Now, as far as preparations to Somaliland…..
Am off to Somalia Saturday to report on the (press) inauguration of the world’s first prison exclusively for pirates. Specifically, I’m headed to Somaliland, the “safest, most democratic and thus most stable of the countries […]
As a primer for my impending trip to Somalia, my friend, an attorney, picked me at Muthaiga club this Sunday to stroll the “streets” of Eastleigh, an ad hoc city within Nairobi that first sprouted […]
Artists at work outside in the elements are often – correctly – labeled “street artists”, and pass their time sketching kitsch for tourists in big cities. But nothing could be farther from how Herbert Menzer, […]
Mike’s camp sits high on top of the long, narrow, hump-backed Kiwayu island. The island is one of the largest and part of the Kiunga Reserve in the Lamu archipelago. The US and Kenyan military […]