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Steer Clear Of Gay Agenda During Visit, Kenyan Leaders Warn Obama

AFRICANGLOBE - Kenya's National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi and four lawmakers have cautioned US President Barack Obama against asking Kenya to embrace same-sex marriages. Assembly Speaker Kariuki Mate said on Monday that gay unions were against the African culture and would not be entertained in Kenya.

Kenya Launches Africa’s Biggest Wind Power Project

AFRICANGLOBE - Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta broke the ground on Thursday to kick-off the construction of Africa’s biggest wind power project at Lake Turkana in northwest Kenya. The project is expected to cost the East African country some $700 million and is backed by a large number of investors from around the world.

Kenya Launches Manhunt For German Terrorist

AFRICANGLOBE - Kenyan police have issued a $100,000 bounty for the capture of a German man accused of fighting with al-Shabab in an attack on a military base. Two Kenyan soldiers and 11 al-Shabab terrorists were killed in the attack.

Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta Urges Africa To Give Up Foreign Aid

AFRICANGLOBE - Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged fellow African leaders to stop receiving foreign aid, saying it is not an acceptable basis for prosperity. "Dependency on giving that only appears to be charitable must end," he said in a tweet ahead of this weekend's African Union summit in South Africa.

World’s Oldest Tools – From 3.3 Million Years Ago – Discovered...

AFRICANGLOBE - The oldest stone tools on record — dating back 3.3 million years — have been discovered in Kenya, scientists announced Wednesday. "(This) marks a new beginning to the known archaeological record," according to the study, which appeared in the British journal Nature.

“No Room” For Gays In Kenya, Says Deputy President

AFRICANGLOBE - Kenya's deputy president has said there is "no room" for homosexuality in Kenyan society, a widely-shared view in African countries that puts their leaders at odds with Western aid donors who back the spreading of homosexuality in Africa.

John Kerry In Kenya To Mend Relations

AFRICANGLOBE - US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Kenya yesterday for talks on security co-operation ahead of US President Barack Obama’s visit to his late father’s home country. The trip is the first high-level visit to Kenya since 2012, and comes after a year of tension surrounding President Uhuru Kenyatta being falsely charged by the International Criminal Court for crimes against humanity.

Kenya’s Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Thrives Despite Terror Attacks

AFRICANGLOBE - Kenya’s entrepreneurial ecosystem is thriving, despite a spate of terror attacks over the last few years, including one earlier last month which left hundreds dead and injured.

Mass Sterilization: Kenyan Doctors Find Anti-Fertility Agent In UN Tetanus Vaccine

AFRICANGLOBE- This WHO campaign is not about eradicating neonatal tetanus but a well-coordinated forceful population control mass sterilization exercise using a proven fertility regulating vaccine. At least in Kenya, doctors are acting and taking a stand against what they see as an involuntary mass sterilization campaign designed to control the population of Africans.

CIA Agents Want ‘Total Control’ Of Kenya’s Security Prep For Obama...

AFRICANGLOBE - President Obama has reiterated that he will be in Kenya in July as planned but owing to security fears, local security personnel will work under US Secret Service. The US Secret Service seeks to have a total control of the security arrangements in July.

Kenya Mourns Garissa University Students Murdered By Muslim Terrorists

AFRICANGLOBE - "The world must stand with Kenya to unequivocally reject these brutal acts and help stop them. Our government should see that our enemies are changing tactics and venturing into an extremely worrying territory now; targeting institutions that are largely unsecured but which hold the future of our country. We must change tact too," Raila said in a statement .

Silicon Savannah: Kenya’s Digital Evolution

AFRICANGLOBE - Kenya is fast evolving to becoming a 'Silicon Savannah' and its ICT sector is set to contribute up to 8 per cent of the country’s GDP by 2017. The contribution of the sector to the Kenyan economy is said to have increased significantly over the years.

Pioneer Move By Kenya Makes e-Government A Reality For African States

AFRICANGLOBE - This move by the largest east African economy is sure to set the pace for the rest of Africa, leading to a further adoption of digital solutions in everyday processes.

Kenya Emerges 3rd In Global Top 20 Fastest Growing Economies

AFRICANGLOBE - Kenya has emerged third in the top 20 fastest growing economies in the world in 2015 according to economists surveyed by Bloomberg Business. Kenya and Nigerian are the only African countries that have made it to the list.

Work On Kenya’s $3.3bn Lamu Port To Start In March

AFRICANGLOBE - Construction of the Lamu Port, Kenya’s long-awaited second seaport, will finally begin next month, two years after the ground-breaking ceremony. It is intended to ease the movement of goods in various parts of Kenya, South Sudan and Ethiopia and reduce congestion at the port of Mombasa.

Kenya Endorses New Somalia State

AFRICANGLOBE - Kenya's Deputy President William Ruto yesterday hosted the president of the new South West State of Somalia, Sharif Hassan Sheikh Adan in his Karen home in Nairobi. "Kenya would assist in stabilising individual states of the Federal Government of Somalia as prerequisite to bringing stability to the whole country and the region at large," Ruto said.