DIASPORA NEWS

US-Based Kenyan Author Ngugi wa Thiong’o Misses Out on Nobel Prize, Again
US-Based Kenyan Author Ngugi wa Thiong’o Misses Out on Nobel Prize, Ag…
US-based Kenyan author Ngugi wa Thiong’o once again missed out on the Nobel Prize for Literature.… read more...
CS Monica Juma Ordered to Respond to Kenyan-American Mwende Mwinzi’s Petition
CS Monica Juma Ordered to Respond to Kenyan-American Mwende Mwinzi’s P…
Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Monica Juma was on Monday given two days to file her response in… read more...
MPs Throw Out Report on Safety of Kenyans Working in Saudi Arabia
MPs Throw Out Report on Safety of Kenyans Working in Saudi Arabia
Members of Parliament last week rejected a report on the welfare of Kenyan immigrants working in… read more...
Swiss-Based Kenyan Scholar Prof. John Mbiti Dies
Swiss-Based Kenyan Scholar Prof. John Mbiti Dies
Renowned Kenyan author Professor John Mbiti has passed away aged. Prof. Mbiti died on Sunday while… read more...
Police in India Recapture Kenyan Drug Ring Leader after 7-Month Chase
Police in India Recapture Kenyan Drug Ring Leader after 7-Month Chase
Police in India arrested a 36-year-old Kenyan woman accused of running a drug trafficking ring in… read more...
‘Cut Us Some Slack’: Video of Nairobi Woman Bashing Kenyans in the US Emerges
‘Cut Us Some Slack’: Video of Nairobi Woman Bashing Kenyans in the US…
A video of a Nairobi-based woman bashing Kenyans in the United States has emerged on social media… read more...
Raila Scolds MPs for Forcing Mwende Mwinzi to Renounce US Citizenship
Raila Scolds MPs for Forcing Mwende Mwinzi to Renounce US Citizenship
Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader Raila Odinga has come to the defense of President Kenyatta’… read more...
Mwende Mwinzi Must Renounce Her US Citizenship, Duale Says
Mwende Mwinzi Must Renounce Her US Citizenship, Duale Says
National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale says President Kenyatta was misled into appointing… read more...
Diaspora Lobby Blasts Kenyan MPs for Forcing Mwende Mwinzi to Renounce US Citizenship
Diaspora Lobby Blasts Kenyan MPs for Forcing Mwende Mwinzi to Renounce…
A diaspora lobby has condemned Kenyan MPs for forcing President Uhuru’s nominee for Kenya’s High… read more...
Mudavadi to Kenyans in US: How Western Powers Blackmailed Raila into Accepting Handshake with Uhuru
Mudavadi to Kenyans in US: How Western Powers Blackmailed Raila into A…
The March 9th, 2018 handshake between President Uhuru and ODM leader Raila Odinga was as a result… read more...
Mudavadi Wants Law Barring Kenyans with Dual Citizenship from Taking State Jobs Repealed
Mudavadi Wants Law Barring Kenyans with Dual Citizenship from Taking S…
Amani National Congress (ANC) leader Musalia Mudavadi has called for repealing of constitutional… read more...
Uhuru’s Ambassadorial Nominee Mwende Mwinzi to Lose the Post over Failure to Renounce US Citizenship
Uhuru’s Ambassadorial Nominee Mwende Mwinzi to Lose the Post over Fail…
MPs could retract their decision approving the nomination of Kenyan-American, Mwende Mwinzi as… read more...
Musalia Mudavadi Meets Kenyans in the US, Popularizes His 2022 Presidential Bid
Musalia Mudavadi Meets Kenyans in the US, Popularizes His 2022 Preside…
Amani National Congress (ANC) leader Musalia Mudavadi is currently on a tour to the United States.… read more...
Kenya Diaspora Remittances Slump for the Second Month in a Row
Kenya Diaspora Remittances Slump for the Second Month in a Row
For the second month in a row, Kenya diaspora remittances have slumped in what is attributed to the… read more...
Kenyan-American Mwende Mwinzi Accuses MPs of Discriminating Against Her
Kenyan-American Mwende Mwinzi Accuses MPs of Discriminating Against He…
President Kenyatta’s nominee for Kenyan High Commissioner to South Korea Mwende Mwinzi claims that… read more...
Two Kenyan Men in Minnesota Charged with Felony Sexual Assault of a Mentally Challenged Woman
Two Kenyan Men in Minnesota Charged with Felony Sexual Assault of a Me…
Two Kenyan men in Minnesota have been charged with felony sexual assault of a woman with mental and… read more...
Kenyan-Born Hodgen Mainda Sworn-in as Tennessee Commissioner of Commerce and Insurance
Kenyan-Born Hodgen Mainda Sworn-in as Tennessee Commissioner of Commer…
Hodgen Mainda, a Kenya-born man who was appointed as the new Commissioner of Commerce and Insurance… read more...
Mwende Mwinzi in Court to Stop Kenyan MPs from Forcing Her to Renounce US Citizenship
Mwende Mwinzi in Court to Stop Kenyan MPs from Forcing Her to Renounce…
Mwende Mwinzi, President Kenyatta’s nominee for the position of Kenyan High Commissioner to South… read more...
Kenyan Man who Organized “Wealth Conference” Imprisoned for 2 Years for Conning Rwandans
Kenyan Man who Organized “Wealth Conference” Imprisoned for 2 Years fo…
A Kenyan man who was arrested for organizing a ‘wealth and business’ conference in Rwanda in June… read more...
Diaspora Lobby Protests MPs’ Bid to Force Mwende Mwinzi to Renounce Her US Citizenship
Diaspora Lobby Protests MPs’ Bid to Force Mwende Mwinzi to Renounce He…
Kenya Diaspora Alliance (KDA) has protested MPs’ demand that Kenyan-American Mwende Mwinzi… read more...
Miguna Miguna Tears into Kenyan Detectives over Dutch Tycoon Tob Cohen’s Murder
Miguna Miguna Tears into Kenyan Detectives over Dutch Tycoon Tob Cohen…
Deported Kenyan-Canadian lawyer Miguna Miguna has questioned the competency of Kenyan investigating… read more...
DHS Seeks to Screen Social Media Information for Immigrants Applying for Green Cards, Citizenship
DHS Seeks to Screen Social Media Information for Immigrants Applying f…
The Trump administration has proposed to collect social media information from immigrants applying… read more...
Kenyan-Born Wangechi Mutu Makes History in US as Her Sculptures are Exhibited at Iconic New York Museum
Kenyan-Born Wangechi Mutu Makes History in US as Her Sculptures are Ex…
Kenyan-born Wangechi Mutu made history last week after four of her majestic sculptures were… read more...
Kenyan Woman Secretly Buries Husband in Dallas, Texas
Kenyan Woman Secretly Buries Husband in Dallas, Texas
A Kenyan woman living in the United States allegedly buried her deceased husband without the… read more...
Kenyans in Diaspora to Share their Experiences in New Online Show [VIDEO]
Kenyans in Diaspora to Share their Experiences in New Online Show [VID…
Standard Digital has announced the launch of a new online show where Kenyans living and working in… read more...
MPs to Probe Alleged Deployment of Kenyan-American Mwende Mwinzi as Seoul Envoy Before Renouncing Her US Citizenship
MPs to Probe Alleged Deployment of Kenyan-American Mwende Mwinzi as Se…
National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi on Tuesday ordered a probe into reports that Mwende Mwinzi… read more...
July’s Kenya Diaspora Remittances Fall by Sh7.4 Billion
July’s Kenya Diaspora Remittances Fall by Sh7.4 Billion
Kenyans living and working abroad sent home $224 million (Sh23.3 billion) in the month of July,… read more...
Kenyan-Born Francis Kimaru Receives 2-Year Suspended Sentence in $815,000 Medicaid Fraud Case in Massachusetts
Kenyan-Born Francis Kimaru Receives 2-Year Suspended Sentence in $815,…
A Kenyan-born owner of a home health care agency in Massachusetts accused of defrauding the state’s… read more...
Kenyan-Born Hodgen Mainda Lands Plum Appointment as Commissioner of Commerce and Insurance in Tennessee State Government
Kenyan-Born Hodgen Mainda Lands Plum Appointment as Commissioner of Co…
A 42-year-old Kenyan-born man has landed a plum appointment in the Tennessee State government.… read more...
South Africa: Kenyan Man Loses 13-Year Investment to Xenophobic Violence [VIDEO]
South Africa: Kenyan Man Loses 13-Year Investment to Xenophobic Violen…
A Kenyan businessman in South Africa painfully narrated how he lost his 13-year investment after a… read more...