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Complete details about Kenya in Africa with capital city Nairobi

Country NameKenya (Kenya)
Country CodeKEN
Capital CityNairobi
RegionEastern Africa
Independence Year1963
Surface Area580367.0
Life Expectancy48.0 years
GNP9217.0 (old 10241.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Gusii     (6.1%)
Kalenjin     (10.8%)
Kamba     (11.2%)
Kikuyu     (20.9%)
Luhya     (13.8%)
Luo     (12.8%)
Masai     (1.6%)
Meru     (5.5%)
Nyika     (4.8%)
Turkana     (1.4%)

Major Cities

Nairobi, Nairobi     (population 2290000)
Mombasa, Coast     (population 461753)
Kisumu, Nyanza     (population 192733)
Nakuru, Rift Valley     (population 163927)
Machakos, Eastern     (population 116293)
Eldoret, Rift Valley     (population 111882)
Meru, Eastern     (population 94947)
Nyeri, Central     (population 91258)

Kenya's most recent News and Stories

Kenya Tweets

From @tyson_254 on Mon Nov 20 05:03:28 EST 2017 RT @lloydOnyango: In Kenya the PRESIDENCY IS A SYMBOL of NATIONAL DISUNITY Courtesy of mt.Kenya Oligarchs' false sense of entitlement! #Sup?
From @mauongombe on Mon Nov 20 05:03:27 EST 2017 RT @EtalePhilip: What is happening in Baba Dogo and Mathare right now will be DEFEATED in the Mighty Name of Jesus Christ. Killing innocent?
From @metalpants on Mon Nov 20 05:03:27 EST 2017 RT @mqhlay: Kenya's legendary vacuous political analysts will be on KE TV stations this week analysing full judgement which will be read af?
From @alpconv on Mon Nov 20 05:03:27 EST 2017 #ReadingMountains EVENT: ?Still Alive - Das Drama am Mount Kenya" # bergrettung mieming #Mieming #BüchereiMieming G?
From @AsokoNews on Mon Nov 20 05:03:26 EST 2017 Kenya Airways costs cut help narrow half-year loss to $37 million
From @Rodgie_ on Mon Nov 20 05:03:26 EST 2017 congratulations to Mr Uhuru for being validated to be the PResident of unite the country please
From @digislr on Mon Nov 20 05:03:25 EST 2017 RT @AJEnglish: BREAKING: Kenya's Supreme Court upholds President Uhuru Kenyatta's victory in a rerun vote that was held in October https://?
From @IgathePolycarp on Mon Nov 20 05:03:25 EST 2017 RT @AMB_A_Mohammed: TODAY KENYA EXCELS! Congratulations to your Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto for y?
From @WilliamOttie1 on Mon Nov 20 05:03:24 EST 2017 RT @EtalePhilip: Just made random phone calls across Kenya; 33 Counties are quiet. They don't recognise them. They are not ready to recogni?
From @Steveochi_ on Mon Nov 20 05:03:21 EST 2017 RT @gabrieloguda: This is what we're being told to move on to: 1. 41% of Kenyans are unemployed. 2. 47% of Kenyans live below the poverty?
From @Informerea on Mon Nov 20 05:03:20 EST 2017 Kenya's Supreme Court Upholds Kenyatta's Victory @FlevianMutie
From @RamzZy_ on Mon Nov 20 05:03:20 EST 2017 Kenya and Zimbabwe are drawing 0 - 0 so far in Politics. Game ni 100yrs venye Moi alisema.
From @Latifshifta on Mon Nov 20 05:03:19 EST 2017 RT @FarahMaalimM: Emirates Ambassador to Kenya with Blackwater mercenaries& Somali traitor groups conspiring against the Somali state and n?
From @NewsbreakersNG on Mon Nov 20 05:03:18 EST 2017 Kenya?s Supreme Court Upholds Kenyatta?s Re-Election
From @noeldzombo on Mon Nov 20 05:03:17 EST 2017 RT @C_NyaKundiH: BREAKING: Kenya Commercial Bank @KCBGroup Thika Branch broken into through underground channels. Thugs make away with Kshs?