Foreign aid workers kidnapped from Kenya released in Somalia
The four aid workers, from the Norwegian Refugee Council, were kidnapped at the Dadaab refugee camp near Kenya's border with Somalia.
Kenya churches hit by deadly attacks
At least 15 people were killed Sunday morning in grenade and gunfire attacks on two churches in the northern Kenyan town of Garissa, near Somalia.
US ambassador to Kenya Scott Gration resigns
US ambassador to Kenya Scott Gration has resigned over “differences in leadership style and priorities” with Washington.
Gunmen kidnap aid workers at Kenya Dadaab camp
Gunmen have kidnapped four foreign aid workers and one Kenyan national from the Dadaab refugee camp in northern Kenya.
Kenya: Coffins used to protest corruption
Demonstrators in Nairobi left mock coffins at the gates of parliament to bury "years of impunity," calling politicians out on their corruption.
Olympics on the line: Kenyan runner charged over stabbing
Olympic gold medal winner Ezekiel Kemboi from Kenya was accused of assault, but he says it was a setup.
Ezekiel Kemboi, world steeplechase champion, accused of stabbing woman in Kenya
The world steeplechase champion, Ezekiel Kemboi, has been charged with assault in his native Kenya.
Kenya: One dead in Mombasa bar attack
The blast came a day after the US embassy in Kenya warned a terrorist attack on Mombasa was "imminent."
Kenya seizes 600kg of illegal Nigeria-bound ivory
Kenya security dogs at Nairobi airport Friday sniffed through a layer of pepper to uncover 600kg of illegal ivory bound for Nigeria.
Mombasa terrorist attack 'imminent,' warns US Embassy in Kenya
The US Embassy in Kenya is advising Americans not to travel to Mombasa, warning of an "imminent threat of a terrorist attack."
Kenyans barred from seeking jobs in Middle East
Kenya has barred its citizens from looking for jobs as domestic workers in the Middle East, after an increasing number reported being mistreated by their employers.
Nairobi graffiti artists paint protests
Kenyan activists spray angry graphics to provoke political action.
Nairobi's lion problem: 6 killed outside park
2 adult lions and 4 cubs stray from Nairobi National Park and are speared to death after they attack livestock.
Prince William helps fight rhino poaching
The Duke of Cambridge, better known as Prince William, speaks out about the illegal trade in rhino horns, warning that with poaching rates soaring, rhinos could soon be extinct.
Africa to get new low cost airline
New company, Fastjet, to offer flights between Kenya, Tanzania, Ghana and Angola.
Helicopter crash kills Kenya security minister George Saitoti
Kenya's Internal Security Minister George Saitoti, who planned to run for the presidency next year, has been killed along with six others in a police helicopter crash into a forest just outside the capital, Nairobi.
Afghanistan: 4 kidnapped aid workers rescued by NATO
NATO forces have freed four aid workers kidnapped last month in Afghanistan's Badakhshan province.
Explosion in downtown Nairobi, Kenya leaves many wounded (VIDEO)
Following the blast in central Nairobi, TV news images showed smoke pouring out of a heavily damaged building in the city center.
What’s cooking? Kenya’s cool stove steps away from wood fires
Young American produces an efficient cooking device that makes profits on the carbon offset market.
Health in Africa: My Kenyan mamas
Commentary: An American journalist is reminded of the need to nurture and be nurtured.
Kenya: One killed in grenade attack on Mombasa nightclub
One person has died and five others have been injured after gunmen threw explosives into a popular nightclub in the Kenyan port city of Mombasa.
Lions stalk Nairobi’s suburbs
Kenya's urban sprawl is crowding out habitat for Africa’s king of the jungle.
Kenya: Grenade attack on church kills one, injures at least 16
A grenade attack on Sunday targeting a church in Nairobi, Kenya, left one person dead and 16 others injured.
Kenyans want AIDS windfall to stay in country
Activists point blame back at the US for unspent funding.
Kenyan rangers shoot dead five suspected elephant poachers
The men were killed during a late-night gun battle in the country's west.
African aquifer called 'huge' in groundbreaking water study
Huge swaths of the African continent, where many people do not have access to clean drinking water, sit atop up to a million cubic kilometers of water.
Britain releases secret colonial files that profile Barack Obama Sr.
Britain has released thousands of classified files from the days of British colonial rule, including one that names President Barack Obama's father at the top of a list of "anti-white" Kenyans studying in the US.
US reveals nearly $1.5 billion in unspent AIDS money
Massive backlog accumulates as recipient countries prove unable to spend funding.
Kenya tastes new beers named for "Big 5" wildlife
Nairobi's first microbrewery targets growing middle class with craft beers.
Kenya: Landslide in Nairobi kills 6, others still trapped
The Kenyan Red Cross has pulled at least four people out of the landslide alive, but the rescue operation is being slowed by rain and mud.
Up to 15 injured in Kenya grenade attacks
Grenades ripped through a restaurant in Mombasa and a religious rally in Mtwapa.