Kenya

United States | The Republic of Kenya’s National Day

United States – On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I offer my congratulations on the occasion of Kenya’s 55th Jamhuri Day. The United States and Kenya maintain strong government and people-to-people ties, and I am proud of this enduring relationship that continues to deepen and flourish. Through our new Strategic … Continue reading United States | The Republic of Kenya’s National Day

United States | Assistant Secretary Madison Travels to Kenya for Global Forum on Drug Use Treatment and Prevention

United States – On Monday, December 10, experts and practitioners from 83 countries in the field of drug use prevention and treatment will gather in Nairobi, Kenya for the fourth annual workshop of the International Society of Substance Use Prevention and Treatment Professionals (ISSUP). Assistant Secretary Kirsten D. Madison of the Bureau of International Narcotics … Continue reading United States | Assistant Secretary Madison Travels to Kenya for Global Forum on Drug Use Treatment and Prevention

NAIROBI, Kenya | Kenya: 3 Chinese to be charged with bribing investigators

NAIROBI, Kenya — Three Chinese nationals will be charged by the country’s anticorruption authority for paying a bribe to influence the outcome of fraud investigations, Kenya’s director of public prosecutions said Sunday. The three Chinese men work for the China Roads and Bridge Corp. at the Standard Gauge Railway in the coastal city of Mombasa, … Continue reading NAIROBI, Kenya | Kenya: 3 Chinese to be charged with bribing investigators

NAIROBI, Kenya | Kenya: 3 Chinese to be charged with bribing i006Evestigators

NAIROBI, Kenya — Kenya’s director of public prosecutions says three Chinese nationals will be charged by the country’s anticorruption authority for paying a bribe to influence the outcome of fraud investigations. Noordin Haji said Sunday the three Chinese men work for the China Roads and Bridge Corp. at the Standard Gauge Railway in the coastal … Continue reading NAIROBI, Kenya | Kenya: 3 Chinese to be charged with bribing i006Evestigators

United States | Assistant Secretary Nagy Travels to Ethiopia, Djibouti, Eritrea, Kenya, and Germany

United States – Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of African Affairs Tibor P. Nagy will travel to Ethiopia, Djibouti, Eritrea, Kenya, and Germany from November 27 to December 8, 2018. During his trip, Assistant Secretary Nagy will focus on promoting stronger trade and commercial ties between the United States and Africa, harnessing the potential of … Continue reading United States | Assistant Secretary Nagy Travels to Ethiopia, Djibouti, Eritrea, Kenya, and Germany

NEW YORK | Ethiopia’s Desisa, Kenya’s Keitany win NYC Marathon

NEW YORK — Mary Keitany of Kenya and Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia won the New York City Marathon on Sunday, with Keitany dominating the strong women’s field for her fourth victory in the event and Desisa surging ahead of two other runners near the finish line. Desisa, 28, held off countryman Shura Kitata by 1.99 … Continue reading NEW YORK | Ethiopia’s Desisa, Kenya’s Keitany win NYC Marathon

NAIROBI, Kenya | Kip Keino hands himself over to police in corruption case

NAIROBI, Kenya  — Running great Kip Keino has handed himself over to police and is under arrest following allegations he and six other Kenyan sports and government officials embezzled and misappropriated more than $545,000 set aside for their team at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Keino, former sports minister Hassan Wario and two other … Continue reading NAIROBI, Kenya | Kip Keino hands himself over to police in corruption case