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Kenya’s Uhuru Kenyatta seeks China’s support in enabling SGR reach more...

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta, who is attending the two day Belt and Road Forum in Beijing, said he will be seeking China’s support in...

BRICS ministers gather in Durban to discuss global security challenges

Security ministers from China, Brazil, Russia, India and South Africa are gathered in Durban to hold discussions on security and preparations for the upcoming...

Kenyan activist inspires young people to address HIV/AIDS stigma

Communities in Kenya’s Lake Victoria region often struggle with many challenges, among them poverty, pollution and rivalry for fishing rights. In one remote region of...

Kenya’s President warns against violence as poll fever hits

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has warned against violence as election season gets into full swing. This is after chaotic party primaries led to violent incidents. One...

#KenyaDecides: Key points from Jubilee, Nasa’s manifestos

Political manifestos are often misunderstood objects - pieced together by newfound ideas on how to turn the country around, how to keep it improving....

From industry to informal economy: The impact of Madagascar’s political crisis...

Berthine is a 26 year old single mother of a young girl. She worked at a textile factory, sewing zips and collars onto clothes...

Chinese doctors provide medical support to citizens in Cape Verde 

A tropical island paradise lying 500 kilometres off the coast of Senegal, Cape Verde is the most western-point of the African continent. The former Portuguese...

Odinga plans parallel rally as Kenyatta is set to be sworn...

Kenya’s main opposition leader Raila Odinga has declined an invitation to attend the inauguration of Uhuru Kenyatta as president of Kenya, and has instead...

Kenya: Raila Odinga named opposition flag-bearer to face President Uhuru in...

Kenyan main opposition alliance has unveiled long-time opposition leader Raila Odinga as its flag bearer for the August elections, as it seeks to take...

The Genesis: Kenya-China $5bn deal could spell end of ‘lunatic express’...

An ambitious deal between Kenya and China may spell the end of the line for "the lunatic express" and lay the tracks for a...