Kevin Sieff

Bureau chiefNairobi


Obama will make his first trip to Kenya as president next month. Residents hope he will assist them.

  • Jun 21, 2015

A northern white rhino lives under armed guard in Kenya as his species quickly heads toward extinction.

  • Jun 16, 2015

South African judges had been studying an arrest warrant from the International Criminal Court.

  • Jun 15, 2015

As thousands of migrants left Gambia, the U.S. Embassy in Gambia put on a concert called “No to the Backway.“

  • Jun 15, 2015

Omar al-Bashir has been a wanted man since 2009, but he has evaded arrest until now.

  • Jun 14, 2015

Susso’s story shows how cellphones, smugglers and rising expectations have created an African exodus.

  • Jun 14, 2015

A series of bloody attacks has underscored the challenge for the Nigerian military and its U.S. allies.

  • Jun 6, 2015

He was accused of being a drug kingpin, Still, he ran for the Nigerian senate — and he won.

  • May 26, 2015

A political conflict in Burundi leads to violent clashes and fears of war.

  • May 12, 2015

The trials of soldiers reveal the military’s lack of equipment and troops as it battles Boko Haram.

  • May 10, 2015
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Kevin Sieff became the Post’s Nairobi bureau chief in 2014, after covering Afghanistan as the bureau chief in Kabul for two years. Prior to joining the Post, he worked in the Washington bureau of the Financial Times and covered immigration from both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border. Sieff is a graduate of Brown University and the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.
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