COVID-19 Pandemic Kenya Reimposes COVID-19 Restrictions

NAIROBI – Kenya reimposed COVID-19 restrictions after the country’s positivity rate this week jumped to 22 percent, a 20 percent increase since January. Addressing the nation Friday, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta put the capital, Nairobi, and surrounding counties under lockdown. “Seventy percent of Kenya’s reported cases of More...

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By admin On Friday, January 1st, 2021

The world welcomes 2021 says goodbye to a Virus ridden 2020

Reuters: The world welcomed 2021 with muted celebrations , desperate to kiss 2020 goodbye but with cautious optimism that the new year brings hope and most of all economic recovery No light show illuminated Beijing More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

Kenya – Cautious optimism as the country opens up after months of partial lockdown

Reuters – Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta announced on Monday a phased reopening of the country from a COVID-19 lockdown, lifting restrictions on travel in and out of the capital Nairobi and allowing air More...

By admin On Monday, May 18th, 2020

Is it the time for an African at the helm of the World Trade Organisation ?

So the WTO needs a new director-general to succeed Roberto Azevêdo,  who announced resignation last weekend. Who will replace him? After a Brazilian, a Frenchman (Pascal Lamy), a Thai (Supachai Panitchpakdi) More...

By admin On Thursday, May 14th, 2020

Kenya bears the brunt as floods devastate east Africa

Torrential rains have triggered devastating floods and landslides across East Africa in recent weeks, aggravating an already challenging situation as countries in the region battle the coronavirus pandemic. The More...

By admin On Thursday, April 16th, 2020

Mike Sonko who is being probed for graft distributes Alcohol to vulnerable Nairobians

The governor of Nairobi, Kenya was blasted on social media after announcing his plans to include “small bottles of Hennessy” in food packs being distributed to the city’s poor families amid the coronavirus More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 15th, 2020

Latest Headlines – Kenya

Source: Daily Nation Today is the 33rd day since Kenya confirmed its first case of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19). We bring you key updates from the Nation’s special coverage team. You can subscribe to this More...

By admin On Monday, November 25th, 2019

Companies Struggle With Late Payments as Kenya Faces Cash Crisis

Source: Bloomberg and other agencies   President Uhuru Kenyatta’s remark that he did not understand why Kenyans are broke has stung his lieutenants into action. High-ranking government officials spent the More...

By admin On Thursday, November 21st, 2019

Are diaspora Kenyans only worth the dollar they remit? – Death in the Diaspora!

In a space of two months, two Kenyans living in Berlin Germany, both reported missing have been found dead in unexplainable circumstances. According to newspaper reports from Germany and the Kenya, in October, a More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018

Raila Odinga Sworn In

A section of the crowd at the Uhuru Park grounds just before Hon. Raila’s arrival. Raila Amolo Odinga was on Tuesday sworn in as the People’s President at a Ceremony held at the Uhuru Park Grounds in More...