Kenya

What’s The Latest News Abroad & Home This Week?

Monday, August 15, 2011
What’s The Latest News Abroad & Home This Week?

Ugandans Abroad helps keep the East African diaspora up to date- on news abroad and back home. U.S. federal crackdown on employers using undocumented workers sends more employees underground, community meetings on immigration authorities access to fingerprints of those arrested, Kenyans abroad can get absentee ballot, Mabira controversy back home. »

Violence in U.K. Causes Fear In African Immigrant Communities

Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Violence in U.K. Causes Fear In African Immigrant Communities

Cities in England suffered a fourth night of violence, causing fear and anxiety in many African immigrant communities in London, Manchester, Salford, Liverpool, Nottingham, and Birmingham. »

Pentagon and U.S. Senator Eye Serious Bioterrorism Threats in East Africa

Saturday, November 13, 2010
Pentagon and U.S. Senator Eye Serious Bioterrorism Threats in East Africa

You might need a full pat-down to go shopping in Kampala, but broken windows and unlocked refrigerators protect dangerous germs like Anthrax in Entebbe. The Pentagon took a trip last week to East Africa to fight bioterrorism, and the team is currently touring labs in Nairobi, after visiting Uganda and Burundi. »