DIASPORA NEWS

MPs Move to Reverse Approval of Uhuru's Ambassadorial Nominee Mwende Mwinzi
MPs Move to Reverse Approval of Uhuru's Ambassadorial Nominee Mwe…
The National Assembly has moved to reverse its decision approving Kenyan-American Mwende Mwinzi’s… read more...
Two Kenyans Get Visas to Study in US through ‘Airlift Program’, a Project by US-Based Kenyan-Owned Company
Two Kenyans Get Visas to Study in US through ‘Airlift Program’, a Proj…
Two Kenyan students are set to join top US universities courtesy of the Kenya Airlift Program, an… read more...
I am Going Back to Kenya, Miguna Miguna Announces
I am Going Back to Kenya, Miguna Miguna Announces
Deported Kenyan-Canadian lawyer, Miguna Miguna has announced he will be returning to Kenya soon. In… read more...
Kenyan Woman Arrested for Drunk Driving, Trying to Bribe Police in Kennesaw, Georgia
Kenyan Woman Arrested for Drunk Driving, Trying to Bribe Police in Ken…
A Kenyan woman allegedly offered a bribe to Cobb County police officers who were seeking to arrest… read more...
Kenyan-American Wanjiku Gatheru Makes History as University of Connecticut's First Rhodes Scholar
Kenyan-American Wanjiku Gatheru Makes History as University of Connect…
Wanjiku Gatheru, a Kenyan-American student has made history as the University of Connecticut’s… read more...
Kenyan Man Stabbed to Death at a House Birthday Party in London
Kenyan Man Stabbed to Death at a House Birthday Party in London
A Kenyan family in the United Kingdom is mourning the death of their son who was stabbed during a… read more...
Kenyan Diaspora Entrepreneur Helps Kenya Find New Coffee Market in the US
Kenyan Diaspora Entrepreneur Helps Kenya Find New Coffee Market in the…
Kenya has found a new market for its coffee in the United States, a move that rekindles hope to… read more...
Number of Kenyan Students in US Rises to 3,400 - Third Highest in Africa
Number of Kenyan Students in US Rises to 3,400 - Third Highest in Afri…
Kenya is among the top African countries with a high number of students in United States colleges… read more...
US-Based Kenyan Singer JS Ondara Nominated for Grammy Awards
US-Based Kenyan Singer JS Ondara Nominated for Grammy Awards
US-based Kenyan singer, JS Ondara has been nominated for the 62nd edition of the Grammy awards.… read more...
Kenyan Man, David Njuguna, Sentenced to 5-7 Years in Prison for a Car Crash that Killed a Massachusetts State Trooper
Kenyan Man, David Njuguna, Sentenced to 5-7 Years in Prison for a Car…
A Kenyan man convicted in the death of a Massachusetts State Trooper in a vehicle crash was on… read more...
Roselyn Akombe Reminds Senator Amos Wako Why He was Banned from the US
Roselyn Akombe Reminds Senator Amos Wako Why He was Banned from the US
Former Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Commissioner Roselyn Akombe on… read more...
Son of Former Cabinet Minister Oloo Aringo Living in Squalor in Kenya after Deportation from the US
Son of Former Cabinet Minister Oloo Aringo Living in Squalor in Kenya…
Peter Oloo Aringo, the first-born son of former Alego MP and Education Minister Peter Oloo Aringo… read more...
Kenyan Man Found Dead in underground Train Station in Germany
Kenyan Man Found Dead in underground Train Station in Germany
A Kenyan man who was reported missing in Germany last weekend was on Tuesday night found dead. The… read more...
Diaspora Lobby to Host Summit in Nairobi Next Month
Diaspora Lobby to Host Summit in Nairobi Next Month
Kenya Diaspora Alliance (KDA) is set to host the 6th edition of the Kenya Diaspora Homecoming… read more...
Kenyans in Diaspora Petition MPs for Reforms after Mwende Mwinzi Court Victory
Kenyans in Diaspora Petition MPs for Reforms after Mwende Mwinzi Court…
Kenya Diaspora Alliance (KDA) has presented a petition to the National Assembly seeking to have… read more...
US-Based Lawyer Makau Mutua Reacts as Trump Gov’t Blacklists Senator Amos Wako
US-Based Lawyer Makau Mutua Reacts as Trump Gov’t Blacklists Senator A…
US-based lawyer Prof. Makau Mutua has welcomed Monday’s decision by President Trump administration… read more...
Kenyans in Diaspora Hail Court Ruling on Kenyan-American Mwende Mwinzi’s Case
Kenyans in Diaspora Hail Court Ruling on Kenyan-American Mwende Mwinzi…
Kenyans in the diaspora have welcomed last week’s High Court ruling that allowed Kenyan-American… read more...
Equity Bank’s Share of Diaspora Remittances Hits Sh100 Billion
Equity Bank’s Share of Diaspora Remittances Hits Sh100 Billion
Equity Bank’s share of diaspora remittances hit Sh100 billion in the nine months to September 2019… read more...
Woman with Kenyan Roots, Rose Chebii, Found Dead in St. Augustine, Florida
Woman with Kenyan Roots, Rose Chebii, Found Dead in St. Augustine, Flo…
A 29-year-old woman with Kenyan roots was this week found dead in the Intracoastal Waterway in St.… read more...
Uhuru’s Nominee Mwende Mwinzi Wins Battle to Retain US Citizenship
Uhuru’s Nominee Mwende Mwinzi Wins Battle to Retain US Citizenship
President Kenyatta’s nominee for Kenya’s High Commissioner to South Korea, Mwende Mwinzi has won… read more...
Kenyan Charged with Choking, Sexually Assaulting Another Man While in ICE Detention in Pennsylvania
Kenyan Charged with Choking, Sexually Assaulting Another Man While in…
An arrest warrant for several felonies has been issued for a Kenyan man in York County,… read more...
Kenyans in the Diaspora and the Payment of Taxes in Kenya
Kenyans in the Diaspora and the Payment of Taxes in Kenya
Every Kenyan Citizen who has a Personal Identification Number (PIN) is required to file their tax… read more...
USCIS Proposes Strict Rule Change for Asylum Seekers to Obtain Work Authorization
USCIS Proposes Strict Rule Change for Asylum Seekers to Obtain Work Au…
US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has announced a proposed rule to make it harder for… read more...
US Court Finds Kenyan David Njuguna Guilty in Crash that Killed Massachusetts State Trooper
US Court Finds Kenyan David Njuguna Guilty in Crash that Killed Massac…
A United States court has convicted Kenyan man, David Njuguna of involuntary manslaughter in the… read more...
Are You a Kenyan in the Diaspora and Planning to Return to Kenya? Here is What You Can Relocate With
Are You a Kenyan in the Diaspora and Planning to Return to Kenya? Here…
For a Kenyan who has lived in the diaspora, when moving back to Kenya you are allowed, among other… read more...
US-Based Kenyan Bishop Admonishes Kenyans Who Go Drinking Alcohol at Funerals in the US
US-Based Kenyan Bishop Admonishes Kenyans Who Go Drinking Alcohol at F…
A US-based Kenyan bishop has blasted some Kenyan immigrants living in the US, accusing them of… read more...
Kenyan Nurses in the US Hold a Medical Camp in Atlanta
Kenyan Nurses in the US Hold a Medical Camp in Atlanta
Kenyan nurses in the United States over the weekend gave back to the community by conducting a… read more...
Kenyan Man on Trial for Manslaughter Kicked Out of Massachusetts Court for Being Rowdy
Kenyan Man on Trial for Manslaughter Kicked Out of Massachusetts Court…
A Kenyan man on trial for manslaughter in Worcester, Massachusetts, was last week kicked out of… read more...
Gov’t Opens Probe into Kenya Qatar Diaspora Sacco over alleged Mishandling of Members’ Deposits
Gov’t Opens Probe into Kenya Qatar Diaspora Sacco over alleged Mishand…
The government has placed Kenya Qatar Diaspora Sacco Society under scrutiny following allegations… read more...
Suicide Cases among Kenyan Students in the US Cause Alarm
Suicide Cases among Kenyan Students in the US Cause Alarm
The number of death cases involving Kenyan students abroad, especially in the US, has caused alarm… read more...