2014-04-17 Kenya's Education Secretary says that all school-age children should be offered guidance and counselling on national values to prevent radicalisation from spreading.
2014-04-16 The thousands of families who fled their homes ahead of the military offensive against al-Shabaab have not received any assistance from the government.
2014-04-15 Deputy Chairman of the National Security and Internal Affairs Committee Dahir Amin Jesow called for patience while lawmakers iron out the difficult details of forming federal states.
2014-04-15 Heavy rains, which started Friday and continued through Sunday, rendered nearly 10,000 people homeless and damaged the main bridges and roads connecting Dar es Salaam to other regions.
2014-04-14 The government is encouraging young people to build eco-bungalows in an effort to boost tourism and battle poverty.
2014-04-11 Officers say that despite their meagre compensation and difficult working conditions, most members of the force are genuinely committed to serving and protecting the country.
2014-04-10 Since February, Constituent Assembly delegates have only debated two chapters of the draft constitution, with less than two weeks before the constitution was supposed to be enacted.
2014-04-09 Police have arrested more than 4,000 people in Nairobi's predominantly ethnic Somali neighbourhood, but residents say the security sweep intimidates and harasses innocent people.
2014-04-08 While Makaburi was regarded as the 'poster-boy' for al-Shabaab in Kenya, analysts say the nature of his assassination could derail dialogue and turn even moderates to violence.
2014-04-07 Al-Shabaab members fleeing from newly liberated areas could be hiding out and biding their time, officials say, and families are being warned not to welcome or harbour them.
2014-04-04 Muslim scholars from around the world will be invited to a conference in Mogadishu planned for June that will focus on how to educate the public about al-Shabaab's extremist ideology.
2014-04-04 The militant group is looking for new recruits to join its fight against AMISOM and Somali troops after losing a series of towns in a renewed military campaign.
2014-04-03 Two separate amendments are seeking to limit the number seats in parliament and county assemblies, but the proposed changes are meeting stiff resistance.
2014-04-02 The success rate of cases against poachers has risen dramatically since the specially trained prosecutors took charge in March.
2014-04-02 The controversial cleric was killed by unknown gunmen in a drive-by shooting, sparking fears of rioting and violence in Mombasa and Nairobi. So far, the situation remains tense but calm.
2014-04-01 Following two attacks in Nairobi's Eastleigh neighbourhood, Kenyans are questioning whether the country's security forces have the ability and resolve to deal with the issue of terrorism.
Al-Shabaab members fleeing from newly liberated areas could be hiding out and biding their time, officials say, and families are being warned not to welcome or harbour them.
The Civil-Military Component of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) visited two primary schools in Mogadishu in early April to assess the needs of the pupils and donate supplies.