Category: Kenya

Al-Shabaab warns all Christians to leave northeastern Kenya immediately

The Somalia-based al-Qaeda-linked group al-Shabaab has “ordered” Christians to leave three counties in northeastern Kenya to allow local Muslims to get all local jobs, according to the U.S.-based persecution watchdog International Christian Concern. “Muslim teachers, doctors, engineers, and young graduates from the northeastern province are unemployed. Isn’t it better to give them a chance? There is […] Read More

Entire fields of crops devoured in seconds by locusts in Kenya

As the locusts plague continues to devastate parts of Africa, we continue to get more and more devastating reports from the country and the latest is that in Kenya, locusts are devouring entire fields of crops in as little as 30 seconds leaving many farmers so traumatized that they are contemplating suicide as their entire […] Read More

Apocalyptic Locust in Kenya suffers worst locust infestation in 70 years as millions of insects swarm farmland

UN urges immediate action as east African nations already experiencing devastating hunger see large areas of crops destroyed. The worst outbreak of desert locusts in Kenya in 70 years has seen hundreds of millions of the insects swarm into the east African nation from Somalia and Ethiopia. Those two countries have not had an infestation like this […] Read More

3 Americans killed in Al-Shabaab attack on Kenya military base: CNN

Three Americans were killed in Sunday’s terror attack in Kenya.The Americans — a US service member and two civilian contractors working for the Defense Department — were killed in the attack carried out by Al-Shabaab, US Africa Command, which is responsible for military relations with nations on the continent, confirmed to CNN. Two DOD members […] Read More