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Kenyan Teacher Journeys from Nairobi to North Carolina [VIDEO]

One day in May 2015, James Gitau Mwangi was reading in the library at the American Reference Center in Nairobi when he overheard a conversation that changed his life. The… Read more »

Kenyan-born Paralympian forced to wet herself on train without accessible toilet in UK

Anne Wafula Strike says she was left humiliated after three-hour journey on CrossCountry train with no disabled toilet An award-winning Paralympic athlete and disabilities campaigner says she was “completely robbed… Read more »

[VIDEO] Kenyan man found dead along a fence in Lakewood, Washington

A Kenyan man was found dead along a fence in Lakewood, Washington. The body of Sam Nyutu was recovered by Lakewood homicide detectives after a passerby called 911 early Monday… Read more »

Kenyan living in Texas dies in Amsterdam returning from X-mas holiday in Kenya

A Kenyan woman living in College Station, Texas has died in Amsterdam on her way back from Kenya after a family holiday. Faith Mugwe Kairu died on Monday while in… Read more »

Kenyan man Euticus Mubia Wanjugu from Lowell Massachusetts killed in car crash

Driver seriously hurt in crash on 495 in Westford State police are investigating a crash on Interstate 495 southbound in Westford the night of Dec. 30 that left a driver… Read more »

D.C. Flippers:Kenya Native and Her Husband in the USA Star in New HGTV House Flipping Show [VIDEO]

Owners of a Columbia Heights real estate brokerage firm are the faces of a new HGTV pilot. “D.C. Flippers” will feature local couple Ati and Rob Williams — owners of… Read more »

Dallas hip-hop radio station K104 hires Kenyan DJ Ivy Awino “Poizon Ivy”, the current Dallas Mavericks’ DJ

The first female DJ for the Dallas Mavericks will now be spinning music on Saturday and Sunday nights for KKDA-FM (104.5). DJ Poizon Ivy, born Ivy Awino, is hosting the… Read more »

Kenyan caregiver in Minessota accused of slapping vulnerable patient

A caregiver at a Burnsville memory care facility has been charged after police say he smacked a vulnerable resident in the face. The incident allegedly happened at 11:20 p.m. Sunday, Dec…. Read more »

[VIDEO] ‘He was supposed to bury me’: Kenyan mother mourns 17-year-old son killed in Hintonburg Ottawa, Canada

The mother of an Ottawa homicide victim is speaking out following the tragic death of her teenage son. “I love my son and it was a tragic accident,” said Mrs…. Read more »

Texas based General Electrodynamics Announces Kenyan Joseph Karoki as its New Director of Sales

General Electrodynamics Corporation has announced Joseph Karoki as its new Director of Sales within GEC’s Aerospace Product Line. Joseph takes over a region that will include Russia, South America, India,… Read more »

Dilemma of Kenyans living illegally in Trump’s America

It has been a month since the  elections that ushered in billionaire businessman Donald Trump as the President-elect of the US, but for Ms Wanjiru Njeri*, a Kenyan-born resident of… Read more »

[AUDIO] US Supreme Court Weighs Limits on Detention of Noncitizens in a case involving a Kenyan Sylvester Owino

Sylvester Owino spent nine years locked in immigration detention before he was released on bond last year. The Kenyan-born Owino was finally able to win a bond hearing before an… Read more »

Glamorous businesswoman, 28, from Kenya,who killed herself because she was lonely living in Britain

Manchester sales boss Sharon Bukokhe worked for family planning charity Nottingham Trent University graduate’s husband was South Africa student Her closest relative lived 250 miles away and others lived in… Read more »

Kenyan Nurse among five Lambton College alumni nominated for Premier’s Awards in Canada

When Christopher Omira decided to start attending school, he did it out of a simple desire to learn to read and write in English. The young Kenyan boy had just… Read more »

Maurice Oketch story: Living in Diaspora and giving back to the motherland

As the sun sets in Los Angeles and the streets empty out, welcoming a chilly November evening, I swig the last content in my cup of tea-five gulps to be… Read more »