Kuki Gallmann, author of I Dreamed of Africa, is flown to hospital after an ambush.Read more
Kenya's husband-and-wife marathon runners Paul Lonyangata and Purity Rionoripo won the men's and women's races in Paris.
Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong has failed an out-of-competition drugs test. The 32-year-old tested positive for the banned substance EPO in a test by athletics governing body the IAAF. Sumgong also won the 2016 London marathon and was due to defend her title later this month. "We can confirm that an anti-doping rule violation case concerning Jemima Sumgong (Kenya) has commenced this week," the IAAF said in a statement. Newsday's Matthew Kenyon has more. (Picture - Jemima Sumgong at the Rio Olympics in 2016. Credit: Johannes Eisele Getty Images)
Joel Kioko has gone from growing up in a slum in Kenya's capital to being trained in a US ballet school.
Kenya's High Court has ordered parliament to enact a law that will ensure women get at least a third of all elective seats.