UN human rights experts have condemned the ongoing eviction of residents of the Kibera informal settlement in Nairobi.
A 10th critically endangered black rhino has been reported dead after a botched operation to move the animals to a new reserve in southern Kenya, the country’s tourism minister said on Thursday.
Kenya’s largest slum was woken on Monday by the sounds of cranes and bulldozers that demolished hundreds of shanties overnight to make way for a road, leaving desperate residents homeless.
Fifteen people have died and 70 others were injured when a fire swept through a market and nearby homes in central Nairobi in the early hours of Thursday.
Kenyan Wildlife officials have begun a relocation operation for endangered black rhinos. The operation is aimed at creating a more secure and suitable habitat for them.