Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.


MyNews24 is a user-generated section of News24 Kenya. The stories here come from users.

Latest Badges:

Buhari to attend service for fallen KDF soldiers

26 January 2016, 18:45 Victor Tinto

Nairobi - Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is coming to Kenya. But why?

The 3 day State visit President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria begins Wednesday, where he will arrive at the Eldoret International Airport in the Rift Valley.

Buhari will be received by President Uhuru Kenyatta in Eldoret and will be honoured with a full State reception including a 21-gun salute.

The two, together with Somalia's President Sheikh Mohamoud will go to Moi Barracks in Eldoret for service to celebrate the lives of Kenya Defence Forces soldiers fallen in El Adde Somalia.

Read alsoKidero sacks Nairobi County Cabinet chief Ondieki

" This will give Presidents Kenyatta, Buhari and Mohamoud a chance to pay tribute to the lives of the soldiers who died in Somalia," State House spokesperson Manoah Esipisu told News24.

Close to 100 soldiers are suspected to have died in the attack which took place 11 days ago.

So far, the KDF is yet to disclose how many soldiers died in the attack.

Buhari will afterwards attend bilateral talks with the President on Thursday at State House Nairobi, attend a number of meetings with various stakeholders to discuss trade and economics.

Several bilateral agreements are expected to be signed by the two leaders.

He will also meet and greet the sizeable Nigerian population in Kenya during his visit.

On Friday, he and President Kenyatta will both leave for Addis Ababa for the African Union Heads of State and Government's Summit. 

For the latest on national news, politics, sport, entertainment and more follow us on Twitter and like our Facebook page!

- MyNews24

Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24. News24 editors also reserve the right to edit or delete any and all comments received.

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Shakila Alivitsa
Types of men that are a waste of ...

Most women end up heartbroken because they were trying to convince the wrong man to be in a relationship/ marriage. Read more...

Submitted by
Shakila Alivitsa
Cheating is hardwork!

Cheating, although enjoyable by the person doing it initially, it gets to a point they start realizing that it was never even worth it. Read more...

Submitted by
Shakila Alivitsa
Dating that one person that socie...

Works at a massage parlour. Works at Millionaires Club (that one on Baricho road) - you know the ones I am talking about. Read more...

Submitted by
Shakila Alivitsa
Submitted by
Shakila Alivitsa
What do men mean when they say th...

As much as men think they are the ones confused by relationships, they have a better idea of it than most women actually do. Read more...

Submitted by
Wilson Ochieng
ODM rebels sweat in Kisii as Oran...

ODM rebels are sweating in Kisii after the Orange Party won by elections despite concerted efforts by the ruling Jubilee Party to win the elections. Read more...