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Two protesters are detained by riot policemen in Nairobi, Kenya, Tuesday, July 16, 2024. Police in Kenya hurled tear gas canisters to break up protests on Tuesday in Nairobi and other major cities accusing the president of poor governance and calling for his resignation despite his dismissal of nearly the entire Cabinet last week.
AP / Ed Ram
2024-07-16, Al Jazeera
Hundreds of antigovernment protesters have taken to the streets of Kenya demanding that embattled PresidentWilliam Ruto resign. Tuesday’s demonstrations, spanning from...
People watch from the edge of a quarry where human remains were found in Mukuru kwa Njenga area, in Nairobi, Kenya Saturday, July 13, 2024. Police in Kenya said Monday they have arrested the main suspect after nine dismembered bodies of women were found in a quarry in the capital, Nairobi.
AP / Andrew Kasuku
2024-07-16, Dawn
NAIROBI: Kenyan police said they arrested on Monday a suspected serial killer who confessed to murdering 42 women, including his wife, and discarding their dismembered...
Kenya's new president William Ruto arrives to be sworn in to office at a ceremony held at Kasarani stadium in Nairobi, Kenya Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2022
AP / Brian Inganga
2024-07-11, CNN
Kenyan PresidentWilliam Ruto has fired almost his entire cabinet after weeks of anti-government...
All Africa: Nairobi -- Veteran journalist Macharia Gaitho was on Wednesday released following an arrest in a case of mistaken identity. ......
Africa Intelligence: Despite the country's ailing finances, Kenya is determined to push ahead with its DigitalMaster Plan 2022-2032. It is on ......
The Philadelphia Inquirer: PORT-AU-PRINCE — Another 200 Kenyan police officers arrived in Haiti Tuesday under a...
Public Technologies: ) Customers within the Equity Bank ecosystem in Kenya and across its five other banking subsidiaries will be provided with a convenient and affordable channel to transact securely across the world. Annual inbound volume flows are projected at over $1bn per...
Anadolu Agency: Here’s a rundown of all the news you need to start your Wednesday with, including the election of European Parliament president, two separate terrorist attacks in Pakistan, US Sen. Bob Menendez found guilty on federal corruption charges. Roberta Metsola...
MENA FN: (MENAFN - IANS) Nairobi, July 17 (IANS) Kenya's female marathoner Judith Jerubet, who took bronze at the 2024 WuhanMarathon, has been banned for two years for doping, the AthleticsIntegrityUnit... ......
People Daily: NAIROBI, July 16 (Xinhua) -- Kenya is keen to partner with China to expand its industrial parks, a government official said on Tuesday. "We see China as a partner that can help us revitalize the country's manufacturing sector through building more industrial...
Beijing News: New York [US], July 17 (ANI): India has always played a key role in both peacekeeping and peacebuilding, with its engagement in peace-building through extensive development partnerships with countries in the Global South, military advisor Colonel Ashish Bhalla...
Human Rights Watch: (Nairobi) – The Kenyan government and International Monetary Fund should work together to ensure that the IMF program and its implementation align with human rights, Human Rights Watch said today. The focus should be on progressive revenue generation and...
Jamaica Observer: PORT-AU-PRINCE,\u00a0Haiti\u00a0(AFP)\u2014 Another 200 Kenyan police officers arrived in Haiti Tuesday under a UN-backed mission to try to quell...
Xinhua: NAIROBI, July 16 (Xinhua) -- One person was killed, and several others were shot and injured in Kenya as anti-government protesters returned to the streets Tuesday after a one-week hiatus. The young protesters, who were demanding justice for those killed in...
Gulf-Times: A Kenyan court on Tuesday ordered a man who police said has confessed to murdering and dismembering 42 women to be detained for 30 days as they pursue their investigations. Collins Jumaisi Khalusha, 33, described by police as a “psychopath”, was arrested in...
Gulf-Times: Police fired tear gas and water cannon against dozens of demonstrators in Kenya’s capital Nairobi on Tuesday, as scattered rallies across the country called for embattled PresidentWilliam Ruto to step down.Activists led by young Gen-Z Kenyans launched...
Gulf-Times: The body of Burundi’s former president Pierre Buyoya (pictured) was repatriated to his home country on Tuesday, more than three years after he was buried thousands of kilometres...