Kenya's announcement to close the camps came after Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta met with United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi to discuss the management of refugees within the camps.
After surviving one car crash, a driver was tragically killed in a second one just minutes later as he waited for emergency responders.
Rescue efforts had been ongoing for over a year to save a group of giraffes from a shrinking island.
"We will miss her dearly, but we'll celebrate with gratitude her long and remarkable life," the former president wrote of Sarah Obama, who died in Kenya aged 99.
She died while undergoing treatment in a hospital in Kenya on March 29, her daughter confirmed.
The wild animal had strayed from the nearby Tsavo East National Park when it attacked the man in Makueni, Kenya, on Wednesday.
A group of eight giraffes in Kenya were cut off from their normal range by rising floodwaters.
In the long term, Washington would be better served by addressing African priorities than by trying to counter China at every turn.
Najin and Fatu seem unaware they're the last of their kind. Scientists hope they can add just one more per year.
Escalating drone strikes in Somalia have been enabled by a Cold War-style military procurement program and preferred private contractors.
A Kenyan plane carrying humanitarian medical supplies to help aid the COVID-19 pandemic in Somalia was reportedly been shot down earlier this week by the Ethiopian army.
Kenyans held in quarantine at the Kenya Medical Training College were filmed climbing over a wall.
One swarm recorded was 37 miles long and 25 miles wide.
The Somalia-based militant group, affiliated with Al-Qaeda, has claimed responsibility for the dawn attack on on Camp Simba in Lamu county, Kenya.
The 55-year-old man lived in the district of Amreli, India.
Officials from the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) have urged residents to avoid venturing out at night until the stray cat is captured after the death of a man near Ongata Rongai, Kajiado County.
New documentary "When Lambs Become Lions" follows elephant poachers and the rangers trying to stop them.
Scotland Yard has released a composite image of a young man who fell from a plane's wheel well and is trying to ascertain the man's identity in order to notify his family.
Kenyan police have been given orders to guard "colleges, churches, hotels, beaches and supermarkets" after receiving intelligence that several terrorist attacks were to be carried out around the city of Mombasa.
Kenny Porpora, author of 'The Autumn Balloon,' joins an LGBT tour operator in Kenya, where homosexuality is punishable by up to 14 years in prison.
Non-profit supporting young women uses travel to promote self-confidence and education
"I will continue perfecting my cooking skills and look forward to surpassing this record," said Kenyan chef Maliha Mohammed, who made everything from chicken peri peri to ten different kinds of pizza.
Writer David Farley takes a walking safari through the Kenyan bush with an uncle he had never met before.
Female MP Fatuma Gedi was allegedly attacked by a male colleague who was angry her budget committee did not allocate funds to his constituency.
The Boeing Max 8 737, which took off from the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa, crashed six minutes into its journey to Nairobi, Kenya.
Jason Spindler, a survivor of 9/11, died in al-Shabab's attack on a hotel complex in Nairobi, Kenya.