Category Archives: WikiLeaks Nairobi Cables

How Ex-Spy Chief Michael Gichangi’s Appointment was Demonized in a Wikileaks Report

KENYA GETS A NEW INTELLIGENCE CHIEF Date: 2006 January 19, 11:28 (Thursday) Canonical ID: 06NAIROBI258_a Original Classification: SECRET Current Classification: SECRETClassified By: PolCouns Michael J. Fitzpatrick, Reasons: 1.4 (B,C,D)   SUBJECT:  Kenya Gets a New Intelligence Chief   1. (C) SUMMARY:  President Kibaki’s January 16 removal of Brigadier (ret.) Boinett as head of Kenya’s National Intelligence Service (NSIS) removes the

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WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 54:Kibaki and Co. Were Fixated on PEV, not Crisis Resolution

Viewing cable 08NAIROBI312, KENYA: A/S FRAZER,S MEETINGS WITH PRESIDENT KIBAKI VZCZCXRO4019 PP RUEHROV DE RUEHNR #0312/01 0291447 ZNY CCCCC ZZH P 291447Z JAN 08 FM AMEMBASSY NAIROBI TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 4470 INFO RUCNIAD/IGAD COLLECTIVE RUEHDS/AMEMBASSY ADDIS ABABA 9855 RUEHDR/AMEMBASSY DAR ES SALAAM 5751 RUEHDJ/AMEMBASSY DJIBOUTI 5074 RUEHKM/AMEMBASSY KAMPALA 2589 RUEHKH/AMEMBASSY KHARTOUM 1858 RUEHLO/AMEMBASSY LONDON 2619 RUEHFR/AMEMBASSY PARIS 2553 RHEHNSC/NSC

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WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 53: Al-Shabab Recruting in Kenya

Viewing cable 09NAIROBI1171, A PORTRAIT OF AL-SHABAAB RECRUITMENT IN KENYA VZCZCXRO6499 PP RUEHROV DE RUEHNR #1171/01 1621431 ZNY CCCCC ZZH P 111431Z JUN 09 FM AMEMBASSY NAIROBI TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 9802 INFO RUCNIAD/IGAD COLLECTIVE RUEHDR/AMEMBASSY DAR ES SALAAM 6572 RUEHLO/AMEMBASSY LONDON 3213 RUEHFR/AMEMBASSY PARIS 3084 RUEKDIA/DIA WASHDC RUEAIIA/CIA WASHDC RUZEFAA/HQ USAFRICOM STUTTGART GE RHMFISS/CJTF HOA RUZEFAA/CDR USAFRICOM STUTTGART GE

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WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 51: Meles Zenawi’s Thoughts on Kenya’s 2007 Elections

Viewing cable 08ADDISABABA286, ETHIOPIA: ASSISTANT SECRETARY FRAZER AND PRIME MINISTER MELES DISCUSS KENYA, SUDAN, SOMALIA, AND ERITREA VZCZCXRO0475 PP RUEHROV DE RUEHDS #0286/01 0370754 ZNY CCCCC ZZH P 060754Z FEB 08 ZDK FM AMEMBASSY ADDIS ABABA TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 9435 INFO RUCNIAD/IGAD COLLECTIVE PRIORITY RHEHNSC/NSC WASHDC PRIORITY RHMFISS/CJTF HOA PRIORITY RUEAIIA/CIA WASHINGTON DC PRIORITY RUEKDIA/DIA WASHINGTON DC PRIORITY RHMFISS/HQ

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WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 50: US Concerns About Kenya’s Purchase of F5’s From S. Arabia

Viewing cable 05NAIROBI4559, KENYA PURSUING PURCHASE OF F5’S FROM SAUDI ARABIA This record is a partial extract of the original cable. The full text of the original cable is not available. C O N F I D E N T I A L SECTION 01 OF 02 NAIROBI 004559 SIPDIS PM/RSAT FOR BERNETA LEE E.O. 12958: DECL: 10/18/2025 TAGS: MARR

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WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 49: How AG Wako Refused to Destroy Seized Cocaine

Viewing cable 06NAIROBI839, ATTORNEY GENERAL WAKO UNCONVINCING ON SEIZED COCAINE C O N F I D E N T I A L SECTION 01 OF 02 NAIROBI 000839 SIPDIS PRETORIA FOR DEA/WAGNER THE HAGUE FOR DEA BOGOTA FOR DEA LONDON FOR DEA JUSTICE FOR OPDAT, ICITAP E.O. 12958: DECL: 02/24/2026 TAGS: SNAR PREL PINR KCRM PGOV KE SUBJECT: ATTORNEY GENERAL

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WikiLeaks Releases: Nairobi Cable No. 48: Raila Said Kibaki Cannot Appear in Public Without Medication

Viewing cable 07NAIROBI2240, OPINION LEADERS TALK POLITICS WITH AMBASSADOR CARSON Odinga predicted Musyoka would leave ODM-K to join Kibaki Musyoka: Kibaki suffered from memory loss Kivuitu Called Commissioners “Riggers” Wako encouraged U.S gov to treat suspected terorists as “non Kenyans” VZCZCXYZ0005 PP RUEHWEB DE RUEHNR #2240/01 1451035 ZNY CCCCC ZZH P 251035Z MAY 07 FM AMEMBASSY NAIROBI TO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC

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