News

13/05/2024

Heavy rains and flooding in Kenya

Starting 18 th April 2024, heavy rains and floods wreaked havoc across Kenya, resulting in loss of lives, property and service disruption. Transport, housing, education, health and agriculture were the most affected sectors.

01/05/2024

Nairobi flooding appeal

The heavy rains of recent weeks have led to one of Kenya's worst tragedies in recent memory. Hundreds of deaths, destroyed houses and great concern about illness are affecting people.

26/04/2024

National Day Celebrations, 8th of April 2024

It was with a joyous heart that after 4 years we were able to celebrate our National Day on Monday, 8th April 2024, the day of the Annunciation. To start off the celebrations and receive blessings for the day, the Embassy held Holy Mass at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church in Kitisuru, a beautiful and serene suburb with schools and places of worship located northwest of the central business district of Nairobi.

15/03/2024

Latest reports from the maternity clinic in Tangulbei

The Order of Malta maternity Theatre has brought a big difference to the community. Prior to it, they were unable to safely operate, so all mothers were referred to the County Hospital which is very far, a distance of over 120 kilometres on terrible roads.

27/02/2024

New blood bank fridge for the Good Samaritan Catholic Mission Hospital in Tangulbei

The Companions of the Order of Malta in Kenya have achieved another medical first at the Catholic Mission Hospital in the very remote area of Tangulbei, North West Kenya.

15/12/2023

Farewell lunch for Ambassador Tom Amolo in Berlin

Farewell lunch hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Berlin for Ambassador Tom Amolo.

13/12/2023

The Embassy and the Apostolic Nuncio coordinate emergency support for victims of floods

On Sunday 3 rd December 2023 His Excellency Archbishop Hubertus Van Megen, Apostolic Nuncio to Kenya and South Sudan, on behalf of the Order of Malta handed over to Rev. Fr. Ambrose Muli, head of the Secretariat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Malindi, representing His Lordship the Rt. Rev. Willybard Lagho, Bishop of Malindi, a donation for the victims of the recent flooding of the coastal region of Kenya.

01/12/2023

2023 World Day for the Poor at Nairobi’s Nyumba Ya Wazee

“Do not look away from the poor” (Tobit 4,7) was the theme for the 2023 World Day for the Poor which was celebrated for the seventh time by the Church on 19 November 2023. It is an appointment, Pope Francis explained, "that the Church is progressively rooting in its pastoral care, in order to discover more and more the central content of the Gospel".  The Holy Father urged everyone to work toward providing free healthcare, medical examinations, vaccinations, and bill payment assistance to those in need.