LOCUST INVASION IN KENYA

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.

BEAUTY IN TRASH

  Facing marine pollution and unemployment, Julie Church a marine conservationist born and bred in Kenya, started a company that collects discarded flip-flops from beaches and transforms them into animal sculptures. Our reporter Ursula Akinyi visited Ocean Sole Kenya to bring us the story.

Slum pets

Pets are common in the slums. For prevention, like a cat keeps rats out of your house, or safety reasons just like the dogs of the youth group in Kariobangi slums. Also people keep them for friendship and company. Frei Wamale shows us the way to take care of pets: a proper diet, good training […]

Animals in the slums

In Nairobi slums keeping lifestock as goats, cows, chicken and also pigs is hard because of lack of space. Pigs are sometimes kept in secret because some people don’t like it out of religious reasons. Your reporter for African Slum Journal is Eriss Khajira.