Evans went to Somalia when he was 19 to fight for terror group al-Shabaab
Witnesses say inquiry included random beatings and extrajudicial killings
Homosexual acts are still illegal even if being gay is not
The armed youth wing loyal to the President - the feared Imbonerakure - are accused of intimidation, rampant violence and extra-judicial killings
The massacre by al-Shabaab that left 147 dead at Garissa University seems to have caught the government unawares - despite warnings
Analysts have questioned the effectiveness of a tactic aimed more at keeping the terrorist threat at bay than at tackling the appeal of the militants
Following the collapse of its case against President Kenyatta for orchestrating ethnic clashes following the disputed election in 2007, the court's attention now shifts to his deputy
ICC's chief prosecutor lays out damning summary of pre-trial charges of high-profile case that collapsed last month amid accusations of bribery and intimidation
Boko Haram leader delivers chilling video message as the militant group acknowledges responsibility for the abduction of nearly 300 schoolgirls in northern Nigeria last month
Hundreds of Nigerians yesterday braved heavy rain to march on parliament to demand intensified efforts by the government to rescue more than 200 missing schoolgirls abducted by Islamist insurgents over a fortnight ago.
The elephant population may easily fall into terminal decline
Is there a place for hunting in conservation, with the money it earns put back in to stop poaching?
A few tusks hacked from elephants shot by poachers can finance a raid like the attack on Westgate mall
Religious riots sparked by the murder of a popular Islamist cleric have left four protesters dead in Mombasa, setting the city on edge two weeks after Islamist militants killed dozens of people in an audacious terror attack on a Nairobi shopping centre.
The overwhelming public show of unity appears to be waning
Rumours of rapes, disfigurement and beheadings are rife in Kenya’s capital