Air rally featuring vintage planes reaches Kenyan capital

Nov 27, 2016

Air rally featuring vintage planes reaches Kenyan capital

A vintage air rally hoping to fly across Africa has reached Kenya on its way to southern Africa. The Vintage Air Rally bills itself as a “flying rally across Africa, from Crete to Cape Town,” for planes built in the early 20th century. The ...

Nairobi's Westgate Mall set to reopen two years after Islamist bloodbath

Jul 15, 2015

Nairobi's Westgate Mall set to reopen two years after Islamist bloodbath

Nairobi’s Westgate Mall is to re-open Saturday, nearly two years after it was attacked by Somalia’s Islamic extremist rebels who killed at least 67 people, Kenyan officials said Tuesday. The mall has been extensively refurbished since the devastating four-day siege. The violence erupted on ...

At least one dead in Nairobi high-rise building collapse

Jan 5, 2015

At least one dead in Nairobi high-rise building collapse

At least one person was killed and several others were injured on Sunday when a six-story residential building collapsed in Nairobi, officials said. City officials said 22 survivors had been pulled out of the rubble of the building, situated in Nairobi’s Haruma neighborhood, but ...