Amazing clip about the possibility of having solar panels built into all roads! (Thank you Mr Courts for sharing!)
Monthly Archives: May 2014
What happened with the terrorist attack at the West gate mall in Nairobi?
Farming in Africa
Farm Africa – what they do to help farmers help themselves in East Africa
Biodiversity and tourism
Should Kenya declare poaching a national disaster? (short clip)
Energy and development
Life imprisonment for practicing homosexuality in Uganda (new law signed)
Three people have been killed and several wounded in two explosions in the Kenyan coastal city of Mombasa, police say.
In the deadliest attack, a grenade was reportedly thrown in a bus that had just arrived from Nairobi.
The other blast happened at a bar near a hotel in the Nyali beach area. There are no reports of casualties there.
Kenya has been hit by a spate of attacks blamed by the government on Somali Islamist militants.
The al-Qaeda-linked group al-Shabab has carried out several attacks in Kenya since 2011, when Kenya sent troops into Somalia to battle it.
No-one has yet claimed responsibility for Saturday’s blasts.
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