Nairobi is the capital and the largest city of Kenya. The name comes from the Maasai phrase Enkare Nairobi, which translates to "cool water", a reference to the Nairobi River which flows through the city. The city proper had a population of 3,138,369 in the 2009 census, while the metropolitan area has a population of 6,547,547. The city is popularly referred to as the Green City in the Sun.
In Kenya, authorities are cracking down on Al-Shabaab terorrists after January's deadly attack at a hotel and business complex in Nairobi. CBS News foreign correspondent Debora Patta has more on what's.. CBS News - Published
A centralized dispatcher for ambulance services is taken for granted in many countries. Not so in Kenya, where a ride-hailing service for first responders played a major role saving lives during last..
Red Cross has stated that Nineteen people still missing two days after a Somali militant attack on a Nairobi hotel and office complex are now accounted for. The death toll stands at 21. Reuters reports..
Kenyan security forces have killed the militants who stormed an upscale Nairobi hotel compound, taking at least 14 lives and forcing hundreds of others into terrifying escapes. More than 700 civilians..