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Kenya: We ask the Government that FGM is Taught in all the Schools

There are between 140 to 160 millions of women in the world have undergone Female Genital Mutilation, 3 million girls are  at risk every year only in the African continent.

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Kenya’s Water Wars Kill Scores

NAIROBI – Water scarcity is fuelling deadly inter-ethnic wars that continue to claim lives in Kenya, according to government officials. And if nothing is done to educate communities on how to conserve the valuable resource, the situation will escalate, governance experts and environmentalists warn.

On Sunday, Sep. 9, 38 people were killed in revenge attacks in the Tana River Delta district of Kenya’s Coast province. The deceased include eight children, five women, 16 men, and nine police officers.

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How Swiss bank accounts are killing off Africa’s lions

Last Wednesday and Thursday, two seemingly unrelated stories broke.

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Film: The talented Tajdin sisters

Filmmaker Amirah Tajdin and her producer sister Wafa Tajdin are currently working on their first feature, titled “Walls of Leila”, and are running a Kickstarter campaign to help launch their production.

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Kenya: a shelter for safe delivery

GARISSA  – The Garissa Maternal Shelter in North Eastern Province, Kenya is the only such facility in an area with the country’s highest maternal mortality rate. At 1,000 deaths per 100,000 live births, it is almost double the country’s average.

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East African countries driving geothermal development

United Nations climate talks ended last week in South Africa and the United States and China played chicken on who would take the lead in stewarding the environment well while also driving economic development.

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