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Kenya losing battle with corruption - Global Journalist

Kenya has long been one of the richest and most developed countries in Africa. The capital Nairobi is a hub for businesses all over the continent, and its game parks and beaches are a magnet for tourists. But the country has a really big problem ...and more »

President Uhuru plea on gender rule even as ODM misses mark - The Standard (press release)

President Uhuru Kenyatta has challenged Parliament to pass the two-thirds gender rule to show appreciation for the role women have played in Kenya's progress. President Kenyatta said women have played a big role in the liberation of Kenya and the ...and more »

Uhuru backs strong women leaders, urges MPs to pass gender rule - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

By SIMON NDONGA, NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 13 – President Uhuru Kenyatta has eulogized his sister Margaret Wambui as a strong woman, and used the occasion to hail other women in leadership positions. Speaking at a requiem mass held at St Andrews Church ...and more »

President Kenyatta assents to anti-torture law - Citizen TV (press release)

President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed into law the Prevention of Torture Bill that guarantees freedom from torture, cruelty and punishment. The legislation provides for reparations to victims of torture and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment and also ...and more »

Gender Bill gathers steam as Uhuru gives push - Daily Nation

President Uhuru Kenyatta told lawmakers to pass the one third gender Bill as he eulogised his sister Margaret Wambui Kenyatta. He said the passage of the Bill would give women a chance to contribute to the development of the country. “We have a ...and more »

Somber moment as President Uhuru's sister is buried (photos) - TUKO.CO.KE

The late Margaret Wambui Kenyatta's funeral service was held at St Andrew's Church on April 13. - In attendance was the Kenyatta family, DP Ruto and his wife as well as several other leaders. - She will be laid to rest at her Ngando home. - Below are ...and more »

President Kenyatta assents to bills on reparations, judges retirement and refugees - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

By PSCU, NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 13 – President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday assented to a law that gives effect to provisions of the Constitution of Kenya that guarantee freedom from torture, cruelty and punishment. The new law outlines the principles of ...and more »

Uhuru signs laws for freedom from torture and cruelty, judges to retire at 70 - The Star, Kenya

President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed a law that guarantees freedom from torture, cruelty and punishment. The legislation outlines principles of the Convention Against Torture and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment. It provides for ...and more »

Humour as Kenyattas gather for kin's burial - The Standard (press release)

Members of the Kenyatta family Thursday came together for the burial of the founding president's oldest daughter, Margaret. Matriarch Mama Ngina and her son President Uhuru Kenyatta led the family as Margaret, famously remembered for being Nairobi's ...and more »

Befitting send-off for Kenyattas' fallen kin - K24 TV

President Uhuru Kenyatta has called on Parliament to pass the two thirds gender rule to show appreciation for the role women have played in Kenya's progress. He said women have played a big role in the liberation of Kenya and the subsequent progress ...and more »