Saturday, April 25, 2015

KENYA

All the news about Somalis in Kenya – Wararkii ugu danbeeyay ee Soomaalida Kenya (Xafiiska Bartamaha ee Nairobi,Kenya)

Kenya tourism industry

ndustry officials on Friday warned that tourism at the Coast was on the verge of collapse with 30,000 to 40,000 staff set to lose their jobs by the end of ...
muktar otieno

THE STAR  Mandera chief was abducted when suspected al Shabaab gunmen ambushed a vehicle he was travelling in on Thursday morning. Arabia chief Muktar Maalim commonly known as Muktar Otieno ...
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Bloomberg Kenya’s plan to close the Dadaab refugee camp, about 50 miles from the Somali border, is intended to reduce the chance of attacks by al-Shabaab, the Somalia-based militant group ...
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  he full extent of operational and strategic blunders witnessed in response to terrorist attacks, including the Garissa University College killings, can now be revealed. The Sunday Nation has established, ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta confers with King Abdullah II of Jordan at the Bayan Palace in Kuwait in this file picture. PHOTO/REBECCA NDUKU/PPS

Daily Nation resident Uhuru Kenyatta Saturday morning left the country for Ethiopia where he is scheduled to attend a security summit that focuses on how to confront the politicisation of ...
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CSM NAIROBI, KENYA — Charity Kuria runs her own business arranging fresh milk deliveries daily to Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, and has a daughter who this September will become the first ...
Ifo extension camp at Dadaab was designed to deal with the fresh influx of refugees from Somalia. New residents had first lived in risky areas on the camp outskirts. Photograph: B. Bannon/UNHCR

The Guardian mnesty International has joined the UN and others in urging Kenya to halt its plans to close the world’s largest refugee complex, arguing that forcing the 350,000 Somalis in Dadaab to return home would put their lives ...
ADAN DUALE

The Standard ould Thursday’s press conference mark the beginning of the end for Majority Leader and Garisaa Township Member of Parliament Aden Duale, or could it just be a blip ...
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VOA NAIROBI or the last two weeks, Kenyan leaders have been debating whether to keep troops in war-torn Somalia to fight al-Shabab or pull them back to the borders to fight ...
A woman lights a candle at a memorial in Nairobi for the victims of the Garissa University College attack on April 7, 2015. PHOTO | EVANS HABIL |  NATION MEDIA GROUP

AFP ll four gunmen from Somalia’s Al-Qaeda linked Al-Shabaab who carried out the Kenyan university massacre earlier this month were Kenyans, reports said on Thursday.The militants attacked the university in ...
Senate Speaker Ekwee Ethuro on Wednesday said Kenya will abide by international protocols to ensure repatriation of Somali refugees does not compromise their safety.

XINHUA NAIROBI enyan parliamentarians on Wednesday pledged dialogue with the international community to facilitate voluntary repatriation of Somali refugees.Ekwe Ethuro, Speaker of Kenyan Senate, said the East African nation will ...
Refugees from a Dadaab refugee camp collect wood.

HRW – This month’s bloody attack at Garissa was Kenya’s worst since the 1998 US Embassy bombing. Al-Shabaab – the Islamist armed group based in Somalia – claims credit for the ...
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AP – BERLIN (AP) — The United Nations’ refugee agency urged Kenya on Tuesday to reconsider its demand for the closure of a vast camp for Somali refugees within three months. ...
Farah Maalim

The Star – Farah Maalim is a former Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly of Kenya. He spoke to our reporter Ramadhan Rajab about Amisom forces role in Somalia in relation ...
Deputy President William Ruto on Sunday said the  Kenyan government will not withdraw its troops from Somalia as being demanded by Somali militants.

Xinhua – KAKAMEGA, Kenya — The Kenyan government on Sunday maintained it will not withdraw its troops from Somalia as being demanded by Somali militants.Deputy President William Ruto said the Kenya ...
Smashed glass doors seen at the main entrance to Garissa University in Garissa, Kenya, where Islamist gunmen massacred 148 people, on April 6, 2015 (AFP Photo/Adow Jubat)

AFP – NAIROBI, Kenya — A student was killed and 150 more were hurt in a stampede on Sunday at a Kenyan university campus after an electrical blast sparked fears of ...
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 Details of how Kenya inserted itself into the messy theatre of Somalia through the training of young ethnic Kenyan Somalis against the advice of allies such as the US are ...
An aerial view shows an extension of the Ifo camp, one of the several refugee settlements in Dadaab, Garissa County, northeastern Kenya, October 7, 2013.   REUTERS/Siegfried Modola

 (Reuters) – Kenya has given the United Nations three months to remove a camp housing more than half a million Somali refugees, as part of a get-tough response to the killing of 148 ...
Ayan’s Shop, which sells Somali goods and houses a money transfer office called Juba Express in Fall Church. The American government and banks are shutting down cash transfers to Somalia because of fears of fraud and funds going to terrorism.(Jahi Chikwendiu/The Washington Post)

Washington Post —  The world’s chokehold on Somalia’s key financial lifeline is getting even tighter. As of February, many banks in the United States have largely stopped servicing the accounts used ...
A female student hostage is escorted out of Garissa University after Kenya Defence Forces ended a siege by terrorist gunmen on April 2, 2015. At least 70 students were massacred when Somalia's Shebab Islamist group attacked a Kenyan university today, the interior minister said, the deadliest attack in the country since US embassy bombings in 1998.  AFP PHOTO / CARL DE SOUZA        (Photo credit should read CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/Getty Images)

Foreign Policy – The Somalia-based terrorist group’s attacks in Kenya are ramping up in frequency — and show no signs of letting up soon. After the Somali militant group al-Shabab carried ...

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