Somalis arrested in Lamu Nov 25, 2011 (photo; Abdullah Bargash) November 25, 2011 (LAMU, KENYA) Lamu police announced Friday that they had arrested five unarmed Somalis on Manda island. The Somalis are now being held […]
It’s reassuring, if sad, to know that I am not the only journalist who Oof bullied while trying to write about the Lamu kidnapping/murder. Here’s how the French reporter described it yesterday in her blog, […]
My liquid lynch – one hotelier’s reaction to my NEWSWEEK article (http://www.thedailybeast.com/contributors/margot-kiser.html) about the Kenya murders and kidnappings.
Rogue US insider trader fined record $92.8m aje.me/syhd0x We need more of these busts. But how is it that smaller time white collar criminals are often let off without so much as a slap on […]
Ol Pejeta Conservancy (NANYUKI, KENYA) – While working on a story about the recent spate of rhino poaching in the Laikipia area, the conservators of Ol Pejeta, East Africa‘s largest rhino sanctuary, had invited me […]
Ol Pejeta Conservancy in upcountry Kenya near Nanyuki is East Africa’s largest black rhino sanctuary. It may also be home to the Kenya’s largest bed. While working on a poaching story here, I stayed briefly […]
WILSON AIRPORT (NAIROBI) – The inevitable lull between writing gigs makes a good opportunity to catch up on the blog. 8:42 AM – Dormans coffee shop waiting for my flight to Nanyuki. Several tons of […]
http://www.thedailybeast.com/contributors/margot-kiser.html Somalia my beat. Inshallah.