Kenya: Police Tear-Gas School Kids in Demo Over Playground

TOM ODULA, Associated Press NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan police Monday tear-gassed schoolchildren demonstrating against the removal of their school’s playground, which has been allegedly grabbed by a powerful politician, said a Kenyan human rights activist. The students from Langata Road Primary School were in Read More


Kenya Journalists Protest Media Bill

TOM ODULA, Associated Press NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — About 300 journalists and civil rights activists marched to parliament and the president’s office Tuesday in Kenya’s capital to protest what they say is an attempt by lawmakers to stifle criticism by pressuring journalists with monetary fines. Read More