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November 2, 2017 3:29 AM A Year of Donald Trump: Key moments

Delivered on the steps of the Capitol, Trump's grim-toned inauguration speech depicted America as an economic basket case overrun by crime, street gangs and other blight, and attacked the politicians standing by him on the podium as pampered opportunists who prospered in government while everyday people missed out. Trump pledged to stop "this American 194

November 1, 2017 8:24 AM TALES OF COURAGE: Meet the man with a jumbo life mission

If Jim Justus Nyamu’s shoes could talk, they would tell tales from the thousands of kilometres they have traversed all in a bid to save the jumbo. From Marsabit to Voi to Mombasa and now eyeing the United Kingdom, they have seen it all. A trained research scientist, his love for elephants began when his uncle brought home a wildlife magazine when he was just 14. He was fascinated 46

October 31, 2017 7:58 AM Security increased as KCPE exams start

Security has been heightened in terror prone Lamu and Tana River counties as Standard Eight candidates started their national exams. Coast regional police boss Larry Kieng said security had been heightened in terror prone areas of Lamu and Tana River to counter Al-Shabaab attacks. Mr Kieng said enough officers had been deployed to schools in Lamu that were affected 37

October 31, 2017 12:58 AM State Department issues travel warning for Niger

The State Department on Monday urged United States citizens not to travel to Niger or surrounding area in a travel warning that cited kidnappings by terrorist organizations. “Terrorist organizations, armed groups, and smugglers operate in the areas bordering Mali, Libya, and throughout northern Niger,” the travel warning said. “Mali-based extremist groups 38

October 30, 2017 3:04 PM Champions League: Group F permutations

CENTRE OF ATTENTION: Kevin causes more panic in the Napoli defensive ranks The Blues travel to Napoli for matchday four as Group F table-toppers, with nine points from a possible nine after the opening three games. Shakhtar Donetsk are second on six points, the Serie A outfit sit third with one win and two defeats to their name, while Feyenoord are yet to pick up any points 26

October 28, 2017 4:04 PM Gor Maha defender called for Uganda Cranes WCQ

Gor Mahia defender, Godfrey Walusimbi has received a second cal to eh Uganda Cranes squad. The East Africa football giants will travel to Congo Brazzaville on November 12 for a World Cup qualifier. Walusimbi who extended his stay at K’Ogalo was once again handed the second call-up in under a month after he was made it to Uganda Crane’s squad that played 29

October 27, 2017 7:53 PM Visa hitch forces Kenya out of SA Sevens event

Nairobi - Kenya's sevens national team will not take part in an international tournament in Stellenbosch, South Africa this weekend after their travel plans hit a visa snag on Friday, officials said. Kenya were expected to be one of three top teams, alongside hosts South Africa, to compete in the two-day tournament which acts as a build-up for the upcoming 28

October 26, 2017 1:02 PM Kenya Railways to begin inter-county SGR train service on Nov 1

Kenya Railways (KR) will from November 1 start a morning inter-county passenger service on the Madaraka Express train between Mombasa and Nairobi, with the express service moved to 3:30pm. In a statement on Thursday, Transport Secretary James Macharia said the inter-county trains will stop at Athi River, Emali, Kibwezi, Mtito Andei, Voi, Miasenyi and Emali 44

October 25, 2017 11:09 PM Nonprofit works with veterinarians and farmers to protect rhinos from poachers in South Africa

Christine Romo/ABC News(SOUTH AFRICA) — It may seem like a jarring scene — a rhinoceros, sedated, as veterinary staff saw off its horn — but this is now becoming increasingly common across South Africa as farmers and others desperately try to save the animals from extinction. “It’s the lesser of two evils. Do you leave the horn and let someone poach 55

October 25, 2017 3:15 PM Green light for Kenya's repeat election after court collapses

Kenya will hold a controversial repeat presidential election on Thursday as planned, the head of the election commission has announced. Uhuru Kenyatta, who is seeking a second term, won in August but the poll is being held again over irregularities. Opposition candidate Raila Odinga has called on his supporters to join him in boycotting the ballot 39