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Your Story: How Alcohol Has Ruined the Life of Kenya’s Top Medical Student

A bright University medical student narrates how chronic alcoholism has ruined his life and repeatedly delayed his completion of studies. Prolonged drinking binges have caused him to skip many examinations and seen him discontinued by the University of Nairobi more than once. His numerous attempts to cut back on his drinking have been unsuccessful. He […]

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A Tale of Two Female Gangsters

Two women find themselves in different situations, both of these women end up in crime. In this continuation of our series on female gangsters, we look at how the real pressures of life can turn one sour – and what this means.

 
 
 
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A Difficult Tusk: Curbing Ivory Trade in Africa

African countries keep burning tons of elephant tusks to curb ivory trade. This however has had little impact on the level of ivory demand in Asia and elsewhere in the world. Thousands of elephants still die every year. Africa Uncensored documents the destruction of ivory in the continent and possible solutions to the elephant poaching […]

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What Practical Steps Can Be Taken After Kanjo Kingdom?

How do we get the hawkers safe trading spaces? How do we ensure the city inspectorate officers don’t go around as lords of their own? Following the Kanjo Kingdom series, Africa Uncensored looks at some of the practical steps that can be taken to stop this menace.

 
 
 
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Corruption by Order of Law: Kenya’s “magical” Public Procurement Guide

Public Procurement is a real problem area for Kenya’s government, with billions of shillings lost through corrupt procurement processes. But what if skewed procurement wasn’t the exception, but the rule? Research conducted by the Society for International Development has unveiled gross institutionalized corruption in procurement, taking the form of the one legal document that is […]

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Kibubusa Cha Kanjo, Sehemu Ya Nne

Katika sehemu ya nne na ya mwisho, mwanahabari mpenzi Mohammed Ali annangazia benki za siri zinazotumiwa na baadhi ya maafisa wafisadi wa Baraza la Jiji la nairobi kuficha pesa za hongo wanazozipat kutoka kwa wachuuzi. Miongoni mwa maafisa hao rekodi ya mpesa imeonyesha kuwa WasiWasi alikuwa amepokea shilingi milioni kumi na nane.

 
 
 
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Murder Money and M-Pesa: Kanjo Kingdom (Part 4)

How does money extorted from informal traders on the streets of Nairobi wind up in the formal economy? The answer lies in one of Kenya’s most cherished inventions; mobile money transfer service, M-pesa. The final episode of Kanjo Kingdom tracks the liquid cash that corrupt City Inspectorate officers have taken from hawkers, and has a […]

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Will Kenya’s Post Election Violence Victims ever get Justice?

Let’s face it. The dismissal of crimes against humanity charges against Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta and now his Deputy William Ruto has been welcomed and criticized in various measures. Most noteworthy though, it has opened a fresh wound in the lives of Post-Election Victims. Will they ever get justice? Africa Uncensored seeks to find out.

 
 
 
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Kibubusa Cha Kanjo: Sehemu ya Tatu

Hii ni Sehemu ya Tatu ya Makala Kibubusa Cha Kanjo yanayoangazia dhuluma na ukatili ambao maafisa wa baraza la jiji la Nairobi huwatendea wachuuzi. Kando na kuwapiga kitutu wachuuzi, maafisa hawa huwadunga kwa visu kiholela. Wachuuzi wengi wameuawa kufikia sasa. Walioponea wangali wakiuguza majeraha mabaya ya kupigwa au kudungwa visu. Haya yote hayangefanyika ikiwa wachuuzi […]

If you give a thousand shillings to a man in the street who promises to multiply it, you’re the problem — Bishop Oginde #MakriYaInjili Tweet This
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Kanjo Kingdom (Part 3)

How do you sustain a million shilling extortion scheme? Through Brutalizing and killing those you wish to extort. That is exactly what our investigation into corruption within Nairobi’s City Inspectorate has uncovered. Take a look at the witness accounts and evidence of systematic brutality on episode three of Kanjo Kingdom.

 
 
 
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