William Ruto News

Newly-elected AU chairman, Chadian President Idriss Déby. Photograph: Xinhua/Barcroft Media

African Union members back Kenyan plan to leave International Criminal Court

Leaders at Addis Ababa summit support pullout of international criminal court in protest at perceived unfair targeting.

Uhuru Kenyatta, President of Kenya

Kenya's ruling coalition moves to create single party for 2017 general elections

The main political parties in Kenya’s governing Jubilee Alliance are considering plans for a merger, an agreement analysts say may involve rotating power between two of the country’s largest ethnic groups.

A stock broker transacts shares during a trading session at the Nairobi Securities Exchange in Kenya’s capital Nairobi January 11, 2012.

Kenya to cross-list $2B Eurobond on the Nairobi Securities Exchange

Kenya plans to cross-list its $2 billion Eurobond on the Nairobi bourse in a move that will allow more Kenyans to have access to the bond, Deputy President William Ruto told an investment conference on Monday.