On Monday 16th July 2018, the acting High Commissioner Mrs Grace Cerere paid a courtesy call on Mr. Kitack Lim, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Secretary General at the IMO Headquarters. The objective of the meeting was for the Head of Mission to brief the Secretary General about the High-Level Conference on Sustainable Blue Economy that Kenya will co-host […]
The 6th Annual Face of Kenya UK was held on 7th July 2018 at the Holiday Inn, Bloomsbury, Coram Street, London where Mr. Richie Gathu, was crowned the 2018 Face of Kenya UK Ambassador. Organised by the Face of Kenya UK chapter, this year’s event brought together 5 Face of Kenya UK ambassadors. The event […]
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 […]
(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 […]
Douglas is the founder of Oasis Mathare, a community-based group working to empower young people from Mathare in Nairobi-Kenya. He was chosen as a Queen’s Young Leader in recognition of the work he is doing to reduce illiteracy and poverty in his community and beyond.
We wish to inform all Diaspora Officials that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade of the Republic of Kenya will ONLY engage with properly registered and recognised Diaspora Associations. In this regard, we are advising all Diaspora Associations in the UK to register with both local and legal authorities and the Kenya High […]