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About 5,000 Ethiopians flee to Kenya after botched military operation

The Ethiopians left after the military operation in the Oromia Region killed nine civilians.

Kenya’s president and opposition leader pledge to heal divisions

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga have agreed to put their differences aside to help reduce political tension in the country.

After health scare, world’s last male northern white rhino on the...

There was speculation that the only northern male white rhino in the world may have required euthanisation.

Al Shabaab kill five police in northeast Kenya, official says

Five Kenyan police officers were killed by Somalia's al Shabaab group in northeast Kenya.

Kenyan university lecturers strike again over low pay

Kenyan university lectures are going on strike over low pay, three months after a similar protest.

In Kenya, anti-poaching dogs are wildlife’s best friends

Tracker dog units have become pivotal in the fight against poaching

African audiences celebrate ‘Black Panther’ release

Set in the fictional African country of Wakanda, the film's focus on black protagonists, stories and culture sets it clearly apart from other Marvel movies.

Warning signs flash for Kenya currency amid political crisis

The currency of East Africa’s biggest economy rose 0.9% last week to 100.8 per dollar, a fifth straight week of gains and its best streak since 2015.

Kenyan women club together to leave slum life behind

Poorly constructed homes expose communities to extreme temperatures, a lack of ventilation and toxic waste - all detrimental to their health.

Kenya deports opposition firebrand

Miguna Miguna had denounced his Kenyan citizenship several ago and acquired Canadian citizenship.

Leading ivory trade investigator murdered in Kenya

Esmond Martin was stabbed to death in his house.

Kenyan opposition firebrand arrested in dawn raid

Miguna Miguna was arrested after inflammatory remarks made to Kenyan police.

Rights groups decry Kenya television shutdown

The decision to cut or block live feeds was slammed by Human Rights Watch, the Kenya National Commission on Human Rights, and the Committee to Protect Journalists.

Kenya opposition to swear in leader as ‘president’

Raila Odinga sees this as his last chance to challenge Uhuru Kenyatta's election.

Kenyan president to be sworn in as opposition prepares to hold...

As Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta is to be sworn in, opposition leaders are planning a rally to make their stance clear.

Sabah becoming key hub for African wildlife trade, says report

Wildlife traffickers using state to complement their activities in the Indo-Chinese region, where illegal animal parts are being sold.

Gunmen attack Kenyan Deputy President Ruto’s residence

William Ruto and his family were not at home but a police officer guarding the residence is wounded.

‘Ekspres Gila’, landasan termahal buatan China, bawa Kenya ke kancah hutang

Kereta api laju ini digembar gemburkan sebagai pemacu ekonomi Kenya, di sebalik kebimbangan mengenai beban bayaran balik kos RM17 bilion kepada bank China.

Horny male seeks mate: Kenya’s last northern white rhino joins Tinder

'I perform well under pressure. I like to eat grass and chill in the mud. No problems. 6 ft tall and 5,000 pounds if it matters.'