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Africa: Kenya

The movement led by Kenya's Gen-Z started on social media and snowballed into protests.  By LUIS TATO (AFP)

Filming TikToks in tear gas: Kenya's Gen-Z protesters

3 hours ago | Africa: Kenya

Growing up in a shanty town in Kenya's capital Nairobi, Sarah Njoroge saw her parents ban her older siblings from taking ...

Jun 23, 2024 | Africa: Kenya

Kenya's President William Ruto said Sunday that he was ready for a conversation with thousands of peaceful young pro ...

Jun 22, 2024 | Africa: Kenya

A 21-year-old man has died after being hit by a tear gas canister during protests in Kenya this week, a human rights off ...

Jun 21, 2024 | Africa: Kenya

A man died on the sidelines of mass demonstrations by Kenyan youth against proposed tax hikes, police said Friday, with ...

Jun 21, 2024 | Africa: Kenya

A man died on the sidelines of mass demonstrations against proposed tax hikes in the Kenyan capital, police said Friday, ...

Jun 21, 2024 | Africa: Kenya

Rights groups in Kenya say at least 200 people were injured and more than 100 arrested in nationwide protests Thursday a ...

Jun 20, 2024 | Africa: Kenya

Thousands of mostly young demonstrators took to the streets across Kenya on Thursday to protest tax hikes, blowing whist ...

Jun 18, 2024 | Africa: Kenya

Kenya's government on Tuesday scrapped plans to impose multiple tax hikes, the presidency said, amending a controversial ...

Jun 18, 2024 | Africa: Kenya

Kenyan police fired tear gas and arrested at least a dozen demonstrators Tuesday as hundreds of people gathered near par ...

Jun 14, 2024 | Africa: Kenya

Kenyan President William Ruto on Friday urged the G7 summit to back a revamp of the global lending system to unlock incr ...

Jun 14, 2024 | Africa: Kenya

Kenyan President William Ruto on Friday urged the G7 summit to back a revamp of the global lending system to unlock incr ...

Jun 13, 2024 | Africa: Kenya

Kenya's finance minister on Thursday presented the East African nation's biggest ever budget, alongside contentious tax ...

Jun 13, 2024 | Africa: Kenya

Kenya's finance minister is due to present Thursday the East African economic powerhouse's biggest ever budget, alongsid ...