Somalia’s Khat ban leaves Kenyan Farmers & Merchants in Despair

Somalia’s Khat ban leaves Kenyan Farmers & Merchants in Despair

Somalia's Khat ban leaves Kenyan Farmers & Merchants in Despair

The ban which was caused by diplomatic disputes between the two government has had devastating consequences on both Farmers and Merchants. Kenyan Government is holding talks with the Somalian Government to uplift the Khat export ban which is a source of livelihood to many families in Meru county.

Promising Fish Farming Economic Projects in Isiolo, Kenya

About 70% of the northern area residents depend solely on livestock for their livings. A number of farmers and livestock breeders resorted to fish farming, which was supported by the county and The World Food Programme, following the death of many livestock due to the drought. The aim is to limit the malnutrition among children. […]

Somalia Floods

Thousands of families have fled Shebelle River’s floods and havetaken refuge in Opali camp in Mogadishu. Because of the sudden population surge at the camp, they are in dire need of aid.

LOCUST INVASION IN KENYA

The worst desert locust in Africa has been devastating to the Samburu community. African slum journal tell us about the worst locust infestation in 70 years for Kenya.

MAKING HAY WITH COVID-19

LIVING WITH COVID-19 IN THE SLUM

The world is fighting a common problem after so many years, Corona Virus has affected billions of lives across the globe and here in Kenya it has just dawned. The government through the Ministry of Health in conjunction with the World Health Organization (WHO) has introduced mandatory wearing of masks and observation of social distance (at […]