Haiti PM vows to retake country as first contingent of Kenyan police arrive
  • Author: Reuters
  • Date: 2024-06-26 07:03:18

Haiti PM vows to retake country as first contingent of Kenyan police arrive

But even as uniformed Kenyan police disembarked from a Kenya Airways plane with weapons in hand in Haiti's capital Port-au-Prince, police back in Nairobi opened fire on anti-tax hike demonstrators trying to storm the parliament, killing some of them.

Kenya designated a major non-NATO ally by Washington as Ruto deploys police to Haiti
  • Author: Mwangi Maina
  • Date: 2024-06-25 08:35:08

Kenya designated a major non-NATO ally by Washington as Ruto deploys police to Haiti

This designation makes Kenya the first country in sub-Saharan Africa to hold this status.

UN Haiti chief warns of 'catastrophic' impact of gang war displacements
  • Author: Reuters
  • Date: 2024-06-19 07:01:03

UN Haiti chief warns of 'catastrophic' impact of gang war displacements

Almost 580,000 people in Haiti are internally displaced - around 5 per cent of the Caribbean country's entire population.

Haiti names new cabinet, in strong shift from previous government
  • Author: Reuters
  • Date: 2024-06-12 07:01:07

Haiti names new cabinet, in strong shift from previous government

The cabinet trims the number of ministers while replacing all who served in former Prime Minister Ariel Henry's cabinet.

Haiti PM condemns killing of police officers in gang ambush
  • Author: Reuters
  • Date: 2024-06-11 08:32:52

Haiti PM condemns killing of police officers in gang ambush

A group of armed men working under gang leader Jimmy "Barbeque" Cherizier ambushed a patrol from the police's anti-gang unit in the Delmas 18 neighbourhood on Sunday and set it on fire.

"We'll show up in Haiti the same way we've done in other countries," Ruto declares
  • Author: Hanifa Adan
  • Date: 2024-05-29 09:54:38

"We'll show up in Haiti the same way we've done in other countries," Ruto declares

President Ruto stated that all necessary legal and international protocols had been adhered to.

Kenyan police to leave for Haiti next week to fight gang-driven chaos
  • Author: Mwangi Maina
  • Date: 2024-05-19 16:31:55

Kenyan police to leave for Haiti next week to fight gang-driven chaos

Departing for Port-au-Prince on May 21, the officers will take command of the troubled Caribbean nation on Kenya’s first mission of this kind.

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