kenya's Akasha organization sentenced to 23 years in prison in U.S

A U.S. judge on Friday sentenced Ibrahim Akasha, once a member of Kenya's Akasha drug trafficking organization, to 23 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to trafficking heroin and methamphetamine..
Reuters - Published

Kenya bus attack: 'My passengers are like my brothers and sisters'

Kenyan driver Raymond Juma says his passengers "are like my brothers and sisters".
BBC News - Published

Kenya's El-Molo people fear death of their language

Kenya's El-Molo people say there are not enough new young speakers learning from their elders.
BBC News - Published

Four Kenyan school children killed in al Shabaab attack on telecom mast

Four Kenyan school children were killed in a gunfight on Tuesday between police and al Shabaab militants from Somalia who attacked a telecommunications mast in the third such deadly incident in Kenya..
Reuters - Published

U.S. bolsters Kenya base security after Americans killed in attack

The U.S. military deployed additional forces to Kenya on Monday to bolster security at a key airfield after an attack by al Shabaab militants on Sunday that killed three Americans, the military's..
Reuters - Published

Kenya arrests intruders in UK army camp 'break-in' attempt

Three men are being interrogated over an attempt to break into a British base in central Kenya.
BBC News - Published

Kenya arrests three men for trying to breach British army camp

Kenyan police arrested three men suspected of trying to break into a British army camp in Laikipia in central Kenya on the same day Islamist insurgents attacked another base used by U.S. and Kenyan..
Reuters - Published

Three Americans killed in al Shabaab militant attack on base in Kenya

Three Americans - one U.S. military servicemember and two contractors - were killed by Somalia's al Shabaab militant group during an attack on Sunday on a military base in Kenya used by both U.S. and..
Reuters - Published

U.S. service member, contractors killed in militant attack in Kenya

One U.S. military service member and two contractors were killed on Sunday during an attack by Somalia's al Shabaab militant group on a military base in Kenya, the U.S. military said in a statement.
Reuters - Published

Islamist group al Shabaab attack Kenya base used by Kenyan, U.S. forces

Somalia's al Shabaab militant group attacked on Sunday a military base in Kenya used by both U.S. and Kenyan forces and published pictures of masked gunmen standing next to an aircraft in flames.
Reuters - Published

Al-Shabab militants attack Kenya and US naval base

Witnesses report hearing gunfire and seeing plumes of black smoke coming from an airstrip.
BBC News - Published

Islamist group al Shabaab attacks military base in Kenya's Lamu county

Somalia's Islamist group al Shabaab has stormed a military base in Lamu county in Kenya's coastal region used by both United States and Kenyan military personnel, a source and al Shabaab said, but it..
Reuters - Published

Armed assailants kill three in Kenya's Lamu county

Armed assailants on Thursday killed three people and injured two others in Kenya's Lamu county, a coastal region near the border with Somalia, police said.
Reuters - Published

After Ethiopia crash, victims' relatives say they were hounded by U.S. law firms

Days after the March 10 crash of a Kenya-bound Ethiopian Airlines’ Boeing jet that killed all 157 people on board, strangers began calling or visiting bereaved families, saying they represented U.S...
Reuters - Published

Kenyan court grants bail to Nairobi governor charged with corruption

A Kenyan court granted bail on Wednesday to the Nairobi County governor charged with multi-million dollar corruption in one of the most high profile cases in the government's anti-graft push.
Reuters - Published

Nairobi governor pleads innocent to graft charges, bail ruling Wednesday

The governor of Kenya's capital Nairobi pleaded not guilty in court on Monday to corruption and other economic crimes involving millions of dollars.
Reuters - Published

Kenyan police seal off court as Nairobi governor set to face graft charges

Police in the Kenyan capital sealed off a court building where the governor of Nairobi County was due to be charged with corruption and other economic crimes on Monday, guarding against threatened..
Reuters - Published

Chalk Back: Kenyan women fight back against street harassment

Using chalk and markers, women and girls in Nairobi document their experiences of street harassment.
BBC News - Published

Kenya police officers among 10 killed in bus attack

Kenyan police officers were among those killed when gunmen suspected to be from Islamist militant group al Shabaab attacked a bus on Friday near the border with Somalia, President Uhuru Kenyatta's..
Reuters - Published

At least eight killed in Kenya in suspected Islamist militant attack

Several people were killed on Friday when suspected Islamist militants attacked a bus in Kenya near the border with Somalia, police and local media outlets said.
Reuters - Published

At least three killed after residential building collapses in Kenya

At least three people were killed and 27 injured on Friday when a residential building collapsed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi, police said, as rescue workers struggled to free a woman who was..
Reuters - Published

Mike Sonko: Nairobi governor arrested over Kenya corruption scandal

Mike Sonko is a divisive politician known for his love of gold jewellery and clothing.
BBC News - Published

Kenya arrests gold-loving Nairobi governor on suspicion of corruption

Kenyan police arrested the Nairobi County governor, known for his chunky gold jewelery and impromptu raps, on Friday on corruption charges, a high profile move in the government's much trumpeted..
Reuters - Published

Kenya public prosecutor orders arrest of Nairobi governor on suspicion of economic crimes

Kenya's public prosecutor on Friday ordered the arrest of the Nairobi County governor on suspicion of economic crimes, in one of the most high profile arrests since the government launched an..
Reuters - Published

Kenya pollution: How air sensors are helping people fight pollution

Kenyan John Kieti campaigned to stop a factory belching out toxic fumes by sharing pollution data.
BBC News - Published

Kenya floods: Teenager dies trying to rescue man

Anna Nduku gets swept into a river which is swollen as a result of recent heavy rains.
BBC News - Published

East Africa floods: Kenyan fisherman Vincent Musila rescued

Kenyan police airlift the man who was stranded on a patch of land with no food or water.
BBC News - Published

Cheers as trapped fisherman rescued after days

A Kenyan fisherman is airlifted from an island where he was marooned since Friday because of heavy flooding.
BBC News - Published

Letter from Africa: Is Kenya building bridges to nowhere?

Politicians have been given key recommendations to heal Kenya's deadly divides.
BBC News - Published

Kenya flash floods: 'What I saw after landslides in West Pokot'

Flash floods and landslides after days of heavy rainfall have displaced hundreds of families in West Pokot, Kenya.
BBC News - Published

Kenyan government report proposes more posts to tackle election violence

Kenya should create more senior political posts including that of prime minister and increase payments to regional governments to try to end cyclical election violence, a government report said on..
Reuters - Published

Death toll from Kenya landslides rises to 56 as heavy rains lash country's north west

The death toll from landslides in northwestern Kenya triggered on Saturday by unusually heavy rains has risen to at least 56 people, a local official said.
Reuters - Published

Landslides kill at least 36 people as heavy rains lash northwestern Kenya

At least 36 people, including seven children, have been killed by landslides triggered by unusually heavy rains in northwestern Kenya, a local official said on Saturday.
Reuters - Published

Kenya landslide: At least 24 killed after heavy rains

At least 24 people are feared dead after heavy rain sparks deadly landslides in western Kenya.
BBC News - Published

Pneumonia: How a bead necklace is tackling the disease in Kenya

'Village doctor' Beatrice Lokwawi explains how she uses beads to diagnose people with pneumonia.
BBC News - Published

LGBT refugees: Life in Kenya after fleeing Uganda

Mbazira Moses and his friends are trying to rebuild their lives after fleeing anti-gay discrimination.
BBC News - Published

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