Kenya police 'liable' over baby's election protest death


The magistrate found enough evidence that the baby died as a result of injuries inflicted by the police.

Kenyan rights groups demand clarity over activist's death

Rights groups are demanding an investigation into the death of activist Caroline Mwatha. Police claim she died during a failed abortion

Africa's forgotten stateless population

Ineke Mules, Deutsche Welle

Africa has one of the largest stateless populations in the world, however governments have only recently started to recognise it as a serious problem

When police crashed her wedding, she was 8. Her soon-to-be husband was 67.

Christabel Ligami

Across the continent, women are helping to reimagine a sacred rite of passage in an effort to honour their cultures and spare their bodies.

Kenya suffers Somali blowback

Patrick Gathara

Kenya said it invaded Somalia to protect its citizens, but the attack in Nairobi this week shows this has failed