DIASPORA NEWS

Kenyan Woman Dies After Being Denied Medical Treatment in Saudi Arabia
Kenyan Woman Dies After Being Denied Medical Treatment in Saudi Arabia…
A Kenyan woman working in Saudi Arabia died after she was denied medical treatment due to lack of… read more...
New Bill Seeks to Lock Out Kenyan Dual Citizens from Diplomatic Jobs
New Bill Seeks to Lock Out Kenyan Dual Citizens from Diplomatic Jobs
A new Bill seeking to block Kenyan dual citizenship holders from being appointed to diplomatic… read more...
Family of Kenyan Woman Whose Ailing Daughter Needs World’s Most Expensive Drug Receives Sh146 Million from Well-Wishers
Family of Kenyan Woman Whose Ailing Daughter Needs World’s Most Expens…
The family of a Kenyan woman whose ailing daughter needs the world’s most expensive drug to save… read more...
Kenyan Embassy in Washington, DC Suspends in-Person Consular Services after COVID-19 Exposure
Kenyan Embassy in Washington, DC Suspends in-Person Consular Services…
The Kenyan embassy in Washington, DC has suspended all in-person consular services at the Embassy… read more...
Kenyan Mosque Offended by Jay Z's T-Shirt Design, Demands Apology from US-Based Kenyan Designer
Kenyan Mosque Offended by Jay Z's T-Shirt Design, Demands Apology…
Leaders of the Riyadha Mosque and Islamic Centre in Lamu have demanded an apology from a US-based… read more...
Government to Use Investment Incentives to Lure Kenyans in the Diaspora
Government to Use Investment Incentives to Lure Kenyans in the Diaspor…
Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has revealed plans to develop a framework that will offer incentives to… read more...
Kenyan Comedian 'Brigeddia General' Graduates from US Military Academy
Kenyan Comedian 'Brigeddia General' Graduates from US Milita…
Kenyan comedian Francis Onono, alias Brigeddia General, on Friday graduated from the US military… read more...
“No One Should Accept It”: US-Based Kenyan Scholar Makau Mutua Says Russia’s Sputnik V is a “Rogue” Vaccine
“No One Should Accept It”: US-Based Kenyan Scholar Makau Mutua Says Ru…
US-based Kenyan scholar Prof. Makau Mutua has expressed his opinion on the Sputnik V COVID-19… read more...
Kenyan-Born Scholar Prof. Ombati Manyibe Elected Chairman of Langston University Faculty Senate
Kenyan-Born Scholar Prof. Ombati Manyibe Elected Chairman of Langston…
Prof. Edward Ombati Manyibe, a Kenyan-born scholar has been elected as the new chairman of Langston… read more...
US-Based Kenyan Author Ngugi wa Thiong'o Makes History After Getting Nominated for 2021 International Booker Prize
US-Based Kenyan Author Ngugi wa Thiong'o Makes History After Gett…
Renowned US-based Kenyan author Ngugi wa Thiong'o has been nominated for the prestigious 2021… read more...
Kenyan Singer Bamboo Claims He was Bewitched After Returning to Kenya from the US
Kenyan Singer Bamboo Claims He was Bewitched After Returning to Kenya…
Popular Kenyan singer Simon Kimani, better known by his stage name Bamboo, claims that he was… read more...
Meet Joy Ngugi, a 24-Year-Old Kenyan-Born Woman Working at the White House
Meet Joy Ngugi, a 24-Year-Old Kenyan-Born Woman Working at the White H…
At the age of 24 years, Kenyan-American woman Joy Ngugi is one of the youngest White House staff… read more...
Former US President Barack Obama Mourns His Grandmother Sarah Obama
Former US President Barack Obama Mourns His Grandmother Sarah Obama
Former US President Barack Obama has mourned his grandmother Mama Sarah Obama, who died on Monday… read more...
Kenyans in Diaspora Share Their Experiences of Getting COVID-19 Vaccine
Kenyans in Diaspora Share Their Experiences of Getting COVID-19 Vaccin…
Kenyans in the diaspora have shared their opinions and experiences about the COVID-19 vaccine. Some… read more...
Kenya Native Caroline Njau Appointed Chief Nursing Officer of Children's Minnesota, the 7th Largest Pediatric Health System in the US
Kenya Native Caroline Njau Appointed Chief Nursing Officer of Children…
Kenyan-born healthcare professional Caroline Njau has been appointed as the new senior vice… read more...
Kenyan Mother Offers to Sell Kidney to Bail Out Son Languishing in Jail Abroad
Kenyan Mother Offers to Sell Kidney to Bail Out Son Languishing in Jai…
A desperate Kenyan mother is seeking to sell one of her kidneys in order to bail out her son, who… read more...
Kenyans Working in Qatar to Earn Minimum Monthly Wage of Sh55,000
Kenyans Working in Qatar to Earn Minimum Monthly Wage of Sh55,000
Kenyans and other immigrants working in Qatar are set to earn a minimum wage of 1,000 Qatari Riyals… read more...
Kenyan Politician Jeffer Kassam Dies of Cancer, Buried in India
Kenyan Politician Jeffer Kassam Dies of Cancer, Buried in India
Kenyan politician Jeffer Kassam has died in India while receiving treatment for cancer. The former… read more...
US-Based Kenyan IT Consultant Bags Top Global Education Award
US-Based Kenyan IT Consultant Bags Top Global Education Award
A US-based Kenyan IT consultant has won a top international award for his efforts in promoting… read more...
15-Year-Old Nigerian Girl Beats Students from US, UK, India and China to Win Global Maths Competition
15-Year-Old Nigerian Girl Beats Students from US, UK, India and China…
A 15-year-old Nigerian girl was named the winner of the just-concluded Global Open Mathematics… read more...
Missing Kenyan Man Found Dead in Norfolk, Virginia
Missing Kenyan Man Found Dead in Norfolk, Virginia
A 27-year-old Kenyan-born man who went missing in Virginia in December, 2020 has been found dead.… read more...
Kenyan Woman Wins Australian of the Year Award for Improving Women's Lives
Kenyan Woman Wins Australian of the Year Award for Improving Women…
A Kenyan-born woman living in Australia was earlier this year feted for her role in helping women… read more...
Atlanta-Based Kenyan Pastor Gifts 16-year-old Daughter Brand New Mercedes Benz on Her Birthday
Atlanta-Based Kenyan Pastor Gifts 16-year-old Daughter Brand New Merce…
Atlanta-based Kenyan pastor Dr. Jacob Kinyanjui Ng’ang’a, alias KN Jacob, gifted his daughter a… read more...
Departed Kenyan Singer Christian Longomba to be Buried in the US
Departed Kenyan Singer Christian Longomba to be Buried in the US
Departed Kenyan-born singer Christian Longomba is set to be laid to rest in the US, where he died… read more...
Kenyan Who Lost Five Family Members in the Ethiopian Plane Crash Donates Sh48 Million to Charity Abroad
Kenyan Who Lost Five Family Members in the Ethiopian Plane Crash Donat…
A Kenyan man who lost five family members in the March 10th, 2019 Ethiopian Airlines plane crash… read more...
Kenyans in Diaspora Launch Institute to Promote Kiswahili in the US
Kenyans in Diaspora Launch Institute to Promote Kiswahili in the US
A group of Kenyans living in the diaspora has established an institution to promote the Kiswahili… read more...
 Kajiado Family Devastated after Daughter Died in Bahrain
Kajiado Family Devastated after Daughter Died in Bahrain
Remains of a Kenyan who died under unclear circumstances, is at a Bahrain hospital mortuary, 20… read more...
Kenyan Singer Christian Longomba Dies in the US
Kenyan Singer Christian Longomba Dies in the US
Kenyan-born singer Christian Longomba has died in the United States. Christian, who was battling a… read more...
Body of US-Based Kenyan Woman Buried By Lover in Texas Exhumed After Court Order
Body of US-Based Kenyan Woman Buried By Lover in Texas Exhumed After C…
The body of Dorothy Bosibori Ongera, a 35-year-old Kenyan woman who was buried by her partner in… read more...
'Chanjo': Kenyan Woman Releases Song Encouraging the African Community in Vermont to Take COVID-19 Vaccine
'Chanjo': Kenyan Woman Releases Song Encouraging the African…
Irene Kerubo Webster, a Kenyan woman living in the US has released a Swahili song that encourages… read more...