DIASPORA NEWS

Kenyan Woman Dumped by Employer in Saudi Arabia Pleads for Help to Return Home
Kenyan Woman Dumped by Employer in Saudi Arabia Pleads for Help to Ret…
A Kenyan woman who has been detained by Saudi Arabian authorities for the past one year is… read more...
Kenya Diaspora Remittances Slump in First Five Months of 2019
Kenya Diaspora Remittances Slump in First Five Months of 2019
Kenyans in the diaspora sent home Sh117.56 billion ($1.15 billion) in the first five months of 2019… read more...
Kenyan Man Paul Wachira Wins $1 Million in Dubai Raffle Draw, Cannot be Traced
Kenyan Man Paul Wachira Wins $1 Million in Dubai Raffle Draw, Cannot b…
A Kenyan man who won $1 million (about KSh100 million) in a raffle competition in Dubai, the United… read more...
William Siruri of Clayton, North Carolina Killed in a Truck Accident
William Siruri of Clayton, North Carolina Killed in a Truck Accident
A Kenyan man was one of two truck drivers killed in a multiple-vehicle crash along Interstate 94 in… read more...
Roselyn Akombe Dismisses Death Rumors
Roselyn Akombe Dismisses Death Rumors
Former IEBC commissioner Dr. Roselyn Akombe has denied reports circulating on social media claiming… read more...
Kenyans in Diaspora Must Travel Back Home to Exchange Old Sh1,000 Notes, Central Bank Says
Kenyans in Diaspora Must Travel Back Home to Exchange Old Sh1,000 Note…
Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) Governor Dr. Patrick Njoroge has said Kenyans in the diaspora who are… read more...
Kenyan Man Pleads Guilty to Defrauding Fairfax County, Virginia of $610,000
Kenyan Man Pleads Guilty to Defrauding Fairfax County, Virginia of $61…
A 60-year-old Kenyan man is set to be sentenced on October 4th after admitting to defrauding… read more...
Autopsy Report of Kenyan Student who Died in Her Stanford University Room Set to be Released
Autopsy Report of Kenyan Student who Died in Her Stanford University R…
Clara County Office of the Medical Examiner-Coroner is set to release the postmortem results of a… read more...
Kenyan Woman Stabbed to Death in India in Alleged Beer Fight with Fellow Countrywoman
Kenyan Woman Stabbed to Death in India in Alleged Beer Fight with Fell…
Police in New Delhi, India have arrested a Kenyan woman over the death of her female compatriot.… read more...
Kenya Embassy Requests Kenyans in the US to Schedule Appointments for Huduma Namba Online to Avoid Long Lines
Kenya Embassy Requests Kenyans in the US to Schedule Appointments for…
The Kenya Embassy in Washington, DC has taken steps to better manage the crowds that have been… read more...
Kenyan Graduate's Impressive Commencement Speech at Harvard University Goes Viral [VIDEO]
Kenyan Graduate's Impressive Commencement Speech at Harvard Unive…
A video of a Kenyan Harvard University graduate's impressive commencement speech has gone viral on… read more...
Meet Sylvester Owino, a US-Based Kenyan Businessman Who Has Spent a Decade Fighting Deportation
Meet Sylvester Owino, a US-Based Kenyan Businessman Who Has Spent a De…
A Kenyan-born man who has been fighting deportation from the United States for the last 10 years… read more...
Kenyans in the US Frustrated with Long Lines, Disorganization as they Rush to Acquire Huduma Namba at the Embassy
Kenyans in the US Frustrated with Long Lines, Disorganization as they…
The deadline for Kenyans in the Diaspora to acquire Huduma Namba is two days away, and for many… read more...
Family of Kenyan Student Found Dead in the US Yet to Know the Cause of Her Death
Family of Kenyan Student Found Dead in the US Yet to Know the Cause of…
Police in California are still investigating the circumstances under which a Stanford University… read more...
How Kenyan Man Traveling to the US Saved Kenyan Woman Unknowingly Going to Iraq for Work
How Kenyan Man Traveling to the US Saved Kenyan Woman Unknowingly Goin…
A Kenyan man has revealed how he saved a 21-year-old Kenyan woman who was unknowingly traveling to… read more...
 Kenyan Student at Stanford University in California Found Dead at On-Campus Residence
Kenyan Student at Stanford University in California Found Dead at On-…
An undergraduate co-term student at Stanford University was found dead at an on-campus residence on… read more...
Three Kenyans Charged with Fraudulently Marrying US Citizens to Obtain Citizenship
Three Kenyans Charged with Fraudulently Marrying US Citizens to Obtain…
Three Kenyans including two women and one man were charged by a US federal grand jury for their… read more...
Body of Kenyan Woman Found Dead in Australia to be Airlifted for Burial as the Diaspora Community Raises $25,000
Body of Kenyan Woman Found Dead in Australia to be Airlifted for Buria…
The body of a Kenyan woman who was found dead in Osbourne Park, Western Australia on May 29th is… read more...
Outgoing Kenyan Ambassador to the US Robinson Githae Urges the Diaspora to Support Gov't Projects by Joining Saccos
Outgoing Kenyan Ambassador to the US Robinson Githae Urges the Diaspor…
Outgoing Kenyan Ambassador to the United States Robinson Githae has urged Kenyans in the diaspora… read more...
‘My Kenyan Wife was Denied Green Card for Marrying White Man’, Frustrated US Man Says in Petition to Trump
‘My Kenyan Wife was Denied Green Card for Marrying White Man’, Frustra…
US citizen Bruce Pritchett has appealed to well-wishers to sign his petition to President Donald… read more...
Uhuru Has Appointed USA Citizen As an Ambassador and Exiled a Kenyan by Birth: Miguna Cries Foul on Mwinzi’s Appointment
Uhuru Has Appointed USA Citizen As an Ambassador and Exiled a Kenyan b…
Deported Kenyan-Canadian lawyer Miguna Miguna has cried foul over the nomination of Mwende Mwinzi… read more...
Kenyan Woman Charged with Killing Malawian Man in Ireland Declared Unfit to Stand Trial
Kenyan Woman Charged with Killing Malawian Man in Ireland Declared Unf…
A Kenyan-born woman charged with killing a Malawian national in south Dublin, Ireland has been… read more...
Kenyan Embassy in Washington, DC Provides Instructions on Acquiring an ePassport for Kenyans in the US
Kenyan Embassy in Washington, DC Provides Instructions on Acquiring an…
The Embassy of the Republican of Kenya in Washington, DC has issued instructions for Kenyans living… read more...
US-Based Kenyan Author Prof. Ngugi wa Thiong’o Hails Huduma Namba as He Registers in Los Angeles
US-Based Kenyan Author Prof. Ngugi wa Thiong’o Hails Huduma Namba as H…
Renowned US-based Kenyan author Prof. Ngugi wa Thiong’o has registered for Huduma Namba. The… read more...
Kenya Diaspora Lobby Group Rallies Support for Uhuru's Nominee for South Korea High Commissioner
Kenya Diaspora Lobby Group Rallies Support for Uhuru's Nominee fo…
The Kenya Diaspora Alliance (KDA) has rallied support for President Kenyatta's nominee for Kenya’s… read more...
Kenyans in the US Plead with Government to Extend Deadline for Huduma Namba Listing
Kenyans in the US Plead with Government to Extend Deadline for Huduma…
Two weeks before the Huduma Namba registration drive for Kenyans in the diaspora closes, a section… read more...
UK-Based Kenyan Gay Rugby Player Ken Macharia Faces Deportation as Asylum Claim is Rejected
UK-Based Kenyan Gay Rugby Player Ken Macharia Faces Deportation as Asy…
United Kingdom authorities have rejected Kenyan gay rugby player Kenneth Macharia's asylum bid. In… read more...
Two Cars Linked to the Death of Kenyan Woman in Australia Found
Two Cars Linked to the Death of Kenyan Woman in Australia Found
Two cars linked to the murder of a 34-year-old Kenyan woman in Osbourne Park, Australia have been… read more...
Kenyan Woman Found Dead in Osborne Park, Australia
Kenyan Woman Found Dead in Osborne Park, Australia
A Kenyan-born woman was on Wednesday found dead in Osborne Park, Australia in a suspected homicide… read more...
Kenyans in the US Lead as April Diaspora Remittances Hit Sh24.7 Billion
Kenyans in the US Lead as April Diaspora Remittances Hit Sh24.7 Billio…
Kenyans living and working in the diaspora sent home a staggering Sh24.7 billion in April 2019. The… read more...