The Kenyan capital is rapidly becoming a technology hub for Africa. Dubbed ‘Silicon Savannah’, Nairobi’s rise as a center of digital entrepreneurship has gone hand in hand with the revolution in mobile payments.
The dead babies were discovered when Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko made a surprise visit to a maternity hospital. Health officials say the babies were stored in boxes because the hospital does not have a mortuary.
A year ago, Kenya banned plastic bags and introduced the toughest rules in the book to punish anyone caught making, selling or using them. Have these measures worked?
The deal to improve trade within the six-member East African bloc is being thwarted by bilateral political disputes, traders and analysts say.
The pre-dawn blaze at Nairobi's Gikomba killed at least 15 people. The fire at Nairobi's largest market is the third in the past year.
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