DIASPORA NEWS

Judge in Florida Reverses Jury’s $2.75 Million Reward to Kenyan-American Doctor in Racial Discrimination Lawsuit
Judge in Florida Reverses Jury’s $2.75 Million Reward to Kenyan-Americ…
A judge in Florida has quashed a jury’s ruling that awarded Kenyan-born doctor Baiywo Rop $2.75… read more...
Kenyan-Born Bernard Lagat Named Head Coach of Arizona University’s Cross Country Team
Kenyan-Born Bernard Lagat Named Head Coach of Arizona University’s Cro…
The University of Arizona has appointed Kenyan-American Bernard Lagat as the head coach of its… read more...
Kenyan Embassy Official Andrew Onyuna Dies in Gaithersburg, Maryland
Kenyan Embassy Official Andrew Onyuna Dies in Gaithersburg, Maryland
The Kenyan Embassy in the United States is mourning the death of one of its members of staff.… read more...
Minnesota-Based Kenyan-American Attorney Launches Bid for Nyamira Governor Seat
Minnesota-Based Kenyan-American Attorney Launches Bid for Nyamira Gove…
Kenyan-American immigration attorney Henry Ongeri has formally launched his bid for Nyamira… read more...
Senator Irungu Kang'ata in the US Ahead of UDA Party Office Launch in Seattle
Senator Irungu Kang'ata in the US Ahead of UDA Party Office Launc…
Murang’a Senator Irungu Kang’ata has arrived in the US ahead of the launch of the United Democratic… read more...
Deputy President William Ruto's UDA Party to Open Diaspora Office in the US
Deputy President William Ruto's UDA Party to Open Diaspora Office…
United Democratic Alliance (UDA), a party linked to Deputy President William Ruto, is set to open… read more...
Gov't to Start Distributing Huduma Namba Cards to Kenyans in the Diaspora
Gov't to Start Distributing Huduma Namba Cards to Kenyans in the…
The government is set to begin distributing Huduma Namba cards to Kenyans in the diaspora. The… read more...
Kenyan Family in Lowell, Massachusetts Left Homeless After Fire Guts Down Houses
Kenyan Family in Lowell, Massachusetts Left Homeless After Fire Guts D…
A Kenyan family living in Lowell, Massachusetts was left homeless after their house was destroyed… read more...
Miguna Miguna Wins Big in Case over His Deportation
Miguna Miguna Wins Big in Case over His Deportation
The Appeals Court has declined to suspend a High Court ruling that declared the deportation of… read more...
US-Based Kenyan Woman Lands Deal to Sell Her Coffee Brand in Trader Joe's Stores across the US
US-Based Kenyan Woman Lands Deal to Sell Her Coffee Brand in Trader Jo…
US-based Kenyan-born entrepreneur Margaret Nyamumbo has landed a deal to sell her coffee brand ‘… read more...
Kenya Turns to Labor Export to Boost Diaspora Remittances
Kenya Turns to Labor Export to Boost Diaspora Remittances
The government has revealed plans to boost labor exports in a bid to increase Kenya’s diaspora… read more...
Qatar Frees Kenyan Migrant Worker After Four Weeks in Solitary Confinement
Qatar Frees Kenyan Migrant Worker After Four Weeks in Solitary Confine…
A Kenyan migrant worker who was arrested and detained in Qatar for four weeks has finally been… read more...
Bashir Mohamed's Family Seeks US Help to Unravel His Murder
Bashir Mohamed's Family Seeks US Help to Unravel His Murder
The family of slain Somali-American businessman Bashir Mohamed wants US authorities to help… read more...
Meet Dr. Joe Karogi, Who Helps Kenyan Migrants Settle Down in the US
Meet Dr. Joe Karogi, Who Helps Kenyan Migrants Settle Down in the US
31 years ago, Dr. Joe Karogi embarked on a journey to help Kenyans relocating to the US to… read more...
Kenyan Migrant Worker Charged with Receiving Payment to Spread Disinformation in Qatar
Kenyan Migrant Worker Charged with Receiving Payment to Spread Disinfo…
A Kenyan national working in Qatar has been charged with receiving payment to spread disinformation… read more...
Revealed: Woman Arrested at JKIA over Amazon Web Worker Scam is a Renowned Counselor in Houston, Texas
Revealed: Woman Arrested at JKIA over Amazon Web Worker Scam is a Reno…
More details about Stacey Marie Parker, the woman linked to the Amazon Web Worker Ponzi scheme,… read more...
Kenyan Man Found Dead in His Apartment in Omaha, Nebraska
Kenyan Man Found Dead in His Apartment in Omaha, Nebraska
A 49-year-old Kenyan man was last week found dead in his house in the US state of Nebraska. Stephen… read more...
Top 2011 KCSE Candidate Job Nalianya Thriving in the US
Top 2011 KCSE Candidate Job Nalianya Thriving in the US
Job Nalianya, the top student in the 2011 Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) exam, is… read more...
Kenyans in Diaspora Reject Foreign Service Bill 2021
Kenyans in Diaspora Reject Foreign Service Bill 2021
A section of Kenyans in the diaspora have opposed the Foreign Service Bill 2021, which is currently… read more...
Roselyn Akombe Overjoyed as Daughter Graduates from New York University
Roselyn Akombe Overjoyed as Daughter Graduates from New York Universit…
Former Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) commissioner Roselyn Akombe is a… read more...
Distraught Kenyan Family Appeals for Help After Kin’s Mysterious Death in Saudi Arabia
Distraught Kenyan Family Appeals for Help After Kin’s Mysterious Death…
A Kenyan family is in dismay after their kin died under mysterious circumstances in Saudi Arabia.… read more...
Ailing Kenyan Seeks Help to Return Home After Mistreatment by Employer in Saudi Arabia
Ailing Kenyan Seeks Help to Return Home After Mistreatment by Employer…
A Kenyan domestic worker who is currently stuck in Saudi Arabia is appealing for help to return… read more...
Missing Kenyan Man Found Dead in a Creek in Atlanta, Georgia
Missing Kenyan Man Found Dead in a Creek in Atlanta, Georgia
A Kenyan man who was reported missing in Atlanta, Georgia last week has been found dead. The… read more...
US Embassy Speaks After Mysterious Disappearance of Somali-American Engineer in Nairobi
US Embassy Speaks After Mysterious Disappearance of Somali-American En…
The US embassy in Nairobi has issued a statement following the mysterious disappearance of Somali-… read more...
Kenyan Man Robbed and Murdered in India
Kenyan Man Robbed and Murdered in India
A 51-year-old Kenyan man who had traveled to India for specialized treatment was on Monday found… read more...
Kenyan-Born Scholar Credited for Solving London's Transport Crisis Promoted
Kenyan-Born Scholar Credited for Solving London's Transport Crisi…
A Kenyan-born scholar who is credited for solving London’s traffic crisis has earned a promotion.… read more...
Kenyan Man Finds Success in Farming After Quitting a Lucrative Job in the US
Kenyan Man Finds Success in Farming After Quitting a Lucrative Job in…
Jacktone Ambole has found success in farming in Kenya after quitting a well-paying job in the US.… read more...
Kenyans in Diaspora Send Home Sh32 Billion in April
Kenyans in Diaspora Send Home Sh32 Billion in April
Kenyans living and working abroad have continued to defy COVID-19 shocks to send home more cash.… read more...
Girl Requiring World's Most Expensive Drug to Save Her Life Receives $1.8 Million in Contributions
Girl Requiring World's Most Expensive Drug to Save Her Life Recei…
Well-wishers have contributed $1.8 million towards the treatment of Ayah Lundt, a 15-month-old baby… read more...
Kenyan-Born Woman Picked as a Finalist for Miss/Mrs. Africa UK Finals
Kenyan-Born Woman Picked as a Finalist for Miss/Mrs. Africa UK Finals
A Kenyan-born woman is elated after she was chosen as a finalist of Miss/Mrs. Africa UK 2020/2021.… read more...