New Funding for Addressing Migrant and Refugee Crisis

New Funding for Addressing Migrant and Refugee Crisis Prime Minister announces £200 million to help tackle causes of migration, and £2 million UK contribution to the EU’s Africa Trust Fund.
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Nairobi attack – PM phone call with Kenya’s President Kenyatta

Nairobi attack – PM phone call with Kenya’s President Kenyatta A Downing Street spokesman said: The Prime Minister spoke to the President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta, late this afternoon about the attack at Westgate shopping centre in Nairobi. President Kenyatta updated the Prime Minister on the current situation and explained that Kenyan security forces were […]
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Letters: Condemnation of colonial barbarism

George Monbiot’s article (Colonised and coloniser, empire’s poison infects us all, 9 October) is probably the most stomach-churning ever printed by you. The depths of barbaric depravity of the British colonial forces in their attempted suppression of the Kenyan anti-colonial struggle almost beggars belief. However, as Monbiot correctly points out, the atrocities carried out in Kenya […]
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National Archives release colonial papers – live blog

Thousands of documents have been released today – here we explain why were they released, what they say, and how you can see them yourself9.29am: Today the Foreign Office has made public the first batch of thousands of “lost” colonial-era files believed to have been destroyed.The documents were secretly sent back to the UK when […]
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Insurance warning following Kenya threat

Travel insurers take different stances on what policies do and don’t cover in the event of a terrorist attackHolidaymakers planning trips to Kenya should check that their travel insurance covers claims resulting from terrorism following a Foreign and Commonwealth Office warning of potential terrorist attacks in Nairobi.The FCO said it believes terrorists may be in […]
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