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  • In Kenya, a spiral of killings

    In Kenya, a spiral of killings
    When Gabriel Okelo rose early Thursday to join a banned opposition rally, he did not take his machete. But he was sure he would be using it to kill again very soon. Just the day before, he said, he had slashed two people to death because they were from a...
  • Thousands face starvation in Kenya

    Up to 100,000 people face starvation in western Kenya because of election-related tribal violence, the World Food Program warned Friday, as rivals in last week's disputed presidential vote showed no willingness to talk. President Mwai Kibaki and...
  • Violence stalks the alleys of Nairobi

    Violence stalks the alleys of Nairobi
    In Nairobi's slum district of Kibera, people prayed for peace Sunday under the charred cross and blackened walls of the burned Lutheran church. But in the narrow alleys just 100 yards away, the thugs with machetes still rule. When the service ended,...
  • Kenya carries on stolen tradition

    Stealing elections has been a common practice in Africa for more than 40 years. African presidents and the ruling elites that surround them have routinely colluded with loyal officials to stuff ballot boxes, intimidate opponents, distribute bribes,...
  • Talks held to curb Kenya's unrest

    As the head of the African Union met with Kenya's political rivals here Wednesday to try to get them talking, opposition supporters waited tensely on the streets for news and warned of more violence if President Mwai Kibaki stays in power. John Kufuor,...
  • Gasoline prices hit harder outside the U.S.

    Gasoline prices hit harder outside the U.S.
    Honked off by Los Angeles pump prices? Cheer up. You could be commuting in Oslo, where gasoline costs $9.85 a gallon and filling up a Mini Cooper would set you back $130. That's the priciest petrol on a list of world gas prices released Wednesday by...
  • Travel tips, trips and deals

    Photo safari in Kenya Combine unforgettable wildlife, the expert guidance of a National Geographic wildlife photographer and luxury accommodations during Fairmont's "Kenya Photo Safari Adventure." Dates: Sept. 1 to 10. Itinerary: Nairobi to Samburu...
  • Humanitarian Group American Friends Of Kenya Hopes Work Has Lasting Value

    The Kenyan woman had come for a Pap test, but like hundreds of others who had lined up outside St. Bakhita's Clinic on Tuesday, she had other medical needs as well. "You have back pain?" asked the American doctor, Tara Kumaraswami, who at 28 was about...
  • Librarians On Loan To Kenya

    Librarians On Loan To Kenya
    Books are in short supply everywhere in Kenya, and that's tough on a population of avid readers. But in its five years of existence, American Friends of Kenya has done more than donate 150,000 books. It has helped libraries organize and share them. Audra...
  • High Hopes In The Kenyan Highlands

    High Hopes In The Kenyan Highlands
    The children of Igamba School, dressed in not-exactly-uniform green, warily eyed the young American woman. All the students were on their best behavior for the Thursday visit by teachers from American Friends of Kenya. But what could Rebecca Clarke,...
  • Hartford Lawyer Trades Safaris For Service

    Hartford Lawyer Trades Safaris For Service
    Hartford lawyer Kevin McNally has been on safari in the most beautiful regions of Kenya during three previous trips to the country. But he's never felt as happy here as he was Wednesday morning handing out Gummy Bears to children in Kibera, Nairobi's...