DIASPORA NEWS

Kenyan Nurse in the Diaspora Builds Posh Apartment Building in Mombasa with Ocean Views After Saving for 20 Years
Kenyan Nurse in the Diaspora Builds Posh Apartment Building in Mombasa…
A Kenyan healthcare professional based in Australia has opened up on how she managed to build a… read more...
US-Based Kenyan Pastor Donates Thika Mansion to Residents
US-Based Kenyan Pastor Donates Thika Mansion to Residents
A US-based Kenyan pastor has reportedly donated her multi-million-shilling mansion in Thika to be… read more...
Ruto Reaches Out to Kenyans in the Diaspora Ahead of the 2022 General Elections
Ruto Reaches Out to Kenyans in the Diaspora Ahead of the 2022 General…
Deputy President William Ruto has intensified his 2022 presidential campaign by reaching out to… read more...
Prof. Makau Mutua Moves to Court After JSC Fails to Shortlist Him for Chief Justice Post
Prof. Makau Mutua Moves to Court After JSC Fails to Shortlist Him for…
Renowned US-based Kenyan attorney Prof. Makau Mutua has moved to court after the Judicial Service… read more...
Kenyan Man Found Dead in His Apartment in North Plainfield, New Jersey
Kenyan Man Found Dead in His Apartment in North Plainfield, New Jersey…
The Kenyan community in New Jersey is mourning the death of one of their own Micah Nyaenda Oirere.… read more...
Government to Roll Out Insurance Cover for Kenyans Seeking Jobs Abroad
Government to Roll Out Insurance Cover for Kenyans Seeking Jobs Abroad…
The government has revealed plans to launch insurance cover for Kenyans seeking jobs abroad,… read more...
Kenyans in India Asked to Contact Embassy Amid COVID-19 Surge
Kenyans in India Asked to Contact Embassy Amid COVID-19 Surge
Kenyans in India have been asked to contact Kenya’s High Commission in New Delhi following a surge… read more...
Kenyans in Diaspora Defy COVID-19 Shocks, Send Home Sh31.5 Billion in March
Kenyans in Diaspora Defy COVID-19 Shocks, Send Home Sh31.5 Billion in…
Kenyans abroad continued to defy the COVID-19 pandemic shocks to send home $290.8 million (Sh31.5… read more...
Drama as Protesting Kenyan-Born Woman Blocks a Road in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota
Drama as Protesting Kenyan-Born Woman Blocks a Road in Brooklyn Center…
A Kenyan woman caused drama at Brooklyn Center in Minnesota on Monday after she sat in the middle… read more...
Kenyan Researcher Facing Espionage Charges in Somalia
Kenyan Researcher Facing Espionage Charges in Somalia
A Kenyan researcher is among six people who are facing charges of spying and leaking State secrets… read more...
Kenyan Man in California Who Embezzled $36 Million from His Employer's Clients Sentenced to 10 years in Federal Prison
Kenyan Man in California Who Embezzled $36 Million from His Employer…
A Kenyan man who pleaded guilty to embezzling over $36 million from his employer’s client has been… read more...
Kenya Native Stewart Waithanji Charged with Murder After Hit-and-Run Crash Kills 74-Year-Old Man in California
Kenya Native Stewart Waithanji Charged with Murder After Hit-and-Run C…
A 28-year-old Kenyan man has been arrested in California following a hit-and-run collision that led… read more...
Kenyan-British Woman Cynthia Muthoni Feted by UK Parliament over Her Petition on Racism
Kenyan-British Woman Cynthia Muthoni Feted by UK Parliament over Her P…
A 23-year-old Kenyan-British woman has been awarded by the UK Parliament courtesy of her petition… read more...
Son of Slain US-Based Man Nicholas Njoroge Found Fit to Stand Trial
Son of Slain US-Based Man Nicholas Njoroge Found Fit to Stand Trial
Lawrence Warunge, the murder suspect who admitted to killing five people including his parents,… read more...
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...