Archives for September 2012
By Kenya Today A great speech by the retiring H.E Mwai Kibaki at the UN General Assembly.
By Kenya Today KDF Tweet:Â â€œKDF TROOPS HAVE TAKEN CONTROL OF KISMAYU!!!â€ The Kenya Defense Forces has taken control of Kismayu the last stronghold of Somali militants-Al shabaab. KDF spokesman Col Cyrus Oguna claimed victory stating that Kismayu was liberated at 2 am on Friday with jets and ground forces. Several Alshabaab warriors were killed during […]
BY: Kenya Today and Agencies Israel‘s prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, used his slot of addressing the UN general assembly on Thursday night to call on the international community to set a “clear, red line” to stop the progress of the Iranian nuclear programme. Mr Netanyahu claimed Iran was only one year shy of a nuclear […]
By Kenya Travel Kenya won several distinctions in just concluded World Travel Awards for Africa 2012. A WTA distinction is the most prestigious award in the travel industry, comparable to the Oscars. Kenya’s winners: Swahili Beach (Beach Resort) The Savora StanleyÂ (Business Hotel) The Great Rift Valley Lodge & Golf ResortÂ (Golf Resort) The Savora StanleyÂ (Hotel) Leopard […]
Burning tyres in Mombasa in August during the riots that followed the death of a radical Muslim cleric, Aboud Rogo. Photograph: Stringer/Reuters Anti-terrorism bill would increase authority of force suspected of involvement in disappearances of alleged militants BY: Clar Ni Chonghaile in Nairobi for the guardian.co.uk, Thursday 27 September 2012 07.00 BST Muslim leaders in […]
Firebrand politician mocks South African president after reports that he would face more serious charges prove unfounded