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Njeri Kimani

Njeri Kimani

    State capture: The Kenyan edition
    State capture: The Kenyan edition
    Nakuru, Kenya — A delivery of towels worth 20-million Kenyan shillings (R2.9-million) — to build a dam. A wall...
    Activist poets on the frontline
    Activist poets on the frontline
    Nakuru — It is a chilly Sunday afternoon at the Agora Centre in Nakuru, Kenya. The stage is lit up as if for a music...
    Taming Kenya’s matatu madness
    Taming Kenya’s matatu madness
    Nakuru — On October 25, a bus driver lost control of his vehicle along the Kisumu-Muhoroni highway in Kenya. The bus...
    Kenya’s tough choice: To vote or not to vote?
    Kenya’s tough choice: To vote or not to vote?
    Kenyans were supposed to choose their president on Thursday — again. But there was a distinct lack of enthusiasm for the process, and a large...
    Kenya: To vote, or not to vote?
    Kenya: To vote, or not to vote?
    Kenyans are supposed to choose their president on Thursday – again. But there’s a distinct lack of enthusiasm for the process, with a large...
    Kenya's addiction to scandal-prone leaders
    Kenya's addiction to scandal-prone leaders
    If last week’s elections are anything to go by, a juicy scandal doesn’t hurt the prospects of an aspiring Kenyan politician. If anything,...
    A Kenyan police officer turned a gun on his own, apparently in the name of al-Shabab
    A Kenyan police officer turned a gun on his own, apparently in the name of al-Shabab
    When Abdihakim Maslah turned his gun on six of his colleagues in Kapenguria earlier this month, his actions aroused fears in Kenya over the...