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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Launches World's First Child-Friendly TB Drugbe given to children depending on the child's weight The flavoured regimen, kn
Kenya Launches World's First Child-Friendly TB Drug
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
be given to children depending on the child's weight The flavoured regimen, known as a "fixed dose combination", will be available for free at all health facilities countrywide. The Kenyan government spends about Sh2 billion annually to tre... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
More ivory trade reforms anticipated after market sees strictest sales ban yetof the elephant poaching is taking place are also calling for international coo
More ivory trade reforms anticipated after market sees strictest sales ban yet
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 hours ago
of the elephant poaching is taking place are also calling for international cooperation on a total ivory trade ban. The Kenyan government said on Sept. 25 that it will lobby for a total ban on ivory trade during the 17th meeting of parties at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
China's Development Fund, Kenyan Govt Sign Deal On Housing ProjectThe China-Africa Development Fund (CADFund) on Thursday signed a memorandum of
China's Development Fund, Kenyan Govt Sign Deal On Housing Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
The China-Africa Development Fund (CADFund) on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Kenyan government to develop 20,000 housing units for civil servants. Speaking at the launch of a new CADFund office in Nairobi, Kenyan... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Long-Delayed Kenyan Law Should Make Life Easier for NGOseasier for nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), more than three years after th
Long-Delayed Kenyan Law Should Make Life Easier for NGOs
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
easier for nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), more than three years after the bill became law. Earlier this month, the Kenyan government announced plans to immediately implement the Public Benefits Organizations Act (PBO). In January 2013,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICC - Countries Should Press Kenya On Obstructionof States Parties] would be best placed to address the lack of cooperation, in
ICC - Countries Should Press Kenya On Obstruction
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of States Parties] would be best placed to address the lack of cooperation, in order to provide an incentive for the Kenyan Government to cooperate with the Court, in relation to [cooperation requests in the Kenyatta case] and more... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Low Petroleum Prices Cut Import Bill By Sh50 Billionof Sh70 a litre in the capital city, down from Sh79 - helping motorists to free
Low Petroleum Prices Cut Import Bill By Sh50 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of Sh70 a litre in the capital city, down from Sh79 - helping motorists to free up Sh9 for every litre consumed. The Kenyan government has, however, been keen to collect more revenues and has used the low global prices to introduce multiple... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Muite Wants Kenya Govt to Take Up Mau Mau CasePaul Muite, who is representing Mau-Mau war veterans in a case for compensation
Muite Wants Kenya Govt to Take Up Mau Mau Case
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Paul Muite, who is representing Mau-Mau war veterans in a case for compensation from the UK, has renewed his plea for the Kenyan government to take up the matter a government-to-government basis. Speaking during the first anniversary of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Dutch Aid for Kenya After 2020, Minister Tells Parliamentwebsite of the Netherlands Embassy in Nairobi. Aid is estimated to account for
No Dutch Aid for Kenya After 2020, Minister Tells Parliament
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
website of the Netherlands Embassy in Nairobi. Aid is estimated to account for 5-6 per cent of Kenya's total income. The Kenyan government has more recently been pushing the developed world to focus more on trading with Africa as opposed to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amina to ICC - What More Cooperation?judges said the ASP was, "best placed to address the lack of cooperation, in or
Amina to ICC - What More Cooperation?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
judges said the ASP was, "best placed to address the lack of cooperation, in order to provide an incentive for the Kenyan Government to cooperate with the Court." According to the judges, Kenya's failure to cooperate with the court during... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Baringo County Leaders in Key Visit to the African CourtAfrican Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights in 2012 because they could file
Baringo County Leaders in Key Visit to the African Court
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights in 2012 because they could file it directly. The community has sued the Kenyan government for evicting them from their ancestral land under the auspices of a notice to conserve the forest as a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Somalis Protest Against Kenya Claim of Water TerritoryThousands of people gathered in Somali capital to protest against the claim of
Somalis Protest Against Kenya Claim of Water Territory
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Thousands of people gathered in Somali capital to protest against the claim of Somali water body by neighbouring Kenyan government. They chanted slogans against Nairobi before gathering at Mogadishu Daljir monument where leaders including the mayor... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. to Help Kenya in the Fight Against Al Shabaabthe bravery of those who risked everything to stop the terror. We stand with yo
U.S. to Help Kenya in the Fight Against Al Shabaab
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
the bravery of those who risked everything to stop the terror. We stand with you in solidarity." The ambassador lauded the Kenyan government for continually supporting regional peace and stability. Kenya Defence Forces soldiers are part of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Those Fuelling Conflict Must Be Responsible for Refugeesto live their lives -- but cannot. Those who have visited Dadaab know that liv
Those Fuelling Conflict Must Be Responsible for Refugees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
to live their lives -- but cannot. Those who have visited Dadaab know that living conditions there are dire. Because the Kenyan Government does not allow refugees to build permanent structures or to find work, even the relatively well-off... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
OPIC and Bechtel Move Forward in Developing Nairobi-Mombasa Expressway Projectof Sub-Saharan Africa, Kenya’s infrastructure is seeking ways to meet the deman
OPIC and Bechtel Move Forward in Developing Nairobi-Mombasa Expressway Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
of Sub-Saharan Africa, Kenya’s infrastructure is seeking ways to meet the demands of its growing population. We commend the Kenyan Government and Bechtel for their excellent work in developing this vital project which will connect markets to greater... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
OPIC Announces Commitment to Contour Global's Cap Des Biches 33 Megawatt Expansion Project in Senegalof Sub-Saharan Africa, Kenya's infrastructure is seeking ways to meet the deman
OPIC Announces Commitment to Contour Global's Cap Des Biches 33 Megawatt Expansion Project in Senegal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
of Sub-Saharan Africa, Kenya's infrastructure is seeking ways to meet the demands of its growing population. We commend the Kenyan Government and Bechtel for their excellent work in developing this vital project which will connect markets to greater... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya's Ally US Honours Victims of the Mall Raidof discontent among vulnerable youth. Fighting extremism is a whole-of-society
Kenya's Ally US Honours Victims of the Mall Raid
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
of discontent among vulnerable youth. Fighting extremism is a whole-of-society effort. We look forward to working with the Kenyan government and local communities to implement the new national Countering Violent Extremism strategy aimed at ending... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Baringo Leaders Explore Prospects of Filing Cases in Arusha-Based African Courtcases from NGOs and individuals. The Arusha-based court is currently handling
Baringo Leaders Explore Prospects of Filing Cases in Arusha-Based African Court
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
cases from NGOs and individuals. The Arusha-based court is currently handling a case in which the Ogiek have sued the Kenyan government for evicting them from their ancestral land in order to conserve the forest as a 'reserved water catchment... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Referred to ASP for Non-Cooperation in Terminated Kenyatta Casejudges said the ASP was, "best placed to address the lack of cooperation, in or
Kenya Referred to ASP for Non-Cooperation in Terminated Kenyatta Case
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
judges said the ASP was, "best placed to address the lack of cooperation, in order to provide an incentive for the Kenyan Government to cooperate with the Court." According to the judges, Kenya's failure to cooperate with the court during... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Rapped By ICC Over Kenyatta CaseThe International Criminal Court has referred the Kenyan government to its exec
Govt Rapped By ICC Over Kenyatta Case
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The International Criminal Court has referred the Kenyan government to its executive body for non-cooperation in a collapsed case. In 2010, President Uhuru Kenyatta was accused by The Hague of crimes against humanity. "The Republic of Kenya had... Read more
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Quartz
Kenya and Somalia are facing off in court over an oil-rich triangle of the Indian Ocean“Such accusations are absurd and hurtful.” Somalia, however, seems not to want
Kenya and Somalia are facing off in court over an oil-rich triangle of the Indian Ocean
Quartz / Posted 7 days ago
“Such accusations are absurd and hurtful.” Somalia, however, seems not to want to budge from its decision to sue the Kenyan government. Somalia’s government understands that the mineral or licensing benefits could boost its national budget,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya to Contribute Sh500 Million in Aids, TB and Malaria Fightwith many new partners making first-time pledges. At the same time, private se
Kenya to Contribute Sh500 Million in Aids, TB and Malaria Fight
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
with many new partners making first-time pledges. At the same time, private sector contributions more than doubled. The Kenyan government donation is part of the concept of "giving to receive" that requires countries that benefit from the global... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruto Faults Global Community Over Kenya's Refugee Burden500 million to meet the financial aspect of this burden, less than 1 per cent o
Ruto Faults Global Community Over Kenya's Refugee Burden
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
500 million to meet the financial aspect of this burden, less than 1 per cent of this commitment has been realised. The Kenyan government announced its decision to close the Dadaab refugee complex and repatriate Somali refugees within the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Praises Govt's Role in Peacekeepingwith HRW said "there is no way these returns can be considered voluntary" in re
UN Praises Govt's Role in Peacekeeping
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
with HRW said "there is no way these returns can be considered voluntary" in reference to recent repatriations. The Kenyan government has denied that it is coercing refugees into leaving Dadaab. But the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, which... Read more
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International Business Times
South Africa offers to host South Sudan's deposed vice-president Riek Macharbut there are ongoing deliberations, and very delicate ones for that matter, on
South Africa offers to host South Sudan's deposed vice-president Riek Machar
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
but there are ongoing deliberations, and very delicate ones for that matter, on where he should be eventually resettled," Kenyan government spokesman Manoah Episisu was quoted by the newspaper as saying. "As you know, South Africa has agreed to... Read more
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DW
Kenyan govt rapped by ICC over Kenyatta case |was dropped in April. The International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague But
Kenyan govt rapped by ICC over Kenyatta case |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
was dropped in April. The International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague But on Monday, an ICC judge referred the Kenyan government to the court's governing body for non-compliance, adding that although the case had been terminated, "the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNHCR Denies Abuse of Refugees in KenyaThe UN refugee agency (UNHCR) on Saturday denied allegations by the US-based Hu
UNHCR Denies Abuse of Refugees in Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) on Saturday denied allegations by the US-based Human Rights Watch that the agency and the Kenyan government were harassing and intimidating Somali refugees in Kenya to let them return home. UNHCR's Representative in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNHCR Rebuffs Claim of 'Misleading' Somali Refugeesagainst international standards. The organisation, which often campaigns for h
UNHCR Rebuffs Claim of 'Misleading' Somali Refugees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
against international standards. The organisation, which often campaigns for human rights around the world, accused the Kenyan government of using intimidation to force the refugees to return to Somalia. "The Kenyan authorities are not giving... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNHCR Re-Emphasizes Stance on Mode of Repatriation of Refugeesas Kenyan nationals rather than Somali refugees. Further assessments are being
UNHCR Re-Emphasizes Stance on Mode of Repatriation of Refugees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
as Kenyan nationals rather than Somali refugees. Further assessments are being carried out jointly by UNHCR and the Kenyan government to determine definitively the status of these 40,454 Dadaab residents, Mr Mwancha said. Human Rights Watch... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Urged to Ban Use of Plastic to Protect Sea LifeChurch, who is the founder of the organisation, said the production of plastic
Govt Urged to Ban Use of Plastic to Protect Sea Life
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Church, who is the founder of the organisation, said the production of plastic materials has to stop. She called on the Kenyan government to follow the example of Rwanda and Tanzania and impose a ban on the use of plastic bags and bottles in... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ICG: The Top 10 countries driving the global refugee crisisattacks in Kenya, where it has exploited local grievances and communal tensions
ICG: The Top 10 countries driving the global refugee crisis
Daily Maverick / Posted 8 days ago
attacks in Kenya, where it has exploited local grievances and communal tensions to recruit new followers. In May, the Kenyan government pledged to close Dadaab refugee camp, which shelters mostly Somalis, due to security concerns. In July,... Read more
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DW
Madagascar facing severe food crisis |of thousands face hunger in Kenya 21.06.2016 Drought in Kenya’s Northwest has
Madagascar facing severe food crisis |
DW / Posted 10 days ago
of thousands face hunger in Kenya 21.06.2016 Drought in Kenya’s Northwest has left hundreds of thousands of people on the brink of starvation. The Kenyan government has yet to intervene, forcing residents to move to other counties in search of f... Read more
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DW
Madagascar facing severe food crises |of thousands face hunger in Kenya 21.06.2016 Drought in Kenya’s Northwest has
Madagascar facing severe food crises |
DW / Posted 11 days ago
of thousands face hunger in Kenya 21.06.2016 Drought in Kenya’s Northwest has left hundreds of thousands of people on the brink of starvation. The Kenyan government has yet to intervene, forcing residents to move to other counties in search of f... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nairobi is Abandoning Somali Refugeeshome under the voluntary repatriation agreement but we then register 1,000 new
Nairobi is Abandoning Somali Refugees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
home under the voluntary repatriation agreement but we then register 1,000 new arrivals, we would not get the job done," a Kenyan government official in Dadaab told me Kenya, Somalia and the UNHCR had signed an agreement in November 2013 on the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Urged to Sign Declaration on Citizens Filing Cases Directly at AFCHPRAfrican Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights in 2012 because they could file
Kenya Urged to Sign Declaration on Citizens Filing Cases Directly at AFCHPR
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights in 2012 because they could file it directly. The community has sued the Kenyan government for evicting them from their ancestral land under the auspices of a notice to conserve the forest as a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Coercing Refugees to Return to Somalia, HRW ClaimsDadaab are not being coerced into leaving the camps. "Those claims are not acc
Kenya Coercing Refugees to Return to Somalia, HRW Claims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Dadaab are not being coerced into leaving the camps. "Those claims are not accurate. We have not seen this. In fact, the Kenyan government has been working more closely with us," said Mr Mwencha in reply to claims of forceful repatriation by... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Kenyan police find note suggesting Islamic State link to Mombasa attackofficers said was "an apparent terror attack. Picture: AFP. Islamic State mili
Kenyan police find note suggesting Islamic State link to Mombasa attack
Eye Witness News / Posted 11 days ago
officers said was "an apparent terror attack. Picture: AFP. Islamic State militants,Kenya,alShabaab,al Shabaab militants,Kenyan government,Islamic State fighters,Kenya attacks,Kenya Police,Shabaab Islamists,al Shabaab stronghold,Kenya... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Party politics the Kenyan way as politicians prepare for 2017 pollthan 1,000 Kenyans were killed. Those charges were dropped, due to lack of evid
Party politics the Kenyan way as politicians prepare for 2017 poll
Daily Maverick / Posted 11 days ago
than 1,000 Kenyans were killed. Those charges were dropped, due to lack of evidence and there being no co-operation by the Kenyan government, in March 2015. Not all of Kenyatta’s allies were in attendance at the extravaganza. Key party officials,... Read more
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Daily Maverick
How to get rid of refugees, Kenyan styleof specific problems and those problems are still there. It’s not the right tim
How to get rid of refugees, Kenyan style
Daily Maverick / Posted 11 days ago
of specific problems and those problems are still there. It’s not the right time for us to go back. But every day, the Kenyan government is telling us that we have to go, and UNHCR is not giving us any different information… I said I will go... Read more
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Daily Mail
UK white widow 'behind all-female terror attack on Kenya cop base'note was found in the house they stayed in. 'Know that Islamic State soldiers
UK white widow 'behind all-female terror attack on Kenya cop base'
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
note was found in the house they stayed in. 'Know that Islamic State soldiers are everywhere,' the note said. 'O filthy Kenyan government, don't think we've forgotten how you mercilessly killed our brothers ... We promise to make your women... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Kenya refugee return scheme flouts international law: HCRthem out if they stay," said HRW after interviewing around 100 refugees at the
Kenya refugee return scheme flouts international law: HCR
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
them out if they stay," said HRW after interviewing around 100 refugees at the camp. Refugees spoke of intimidation by the Kenyan government, lack of information on ways of remaining or on conditions in Somalia, and fears of losing a $400... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Kenyan police find note suggesting Islamic State link to Mombasa attacknote was found in the house they stayed in. "Know that Islamic State soldiers
Kenyan police find note suggesting Islamic State link to Mombasa attack
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
note was found in the house they stayed in. "Know that Islamic State soldiers are everywhere," the note said. "O filthy Kenyan government, don't think we've forgotten how you mercilessly killed our brothers ... We promise to make your women... Read more
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Reuters
Kenyan police find note suggesting Islamic State link to Mombasa attacknote was found in the house they stayed in. "Know that Islamic State soldiers
Kenyan police find note suggesting Islamic State link to Mombasa attack
Reuters / Posted 12 days ago
note was found in the house they stayed in. "Know that Islamic State soldiers are everywhere," the note said. "O filthy Kenyan government, don't think we've forgotten how you mercilessly killed our brothers ... We promise to make your women... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Miraa Traders Lost Sh500 Million Due to Somalia Cargo Flights Bangovernment had failed to issue the notice on the ban in time, leading to enormo
Miraa Traders Lost Sh500 Million Due to Somalia Cargo Flights Ban
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
government had failed to issue the notice on the ban in time, leading to enormous losses. "It is unfortunate that the Kenyan government was mean with facts on what led to the cancellation of flights. We want official communication to be issued... Read more
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Christian Today
Kenya pressuring refugees to leave against their will, claims human rights groupwere also told they would forfeit a $400 United Nations grant if they left late
Kenya pressuring refugees to leave against their will, claims human rights group
Christian Today / Posted 12 days ago
were also told they would forfeit a $400 United Nations grant if they left later than this year. The claims come after the Kenyan government announced they would speed up repatriation of Somalian refugees and close the Dadaab camp – a move the... Read more
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International Business Times
Kenya's repatriation of Somali refugees is fuelled by threats and misinformation, claims HRWthe Hiiraan region who has signed up to return to Somalia. "It's not the right
Kenya's repatriation of Somali refugees is fuelled by threats and misinformation, claims HRW
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
the Hiiraan region who has signed up to return to Somalia. "It's not the right time for us to go back. But every day the Kenyan government is telling us that we have to go, and UNHCR is not giving us any different information. I said I will go... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenya Urged to Allow African Court Receive Cases From NGOsfrom NGOs and individuals. The Arusha-based court is currently handling a case
Kenya Urged to Allow African Court Receive Cases From NGOs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
from NGOs and individuals. The Arusha-based court is currently handling a case where the Ogiek community has sued the Kenyan government for evicting them from their ancestral land under the auspices of a notice to conserve the forest as a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Women - New Face of Terrorism in KenyaThere are property conflicts alongside the Kenyan coast and these property conf
Women - New Face of Terrorism in Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
There are property conflicts alongside the Kenyan coast and these property conflicts haven't been properly addressed by the Kenyan government," he said. This is one example for how al-Shabab exploits conflicts to instigate mistrust. Women and... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Former refugee will vote for the first time as U.S. citizengrandmother in their home village. Once the family arrived at the Kenyan borde
Former refugee will vote for the first time as U.S. citizen
The Arizona Republic / Posted 13 days ago
grandmother in their home village. Once the family arrived at the Kenyan border, officials from the United Nations and Kenyan government interviewed them to make sure they qualified as refugees. Abdullahi says it was traumatic for him to relive... Read more
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DW
Women: New face of terrorism in Kenya |There are property conflicts alongside the Kenyan coast and these property conf
Women: New face of terrorism in Kenya |
DW / Posted 14 days ago
There are property conflicts alongside the Kenyan coast and these property conflicts haven’t been properly addressed by the Kenyan government," he said. This is one example for how al-Shabab exploits conflicts to instigate mistrust. Kenyan police... Read more
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International Business Times
Somali refugees in Kenya return to violence and sexual exploitation under UN-backed repatriation schemehome under the voluntary repatriation agreement but we then register 1,000 new
Somali refugees in Kenya return to violence and sexual exploitation under UN-backed repatriation scheme
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
home under the voluntary repatriation agreement but we then register 1,000 new arrivals, we would not get the job done," a Kenyan government official in Dadaab told me. Kenya, Somalia and the UNHCR had signed an agreement in November 2013 on the... Read more
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