About 60 percent of Nairobi's population lives in slums. A beautification project by the Kenyan government was supposed to change that. It was a good idea, but unfortunately, the authorities have stopped paying the workers on some of the projects.
A growing number of Kenyans are giving up the meat they traditionally love in favor of plant-based diets. DW’s Andrew Wasike looked into a few cooking pots across Nairobi, where veganism is trending.
A few Swahili sayings translate as "let bygones be bygones." Kenyan researcher Serah Kasembeli sees the past as a blueprint for the future though and chose to focus on slavery and the effects of colonialism.
Garbage is a symbol of our time. How we deal with it says something about our prosperity – and about social inequality. After all, one man’s trash is another man’s lifeline.
The pre-dawn blaze at Nairobi's Gikomba killed at least 15 people. The fire at Nairobi's largest market is the third in the past year.
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