Kakuma News

28 foreigners arrested in Kapenguria

Police in Kapenguria have arrested 28 foreigners who were travelling from Kakuma Refugee Camp to Nairobi without valid documents.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

28 Kakuma refugees arrested en route to Nairobi without valid documents

Police in Kapenguria have arrested 28 foreigners who were travelling from Kakuma Refugee Camp to Nairobi without valid documents.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

Cataract and traditional beliefs that fuel growth of disease in Kakuma

Fatuma was among hundreds of people who turned up for check-up during the Kakuma refugee camp health week.

The Star , Kenya Feb 19, 2019

Inside Chase Bank heist, KPC Sh5.1bn query, Kenya-Somalia row: Your Breakfast Briefing

_____________________________________________________ On bloody feet, lost boys recall the journey to Kakuma Refugee Camp In a poorly lit inner room in his studio, John Chejang’ sat on a red stool, his left fingers tightly gripping the right.

The Star , Kenya Feb 18, 2019

We drank own urine as we fled - refugee

He must survive on the limited possibilities of Kakuma refugee camp.

The Star , Kenya Feb 17, 2019

Job loss fears as UN refugees body is restructured

She said that the process of regionalisation will affect UNHCR’s global operations “as we look to deliver lifesaving assistance in a more effective and streamlined manner.” “The UNHCR is in the process of strengthening our presence in various regions, including East and Horn of Africa, in order to better support our field operations in places like Kakuma and Dadaab Refugee Camp.

The East African , Kenya Feb 10, 2019

East African leaders to report on the Nairobi Action Plan

Kenya, with 471,724 refugees mainly from Somalia and South Sudan — 208,633 in Dadaab, 187,349 in Kakuma and 75,742 in Nairobi — committed to enhancing refugees’ self-reliance and inclusion in the country’s economy, and to implement the Guidelines on Admission of Non-Citizens to institutions of basic education and training.

The East African , Kenya Feb 9, 2019

Kuria East residents turn violent against Migori Governor Okoth Obado

“If governor Josephat Nanok of Turkana gave Kakuma refugee camp a municipality what of Kuria which had a municipality at Kehancha since time immemorial?

Tuko , Kenya Feb 7, 2019

Obado, MP Kitayama clash in Kuria East

“If governor Josephat Nanok of Turkana gave Kakuma refugee camp a municipality what of Kuria which had a municipality at Kehancha since time immemorial?

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 6, 2019

ELDON: Turkana County is a study in how to treat refugees

Turning back to Kenya, let me share what I have been learning about the Kakuma camp in Turkana, home to 186,000 refugees from various countries in the region.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 6, 2019