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Refusing Bad Touch in Africa

Misbah Noorani | Posted 07.22.2016 | Impact
Misbah Noorani

It is evident that this girl, like so many other girls at Waa, sees the value of education. I first understood this while conducting an Agree-Disagree debate activity with a group of girls, age 13, at Waa.

Religious Tension High After Mosque Closures

Religion News Service | Fredrick Nzwili | Posted 11.22.2014 | Religion

NAIROBI, Kenya (RNS) Christian and Muslim leaders fear more violence in the coastal city of Mombasa after the government indefinitely closed four mosq...

Trouble Looms as Kenya Struggles to Combat Terrorism

Jonathan Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2014 | World
Jonathan Horowitz

While the media's gaze may sharpen on Somalia, the port city of Mombasa is becoming increasingly known for acts of terrorism, counterterrorism human rights abuses, and -- most recently -- growing tensions between violent Muslim youth and the old-guard.

PHOTOS: World Tourism Day: 12 Great Cultural Destinations

The Huffington Post | Andrew Burmon | Posted 11.27.2011 | Travel

World Tourism Day, like a lot of the "holidays" declared by the United Nations sounds like a bureaucratic invention, but by putting aside a day to cel...

Yugoslavia Genocide Suspect Arrested In Kenya

The Standard | Cyrus Ombati | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A Yugoslavia genocide suspect was yesterday arrested in a dramatic raid on his posh hotel in Mombasa in what police believe is a crucial operation....

Life In Mombasa: See It For Yourself (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

David Axe of War Is Boring posts an interesting short video of his recent trip through Mombasa, the second largest city in Kenya that lies along the I...