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A view of Jamji Tea Estate operated by Ekaterra and previously by Unilever. Evicted Kenyans violently pushed out by colonial era settlers are calling for justice. ANTHONY LANG’AT

Ahead of a royal visit, communities violently evicted by colonial era settlers are calling for justice. Anthony Lang...

Author Lutivini Majanja performs her story ‘Home’ at the Story Sosa event in Nairobi, a new Kenyan media initiative hosted by Baraza Media Lab on 23 July 2023. SLUMIDIA/STORY SOSA

A new Kenyan media initiative is using live performance to break free of colonial industry norms, Patrick Gathara...

Gathering vegetables for market in the Mau Forest, August 2008.  REUTERS/FINBARR O'REILLY

One year after a court ruling, the Ogiek are still waiting for reparations. Amy Hall reports on a case that...

Heading out to sea in Mahébourg, Mauritius, a country on the radar of tax justice activists. TOMMY TRENCHARD/PANOS PICTURES

Could a Kenyan court case point the way towards a more just tax system? Amy Hall investigates.

Loita forest is home to endangered bird species such as the grey-crested helmet-shrike. Nik Borrow/Flickr

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Shadrack Omuka meets the Maasai women using photography as a way to preserve Kenya's Loita forest.

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Shadrack Omuka reports from Kenya’s Arabuko Sokoke forest on the threat posed to East Africa’s largest coastal forest from...

A green bench next to a path in a park of trees and grass

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Nanjala Nyabola on how Nairobi’s young lovers have claimed the city’s public spaces.

A man wearing a blue t-shirt sits next to a window

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Could solar-powered desalination help boost drinking water supplies in Kenya and beyond? Anthony Langat...

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Exasperated at politicians, Nanjala Nyabola reflects on the disastrous consequences of poor leadership in a...

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Nanjala Nyabola mourns the loss of Nairobi's canopy, and questions the expansion of cities. 

Health workers demonstrate handwashing techniques to Mukuru community members. Photo: Victoria Nthenge

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Abandoned by the state, self-organized health workers in Kenya are absorbing the brunt of the pandemic, writes ...

President Cyril Ramaphosa addresses the South African press on developments in the nation's risk-adjusted strategy to manage the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19 [Photo: GCIS/Flickr]

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Nanjala Nyabola on the mask mandate and personal freedom.

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Nanjala Nyabola explains the weighty, 'anti-citizen' African bureaucracies that have their origins in the colonial period....

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Sally Hayden reports on a fully independent, refugee-run news outlet in the Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya

Kenyan lawmaker Sarah Korere talks to supporters during an election campaign rally in the village of Dol Dol in Laikipia County, Kenya.

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Can male volunteers help break the cycle of womens’ political exclusion in Kenya? Hannah O’Neill and...

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A controversial six-day media switch-off has put the country’s news organizations at loggerheads with the government writes...


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