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Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

09 Mar 2018

Kenya's president and opposition leader pledge to heal divisions

NAIROBI Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga promised on Friday to unite the country after elections last year in which around 100 people were killed mainly in clashes between opposition supporters and security forces.

07 Mar 2018

After health scare, world's last male northern white rhino on the mend

NANYUKI, KenyaThe world's last male northern white rhino is recovering from an infected leg that raised fears over the past week he might have to be put down, a veterinarian at a conservancy in Kenya said on Wednesday. | Video

23 Feb 2018

Chemical tanker attacked off Somalia, pirates repelled - EU Naval force

NAIROBI Suspected Somali pirates attacked a Singaporean-flagged chemical tanker on Friday but were repelled by guards on board, the European Union's Naval force said, the first such incident in several months.

19 Feb 2018

Kenya's KenGen says to add extra 1,745 MW to grid by 2025

NAIROBI, Feb 19 State-run Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) plans to add 1,745 megawatts (MW) of electricity from geothermal sources by 2025, part of a government push to end power generation from fossil fuels.

07 Feb 2018

Kenya deports opposition lawyer charged with treason

NAIROBI Kenyan authorities deported a lawyer charged with treason for attending the symbolic presidential inauguration of opposition leader Raila Odinga, prompting a rare rebuke from the Chief Justice who accused the government of defying court orders.

06 Feb 2018

Kenyan opposition lawyer charged with treason over Odinga's 'swearing in'

NAIROBI A Kenyan opposition politician was charged with treason on Tuesday over the symbolic presidential "swearing in" of opposition leader Raila Odinga, reigniting street protests in which one person was killed.

05 Feb 2018

Two Kenya TV stations resume broadcasting after days shut by government

NAIROBI Two Kenyan television channels shut down by the government over their coverage of the political opposition resumed partial broadcasting on Monday, although a third channel remained off the air.

01 Feb 2018

Kenya government ignores court order suspending shutdown of three TV stations

NAIROBI Three private Kenyan television channels remained off air despite a court order on Thursday that they be allowed to resume broadcasting, overturning a government-ordered shut down.

31 Jan 2018

Kenyan TV stations to stay shut after covering opposition 'inauguration'

NAIROBI Three Kenyan TV stations will stay off the air indefinitely as the government investigates a "swearing in" of opposition leader Raila Odinga, the interior minister said on Wednesday, following the symbolic but direct challenge to President Uhuru Kenyatta.

30 Jan 2018

Kenya's government suspends broadcasters as Odinga takes symbolic oath

NAIROBI Kenyan authorities suspended television and radio stations on Tuesday as supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga watched him take a symbolic presidential oath in a Nairobi park in a direct challenge to President Uhuru Kenyatta. | Video

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