Articles about Kenya from SocioLingo Africa

Minister for Africa visits Somalia and Kenya

Tobias Ellwood, British Minister for the Middle East and Africa, visited Somalia and Kenya on 2-3 August. On his first visit following his appointment as Minister for Africa, Mr Ellwood reiterated the UK’s commitment to East Africa, making clear that regional security is a top priority. The UK is the only EU country to maintain […]

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A More Affordable Uber for the People of Nairobi

More than one million trips have been made using Uber ( since our launch in Kenya’s capital in January 2015. Added together, that’s roughly eight million kilometers, or enough to go to the moon and back ten times. Those trips didn’t happen on a space rocket though – they happened right here in cars on […]

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Kenya -French Development Agency Provides 33 Million Euros to Add Renewable Power

The French Development Agency Provides 33 Million Euros to Add Renewable Power in Kenya Power Mini Grids On the occasion of the visit His Excellency Mr. Jean-Marc AYRAULT, French Minister for Foreign Affairs and former Prime Minister, the French Development Agency (AFD) strengthens its support to the development of the Kenyan electricity sector by the […]

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“High time to end police impunity” – UN experts raise alarm at on-going pattern of extrajudicial killings in Kenya

A group of United Nations human rights experts* today expressed deep concern about the on-going pattern of extrajudicial executions in Kenya. They urged the Government to put an end to police violence and ensure accountability for the perpetrators. The experts’ call comes as four police officers are charged with the murder of human rights lawyer […]

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