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DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT:KENYAN LAWYER PASSES AWAY IN LONDON

| December 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT:KENYAN LAWYER PASSES AWAY IN LONDON

A Kenyan lawyer has passed away in UK. The late Dr. Steve Kimemia Njiru passed away at Hillingdon Hospital in West London on Friday 9th December, 2016. His family have been very supportive to him and they have been on his bedside since he became unwell. Steve Kimemia is the son of the former MP […]

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Dilemma of Kenyans living illegally in Trump’s America

| December 10, 2016 | 1 Comment
Dilemma of Kenyans living illegally in Trump’s America

It has been a month since the  elections that ushered in billionaire businessman Donald Trump as the President-elect of the US, but for Ms Wanjiru Njeri*, a Kenyan-born resident of Baltimore, Maryland, the shock still lingers. The once bubbly mother of four, who loves to sing in her local church choir, looks worried as she […]

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Case of a Kenyan Detained By Immigration for Nine Years Heads to Supreme Court

| December 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
Case of a Kenyan Detained By Immigration for Nine Years Heads to Supreme Court

Sylvester Owino had been locked up in United States immigration detention for more than nine years, fighting deportation to Kenya, when he finally had a hearing to decide his release on bond in 2015. Owino told me the US government argued he was a danger to the community because of his 1998 conviction for driving […]

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Homeless Kenyan in Austria Acquitted of Murder After Pleading Insanity

| December 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
Homeless Kenyan in Austria Acquitted of Murder After Pleading Insanity

The 21-year-old Kenyan, who had killed a Viennese woman with an iron rod, had acted in court against his mental illness and was not interrogative. The 21-year-old, who had slaughtered a 54-year-old woman on the fountain market on the way to her work with an eleven-and-a-half kilogram iron rod on May 4, 2016, was sentenced […]

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Kenyans at home and abroad form Kenya Patriotic Movement

| December 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
Kenyans at home and abroad form Kenya Patriotic Movement

The Kenya Patriotic Movement (KEPAM) comes hot on the heels of multiple corruption scandals in the country as well as the spiraling of tribalism, nepotism and charged political undertones driven by tribal sentiments barely less than nine months to the next election. KEPAM is designed to bring together Kenyans at home and in the Diaspora […]

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