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Kenya

From good to bad, and the implications of Kenya on international observation

In the aftermath of Kenya’s August 8th elections, international observers were fast in expressing their satisfaction with the implementation of the polls. The preliminary statements of the African Union, European Union and Carter Center observation missions…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Mail & Guardian
Posted:
02 Sep 2017

Kenya + 1 more

Eritrea: Take me to prison - they have food

More than 300 000 citizens have fled Eritrea's chaotic national service. This is the story of one conscript. Binyam*, a refugee, lives in Kenya now, closing a circle that began with his birth. He’s making a new…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Mail & Guardian
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11 Mar 2015

Kenya + 1 more

Kenya deaf to outcry over Somali crackdown

02 May 2014 00:00| Fahmida Miller An attempt to target illegal immigrants and criminals in Kenya has left many Somali residents there feeling harassed. Osman Mohamed Osman was born in Thika in central Kenya. A second generation Kenyan,…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Mail & Guardian
Posted:
02 May 2014

Kenya

Kenya's displaced left in limbo

20 SEP 2013 00:00 BERTHA KANG'ONG'OI She sits across the room in the small shanty, gazing above our heads, perhaps at the ceiling, or at the glossy picture of Jesus hanging behind us, in a flowing white…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Mail & Guardian
Posted:
20 Sep 2013

Kenya

Kenya's rural drought hurts city dwellers

TOM ODULA, NAIROBI, KENYA Crops have shriveled, hundreds of cattle are dead and the World Food Program said Tuesday that 3,8-million Kenyans need emergency food aid because of a prolonged drought, which is even causing electrical blackouts in the capital…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Mail & Guardian
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya + 3 more

Millions in Horn of Africa face food disaster

NAIROBI, KENYA Jul 22 2008 16:33 Nearly 15-million people in the Horn of Africa region are facing a humanitarian disaster unless donors urgently release funds to deliver supplies, aid agencies warned on Tuesday. In a region beset by conflict and…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Mail & Guardian
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenyan impasse fuels anxiety

Juma Kwayera | Nairobi, Kenya A widening rift around the size and structure of a coalition government in which powers and responsibilities will be shared between President Mwai Kibaki's Party of National Unity (PNU) and Prime Minister designate Raila Odinga's…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Mail & Guardian
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

UN: Up to 600 000 displaced in Kenya

The United Nations's top emergency relief official said on Monday that as many as 600 000 people had been displaced following violence sparked by Kenya's disputed elections. "We estimate that 300 000 people were displaced and are now in camps…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Mail & Guardian
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya: Their animals are dead. These people are next

In conference rooms and in academic papers, the experts call it "pervasive pre-famine conditions". In the village, squatting on his brick-sized wooden stool in the red dirt of East Africa, Lokuwam Lokitalauk calls it a death sentence. His curses…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Mail & Guardian
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenyan refugee camp devastated by fire

A fire at a refugee camp in northwestern Kenya has destroyed 500 huts and left at least 3 000 refugees without shelter. The cause of the fire, which erupted on Thursday at a UN refugee camp at Kakuma, 600…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Mail & Guardian
Posted:
21 Mar 2011