DIASPORA NEWS

52-Year-Old Kenyan Man Dies of Covid-19 in Sweden
52-Year-Old Kenyan Man Dies of Covid-19 in Sweden
A 52-year-old man in Sweden has become the latest Kenyan national to die of Covid-19 abroad. Waburi… read more...
US-Based Kenyan Pastor Loses Daughter While on Family Vacation in Kenya
US-Based Kenyan Pastor Loses Daughter While on Family Vacation in Keny…
The family of a US-based Kenyan pastor is mourning the death of their daughter who died during a… read more...
Kenyan Woman in Germany Makes a Killing from Sewing, Selling Unique Covid-19 Facemasks
Kenyan Woman in Germany Makes a Killing from Sewing, Selling Unique Co…
A Kenyan financial expert living in Germany is making good money from the manufacture and sale of… read more...
Kenyans Online Attack US-Based Lawyer Makau Mutua for Promoting Homosexuality
Kenyans Online Attack US-Based Lawyer Makau Mutua for Promoting Homose…
US-based Kenyan lawyer Prof. Makau Mutua is under fire from Kenyans online for defending banned… read more...
I Was Halfway Dead, I Met Bob Marley: Kenyan Man in the US Infected with Covid-19 Says in interview with Jeff Koinange
I Was Halfway Dead, I Met Bob Marley: Kenyan Man in the US Infected wi…
A Kenyan man living in the US has narrated his near-death experience after he was infected with… read more...
US-Based Kenyan Nurse Who Contracted Covid-19 in the Line of Duty Returns to Work After Recovering
US-Based Kenyan Nurse Who Contracted Covid-19 in the Line of Duty Retu…
A Kenyan nurse in the US who contracted Covid-19 in the line of duty earlier this month has… read more...
Kenyan Accountant Dies from Covid-19 in London, the UK
Kenyan Accountant Dies from Covid-19 in London, the UK
The Kenyan community in the United Kingdom is mourning the passing of one of their members, Wangula… read more...
Retired Kenyan Catholic Bishop Silvius Njiru Dies of Covid-19 in Italy
Retired Kenyan Catholic Bishop Silvius Njiru Dies of Covid-19 in Italy
Retired Kenyan Catholic Bishop Silvius Njiru Dies of Covid-19 in Italy. Njiru, who served as the… read more...
Kenyans in the Diaspora Defy Covid-19 Pandemic, Send Home Sh24 Billion
Kenyans in the Diaspora Defy Covid-19 Pandemic, Send Home Sh24 Billion…
Kenyans living and working abroad sent home $228.9 million (Sh24 billion) in March 2020, according… read more...
US-Based Kenyan Scientist Leads Team in Developing Once-Per-Year HIV Drug
US-Based Kenyan Scientist Leads Team in Developing Once-Per-Year HIV D…
Dr. Benson Edagwa, a Kenyan-born US researcher, is among researchers at the University of Nebraska… read more...
18 Kenyans Abroad Have Died of Covid-19, with a Majority of them in the US
18 Kenyans Abroad Have Died of Covid-19, with a Majority of them in th…
At least 18 Kenyans have died of Covid-19 abroad, Foreign Affairs Principal Secretary Amb. Macharia… read more...
Kenya Airways to Evacuate 500 Kenyans Stranded Abroad Amid Covid-19
Kenya Airways to Evacuate 500 Kenyans Stranded Abroad Amid Covid-19
Over 500 Kenyan nationals stranded abroad in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic are set to be… read more...
Diaspora Remittances to Drop by 20 Percent, World Bank Says
Diaspora Remittances to Drop by 20 Percent, World Bank Says
Money sent home by Kenyans in the diaspora is expected to drop considerably in 2020 due to the… read more...
Family of 47-Year-Old Kenyan Woman Who Died Abroad Last Year Buries Banana Stem
Family of 47-Year-Old Kenyan Woman Who Died Abroad Last Year Buries Ba…
The family of a 47-year-old Kenyan woman who died in Iraq last December has been forced to bury a… read more...
Kenyan Dies of Covid-19 in Saudi Arabia
Kenyan Dies of Covid-19 in Saudi Arabia
A Kenyan national has died of coronavirus in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, according to reports.… read more...
KQ Flight Scheduled to Fly Back Kenyans from the UK Canceled at the Last Minute
KQ Flight Scheduled to Fly Back Kenyans from the UK Canceled at the La…
A Kenya Airways (KQ) flight that was scheduled to fly Kenyans in the United Kingdom back home on… read more...
We Have Your Interest at Heart, Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Raychelle Omamo Tells Kenyans in the Diaspora
We Have Your Interest at Heart, Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Rayc…
Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Raychelle Omamo says the government cannot afford to evacuate all… read more...
Kenyans Seeking to Leave China Offered Sh80,000 One-Way Flight Ticket
Kenyans Seeking to Leave China Offered Sh80,000 One-Way Flight Ticket
Kenyan nationals seeking to leave China amid the coronavirus pandemic will have to pay Sh80,468 for… read more...
Kenyan Family in the US Wins Hearts After Donating Respirators to Local Police Department
Kenyan Family in the US Wins Hearts After Donating Respirators to Loca…
A Kenyan man living in the United States has touched the hearts of many after he donated Covid-19… read more...
Chinese Hospital Turns Away Pregnant African Woman [VIDEO]
Chinese Hospital Turns Away Pregnant African Woman [VIDEO]
A video shared online recently has painted a clear picture of the racial discrimination people of… read more...
No Kenyan Was Evicted from their House in China, Ambassador Sarah Serem Says
No Kenyan Was Evicted from their House in China, Ambassador Sarah Sere…
Kenya’s Ambassador to China Sarah Serem has refuted reports that Kenyans were among people of… read more...
 Kenyan Businessman Dies from Covid-19 in the US
Kenyan Businessman Dies from Covid-19 in the US
A Kenyan-born businessman has reportedly succumbed to Covid-19 in the United States. Dr. Maurice… read more...
UK-Based Kenyan Woman Speaks After Fake News in Uganda That She Died of Covid-19
UK-Based Kenyan Woman Speaks After Fake News in Uganda That She Died o…
Elsie Kibue, a Kenyan woman living in the United Kingdom, was left shocked after learning that her… read more...
Kenya Mission in London Works on Plan to Evacuate Kenyans Stranded in the UK
Kenya Mission in London Works on Plan to Evacuate Kenyans Stranded in…
Kenya High Commission in London has revealed plans to evacuate Kenyan nationals stranded in the UK… read more...
Gov’t Agrees to Evacuate Kenyans from China, But at their Own Cost
Gov’t Agrees to Evacuate Kenyans from China, But at their Own Cost
Kenyans who wish to be evacuated from China have been asked to register with the Kenyan Embassy in… read more...
 Two Kenyans Succumb to Covid-19 in the UK
Two Kenyans Succumb to Covid-19 in the UK
Two Kenyan nationals have died of the coronavirus disease in the United Kingdom. This was confirmed… read more...
Ugandan MP Bobi Wine Teams Up with US Tycoon to Evacuate Mistreated Africans, African-Americans out of China
Ugandan MP Bobi Wine Teams Up with US Tycoon to Evacuate Mistreated Af…
Ugandan MP Bobi Wine has joined hands with US businessman Neil Nelson to evacuate people of Africa… read more...
Life is at its Worst, Says US-Based Kenyan Athlete Emmanuel Korir over Covid-19 Lockdown
Life is at its Worst, Says US-Based Kenyan Athlete Emmanuel Korir over…
US-based Kenyan athlete Emmanuel Korir has described the lockdown in the US as the most difficult… read more...
Gov’t Says it is Impractical to Evacuate Kenyans Stranded Abroad
Gov’t Says it is Impractical to Evacuate Kenyans Stranded Abroad
The government says it is impractical to repatriate Kenyans stranded abroad amid the Covid-19… read more...
5 Kenyans Have Died of Covid-19 in the US, Government Says
5 Kenyans Have Died of Covid-19 in the US, Government Says
The coronavirus disease has killed five Kenyans in the United States in the past month, Kenya’s… read more...