A three-judge panel made a unanimous ruling on Friday that outraged the LGBTQ community. People convicted of homosexual acts will continue to face the threat of up to 14 years in prison.
Sasha Ingber. NPR. Fri, 24 May 2019 14:41:19 -0400.
Wildlife cameraman and presenter Gordon Buchanan watches vets help elephants in Kenya. As one animal falls to the floor another in the herd desperately tries to get it back up and moving.
Daily Mail. Fri, 24 May 2019 10:15:28 +0100.
For decades, Kenya has hosted refugees fleeing conflict, drought and persecution in East Africa, including sexual minorities. Most gay refugees hope to resettle outside Africa to Western countries where gay rights are better protected. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 24 May 2019 01:32:00 -0400.
A Kenyan High Court in Eldoret has ordered former President Daniel Arap Moi to pay approximately $10 million as compensation to a widow for illegitimately seizing her land.
By Mfonobong Nsehe, Contributor. Forbes. Sun, 19 May 2019 06:44:00 -0400.
Magdalene Kortom and Sharon Tiyo met when they were nine at a Kenyan school protecting Masai girls from female genital mutilation. They now study in Sydney.
Amanda Hooton. Sydney Morning Herald. Sat, 18 May 2019 00:08:00 +1000.
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.
Click on the small Kenya map shown at right to display a full-size