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Kenyan police again outlaw protests by opposition 26 Mar 2023
Japhet Koome, Inspector General of Police, termed the protests by the Azimio La Umoja One Kenya Coalition against the high cost of living and electoral injustice as "illegal.". "I have a mandate to ensure that I protect lives and property and I am very good at that ... of Kenya.

Kenya police chief bans new opposition protests Monday

Urdu Point 26 Mar 2023
Veteran opposition leader Raila Odinga has urged people to take to the streets on Monday and Thursday for further protests against the surging cost of living in Kenya ... A university student was killed by police fire while 31 officers were injured in running battles in Nairobi and opposition strongholds in western Kenya.

Kenyan police ban opposition demonstrations

Russia Today 26 Mar 2023
Police in Kenya have banned a protest planned for Monday in Nairobi ... The opposition leader has urged people to take to the streets on Monday and Thursday for further protests against the surging cost of living in Kenya ... Odinga, on the other hand, insisted that protests in Kenya would go ahead as planned, citing a constitutional right to do so ... .

Zane Robertson’s new yarn is really just the same old story again

The Irish Times 26 Mar 2023
Photograph ... Close followers of this sport may know his story already, Robertson famously moving from Hamilton in 2007 at age 17, along with his twin brother Jake, in part to escape bullying and a broken family, to live and train in Kenya with the hope of mixing it among the best distance runners in the world ... .

Nairobi's Muslim community rallies to support less fortunate during Ramadan

Malaysian National News Agency 25 Mar 2023
NAIROBI (Kenya), March 25 (Bernama) -- The Muslim community in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi rallied Friday to provide aid to those less fortunate amid the country’s challenges with a drought and the high cost of living, Anadolu Agency (AA) reported ... Kenya has been grappling ...

"Kenya is a very powerful country that is increasingly present in the avocado market"

Fresh Plaza 25 Mar 2023
"Often, no important decisions are taken until we are clashing head on with the problem, but in this case, it may be too late for many people who depend on avocado cultivation to make a living; and the prominence of the fruit from Peru, Mexico, Morocco, and now Kenya, will become ...

Historic drought in the Horn of Africa: Women and girls fleeing one crisis for another

Business Ghana 24 Mar 2023
Incessant hunger and chronic insecurity forced Rukia Yaroow Ali and her nine children to abandon their home in Jilib, Somalia, to seek shelter at the Hagadera refugee camp in northern Kenya ... The majority of those displaced in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia are women and children.

Salah Elmur: ‘I named my exhibition after the man who used to come and collect the bills’

The Observer 24 Mar 2023
Since he was a child growing up beside the banks of the Blue Nile in Khartoum, Salah Elmur has been fascinated by water and electricity ... Photograph ... “I fled to Kenya when they [security forces] arrested me for drawing a cartoon for the magazine depicting the coup,” he says. He lived in Nairobi for four years before moving to Egypt ... Photograph ... .

Kenya's investors lobby faults products boycott call by opposition

Xinhua 23 Mar 2023
While acknowledging that citizens have a right to assemble and picket for a good cause as enshrined in the constitution, the KEPSA regretted that Monday's demonstrations which led to the loss of lives and destruction of property were a dent to Kenya's image as an ideal investment destination.

People Authorized Scored Immediate Success at Its Inaugural Summit 'InPeace 2023'

Eagle-Tribune 23 Mar 2023
For millennia, Muslims, Christians, and Jews coexisted and lived in peace and harmony across the Middle East and Africa as equitable citizens of their prospective countries ... "I am happy to suggest that Kenya MUST join the Abraham Accord, it's the most brilliant way of bringing societies and communities to live together in harmony.

Frustrated Kenyans voice anger over economic crisis

Urdu Point 23 Mar 2023
Now unemployed and struggling to feed his family of three, he joined hundreds of pro-opposition demonstrators on Monday in the capital Nairobi to protest the high cost of living in Kenya ... Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua said the demonstrations cost Kenya $15 million.

Hay! Kenya help me feed my zebra? SA woman’s wild problem

The Daily Telegraph Australia 23 Mar 2023
After feeling a midlife crisis coming on, South Australian Deborah Thiele decided to go on a 12 month break and travel the world – she didn’t expect over 20 years later to be living in Kenya with 14 zebra ....

High cost of living triggers demonstrations in Africa

China Daily 23 Mar 2023
Citizens of Kenya in East Africa, South Africa in the south, Tunisia in the north and Nigeria in west Africa, went to the streets, all led by the opposition parties, protesting high cost of living, economic challenges, and election results dissatisfaction.

Dinwiddie judge rejects defense motion to hold Irvo Otieno's body as evidence

Yahoo Daily News 23 Mar 2023
Sanders, a sergeant with the Henrico County sheriff's office, is one of 10 people charged in the March 6 death of Irvo Otieno at Central State Hospital ... Otieno, a 28-year-old Kenya native living with his mother in Henrico County, was an aspiring writer, musician and singer who also had been dealing with mental-health issues for several years ... ....

Kenya drought: Pastoralists suffer despite millions of dollars used to protect them. What went wrong?

Phys Dot Org 22 Mar 2023
Across the arid landscape of northern Kenya, roadside signs proclaim projects aimed at creating "resilience" among pastoralist communities ... The value of this approach is under scrutiny amid one of the most severe droughts of the past century in northern Kenya ... Kenya drought.

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