Kenya to host High-Level Conference on Sustainable Blue Economy  from 26th -28th November, 2018

Kenya will host a High-Level Conference on Sustainable Blue Economy  from 26th -28th November, 2018 in ­­Nairobi. The intention to host the conference was announced   during the Third Session of the United Nations Environment Assembly in Nairobi by President Uhuru Kenyatta in December 2017. The Ministerial Conference, will provide a forum to promote global conversation […]

Kenyan writer Makena Onjerika has won the 2018 Caine Prize for African Writing

Kenyan writer Makena Onjerika has won the 2018 Caine Prize for African Writing – often described as Africa’s leading literary award, for her short story entitled “Fanta Blackcurrant”, published in Wasafiri (2017). The Chair of the Caine Prize judging panel, award winning Ethiopian-American novelist and writer, Dinaw Mengestu, announced Makena as the winner of the £10,000 prize […]

100 DAY COUNTDOWN TO THE ILLEGAL WILDLIFE TRADE CONFERENCE

(London, 2nd July 2018)-The Acting High Commissioner, Mrs. Grace Cerere, today attended an evening reception hosted by Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs the RT Hon Boris Johnson MP to mark the 100 day countdown to the 2018 Illegal Wildlife Trade Conference. The event brought together senior stakeholders from the tech, tourism, transport […]