Refugees turn to fishing in Kismayo

Somalia: Refugees turn to fishing in Kismayo

Recent returnees from the Dadaab refugee camps in Kenya have been given equipment to start up in the fishing industry in Kismayo. Thirteen fishing boats were distributed among 104 local men in a project jointly implemented by the local authority, [Continue Reading...]


Kenya police: Killing with impunity

Ahead of us blue flashing lights, a rudimentary police cordon and a crowd of residents. We move in. Mindful not to step on the puddles of blood and scraps of flesh scattered across the road. Two police officers and two suicide bombers dead outside [Continue Reading...]


UN convoy attacked in Somalia, four dead

At least four people have been killed when a suicide bomber in the Somali capital Mogadishu rammed a car packed with explosives into a UN convoy, police say. The attack took place on Wednesday close to the heavily fortified gates of the airport in [Continue Reading...]


Blast in eastern Kenya wounds one – police

ISIOLO, Kenya (Reuters) - An improvised explosive device wounded one person on Sunday in a market in the eastern Kenyan town of Garissa, close to the border with Somalia, police said. The attack comes amid heightened tensions across Kenya. Last [Continue Reading...]