Tag: kenya

  • KDF blows up seized yacht

    Yacht linked to Briton. KDF blows up yacht seized with heroin worth Sh22m Kenya Defence Forces have blown up a yacht that was found trying to sneak in 7.6 kilogrammes […]

  • US wants Kenya to adopt new port security

    New regs would boost security. US Proposes New Cargo Regulations to Boost Surveillance At Kenya Ports By Allan Odhiambo The US is proposing radical changes in Kenya’s port cargo handling […]

  • SFO investigates Soma Oil & Gas

    Allegations of corruption in Somalia. Serious Fraud Office investigating oil firm Soma BY MICHAEL HOLDEN AND DRAZEN JORGIC Britain’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched a criminal investigation into the British exploration […]

  • Deploy KDF to Guard Waters

    Maritime dispute gaining momentum. Deploy KDF to Guard Waters, MP Tells State The National Assembly Committee on Defence and Foreign Relations has advised the Government to deploy Kenya Defence Forces […]

  • New patrol boats for Kenyan Navy

    New craft to boost security. Kenyan Navy to get six US-made patrol boats Written by Oscar Nkala The US Naval Sea Systems Command is seeking to acquire six 4.7 metre-long […]

  • Somalia takes Kenya case to UN

    Natural resources at heart of issue. Somalia to Present Case at UN Court in Maritime Spat With Kenya by Mohamed Sheikh Nor Somalia, which has mainland Africa’s longest coastline, plans to […]

  • Kenya repatriates 62 Somali pirates

    Somalis had completed their sentences. Kenya repatriates 62 Somali pirates The Kenyan government on Wednesday claimed to have repatriated 62 Somali pirates who have finished their jail terms, as part […]

  • The Kenyan Drug Connection

    East Africa region has become a transit route for heroin. The Kenyan Connection: drug bust exposes new heroin route By Tristan McConnell Nairobi (AFP) – When a crack unit of Kenyan […]

  • Police held back pirate evidence

    Claims British police withheld DNA evidence. Police ‘held back DNA in pirate murder case’ Jerome Starkey British police withheld DNA evidence that could have acquitted a Kenyan hotel worker sentenced […]

  • How Kenya invited and hosted Somali pirates

    Big Mouth strikes again… U. N. Report: How Kenya invited and hosted Somali pirates By WILLIS OKETCH MOMBASA: Questions abound over who in Kenya benefited from billions of shillings laundered by […]