More Sports / Athletics Apr 22, 2016

Kenyan president authorizes anti-doping bill

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta signed into law an anti-doping bill required to avoid a ban from the Rio Olympics of a nation famed for its runners, the president's office said on Wednesday. Video from the president's office showed Kenyatta at State House signing the bill, ...

Christian doctor from Wakayama offers hope to disabled kids in Kenya

National Dec 29, 2015

Christian doctor from Wakayama offers hope to disabled kids in Kenya

Japanese pediatrician Kazuko Kumon works to provide support for children with disabilities and their families in Kenya. At The Garden of Siloam, a facility Kumon established on the outskirts of Nairobi, disabled children receive a range of support, from high-quality education to personalized health care. Kumon, ...

World Nov 28, 2014

Stranded Kenyan workers demand evacuation after Islamist attack

Scores of teachers and civil servants were stranded at a remote Kenyan airstrip on Thursday, demanding evacuation and protection five days after Islamist gunmen killed 28 non-Muslim bus passengers in the surrounding border region near Somalia. Somalia's al-Shabaab militants claimed responsibility for Saturday's attack in ...