Western nations are turning their backs on refugees fleeing war and there are alarming signals that Kenya and South Africa may adopt this stance.
Two surveys paint a shocking picture of how East Africans are exposing themselves to the mounting risks of non-communicable diseases.
Smoking causes cancer, heart disease and diabetes. In Kenya, the ministry of health wants to curb smoking with an anti-tobacco law.
Women said they couldn't afford to boil water and cook, so a local inventor rolled up his sleeves.
Joy as thirtysomething pachyderm makes three-week journey from Kenya.
Here are three tips to help keep your scientific presentations interesting, full of life and not sleep inducing.
Hundreds of women and girls raped during Kenya’s post-election violence struggle with physical, psychological health conditions, poverty and social exclusion.
Mathare slum in Kenya has been dependent on costly and possibly unsafe water from vendors - but innovative new water ATMs may end all that.
Google Africa recently paid for 35 journalists from various African countries, including South Africa, to explore Kenya using several apps.
A deep ancestral sense and passionate electronica characterise the Owiny Sigoma Band's third album.
Obama's trip to Kenya and Ethiopia featured an appearance at the 6th Global Entrepreneurship Summit.
They might quarrel among themselves, but nothing unites them like outside criticism.
This week we see what our money bought at Nkandla - or not, lion killer Walter Palmer enrages well, everyone, and Obama side-eyes the likes of Mugabe.
Pushed a tough message on corruption, the civil war in South Sudan, controversial elections in Burundi and the fight against al-Shabaab.
"People are being lifted out of poverty, incomes are up, the middle class is growing and young people like you are harnessing technology."
Kenyan police have charged five men in connection with the attack by the armed group al-Shabab on a university in eastern Kenya.
The Kenyan pavilion at the Venice Biennale has became mired in controversy as five of the seven artists showing are Chinese, and one is Italian.
In this week’s episode we look at the Kenyan massacre, spin doctor Mac Maharaj retires and the EFF jumps on the statue bandwagon.
Kenya has frozen the bank accounts of 85 individuals and entities suspected to be financing terrorism in the country, including money transfer firms.