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Death toll in attack on Garissa University rises to 15

02 April 2015, 12:22

The death toll in an attack by gunmen on Garissa University College near the border with Somalia has risen to 15, a police officer at the scene has said.

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South African could be caught up in Garissa attack

02 April 2015, 11:56

South Africa's Department of International Relations and Co-operation says it is not aware of any South Africans at Garissa University College, where masked gunmen took hostages and killed at least eight people.

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Red Cross: 50 students safely freed from Garissa attack

02 April 2015, 11:40

Gunmen are holding an "unknown number of student hostages" at Garissa University College after storming the campus at dawn, the Kenya Red Cross said in a statement.

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Students were warned of Garissa attack but thought it was April fools joke

02 April 2015, 11:40

Students were warned of an attack at the Garissa University College but thought it was an April Fool's day joke.

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Al-Shabaab claims Garissa University attack

02 April 2015, 11:20

Terrorist organisation al-Shabaab has claimed the attack on Garissa University College, CNN reports.

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4 critically injured airlifted to Nairobi for treatment

02 April 2015, 10:04

4 critically injured persons have been airlifted to Nairobi for specialized treatment.

29 people wounded in Garissa gun attack

02 April 2015, 09:10

Twenty nine people wounded in Garissa University College attack, four in critical condition, the National Disaster Operations Centre has said in a statement.

Boinett: Gunmen holed up in students’ hostels

02 April 2015, 08:54

Gunmen attacked Garissa University College, shooting indiscriminately in campus hostels, killing at least two people and wounding four others, police said.

Witness: Two security guards killed in Garissa attack

02 April 2015, 08:11

Masked gunmen stormed Garissa University College, setting off explosions and exchanging gunfire with security forces for several hours, and could have taken hostages after killing two guards.

Three injured in Garissa University attack

02 April 2015, 07:37

Masked gunmen have stormed Garrisa University, with two policemen and one student reportedly rushed to hospital.

Kenyan Judge appointed to COMESA Court of Justice

02 April 2015, 07:24

Lady Justice Mary Kasango has been appointed as a judge of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Court of Justice for a period of five year terms.

Unknown gunmen attack Garissa University College

02 April 2015, 07:03

Unknown gunmen have attacked Garissa University College.

What 700 million? Rutto asks

01 April 2015, 17:18

Bomet Governor Isaac Ruto says that he has not stolen any money from public coffers and that he is ready to prove so.

Family forced to exhume mistakenly buried body

01 April 2015, 17:18

A family in Githiru village, Nyeri Central sub-county has been forced to exhume a body they mistakenly buried four days ago thinking it was their dead son.

HIV/AIDS test not a must, Nyamira Governor clarifies

01 April 2015, 17:18

Nyamira County Governor John Nyagarama has allayed fears that all county workers will be tested for HIV/AIDS as reported in a section of the media.

I would have resigned myself, says Uhuru

01 April 2015, 14:13

President Uhuru Kenyatta has said that he would have resigned himself if he would have been on the EACC list of shame.

EACC commissioners bribed to quit office

01 April 2015, 14:13

Commissioners in the Ethics and Anti Corruption Commision EACC have been bribed and threatened to leave their positions, they have said, following the release of the list on corruption.

Guard murdered by suspected Mungiki members

01 April 2015, 12:51

Police have launched investigation into the murder of a night guard by suspected members of the outlawed Mungiki sect in Mukururwe-ini, Nyeri County.

Bensouda not humiliated by Uhuru

01 April 2015, 12:51

ICC chief Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda was not embarrassed by her defeat in prosecuting president Uhuru Kenyatta, she says.

Tobiko: Protect prosecutors, investigators and judicial officers

01 April 2015, 11:32

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Keriako Tobiko has called for the protection of prosecutors, investigators and judicial officers, following the murder of Ugandan prosecutor Joan Kagezi.

Court urges change to law criminalising women who pass HIV to baby

01 April 2015, 09:54

Human rights groups have welcomed moves to change a Kenyan law passed to curb the spread of HIV/AIDS, which criminalises pregnant women who pass HIV/AIDS to their babies, saying it discouraged people from finding out their status.

PAC set for dissolution, members asked to apologize

01 April 2015, 09:54

Parliament's Powers and Privileges Committee has proposed that the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) be dissolved and a new team be set up.

Chinese projects implicated in EACC corruption report

01 April 2015, 08:25

The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission published a report detailing corruption allegations against 175 government officials, some implicating Chinese projects.

Terror suspect nabbed in Mandera

01 April 2015, 07:18

Anti-terrorism police said they were interrogating a terror suspect, who was arrested in Mandera along the border with Somalia over terrorism links.

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