DIASPORA NEWS

Kenyan Immigrant's Startup Gets a $225,000 Slot in Amazon Web Services Accelerator for Black Women Founders
Kenyan Immigrant's Startup Gets a $225,000 Slot in Amazon Web Ser…
A US-based software startup founded by Kenyan immigrant Diana Muturia has been selected for the… read more...
Alleged Kenyan-Born Serial Killer Billy Chemirmir to Go on Trial for a Second Murder Charge in Dallas
Alleged Kenyan-Born Serial Killer Billy Chemirmir to Go on Trial for a…
Kenyan-born murder convict Billy Kipkorir Chemirmir, who is charged with killing 22 women in the US… read more...
Fundraiser Initiated in Aid of Miguna Miguna’s Homecoming
Fundraiser Initiated in Aid of Miguna Miguna’s Homecoming
A fundraiser has been initiated ahead of lawyer Miguna Miguna’s return to Kenya this month after… read more...
Car Driven by Missing Kenyan Teen in Georgia Found, a Search Party Planned for Saturday
Car Driven by Missing Kenyan Teen in Georgia Found, a Search Party Pla…
The family of a Kenyan teenager who was reported missing in the US state of Georgia has organized a… read more...
Prosecutors Hoping to Convince Jury That Boyfriend of Missing Kenyan Woman in the US Killed Her
Prosecutors Hoping to Convince Jury That Boyfriend of Missing Kenyan W…
The trial of Darnell Sterling, who is accused of murdering his Kenyan girlfriend Olga Ooro in… read more...
Kenyan Family Searching for Their Missing Son in Douglasville, Georgia
Kenyan Family Searching for Their Missing Son in Douglasville, Georgia
A Kenyan family in Georgia is appealing for help to find their son, who has been missing for days.… read more...
Hellen Nyabuto's Parents Visit the Swimming Pool in Canada  Where Their Daughter Drowned
Hellen Nyabuto's Parents Visit the Swimming Pool in Canada Where…
The parents of Hellen Wendy Nyabuto, a Kenyan student who died while swimming in Canada last month… read more...
Kenyan Woman Murdered by Her Canadian Employer’s Son in Egypt
Kenyan Woman Murdered by Her Canadian Employer’s Son in Egypt
A Kenyan family is seeking answers following the alleged murder of their daughter in Cairo, Egypt… read more...
Alfred Mutua Named Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs and Diaspora
Alfred Mutua Named Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs and Diaspora
President Ruto has appointed former Machakos Governor Dr. Alfred Mutua as the Cabinet Secretary for… read more...
Miguna Miguna Changes Homecoming Date Due to 'Popular Demand'
Miguna Miguna Changes Homecoming Date Due to 'Popular Demand…
Kenyan-Canadian attorney Miguna Miguna has changed his travel schedule due to “popular demand” and… read more...
Saudi Arabia Becomes Third-Largest Source of Diaspora Remittances to Kenya After US and UK
Saudi Arabia Becomes Third-Largest Source of Diaspora Remittances to K…
Despite growing cases of abuse and ill-treatment of Kenyan domestic workers in Saudi Arabia, the… read more...
Miguna Miguna Announces Says is Going Back to Kenya Next Month
Miguna Miguna Announces Says is Going Back to Kenya Next Month
Kenyan-Canadian attorney Miguna Miguna says he is returning to Kenya next month, following his… read more...
Reward Fund Launched in Search of Irene Gakwa, a Missing Kenyan Woman in the US
Reward Fund Launched in Search of Irene Gakwa, a Missing Kenyan Woman…
A GoFundMe page has been created to collect money that will be paid out to the person who gives… read more...
Miguna Miguna Demands Sh7 Million Compensation from Matiang'i and Kibicho
Miguna Miguna Demands Sh7 Million Compensation from Matiang'i and…
Kenyan-Canadian attorney Miguna Miguna has put outgoing Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i… read more...
Miguna Miguna Gets a New Kenyan Passport Courtesy of President Ruto
Miguna Miguna Gets a New Kenyan Passport Courtesy of President Ruto
Kenyan-Canadian attorney Miguna Miguna has been issued a new Kenyan passport, setting the stage for… read more...
PS Macharia Kamau Welcomes President Ruto’s Move to Create Diaspora Ministry
PS Macharia Kamau Welcomes President Ruto’s Move to Create Diaspora Mi…
Foreign Affairs Principal Secretary Amb. Macharia Kamau has endorsed the move to create the… read more...
PS Macharia Kamau Says Some Kenyans in Saudi Arabia are Not Submissive Enough to Their Masters
PS Macharia Kamau Says Some Kenyans in Saudi Arabia are Not Submissive…
Foreign Affairs Principal Secretary Amb. Macharia Kamau has blamed the mistreatment of some Kenyans… read more...
Where Are Kenyans in the US? Questions Asked as Search for Missing Irene Gakwa Continues
Where Are Kenyans in the US? Questions Asked as Search for Missing Ire…
Even as the search for Irene Gakwa continues in Wyoming, her Kenyan compatriots in the U.S have… read more...
US-Based Kenyan Fintech Startup Launches a Digital Banking App for African Immigrants
US-Based Kenyan Fintech Startup Launches a Digital Banking App for Afr…
U.S-based Kenyan fintech company WayaPay has launched its full-service digital bank and money… read more...
Kenyans in the Diaspora Send Home Sh37.4 Billion in August
Kenyans in the Diaspora Send Home Sh37.4 Billion in August
Kenyans living and working abroad sent home $310.5 million (Sh37.4 billion) in August 2022,… read more...
Kenyan-Born Nurse in Massachusetts Pleads Guilty in a $100 million Home Health Care Fraud Scheme
Kenyan-Born Nurse in Massachusetts Pleads Guilty in a $100 million Hom…
A Kenyan-born nurse in the U.S has pleaded guilty in connection with a $100 million (Sh12 billion)… read more...
Fiancé Charged with Draining Bank Accounts of Kenyan Woman Missing in the US
Fiancé Charged with Draining Bank Accounts of Kenyan Woman Missing in…
It is nearly seven months since Kenyan woman Irene Gakwa was reported missing in Gillette, Wyoming… read more...
US-Based Kenyan Fintech Startup to Launch a Money Transfer App Targeting Africans in the Diaspora
US-Based Kenyan Fintech Startup to Launch a Money Transfer App Targeti…
WayaPay, a Kenyan and US-based fintech startup is set to launch a full-service digital bank and… read more...
Miguna Still Waiting for President Ruto to Lift Red Alerts Hindering His Return to Kenya
Miguna Still Waiting for President Ruto to Lift Red Alerts Hindering H…
Kenyan-Canadian attorney Miguna Miguna has said he is still waiting for President Ruto to lift the… read more...
Kenyan Family Appeals for Help as Daughter is Held Hostage in Saudi Arabia
Kenyan Family Appeals for Help as Daughter is Held Hostage in Saudi Ar…
A Kenyan family is appealing for help from the government to rescue their daughter, who is… read more...
Miguna Miguna Prepares to Return to Kenya After President Ruto's Swearing-in
Miguna Miguna Prepares to Return to Kenya After President Ruto's…
Kenyan-Canadian attorney Miguna Miguna is preparing to return to Kenya following the swearing-in of… read more...
President Ruto's Promise to Kenyans in the Diaspora as He Assumes Office
President Ruto's Promise to Kenyans in the Diaspora as He Assumes…
President Ruto has pledged to set up proper structures to address the concerns of Kenyans in the… read more...
Two Kenyan Students Killed After Car Ploughs into a Lake in Australia
Two Kenyan Students Killed After Car Ploughs into a Lake in Australia
Two Kenyan students lost their lives after their vehicle plunged into a lake in western Australia… read more...
Another Kenyan Woman in Saudi Arabia Cries Out for Help
Another Kenyan Woman in Saudi Arabia Cries Out for Help
A Kenyan domestic worker in Saudi Arabia is appealing for help to go back home, citing mistreatment… read more...
Kenyan-born Comedian Elsa Majimbo Vows Never to Return to Kenya, Claims Kenyans Prayed for Her Downfall
Kenyan-born Comedian Elsa Majimbo Vows Never to Return to Kenya, Claim…
Kenyan-born internet comedian Elsa Majimbo says she will never go back to Kenya due to her "… read more...