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Dozens Dead After Torrential Rains Cause Dam To Burst In Kenya
By Thomas Mukoya, Reuters
The floodwaters swept away power lines, homes and buildings, including a primary school.
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In Rare LGBTQ Rights Win, Kenyan Court Rules Forced Anal Exams Illegal
By Nita Bhalla, Reuters
The "violating" tests have no medical merit, activists argued.
The Last Male Northern White Rhino Just Died
Sudan, the last male northern white rhino is dead at the age of 45. Now, only two females remain on the planet.
Kenya Gambles On Dirty Energy With Its First Coal Plant
By Daniel Wesangula, On Assignment For HuffPost
"If it goes on, we might lose it all."
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This May Be The Last Photo Post About The Last Male Northern White Rhino
The northern white rhino inches closer to extinction.
Antony Njuguna / Reuters
Kenya Awaits Ruling In Landmark Case To Legalize Gay Sex
By John Ndiso, Reuters
At present, persecution of LGBTQ people in the country is rife.
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Lupita Nyong’o Writes Children's Book On What It Means To Be Beautiful
The book follows a Kenyan girl uncomfortable with her dark skin on a journey to rediscover beauty.
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Protect Older Persons From Molesters
Writer and Consultant
Originally posted on Kenya’s Daily Nation A week after the world marked the International Day of Older Persons on Oct. 1
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Shalane Flanagan Becomes First U.S. Woman To Win NYC Marathon In 40 Years
She defeated a Kenyan in the race's women's division.
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Kenya Just Banned A Disney Show Because Of Its Gay Character
Curtis M. Wong
The country won't air "Andi Mack" to "protect children from exposure to bad content."
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10 Lessons We've Learned From AIDS That Can Be Applied To Chronic Diseases
David J. Olson
Global health communications and social marketing advisor
Communicable diseases like HIV/AIDS and malaria have taken a terrible toll on Kenya and other African countries over the
Siegfried Modola / Reuters
Violence, Protests Mar Kenya's Election Rerun
Around 50 people have been killed, mostly by security forces, since the original Aug. 8 vote.
Goran Tomasevic / Reuters
Kenya Plunges Deeper Into Crisis Ahead Of Tomorrow's Vote
By George Obulutsa and Katharine Houreld, Reuters
Hundreds of supporters of opposition leader Odinga took to the streets.
Kenya’s Debilitating Drought -- 370,000 Children In Dire Need Of Help
United Nations Resident Coordinator, Kenya
We must neither allow the poorest in Kenya to bear the cost nor let this crises stifle Kenya’s human development.
Stunning Photos Show Faces Of Poverty That Are Rarely Seen
"I am providing for my family. I feel like the boss, but it is hard."
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Gunmen Attack Kenyan School, Killing Six Children: Officials
The assailants remain unidentified.
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Gunmen Open Fire On University Convoy In Kenya, Killing 2
A driver and two policemen were also wounded in the attack.
Kenyan Woman And Her Toddler Facing Hurricane Maria Are Refused Rescue From Tortola By U.S. Immigration
Professor of History and Director of Ethnic Studies at Lewis &...
Penney Gitonga and her 3-year-old daughter, Aria, are stranded in Tortola, a British Virgin Island. Penney and Aria are both
Extremely Rare White Giraffe Spotted With Her Adorable Baby Calf In Kenya
"They were so close and extremely calm and seemed not disturbed by our presence."
In Rural Kenya, Escaping A Deadly Disease Sometimes Takes A Little Luck
There are 400,000 new kala azar cases each year, but treatment is scarce.
Fighting Kala Azar In Kenya
In rural Kenya, fighting a deadly disease sometimes takes a bit of luck.
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