WorldViews: Kenya


Posted at 08:08 AM ET, 09/22/2013

At Nairobi mall, covering a war zone too close to home

The war on terror becomes personal for a Post reporter covering the hostage situation at the Westgate Mall.

By Sudarsan Raghavan  |  08:08 AM ET, 09/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 08/07/2013

Up-close video shows the severity of the Nairobi airport fire

Kenya's Kiss TV caught the unfolding blaze on camera, even before firefighters got there.

By Caitlin Dewey  |  10:58 AM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 05/14/2013

Kenyans release pigs in front of the parliament to protest members' greed

Protesters in Nairobi said the parliamentarians are greedy to demand higher pay.

By Anup Kaphle  |  02:35 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:36 PM ET, 03/04/2013

Kenyans mock foreign media coverage on Twitter

#SomeoneTellCNN and #PicturesforStuart attack foreign reports of violence at the polls

By Caitlin Dewey  |  01:36 PM ET, 03/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 03/04/2013

The scene at the Kenyan polls: Long waits and half-mile lines

Observers predict the country's best turnout as polls close with many still in line to vote

By Caitlin Dewey  |  11:16 AM ET, 03/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 09/26/2011

Wangari Maathai, first African woman to win Nobel peace prize, dies at 71

The environmental and political activist was the first African woman to win the Nobel peace prize.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  10:50 AM ET, 09/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Africa, Kenya, Wangari Maathai, environment, women