DIASPORA NEWS

Diaspora PS Roseline Njogu Reveals Gov’t Plan for Kenyans Abroad
Diaspora PS Roseline Njogu Reveals Gov’t Plan for Kenyans Abroad
Principal Secretary for the State Department for Diaspora Affairs Roseline Njogu has pledged to… read more...
Gov't Evacuates Kenyan Woman Brutally Attacked in Albania
Gov't Evacuates Kenyan Woman Brutally Attacked in Albania
The government has evacuated a Kenyan woman who was admitted to a hospital in August last year… read more...
Canadian Embassy Wades into Kenyan-Canadian Nurse Lucy Njeri's Alleged Murder Plot
Canadian Embassy Wades into Kenyan-Canadian Nurse Lucy Njeri's Al…
The Canadian High Commission in Nairobi says it is looking into an alleged murder plot against… read more...
Kenyans Nelly Cheboi and Teresia Wanjiku Win the Prestigious Elevate Award in the US
Kenyans Nelly Cheboi and Teresia Wanjiku Win the Prestigious Elevate A…
CNN's 2022 Hero of the Year Award winner Nelly Cheboi has bagged another top award in the United… read more...
33 Witnesses to Testify Against Fiancé of Missing Kenyan Woman in the US
33 Witnesses to Testify Against Fiancé of Missing Kenyan Woman in the…
The legal proceedings against the boyfriend of a missing Kenyan nursing student in the US will… read more...
Some Kenyans in the Diaspora Illegally Brew and Sell Chang’aa, Diaspora Affairs Cabinet Secretary Mutua Says
Some Kenyans in the Diaspora Illegally Brew and Sell Chang’aa, Diaspor…
Foreign and Diaspora Affairs Cabinet Secretary Alfred Mutua has faulted a section of Kenyans in the… read more...
Diaspora Group Petitions Gov’t to Abolish English Tests for Kenyans Seeking Jobs Abroad
Diaspora Group Petitions Gov’t to Abolish English Tests for Kenyans Se…
A group of Kenyans in the diaspora has petitioned the government to abolish the English proficiency… read more...
Kenyan Family Seeks Help to Repatriate Body of Kin Who Died in Saudi Arabia
Kenyan Family Seeks Help to Repatriate Body of Kin Who Died in Saudi A…
A Kenyan family is appealing for the government’s help to repatriate the body of their daughter who… read more...
Kenyans in the Diaspora Sent Home a Record Sh497 Billion in 2022
Kenyans in the Diaspora Sent Home a Record Sh497 Billion in 2022
Remittances from Kenyans in the diaspora reached an all-time annual record of $4,028 million (Sh497… read more...
Diaspora PS Says 288 Distressed Kenyan Domestic Workers Being Sheltered in Saudi Arabia
Diaspora PS Says 288 Distressed Kenyan Domestic Workers Being Sheltere…
Diaspora Affairs Principal Secretary Roseline Njogu has urged distressed Kenyan domestic workers in… read more...
Labor Officials in Saudi Arabia to Address Abuse of Kenyan Migrant Workers
Labor Officials in Saudi Arabia to Address Abuse of Kenyan Migrant Wor…
Labor and Social Protection Cabinet Secretary Florence Bore is currently on a visit to Saudi Arabia… read more...
Kenyan Woman Dies of Alleged Carbon Monoxide Poisoning in Qatar
Kenyan Woman Dies of Alleged Carbon Monoxide Poisoning in Qatar
A Kenyan family is mourning the death of their kin who died from alleged carbon monoxide poisoning… read more...
US Court to Sentence a Kenyan-Born Nurse Involved in a $100 Million Fraud Scheme
US Court to Sentence a Kenyan-Born Nurse Involved in a $100 Million Fr…
A Kenyan-born nurse will be sentenced on Thursday after she pleaded guilty in a $100 million home… read more...
Kenyans in the Diaspora Can Now Open eCitizen Account Using an Email Address
Kenyans in the Diaspora Can Now Open eCitizen Account Using an Email A…
The government has made changes to the eCitizen portal to allow Kenyans living and working abroad… read more...
Boyfriend of Missing Kenyan Woman in the US Likely to Face a 10-Day Trial
Boyfriend of Missing Kenyan Woman in the US Likely to Face a 10-Day Tr…
An American man accused of stealing from a bank account of his missing Kenyan girlfriend is headed… read more...
Kenyan Woman Charged with Hacking into Zimbabwe Gov't Agency's Database, Stealing $20 Million
Kenyan Woman Charged with Hacking into Zimbabwe Gov't Agency…
A Kenyan national was on Thursday charged with hacking the Zimbabwe Manpower Development Fund (… read more...
Kenyan Woman Fighting for Her Life After a Brutal Attack in Albania, Family Appeals for Help
Kenyan Woman Fighting for Her Life After a Brutal Attack in Albania, F…
A Kenyan family is seeking help to pay medical bills for their daughter, who was reportedly… read more...
Former IEBC Commissioner Roselyn Akombe Lands New a Job at United Nations
Former IEBC Commissioner Roselyn Akombe Lands New a Job at United Nati…
Former IEBC commissioner Dr. Roselyn Akombe has returned to the US after securing a new job at the… read more...
Jersey Court Acquits Kenyan Man of Bigamy Charges
Jersey Court Acquits Kenyan Man of Bigamy Charges
A Kenyan man accused of marrying a woman in Jersey while still married to another in Kenya has been… read more...
Kenyans in Diaspora Turn to Side Hustles to Send Money Home
Kenyans in Diaspora Turn to Side Hustles to Send Money Home
About half of Kenyans living and working abroad have taken up an extra job since the onset of the… read more...
President Ruto Vows to Boost the Number of Kenyans Working Abroad
President Ruto Vows to Boost the Number of Kenyans Working Abroad
President Ruto has revealed plans by his administration to increase the number of Kenyans working… read more...
Man Charged with the Murder of a Missing 24-Year-Old Kenyan Woman in London
Man Charged with the Murder of a Missing 24-Year-Old Kenyan Woman in L…
A 54-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a missing Kenyan woman from southeast London… read more...
Suspect Arrested on Suspicion of Killing Missing Kenyan Woman in London
Suspect Arrested on Suspicion of Killing Missing Kenyan Woman in Londo…
Police in London, UK have arrested a man on suspicion of murdering a Kenyan woman, who is still… read more...
Akombe Returns to Kenya Five Years After Fleeing to the US
Akombe Returns to Kenya Five Years After Fleeing to the US
Former Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) commissioner Roselyn Akombe is back… read more...
Kenyan Family in Agony over Daughter Missing in the UK
Kenyan Family in Agony over Daughter Missing in the UK
The family of a Kenyan woman who went missing in London, the United Kingdom three weeks ago is… read more...
Kenyan Woman Reported Missing in London, UK
Kenyan Woman Reported Missing in London, UK
Police in London, the United Kingdom are seeking the public’s help to trace a Kenyan woman who went… read more...
Kenyan Journalist Loses Dream CNN Job Over Tweets He Shared When He was 15
Kenyan Journalist Loses Dream CNN Job Over Tweets He Shared When He wa…
US-based Kenyan journalist Idris Muktar Ibrahim has narrated how two posts he shared on Twitter in… read more...
Kenyans Abroad to be Allowed to Travel Home Using Old-Generation Passports After Deadline
Kenyans Abroad to be Allowed to Travel Home Using Old-Generation Passp…
The Directorate of Immigration Services has said Kenyans abroad traveling back home using old-… read more...
Kenyan Family Appeals for Help to Repatriate Ailing Kin from Saudi Arabia
Kenyan Family Appeals for Help to Repatriate Ailing Kin from Saudi Ara…
The family of a Kenyan woman who is fighting for her life in Saudi Arabia is appealing for the… read more...
Raila Helped Me When I was Stuck, CNN Hero Nelly Cheboi Says
Raila Helped Me When I was Stuck, CNN Hero Nelly Cheboi Says
CNN’s 2022 Hero of the Year Award winner Nelly Cheboi says Azimio La Umoja One Kenya coalition… read more...