A Kenyan village where men are banned

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(Julie Bindel) Only women are allowed to live in Umoja. Julie Bindel visits the Kenyan village that began as a refuge for survivors of sexual violence – and discovers its inhabitants are thriving in the single-sex community. Jane says she was raped by three men wearing Gurkha uniforms. She was […]

Ethio-Kenyan border: Turkana, Dassenech/Merille Fighting

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There has been a clash between Turkana and Dassenech (or Merille) in the Ethio-Kenyan border on May 2 and the following days. The incident has been a hot topic in Kenyan papers, though it was hardly reported on Ethiopian papers in Addis. [For a good summary of the Kenyan news […]