At least one person was killed when a grenade was thrown into a Nairobi church on Sunday, the latest in a series of attacks in Kenya.
Kenya's electoral commission has announced on Saturday that the country's next presidential elections will be on March 4 2013.
Kenya's elite would subvert any local tribunal that attempted to try post-election violence suspects, says the country's 'Iron Lady', Martha Karua.
Somali pirates on two skiffs seized the Panama-flagged merchant ship MV ORNA after firing small arms and rocket-propelled grenades at the vessel.
A potential strike at Eskom widened after a second union said on Wednesday its members rejected a new pay offer.
The National Union of Mineworkers said on Tuesday it had rejected the latest wage offer by Eskom, but would pursue talks for now.
The NUM said it was hopeful wage talks on Monday with Eskom could avert a strike that could disrupt electricity supply during the World Cup.
The National Union of Mineworkers said on Friday it wants workers at Impala Platinum to abandon their pay strike and return to work.
Workers at Impala Platinum attacked union leaders who tried to persuade them to return to work, the company and union said on Friday.
Workers at Impala Platinum will hold a meeting to weigh the latest pay offer after talks meant to resolve a strike failed to reach agreement.