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UK Journalist Blames His Deportation On Eurobond Probe

A British journalist who was deported from Kenya last Sunday has said he was in the middle of an investigation into the controversial Eurobond transaction. Jerome Starkey, the Africa Correspondent for the Times of London, one of the world’s most respected newspapers, was held for 24 hours without explanation at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport […]

President Salva Kiir of South Sudan has appointed a Kenyan lady, Renish Omullo as special envoy for his government to the Federal Republic of Germany. Renish, a resident of Berlin Germany, becomes the first Kenyan female to hold such senior position. In the letter signed by President Salva Kiir, the appointment came into force on […]

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The UK has renewed its multi-billion shilling defence pact that allows its troops to continue training at Nanyuki one month after Kenya won its bid to try errant British soldiers locally. The new Defence Co-operation Agreement (DCA) was signed in Nairobi yesterday by Defence secretary Raychelle Omamo and the newly posted British High Commissioner Nic […]

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The United Kingdom has announced a new high commissioner to Kenya to replace the outgoing British diplomat. Mr Nic Hailey, currently the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) director for Africa, will succeed Dr Christian Turner at the end of the year. Dr Turner will be remembered for his remarks prior to the 2013 General Election […]

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President Uhuru Kenyatta has hit out on foreign powers trying to rewrite history on atrocities their empires committed in Africa during the colonial period. Mr Kenyatta said some historians had been trying to suggest that the British colonial empire was liberal and spread values of liberty and law in territories that fell under its control. […]

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