Four Kenyan policemen went on trial in Mombasa on Tuesday accused of killing the son of a British aristocrat in police custody in 2012, a high-profile case that has become a litmus test of accountability for Kenya's security services.
Reuters. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:02:27 -0500.
Four Kenyan police officers have gone on trial in Mombasa for killing Alexander Monson - the son of Lord Nicholas Monson - in 2012. Alexander died from blunt force trauma to the head.
Daily Mail. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 17:30:14 +0000.
The airstrike comes days after the Shabab claimed responsibility for an assault on a luxury hotel complex in Nairobi, Kenya, that killed at least 14 people.
The Associated Press. New York Times. Mon, 21 Jan 2019 05:08:12 GMT.
NAIROBI (REUTERS) - The US military launched an air strike in Somalia on Saturday (Jan 19), killing 52 Islamists who had attacked a Somali military base earlier in the day, it said.
Straits Times. Sun, 20 Jan 2019 03:59:50 +0800.
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Kenya plans to allow many more private security guards around the country to carry firearms following a deadly attack by Islamic extremists in Nairobi. ...
Washington Times. Sat, 19 Jan 2019 05:29:57 -0500.
Canadian Abdihakim Guleid and five others are accused of aiding extremist gunmen who launched an assault on a hotel and business complex in the country's capital, Naorobi, killing at least 21 people.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Fri, 18 Jan 2019 19:24:25 EST.
Officials have released few details about the five-man assault team that carried out Tuesday's siege at the dusitD2 hotel complex, an attack that killed 21 people and was claimed by al Shabaab, a Somalia-based al Qaeda affiliate. ...
Yahoo. Fri, 18 Jan 2019 17:08:49 -0500.
Facts About Kenya
The Republic of Kenya, located in East Africa, is governed by an elected
President and a unicameral National Assembly. Its capital city
is Nairobi, and its currency is the Kenyan shilling.
In 2007, Kenya's estimated population was 36,914,000, and the primary
languages spoken in Kenya are English and Swahili.
For more news and information about Kenya, visit the official
Kenyan government website.
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