DIASPORA NEWS

US-Based Kenyan Wins $100,000 Bush Foundation Fellowship
US-Based Kenyan Wins $100,000 Bush Foundation Fellowship
Abdiaziz Ibrahim, a Kenyan community leader based in the US state of Minnesota, has received the… read more...
Kenyan-Born Man Becomes First American to Win Bolder Boulder 10K Race in 38 Years
Kenyan-Born Man Becomes First American to Win Bolder Boulder 10K Race…
A Kenyan-born man serving in the US Army made history after winning the 2022 Bolder Boulder 10K… read more...
Fiancé of Kenyan Woman Missing in Wyoming Denies Theft and Credit Card Fraud Charges
Fiancé of Kenyan Woman Missing in Wyoming Denies Theft and Credit Card…
Nathan Hightman, the American man accused of withdrawing and using money from the bank accounts of… read more...
Kenyan Man Stabs Eight People in Mumbai, India
Kenyan Man Stabs Eight People in Mumbai, India
Police in Mumbai, India are holding a 50-year-old Kenyan man who attacked and injured eight… read more...
Kenyan Man Pleads Guilty to Drug and Wildlife Trafficking Charges in the US
Kenyan Man Pleads Guilty to Drug and Wildlife Trafficking Charges in t…
Kenyan man Mansur Mohamed Surur, alias Mansour, on Wednesday pleaded guilty to conspiring to… read more...
Kenyan-Canadian Woman Wins a $1 Million American Competition TV Series
Kenyan-Canadian Woman Wins a $1 Million American Competition TV Series…
A 24-year-old Kenyan-Canadian woman has won the 42nd season of the American competition television… read more...
Kenyan Man Among Eight Suspects Arrested in a Prostitution Sting in Lowell, Massachusetts
Kenyan Man Among Eight Suspects Arrested in a Prostitution Sting in Lo…
A 22-year-old Kenyan man was among eight suspects arrested following a prostitution sting operation… read more...
Mother's Pain: Woman Whose Son Died in the UK Returns to Kenya Carrying His Ashes in a Suitcase
Mother's Pain: Woman Whose Son Died in the UK Returns to Kenya Ca…
A Kenyan mother whose son was found dead in the UK last year says she is yet to come to terms with… read more...
American Boyfriend of Missing Kenyan-Born Woman Arrested in Gillette, Wyoming
American Boyfriend of Missing Kenyan-Born Woman Arrested in Gillette,…
An American man linked to the mysterious disappearance of his Kenyan-born girlfriend was last week… read more...
62-Year-Old US-Based Kenyan Among First All-Black Climbers to Conquer Mount Everest
62-Year-Old US-Based Kenyan Among First All-Black Climbers to Conquer…
A US-based Kenyan mountaineer was part of a group that made history by climbing the highest peak of… read more...
Kenyan-Born Artist Picked to Design New British One-Pound Coin
Kenyan-Born Artist Picked to Design New British One-Pound Coin
A Kenyan-born artist has been picked to design the new British One-Pound (£1) coin that will enter… read more...
Kenyan Family Whose Kin Died in Saudi Arabia Appeals for Help to Transport Her Body
Kenyan Family Whose Kin Died in Saudi Arabia Appeals for Help to Trans…
A Kenyan family is appealing for financial assistance to transport the remains of their kin who… read more...
Boyfriend of Missing US-based Kenyan Woman Considered a 'Person of Interest' in Her Disappearance
Boyfriend of Missing US-based Kenyan Woman Considered a 'Person o…
Police in the US state of Wyoming believe the boyfriend of a missing Kenyan-born woman may have… read more...
Kenyan Woman Reported Missing in California
Kenyan Woman Reported Missing in California
Update: Lucy has been found safe and is now with her family. A Kenyan woman has been reported… read more...
55,000 US Green Cards to be Won Tomorrow, May 7th, 2022: How to Check if You Won the DV-2023 Lottery
55,000 US Green Cards to be Won Tomorrow, May 7th, 2022: How to Check…
Individuals who participated in the US Diversity Visa  program for fiscal year 2023 (DV-2023) can… read more...
Suspected Kenyan-Born Serial Killer Billy Chemirmir Sentenced to Life in the US
Suspected Kenyan-Born Serial Killer Billy Chemirmir Sentenced to Life…
Suspected Kenyan-born serial killer Billy Kipkorir Chemirmir has been sentenced to life in prison… read more...
Kenyan-American Larry Mboga Elected to the City Council of Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Kenyan-American Larry Mboga Elected to the City Council of Eau Claire,…
A Kenyan-American has been elected to the city council in the city of Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Larry… read more...
Mother, Stepdad, and a Teen Found Guilty of Killing a 5-Year-Old Kenyan-British Boy
Mother, Stepdad, and a Teen Found Guilty of Killing a 5-Year-Old Kenya…
A UK court has convicted three people of the murder of five-year-old boy Logan Mwangi whose father… read more...
Tiburon City, California to Pay Kenyan-Born Man and His Wife $150,000 Following Racial Profiling Suit
Tiburon City, California to Pay Kenyan-Born Man and His Wife $150,000…
A US-based Kenyan-born businessman and his wife will receive $150,000 (Sh17.3 million) after they… read more...
Raila Holds a Meeting with Kenyans in Washington, DC
Raila Holds a Meeting with Kenyans in Washington, DC
ODM leader Raila Odinga on Sunday held a town hall meeting with Kenyans living and working in… read more...
March Kenya Diaspora Remittances Hit a New Monthly Record at Sh42 Billion
March Kenya Diaspora Remittances Hit a New Monthly Record at Sh42 Bill…
Kenyans abroad sent home $363.6 million (Sh42 billion) in March, setting a new monthly record for… read more...
Autopsy Shows Kenyan-Born Bahraini Athlete Damaris Mutua was Strangled to Death
Autopsy Shows Kenyan-Born Bahraini Athlete Damaris Mutua was Strangled…
An autopsy has revealed that Kenyan-Bahraini athlete Damaris Muthee Mutua was strangled to death.… read more...
Former Kenyan Rugby Star Horace Otieno Joins the US Army
Former Kenyan Rugby Star Horace Otieno Joins the US Army
Former Kenyan rugby star Horace Otieno has joined the United States army. Otieno, who played for… read more...
Interpol Joins Hunt for Kenyan-Bahraini Athlete Damaris Mutua's Suspected Killer
Interpol Joins Hunt for Kenyan-Bahraini Athlete Damaris Mutua's S…
Kenyan authorities have sought the help of Interpol to arrest the prime suspect in the death of… read more...
Kenyan-Born Bahraini Athlete Damaris Muthee Found Dead at Boyfriend's House in Iten
Kenyan-Born Bahraini Athlete Damaris Muthee Found Dead at Boyfriend…
Kenyan-born Bahraini athlete Damaris Muthee Mutua has been found dead in Iten, Elgeyo-Marakwet… read more...
You’ll Face Full Force of the Law in Less Than Four Months: Miguna Hits Back at Matiang’i
You’ll Face Full Force of the Law in Less Than Four Months: Miguna Hit…
Lawyer Miguna Miguna has responded to Interior CS Fred Matiang’i, who said that he needs to fill… read more...
Matiang’i Says Miguna Only Needs to Fill a One-Page Document to be Allowed Back in Kenya
Matiang’i Says Miguna Only Needs to Fill a One-Page Document to be All…
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i has disclosed what Miguna Miguna needs to do to be… read more...
Kenyan George Wachira Appointed the UN Resident Coordinator in Eswatini
Kenyan George Wachira Appointed the UN Resident Coordinator in Eswatin…
Kenyan George Wachira has been appointed the United Nations (UN) Resident Coordinator in Eswatini,… read more...
Gov’t Defends Decision to Spend Millions to Rent Ambassador’s Residence in New York
Gov’t Defends Decision to Spend Millions to Rent Ambassador’s Residenc…
The government has defended its decision to spend millions on rent in New York despite the official… read more...
Gov’t to Set Up a System to Track Kenyans Working Abroad
Gov’t to Set Up a System to Track Kenyans Working Abroad
The Ministry of Labor is in the process of setting up a data management system for Kenyans working… read more...