Africa in the dock at the ICC

2015-09-02 09:11

The International Criminal Court where the trial of Congolese warlord Bosco Ntangada is set to open, has launched investigations in eight African countries.

Journalists in Kenya threatened - rights group

2015-07-15 12:47

Kenya’s government is undermining press freedom in what a media rights group says is a “deteriorating climate” in the country.

Kenya warns of foreign fighter threat across Horn of Africa

2015-06-25 18:41

Foreign fighters with Somalia’s al-Shabaab insurgents pose a risk to Europe if troops fail to stop them, Kenya’s deputy president has warned, days after the first British jihad was killed in Kenya.

Gusts of opposition hit Kenyan wind farm project

2015-05-21 11:47

A planned $144m wind farm in central Kenya has run into opposition from farmers who fear being forced to sell their land and allege that the wind turbines could cause health problems.

Kerry in Kenya calls for unity to defeat terrorism

2015-05-04 15:22

US Secretary of State John Kerry has held talks with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on security co-operation, after calling for unity in the face of terror attacks.

Kenya wants donors to pay for Somali refugee eviction plan

2015-04-22 20:12

Kenya has appealed to donors after its plan to shut down the world’s largest refugee camp and send Somalis back home ran into funding problems, reports say.

ICC concerned over killing of key witness in Kenya

2015-01-07 15:21

The ICC has raised concern over the killing of a man who has been described by other officials as a witness in the trial of Kenya’s deputy president William Ruto.

Uganda's Museveni says ICC unfair

2014-12-12 18:32

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has called on African nations to drop out of the treaty establishing the International Criminal Court.

ICC drops case against Kenya's leader Kenyatta

2014-12-05 14:41

The ICC's chief prosecutor has dropped a case against Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta alleging crimes against humanity, saying there is no sufficient evidence to take him to trial.

Kenyatta to become 1st sitting leader to appear before ICC

2014-10-08 09:48

Kenya's Uhuru Kenyatta is due to become the first sitting president to appear before the ICC, summoned over his floundering trial charges of crimes against humanity.


Kenya lockdown as Obama comes to talk security, trade

2015-07-24 11:53

President Barack Obama is set to arrive in his ancestral homeland Kenya, with massive security operation under way to protect him from al-Qaeda-linked Somali militants.

Low turnout marks anti-gay demonstration in Kenya

2015-07-06 14:39

A demonstration against homosexuality in Kenya has fizzled after attracting only a handful of protesters.

Kenya tries to voluntarily send Somalis home

2015-06-11 22:00

Kenya is seeking to voluntarily repatriate 100 000 Somalis this year.

Kenyan VP slammed over homosexuality remarks

2015-05-04 19:56

Kenyan activists have criticised Vice President William Ruto after he said there was “no room” for homosexuality in Kenyan society.

Kenya won't allow homosexuality, says VP Ruto

2015-05-04 10:49

Kenya will not allow homosexuality, Vice President William Ruto has reportedly said, adding that the practice is against Christianity and human nature.

Body not of missing ICC witness - tests

2015-01-22 20:39

Kenya police say DNA results show body not that of missing International Criminal Court witness

Police probe witness killing in Kenyan VP's trial

2015-01-07 08:48

Kenyan prosecutors have ordered an investigation into the murder of a witness in the ICC trial of Vice President William Ruto, who is accused of masterminding post-election killings in 2007.

Kenyatta says 'excited' after ICC charges dropped

2014-12-05 15:54

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta says he is “excited” after hearing news that charges against him at the ICC have been withdrawn and says he wants a case against his deputy, William Ruto, dropped too.

100 suspected al-Shabaab members killed

2014-11-24 06:27

Kenyan security forces have killed more than 100 suspected members of the Islamist terrorist group al-Shabaab who were pursued into Somalia after massacring 28 people on a bus, Deputy President William Ruto says.

Kenya govt not serious on Islamist threat – Odinga

2014-07-16 12:12

Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga has accused the government of failing to safeguard national security in the face of a wave of Islamist attacks.

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