03 April 2015 06:51 PM
The massacre by al-Shabaab that left 147 dead at Garissa University seems to have caught the government unawares - despite warnings
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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
19 March 2015 12:00 AM
Farmers in central Kenya are reporting large groups of monkeys aggressively targeting women amid a dry spell that has contributed to a shortage of food and water.
The case against Kenya's powerful vice-president, William Ruto, that the ICC must win to vindicate itself
15 February 2015 12:00 AM
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
12 February 2015 12:00 AM
A senior detective faces an abrupt halt to her promotion prospects after her husband refused to reveal his bank statements to the vetting panel that has the final say on her appointment. The reason for his refusal? His wife told the public panel – after a request to give her reasons in private was rejected – that she believes he has a second polygamous marriage.
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta 'funded and orchestrated' violence of feared Mungiki militia after 2007 election
20 January 2015 06:50 PM
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
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Latest deadly attack highlights President Kenyatta’s inability to protect his country against a growing menace
08 May 2014 06:36 PM
President Obama has said the abductions 'may be the event that helps to mobilise the entire international community against this horrendous organisation'
06 May 2014 08:22 PM
Why has it taken pressure from the international community for the African state to address a shocking crime?
06 May 2014 08:00 AM
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
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