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Plane crash in Kenya kills 4updated: Wed Aug 22 2012 15:52:00

A plane crash in Kenya Wednesday killed four people, emergency workers said.

52 killed in Kenya territory clash, officials sayupdated: Wed Aug 22 2012 14:04:00

Tensions between semi-nomadic cattle herders and farmers in southeast Kenya sparked an attack on the herders Wednesday that left as many as 52 people dead, officials said.

2 dead in Kenya helicopter crash; hunt for survivors continuesupdated: Wed Aug 15 2012 20:46:00

The pilot and co-pilot of a Ugandan helicopter that crashed into the side of Kenya's highest mountain were confirmed dead Wednesday but the hunt continues for five presumed survivors, Uganda's military said.

Kenya's bid for 2024 Olympicsupdated: Wed Aug 15 2012 20:46:00

Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga shares with CNN his views on Rudisha's gold and Kenya's bid to host the 2024 Olympics

Survivors of Ugandan helicopter crashes sought in Kenyaupdated: Tue Aug 14 2012 14:18:00

Rescue teams searched Tuesday for seven people thought to have survived after three military helicopters came down on the side of Kenya's highest mountain, in a remote area that is home to leopards and rhinoceros.

Ugandan military helicopters go missing on trip to Somaliaupdated: Mon Aug 13 2012 09:57:00

Two military helicopters on their way to deployment in Somalia are missing and one has crash-landed, a Ugandan military spokesman said Monday.

Five things to watch at the Olympics on Sundayupdated: Sun Aug 12 2012 00:30:00

The 2012 London Olympics end Sunday with a music-filled closing ceremony at the Olympic Stadium, but there are still plenty of medals to be won. Fifteen events in 10 sports will take place across the capital on what is the last day of the competition.

Kenya to bid for 2024 Olympicsupdated: Thu Aug 09 2012 21:17:00

Kenya will bid to become the first African nation to host the Olympic Games in 2024, Raila Odinga, the country's prime minister, has said.

Kenyans Mboya, Nyaga win CNN MultiChoice African Journalist awardupdated: Thu Jul 26 2012 08:04:00

A story about an African tribe in India, long-forgotten and little-known, has garnered two Kenyan journalists the top prize at the CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2012 Awards Ceremony.

Abducted aid workers freed in Kenya updated: Mon Jul 02 2012 14:30:00

Four aid workers, who were abducted from Kenya's vast Dadaab refugee complex near the Somali border last week, were freed late Sunday during a shootout with kidnappers, a military official said..

Freed aid worker: Happy to be aliveupdated: Mon Jul 02 2012 14:30:00

Four aid workers are free after a shoot-out in southern Somalia. CNN's David McKenzie reports.

Red Cross: Kenya church attacks kill 17 near Somali border updated: Sun Jul 01 2012 19:38:00

Explosions targeting two churches in Kenya near the Somali border killed at least 17 people, the Red Cross said, in the latest spate of attacks on the East African nation.

Red Cross: Kenya church attacks kill 17updated: Sun Jul 01 2012 19:38:00

CNN's David McKenzie reports on the attacks on two churches in Garissa, Kenya.

Aid workers abducted from Kenyan refugee complexupdated: Sat Jun 30 2012 06:15:00

Five aid workers -- four Europeans and a Kenyan -- were kidnapped from Kenya's vast Dadaab refugee complex near the Somali border, police said Friday.

Lavish and sleek: Kenya's prime property market boom updated: Thu Jun 28 2012 07:12:00

Inside a gated community in a tranquil Kenyan suburb, a group of builders are putting the final touches to the exterior of a lavish, red-tiled villa nestled in the middle of a landscape garden.

Kenya Looks Aheadupdated: Sat Jun 23 2012 14:59:00

Kenya is looking to broaden its trade and investment ties with Moscow. Kenyan PM Raila Odinga talks to CNN.

U.S. Embassy warns of 'imminent' terror threat in Kenyaupdated: Sat Jun 23 2012 14:59:00

U.S. officials in Kenya have warned of an "imminent threat" of a terror attack on Mombasa and urged Americans to leave the port city.

Why Ida Odinga is not your average politician's wifeupdated: Fri Jun 22 2012 05:44:00

It's often proclaimed that "behind a strong man there is a strong woman" -- and in the case of Kenya's prime minister and his wife, the saying seems to be true.

Kenya's female rights championupdated: Fri Jun 22 2012 05:44:00

Her Excellency, Ida Odinga is the wife of Kenya's prime minster and a global leader championing for female rights.

Insurance helps Kenya's herders protect against droughtupdated: Mon Jun 18 2012 07:39:00

Wacho Yayo and his wife Dawe are used to seeing the plants shrivel around them, the earth crack and their cattle die. Every time a drought has hit this elderly couple's village in northern Kenya they have had to rebuild their lives all over again.

Watch elephants play soccerupdated: Fri Jun 15 2012 06:55:00

Elephants play soccer in Thailand, adorned with European flags in honor of Euro 2012.

Kenyan PM wants to take Al-Shabaab stronghold in Somalia by Augustupdated: Tue Jun 12 2012 07:52:00

Kenya's prime minister has put a deadline on capturing a key military objective in Somalia, drawing a line in the sand in his country's war with Islamic militants.

Kenyan government minister among 6 killed in helicopter crashupdated: Sun Jun 10 2012 08:17:00

A helicopter crashed in the outskirts of Nairobi on Sunday, killing the Kenyan internal security minister -- a man who once served as vice president and was a presidential contender in an upcoming election.

Helicopter crash kills Kenyan ministerupdated: Sun Jun 10 2012 08:17:00

Kenyan interior minister George Saitoti and several others were killed in a helicopter crash near Nairobi.

4 aid workers rescued in Afghanistanupdated: Sat Jun 02 2012 13:23:00

Four aid workers kidnapped last month in a remote area of northeastern Afghanistan were rescued Saturday morning, the International Security Assistance Force said.

Kenyan forces take Somali town from militantsupdated: Wed May 30 2012 11:57:00

Kenyan soldiers, as part of African Union forces in Somalia, captured the key Al-Shabaab-controlled town of Afmadow on Wednesday, according to a Kenyan Defence Force spokesman.

Kenya blast injures at least 28, 4 criticallyupdated: Mon May 28 2012 10:19:00

At least 28 people were injured Monday, four of them critically, in an explosion in downtown Nairobi, according to Kenyatta National Hospital.

Gunman hurls grenade at Kenyan church, killing 1 updated: Sun Apr 29 2012 05:41:00

A grenade attack targeting a church in the Kenyan capital left one person dead and 16 others injured Sunday, authorities said.

U.S. Embassy warns of Kenya threatupdated: Mon Apr 23 2012 10:06:00

Terrorists may be planning to attack hotels and government buildings in Kenya, the U.S. Embassy in Nairobi warned Monday.

Kenyan pair dominate the London Marathon with convincing winsupdated: Sun Apr 22 2012 09:00:00

Kenyan pair Wilson Kipsang and Mary Keitany won the men's and women's races at the London Marathon Sunday to serve notice of their gold medal credentials for the Olympics later this year.

Activists use web to fight back in anti-corruption battleupdated: Fri Apr 20 2012 10:03:00

Students asked to fork out thousands of Kenyan shillings for a bursary; drivers pushed to pay police officers for traffic offences; people asked to shell out large sums to speed up the process of getting a new passport or making a land transfer.

Open oil reserves to stop prices rising?updated: Mon Apr 02 2012 08:02:00

IHS CERA managing director Jim Burkhard on why opening the Strategic Petroleum Reserve won't stop gas prices from rising.

Opinion: Can Kenya avoid Africa's resource curse? updated: Mon Apr 02 2012 08:02:00

Not long ago, attending international oil and gas conferences, East Africa was the graveyard session. All the smart money was on the Gulf of Guinea and I and a few other analysts would sit through almost empty sessions more out of courtesy than curiosity.

Grenade attacks kill one, injure 33 in Kenyaupdated: Sun Apr 01 2012 13:11:00

Two separate grenade attacks hit the Kenyan coast Saturday night, killing one person and wounding at least 33 others, officials said.

Oil discovered in Kenyaupdated: Mon Mar 26 2012 11:40:00

Kenya has finally struck oil after decades of exploration, the country's president announced Monday.

Somali pirates release British hostageupdated: Wed Mar 21 2012 19:48:00

CNN's David McKenzie reports on Somali pirates releasing a British hostage who is mourning her murdered husband.

Somali pirates release British hostageupdated: Wed Mar 21 2012 19:48:00

Somali pirates freed a British hostage Wednesday, nearly seven months after she was taken captive in a raid at a Kenyan beach resort in which her husband was killed.

Kenya sets March 2013 election dateupdated: Sat Mar 17 2012 07:31:00

Kenya will hold a general election on March 4 next year, the country's Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission Chairman Issak Hassan announced Saturday.

Death toll from bus station attack in Kenya rises to 6updated: Sun Mar 11 2012 07:13:00

The death toll has risen to six following an attack on a Kenyan bus station that left dozens wounded, the Red Cross said Sunday.

Kenyan farmers hit by khat banupdated: Thu Mar 08 2012 11:12:00

CNN's David McKenzie reports on how farmers in Kenya are being affected by a ban on imports of khat.

Kenyan teens groomed to fight for Somali terroristsupdated: Wed Feb 22 2012 12:40:00

Asha Mohamed sits in her cramped room in Pumwani slum clutching a tiny photo of her son, Harun. He's dressed in a blue-striped tie framed by a crisp white T-shirt -- a typical 15-year-old Kenyan high school student.

Kenyan chief foils robbery via Twitter, highlights reach of social media updated: Sat Feb 18 2012 08:53:00

A Kenyan chief in a town far from the bustling capital foiled a predawn robbery recently using Twitter, highlighting the far-reaching effects of social media in areas that don't have access to the Internet.

Kenya doctor fights mental health stigma in 'traumatized continent'updated: Tue Jan 31 2012 09:27:00

As Kenya's leading psychiatrist, Frank Njenga has been championing the cause of better mental health care on the east African country and the continent for more than three decades.

A psychiatrist in Kenyaupdated: Tue Jan 31 2012 09:27:00

Kenyan psychiatrist Frank Njenga talks to CNN about his journey into mental heath care.

Tribal clashes kill at least 7 in Kenya updated: Sat Jan 28 2012 02:24:00

Clashes between two tribes in northern Kenya left at least seven people dead this week, a local government official said Saturday.

Kenyan leaders to stand trial on human rights violationsupdated: Mon Jan 23 2012 13:41:00

Four Kenyan officials, including Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta, will stand trial on human rights violations that are alleged to have occurred after the 2007 election, the International Criminal Court ruled Monday.

Terror group claims to kill 7, capture others in Kenyan police raidupdated: Thu Jan 12 2012 15:03:00

Al-Shabaab members raided a Kenyan police camp, killing seven and taking others prisoner, the al Qaeda-linked militant Islamist group said Thursday.

Ex-soldier in Al-Shabaab case returns to court updated: Wed Jan 11 2012 02:08:00

A former U.S. Army soldier, charged with attempting to travel to Somalia to join the terrorist group Al-Shabaab, will be in court Wednesday for a detention hearing.

Former Army soldier allegedly tried to join terrorist group in Somaliaupdated: Tue Jan 10 2012 05:23:00

A former U.S. Army soldier was charged Monday with attempting to travel to Somalia to join the terrorist group Al-Shabaab, according to the Justice Department.

Britain warns of terror threats in Kenyaupdated: Sun Jan 08 2012 06:02:00

British officials Saturday warned of terror threats in Kenya as the east African nation battles Islamist militants in neighboring Somalia.

UK warns of terror threats in Kenyaupdated: Sun Jan 08 2012 06:02:00

UK officials warn of terror threats in Kenya as the east African nation battles Islamist militants in neighboring Somali.

Somali, Ethiopian forces take control of trade townupdated: Sat Dec 31 2011 13:01:00

Backed by Ethiopian forces, Somali troops have wrested control of a key trading town after fierce fighting with Islamic militants, officials with Somalia's transitional government and witnesses said Saturday.

AU claims success against Al-Shabaabupdated: Thu Dec 29 2011 09:54:00

African Union forces in Somalia have successfully pushed the Islamic militant group Al-Shabaab out of the capital Mogadishu, a commander told CNN Thursday.

Inside Kenya's war with Al Shabaab updated: Fri Dec 16 2011 05:34:00

We had tried for weeks to get access to Kenya's incursion into lawless Somalia. The go finally came from the Kenyan military in a text message late one Saturday night. We're told to be at the Nairobi's military airbase before dawn.

Kenya's war with Al-Shabaab militantsupdated: Fri Dec 16 2011 05:34:00

CNN's David McKenzie has rare access to the front line of Kenya's war with Al-Shabaab, an al Qaeda-linked militant group.

Training the next Kenyan championupdated: Tue Dec 13 2011 12:58:00

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Kipchoge Keino takes African Voices to his training academy where he trains young people.

Kenya to challenge high court judge's arrest warrant for Sudanese presidentupdated: Wed Nov 30 2011 05:55:00

The Kenyan government plans to appeal a warrant issued by its high court calling for the arrest of the Sudanese president over alleged war crimes.

Sudan expels Kenyan ambassador over Kenyan ruling to arrest al-Bashirupdated: Mon Nov 28 2011 20:34:00

The government of Sudan on Monday ordered Kenya's ambassador to leave the country, after the Kenyan High Court ruled that Sudan's president must be arrested if he sets foot on Kenyan soil.

African leaders: Al-Shabaab operation 'historic opportunity' for securityupdated: Wed Nov 16 2011 12:06:00

The leaders of Kenya, Somalia and Uganda held a closed-door meeting in Nairobi Wednesday, reaffirming their commitment to military operations against the Islamic militant group Al-Shabaab in Somalia.

Kenya's Somalia foray could be quagmireupdated: Wed Nov 16 2011 12:06:00

Kenya makes a military foray into Somalia to pursue armed militants. CNN's David McKenzie reports.

Conflict along Kenya-Somalia border raises danger on both sidesupdated: Tue Nov 15 2011 13:26:00

Two Kenyan police officers were injured in Dadaab refugee camp in Northern Kenya when their vehicle struck a land mine on Tuesday, according to a senior official.

Taking water to remote regionsupdated: Mon Nov 14 2011 11:31:00

How can new packaging help bring clean water to inaccessible parts of the world? Marketplace Africa investigates.

How falling ill with dysentery inspired a Kenyan teenagerupdated: Mon Nov 14 2011 11:31:00

When Joel Mwale was hospitalized with dysentery, his doctors advised him to focus his energies on making a full recovery.

Kenyan Mutai shaves 3 minutes off NYC Marathon recordupdated: Sun Nov 06 2011 17:44:00

Kenya's Geoffrey Mutai set a course record in the ING New York Marathon on Sunday, cutting nearly three minutes from a previous best time that had stood for a decade. David Epstein: New York City Marathon shows speedy evolution of 26.2-mile raceupdated: Sun Nov 06 2011 13:53:00

NEW YORK -- At Sunday's New York City Marathon, Kenyan Geoffrey Mutai detonated the men's course record by over two-and-a-half minutes in 2 hours, 5 minutes, 6 seconds -- with the second and third place finishers also under the course record -- and Ethiopian Firehiwot Dado won the women's race in a swift 2:23:15, the sixth-fastest time ever in the five boroughs. It's been that kind of year.

Will Kenya's battle with Islamists in Somalia succeed?updated: Thu Nov 03 2011 06:33:00

Kenyan troops are battling the Islamic extremist group Al-Shabaab in neighboring Somalia, westerners are being targeted at Kenyan tourist resorts and fears are high of terror attacks in Nairobi. What are the reasons behind the unrest and what is likely to happen next?

Official: Al-Shabaab leaders contact Kenyan government to negotiate updated: Thu Oct 27 2011 14:11:00

Conflicting accounts emerged Thursday over whether the extremist group Al-Shabaab has signaled a desire to negotiate with Kenya amid a Kenyan military offensive targeting the group.

4 killed in attack on car carrying school exam papers, Kenya police sayupdated: Thu Oct 27 2011 09:12:00

Four people were killed and several injured in an attack on a vehicle carrying government officials transporting school examination papers in northeastern Kenya Thursday, police said.

Somalia thanks Kenya after president's criticismupdated: Wed Oct 26 2011 15:11:00

Somalia praised Kenya Wednesday, thanking it for helping battle the Islamic extremist group Al-Shabaab, in an apparent effort to heal tensions sparked by the Somali president's criticism of Kenya earlier this week.

Kenya on edge after attacksupdated: Wed Oct 26 2011 12:44:00

Two separate blasts in Nairobi kill at least one and injure dozens more. CNN's David McKenzie reports.

Kenyan charged in grenade attackupdated: Wed Oct 26 2011 12:44:00

A Kenyan man pleaded guilty Wednesday to being a member of the Islamic militant group Al-Shabaab and was charged with causing grievous bodily harm in a grenade attack on a crowded bus station Monday.

Somali president speaks out against Kenyan incursionupdated: Tue Oct 25 2011 12:51:00

Somalia's president has spoken out against Kenya's military incursion into his country, saying his nation's African neighbor has overstepped its bounds by pursuing Islamic militants beyond its borders.

Kenya blasts kill 1, injure 20updated: Mon Oct 24 2011 16:34:00

Separate blasts rocked the capital of Kenya on Monday, killing at least one person and injuring 20, officials said.

U.S. Embassy warns of imminent terror threat in Kenyaupdated: Sun Oct 23 2011 04:46:00

The U.S. Embassy in Kenya warned it has credible information of an imminent terror attack, days after the east African nation announced it is sending troops to Somalia to battle Islamist militants.

UK police free Britons arrested in Kenya updated: Thu Oct 20 2011 06:32:00

Two 18-year-old men questioned under anti-terrorism legislation after arriving in Britain from Kenya, where they were initially arrested, were released Thursday, police said.

UK police question 2 Britons arrested in Kenyaupdated: Wed Oct 19 2011 14:53:00

Two 18-year-old men were detained Wednesday under anti-terrorism legislation as they arrived in Britain from Kenya, where they were initially arrested, London's Metropolitan Police said.

Breakthrough malaria vaccine tantalizingly closeupdated: Wed Oct 19 2011 11:27:00

A malaria vaccine has eluded scientists for decades, but preliminary results from a phase 3 clinical trial in Africa are providing hope.

Malaria vaccine trial promisingupdated: Wed Oct 19 2011 11:27:00

A trial study finds a malaria vaccine appears to cut infections by half in a one-year period.

France: Frenchwoman kidnapped in Kenya and taken to Somalia dies updated: Wed Oct 19 2011 09:25:00

A Frenchwoman kidnapped from her holiday home in northern Kenya and taken to Somalia has died, the French Foreign Ministry said Wednesday.

Kenya athletics brand has ambitions to take on Nike updated: Wed Oct 19 2011 06:54:00

Kenya is known for producing some of the world's greatest runners and now a company wants to get them noticed wearing a brand from their country.

Somali militants move fighters to border with Kenyaupdated: Tue Oct 18 2011 10:59:00

Islamic militants have moved fighters to the Somali border town of Afmado in an effort to combat Kenyan forces who have entered Somalia, the militant group Al-Shabaab said Tuesday.

Somali militants threaten to enter Kenya if troops don't withdrawupdated: Mon Oct 17 2011 11:05:00

Islamic militants in Somalia have threatened to "come into Kenya" if Kenyan forces do not leave Somalia, according to an online message posted on a jihadist website.

Kenya vows to hit Al-Shabaab across Somali borderupdated: Sun Oct 16 2011 15:55:00

Kenyan troops are pursuing suspected Islamic militants from Al-Shabaab across the border into Somalia, Kenyan government spokesman Alfred Mutua told CNN Sunday.

Agency scales back team after Kenya aid workers abductedupdated: Fri Oct 14 2011 16:42:00

The medical charity Medicins Sans Frontieres -- also known as Doctors without Borders -- said Friday the abduction of two of its workers is jeopardizing assistance to refugees in Kenya.

Aid workers abducted in Kenyan refugee camp, agency saysupdated: Thu Oct 13 2011 15:48:00

Gunmen abducted two workers for the medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres from the Dadaab refugee complex in Kenya Thursday, agency staff told CNN.

Wangari Maathai Revealed: Part 2updated: Thu Oct 13 2011 00:13:00

The Kenyan environmental campaigner returns to Japan and explains the local's meaning of the term Mottainai.

Fears grow over Somali pirates' 'new tactics' after kidnaps, killingupdated: Tue Oct 04 2011 23:35:00

Somalia's pirates have long made the country's coastline a no-go area for sailors, but two brutal attacks on resorts in neighboring Kenya have sparked fears the militants may have dramatically altered their tactics.

Maathai: World mourns passing of 'true African heroine' updated: Mon Oct 03 2011 11:57:00

World leaders have paid tribute to Nobel Laureate Wangari Maathai who passed away while having treatment for ovarian cancer on Monday.

Kenya sends mediators to Somalia after French woman's kidnappingupdated: Sun Oct 02 2011 11:05:00

Kenyan officials sent mediators into Somalia Sunday after captors took a kidnapped French woman there, a Kenyan government official said.

Are Somali pirates shifting tactics?updated: Sun Oct 02 2011 10:53:00

CNN's David McKenzie takes a look at a theory that Somali pirates might be turning to abductions.

Official: Gunmen seize French woman in Kenya, take her to Somalia updated: Sun Oct 02 2011 10:53:00

A French woman seized in northern Kenya was taken to Somalia by her captors after a sea battle to rescue her failed, Kenyan government officials said.

Tom Morello on solo album, politics and racismupdated: Thu Sep 29 2011 12:18:00

"Black Spartacus Heart Attack Machine" is the first single off Tom Morello's new solo album, and it's an ode to his guitar.

Kenyan Nobel laureate Maathai diesupdated: Mon Sep 26 2011 16:00:00

Kenyan Wangari Maathai, the first woman from Africa to win the Nobel Peace Prize, died Monday after a battle with cancer. She was 71.

Maathai 'gave African women a voice' updated: Mon Sep 26 2011 13:06:00

I'm often asked who has been an inspiration in my life and my career. The answer I've always given is Wangari Maathai.

Kenya's Makau sets marathon world record in Berlinupdated: Sun Sep 25 2011 16:34:00

Kenya's Patrick Makau set a new world record for the marathon in Berlin Sunday as previous record holder Haile Gebrselassie of Ethiopia failed to finish.

UK man killed, wife kidnapped in Kenyaupdated: Mon Sep 19 2011 11:09:00

A British man is killed and his wife kidnapped while on holiday at a remote villa in Kenya. ITN's Rohit Kachroo reports.

Experts: Pirates abducted English tourist, hold her in Somaliaupdated: Mon Sep 19 2011 11:09:00

An English tourist kidnapped from a remote Kenyan resort is being held by pirates in a remote corner of Somalia, according to experts and security analysts in Nairobi.

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