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Alleged Kenya poaching boss denied bail

A court in Kenya on Friday denied bail to a suspected ivory trafficking ringleader, after the prosecution argued his release would be a major blow to the fight against rampant poaching.

Militants attack bus on Kenyan coast, no injuries

Islamist gunmen on Saturday opened fire on a passenger bus along the Kenyan coast but fled without injuring anyone, witnesses and officials said, nearly a month after Shebab militants executed 28 non-Muslim bus passengers in the country.

Shebab Islamists claim responsibility for Kenya's bus attack

Somalia's Shebab Islamists on Saturday claimed responsibility for a deadly bus attack in neighbouring Kenya in which gunmen slaughtered 28 non-Muslim passengers.

Kenya police carry out fresh raid on Mombasa mosque

Kenyan police officers on Wednesday carried out a fresh raid on a mosque in the port city of Mombasa, police said.

Four killed in Kenya clashes

At least four people were stabbed to death Monday night by suspected radical Muslim youth protesting police raids on two mosques in the coastal city of Mombasa, the police said Tuesday.

Four killed in revenge attacks after Kenya mosques raid

Nairobi: Four people were stabbed to death in Kenya's volatile port city of Mombasa following security raids on mosques in which a man was killed and over 200 people arrested, police said Tuesday.

One dead as Kenya police raid radical mosques

One man was killed Monday as Kenyan security forces raided mosques in the port city of Mombasa searching for weapons and radical supporters of Somalia`s Al-Qaeda affiliated Shebab militants, police said.

Armed men on a motorbike kill at least four in Mombasa

At least four people were killed in the Kenyan coastal city of Mombasa on Sunday in an attack by armed men on a motorbike, according to medical sources.

Business tycoon shot dead in Kenya coastal city

A prominent Kenyan businessman was shot dead in Kenya`s port city of Mombasa late Friday, police and eyewitnesses said.

British bomb suspect in Kenya had IED bomb kit: Police

A Briton on trial in Kenya for plotting bomb attacks had chemicals that could be used to make "highly volatile" explosives, a British detective told a Mombasa court on Friday.

British bomb suspect in Kenya had IED bomb kit: Police

A Briton on trial in Kenya for plotting bomb attacks had chemicals that could be used to make "highly volatile" explosives, a British detective told a Mombasa court on Friday.

Briton had bomb-making chemicals, Kenya expert tells trial

A Briton on trial in Kenya for plotting bomb attacks possessed chemicals capable of making an explosion, a government chemist told a court in the port city of Mombasa Thursday.

3 dead, several injured in twin attacks in Mombasa: officials

At least three people were killed and several others injured today in twin attacks in Kenya`s port city of Mombasa, officials said.

Gunmen kill three in "terrorist" attack on Kenyan church

Two gunmen stormed a packed church near the Kenyan coastal city of Mombasa on Sunday and opened fire on worshippers, killing three people and wounding others, in what police called a terrorist attack.

Clashes in Kenya port for second day over mosque raid: Witness

Muslim youths angry about a police raid on a mosque used by firebrand preachers in the Kenyan port city of Mombasa clashed with police for a second day on Monday, a Reuters witness said.

Two Christian clerics killed on Kenyan coast: Witnesses

Two Christian clerics on Kenya`s coast were killed in separate attacks over the weekend, witnesses said, two weeks after the killing of a Muslim preacher sparked deadly riots in port city Mombasa.

Riots break out in Kenya; four dead, church torched

Four rioters died and a church was torched amid gunfire on Friday, as police in Kenya`s port city of Mombasa quashed protests sparked by the killing of a Muslim cleric.

Seven dead after gang attack near Kenya casino, police

A bare-chested gang of youths armed with machetes and crude weapons attacked policeman near casino and later attacked police station in Kenya. Six gang members and 1 policeman died during violence.

Grenade attacks on Kenya coast kill 1

Kenya has seen several hit-and-run grenade attacks in recent months in the capital, Nairobi.