culture and art

culture and art

After years of violence, a Kenyan village enjoys precious peace

AfricaPress-Kenya: Most of the men in the village of Lorengippi in northwestern Kenya are scarred.Almost everyone has a tale of a relative killed in...

Kenya loses first doctor to Covid-19

AfricaPress-Kenya: The coronavirus pandemic in Kenya today has claimed the life of a doctor who succumbed to the virus within 48 hours of being...

Three ACK top clerics win global awards

AfricaPress-Kenya: Three Anglican Church of Kenya (ACK) clerics have been feted by the Archbishop of Canterbury for exemplary service. Retired Bishop of Maseno West Diocese...

Football fans, stars assist Ojwang’ pay medical costs

AfricaPress-Kenya: Retired and active footballers raised money to clear the medical bill of former Harambee Stars winger George 'Jojo' Ojwang, who has heart problems. The...

Pastors turn to God for bread as virus swallows up tithes, offerings

AfricaPress-Kenya: The smile on his face told it all. Upon receiving a bale of maize flour and Sh1,000, Pastor Simon Imani of Pentecost Church...

Covid-19: Uthiru residents donate care packages to neighbours

AfricaPress-Kenya: Hit by coronavirus restrictions but still eager to lend a helping hand, residents of Uthiru, Kiambu County came to the aid of their...

Lab staff: My baby asks why I no longer go home

AfricaPress-Kenya: Before the coronavirus pandemic hit, Moses Ondieki, a medic, never imagined that so much would be required of him as a professional and...

Pageantry as KDF gives Gen Mwathethe farewell salute after 42 years

AfricaPress-Kenya: The curtain finally fell on Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) General Samson Mwathethe’s career after 42 years of service. The Navy officer who joined...

Kenya’s historical gem bears the brunt of virus

AfricaPress-Kenya: For all its glorious past, Mombasa’s Old Town is spitting its old demons once again to devastating effect. “Stop dreaming shallow dreams of Kibokoni....

Mother who cooked stones gets help after Radio Maisha airs her plight

AfricaPress-Kenya: Ms Peninah Bahati Kitsao, 45, a mother of eight children who resorted to boiling stones to convince her two-year-old child that there was...