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Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Kenya

Population (2010, proj.): 40,863,000

Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $640

Date of Independence: December 12, 1963 (from the UK)

Date of Last Constitution: December 12, 1963; amended many times


A onetime reputation for aggressive reporting was threatened by the 2007 formation of a statutory media council with still-to-be-defined powers over media outlets. Reporters must register with the council and must ...

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