A conservationist was shot at her Kenyan ranch after herders invaded, officials said Sunday.Read the full story ›
A soldier who lost a limb after being blown up twice in a week in Afghanistan has battled against the odds to join troops training in Kenya.Read the full story ›
Arrests come after army veteran Tristan Voorspuy was shot dead by armed intruders on his land amid growing tension over resources.Read the full story ›
Neighbours report that British veteran turned safari company owner was killed by armed intruders who invaded his ranch.Read the full story ›
The tanker slammed into other vehicles and burst into flames on a major road leading from the capital Nairobi.Read the full story ›
So-called Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attempted knife attack last week on a Kenyan police officer that took place outside the US embassy in Nairobi.
The group's Amaq news agency claimed on Saturday the attacker, who was shot dead outside the embassy during the incident, was a "soldier" for the group.
"The person who carried out the stabbing of a guard outside the American embassy in Nairobi last Thursday was a soldier of Islamic State responding to calls to target coalition countries," Amaq said.
The US embassy said at the time of the attack that none of its staff had been involved in the incident.
A man has been shot dead outside the US Embassy in Nairobi after trying to attack a Kenyan police officer guarding an entrance, officials have confirmed.
Police chiefs in Kenya said the attacker was armed with a knife and was shot in "self defence", while the US Embassy confirmed there had been a shooting but said none of its staff were involved.
The motive of the attack was not immediately clear.
Six people have been killed in an attack by suspected Islamist militants from the Somali group al-Shabaab in northeast Kenya.
The governor of Mandera county, where the attack happened, told Reuters six people had been confirmed dead.
Kenya's Daily Nation said on its website the attack, which it blamed on al-Shabaab, happened early in the morning.
The Great Elephant Census has taken two years to complete, and shows that savannah elephant populations have declined by a third.Read the full story ›
Anti-doping authorities are to investigate claims after a Kenyan athletics official was filmed offering to protect athletes from tests.Read the full story ›