Kenya

Nigeria separatist snatched from Kenya: lawyers

A Nigerian separatist leader arrested last month and brought back to his country to stand trial has been illegally detained in Kenya and is in need of medical attention, his wife and lawyers said. The banned movement of Nnamdi Kanu, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) campaigning for a separate …

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Climate change threatens Kenya’s tea industry

Ten-nine-eight-seven-six …… .We were almost there. It wasn’t a countdown to a specific point in time, but to a goal. Or more precisely a degree of latitude. Soon we were at 0.0’0 ”according to GPS on my cell phone. We were at the equator. We came because I wanted to …

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Young people in Kenya get a kick from kung fu

NAIROBI - With feet apart and knees bent, Benson Kuria raises his clawed hands as he prepares to pull a kite. He practices Chinese martial arts in the Kiambu community hall about 16 kilometers east of the Kenyan capital Nairobi. The part-time teacher trains on the weekends with other kung …

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Taxes harm Kenya’s poultry industry

Columnists Taxes harm Kenya’s poultry industry Wednesday July 14, 2021 A trader at the Oile Market in Kisumu. FILE PHOTO | NMG BY JENNY LUESBYMore from this author Summary With the Kenyan poultry industry on its knees, the government has now responded by banning Ugandan imports. Of course, we will …

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