Kenyan police kill 5 after residents resist arrest attempt

2018-12-17 19:10

Five people were killed in a village in Western Kenya after residents resisted the arrest of a suspect in a domestic abuse case, a police official has said

Top Africa stories: Zim political impasse, images of naked couple in Egypt

2018-12-12 06:15

Former president Kgalema Motlanthe has reportedly offered to help end Zimbabwe's political impasse, and Egyptian authorities have launched an investigation into images of a naked couple on top of the Great Pyramid.

To achieve universal healthcare, Kenya must invest more in its nurses

2018-12-11 10:37

Nurses in Kenya are threatening to strike, protesting that the government has failed to increase their salaries in spite of an agreement which ended a five-month strike last year, writes The Conversation.

Top Kenyan officials arrested over 'spilled' petrol

2018-12-07 17:11

The director of the Kenya Pipeline Company and four others have been arrested after millions of litres of petrol went missing in dubious circumstances, police have said.

Top Africa stories: Shortages force men in Kenya to 'use recycled condoms', Mozambique jihadists

2018-12-05 08:00

Condom shortage in a Kenyan town has reportedly forced residents to recycle used condoms, and Mozambique anti-jihadist forces are involved in rights abuses, says Human Rights Watch.

Attack of the small screens: Africa eyes mobile gaming boom

2018-12-02 16:02

An army of humans laid waste to an alien colony as South African video game maker Simon Spreckley enthusiastically controlled the action using his phone's touch screen.

A groundbreaking beauty pageant for those with albinism

2018-12-01 13:59

A groundbreaking beauty pageant for people with albinism has encouraged confidence and inclusion for people who remain the target of sometimes deadly stigma in Africa.

What's driving high pregnancy rates in Kenyan schools

2018-11-27 10:00

Teenage girls in Kenya who fall pregnant either drop out of school or risk unsafe abortions, writes The Conversation.

Kenya identifies suspects in Italian woman's kidnapping

2018-11-25 07:33

Kenyan police have identified three suspects in the kidnapping of an Italian woman and are offering a reward of $9 750 for information leading to their arrest.

Top Africa stories: MDC warns govt over Chamisa arrest, Kenyan priest

2018-11-23 07:39

Zimbabwean opposition MDC youth leader has warned government that the southern African country would be turned into a war zone if party president Nelson Chamisa is arrested, and a Kenyan priest has been killed in Cameroon's anglophone region.


Shoprite opens doors in Kenya to battle French retailer

2018-12-13 09:59

Shoprite is seeking a foothold in Kenya’s retail industry, where the collapse of two local supermarket chains has created opportunities for Africa’s biggest grocer and its international rivals.

Kenyan police: Key suspect in Italian's kidnapping arrested

2018-12-11 19:01

Kenyan police officials have said they have detained the man they believe to be responsible for the kidnapping of an Italian volunteer.

Top Africa stories: MDC says Zim 'now a regional security threat', Ebola spreads to major cities in DRC

2018-12-08 07:39

The MDC says Zimbabwe is 'now a regional security threat' adding that SADC should intervene, and Ebola has spread to Democratic Republic of Congo's major city amid vaccine concerns.

Some Africans are studying their way out of prison

2018-12-05 15:59

Morris Kaberia was on Kenya's death row and feeling suicidal when he came across a program that eventually set him free.

Condom shortage forces men in Kenyan small town to 'use recycled condoms' – report

2018-12-04 11:35

Condom shortage in a Kenyan town has reportedly forced residents to recycle used condoms, as they try to protect themselves against sexually transmitted diseases

The West exported homophobia, not homosexuality

2018-12-02 12:00

Historical evidence dispels the notion that LGBT people as well as alternative gender expressions and identities are alien to African culture, writes Gerbrandt van Heerden.

Kenya report: Police accused of post-vote sexual violence

2018-11-28 21:23

Kenyan police are accused of committing the majority of sexual violence reported during last year's opposition protests over election results, the government-funded Kenya National Commission on Human Rights has said.

Kenya: 3 Chinese to be charged with bribing investigators

2018-11-26 05:49

Kenya's director of public prosecutions says three Chinese nationals will be charged by the country's anticorruption authority for paying a bribe to influence the outcome of fraud investigations

Kenyan police optimistic about finding kidnapped Italian

2018-11-23 12:00

Kenya's national police says authorities are optimistic they will find an Italian woman kidnapped by gunmen earlier this week after people in custody gave "very valuable information".

Kenya holds locals for questioning over Italian's abduction

2018-11-22 18:30

A Kenyan police official says authorities are questioning several people who could have "good information" leading to the arrest of the gunmen who abducted an Italian woman in a coastal town.

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