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Green Card Lottery (DV-2022) Results to be Available Online Starting Tomorrow - Sat, May 8, 2021
Green Card Lottery (DV-2022) Results to be Available Online Starting T…
Results of the DV-2022 green card lottery will be available online starting tomorrow - Saturday,… read more...
Government Warns of Cybercriminals Targeting Visitors to Kenya in e-Visa Scam
Government Warns of Cybercriminals Targeting Visitors to Kenya in e-Vi…
Kenya’s Department of Immigration Services has distanced itself from a pseudo website purporting to… read more...
DV-2022 Green Card Lottery Results to be Available Online Starting Saturday, May 8, 2021
DV-2022 Green Card Lottery Results to be Available Online Starting Sat…
Results of the DV-2022 Diversity Visa, popularly known as the Green Card Lottery, will be available… read more...
Relief for Kenyans in the Gulf as Gov’t Introduces e-Passport Services in Riyadh
Relief for Kenyans in the Gulf as Gov’t Introduces e-Passport Services…
The government is set to begin processing e-passports at the Kenyan Embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia… read more...
Travelers Arriving in Kenya from India to be Charged up to Sh182,000 in Quarantine Hotels
Travelers Arriving in Kenya from India to be Charged up to Sh182,000 i…
Passengers arriving from India will be required to self-isolate for 14 days upon arrival in Kenya,… read more...
11 Ethiopian Nationals Jailed for Being in Kenya Illegally
11 Ethiopian Nationals Jailed for Being in Kenya Illegally
A Kenyan court has sentenced 11 Ethiopian nationals to six months in jail after they were found… read more...
No Traveling Out of Kenya Without Vaccine Passport Starting in 2022, Says Government
No Traveling Out of Kenya Without Vaccine Passport Starting in 2022, S…
The government has revealed plans to introduce vaccine passports starting next year.  Tourism… read more...
Deported Kenyan-British Scientist Ahmad Zaheer Sues Kenya Government
Deported Kenyan-British Scientist Ahmad Zaheer Sues Kenya Government
A Kenyan-British scientist has sued the Kenyan government following his deportation last year.… read more...
Boost for Kenyan Job Seekers as Qatar Opens Labor Office in Nairobi
Boost for Kenyan Job Seekers as Qatar Opens Labor Office in Nairobi
Qatar has opened a labor office in Nairobi to help thousands of Kenyans who travel to the Gulf… read more...
Kenyan DJ Crème Dela Crème Free to Visit the US Following Six-Year Ban
Kenyan DJ Crème Dela Crème Free to Visit the US Following Six-Year Ban…
Popular Kenyan disc jockey George Njuguna, popularly known as DJ Crème Dela Crème, is now free to… read more...
Kenyan Passport Ranked 8th Most Powerful in Africa
Kenyan Passport Ranked 8th Most Powerful in Africa
Kenya has been placed in position 72 in the latest rankings for the world's most powerful passports… read more...
US Issues Travel Advisory for Kenya Due to COVID-19 and Terrorism
US Issues Travel Advisory for Kenya Due to COVID-19 and Terrorism
The US government has issued a travel alert for Kenya due to COVID-19, crime, terrorism, and… read more...
Kenya to Give Citizenship to Wealthy Foreign Investors in New Plan
Kenya to Give Citizenship to Wealthy Foreign Investors in New Plan
Kenya is in the process of amending immigration laws to make it easier for wealthy foreign… read more...
UK Issues Travel Advisory to British Nationals Visiting Kenya
UK Issues Travel Advisory to British Nationals Visiting Kenya
The UK government has issued an updated travel advisory to its citizens residing and visiting Kenya… read more...
UK Bans Travelers from Kenya Citing COVID-19
UK Bans Travelers from Kenya Citing COVID-19
Kenya is set to be added to the UK COVID-19 red list on April 9th following a surge in coronavirus… read more...
US Nationals Traveling to Kenya Urged to Get Travel Insurance Amid Third COVID-19 Wave
US Nationals Traveling to Kenya Urged to Get Travel Insurance Amid Thi…
The US government has issued a new health and travel alert for Kenya in the wake of a third COVID-… read more...
UK Mulls Adding Kenya to its COVID-19 ‘Red List’ over Failure to Close Tanzania Border
UK Mulls Adding Kenya to its COVID-19 ‘Red List’ over Failure to Close…
Kenya risks being added to the UK’s COVID-19 ‘red list’ over its hesitance to close its border with… read more...
Kenya's Immigration Department Downscales Passport Operations Amid New COVID-19 Wave
Kenya's Immigration Department Downscales Passport Operations Ami…
The Directorate of Immigration Services has announced it will scale down operations at the passport… read more...
US House of Representatives Passes Bill that Offers Green Cards, Pathway to Citizenship for 2.5 Million Immigrants
US House of Representatives Passes Bill that Offers Green Cards, Pathw…
The US House of Representatives on Thursday passed an immigration bill that would offer a path to… read more...
Kajiado Governor Secures Freedom of 26 Kenyans Jailed in Tanzania for Illegal Entry
Kajiado Governor Secures Freedom of 26 Kenyans Jailed in Tanzania for…
26 Kenyan nationals who were jailed by a Tanzanian court on Wednesday have been released. Each of… read more...
26 Kenyans Sentenced to One-Year Prison Term for Entering Tanzania Illegally
26 Kenyans Sentenced to One-Year Prison Term for Entering Tanzania Ill…
A Tanzanian court on Wednesday sentenced 26 Kenyans to one year in prison or pay a fine of TSh500,… read more...
Results of DV-2022 Green Card Lottery to be Available Online Starting May 8, 2021
Results of DV-2022 Green Card Lottery to be Available Online Starting…
Entrants from around the globe who submitted entries for the Diversity Visa for fiscal year 2022 (… read more...
Applicants Denied US Visa Due to Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’ Urged to Reapply
Applicants Denied US Visa Due to Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’ Urged to Reapply…
The US State Department has urged applicants who were denied US visas based on Trump’s travel ban… read more...
American Man Linked to US Capitol Riot Deported from Kenya
American Man Linked to US Capitol Riot Deported from Kenya
Kenyan authorities have deported a 32-year-old American national linked to the January 6th, 2021… read more...
Gov’t Releases Updated List of Countries Exempted from Quarantine in Kenya
Gov’t Releases Updated List of Countries Exempted from Quarantine in K…
The government has released an updated list of countries whose citizens are exempted or required to… read more...
Controversial Malawian Preacher Prophet Bushiri's Family Allowed to Travel to Kenya for Daughter's Transplant
Controversial Malawian Preacher Prophet Bushiri's Family Allowed…
The family of controversial Malawian televangelist Shepherd Bushiri has been allowed to travel to… read more...
Italian Priest Finally Granted Kenyan Citizenship After Serving for 50 Years
Italian Priest Finally Granted Kenyan Citizenship After Serving for 50…
An Italian Catholic priest who has lived and served in the country for five decades has finally… read more...
Controversial Malawian Preacher Shepherd Bushiri’s Family Blocked from Traveling to Kenya on Private Jet
Controversial Malawian Preacher Shepherd Bushiri’s Family Blocked from…
The family of self-proclaimed Malawian prophet Shepherd Bushiri was allegedly blocked from leaving… read more...
Two Kenyans Arrested with 26 Kilograms of Heroin in South Sudan
Two Kenyans Arrested with 26 Kilograms of Heroin in South Sudan
Two Kenyan nationals were on Thursday arrested in South Sudan on allegations of trafficking… read more...
Biden Pushes Expanded Pathways to Citizenship as Immigration Bill Lands in Congress
Biden Pushes Expanded Pathways to Citizenship as Immigration Bill Land…
The Biden administration formally rolled out its major immigration bill Thursday, introducing… read more...