Kenyan Govt Criticised for Refugee MoveThe government has dismissed a report by Human Rights Watch that it favours the resettlement of internally displaced people from certain communities.
Internally Displaced Persons (file photo): The government has been taken to task by the Human Rights Group for alleged favouritism of certain communities.
The Star, 23 January 2013
THE foreign media should seek clarification before publishing reports, the government has said. Read more »
The Star, 25 January 2013
Leaders in Nakuru, which is home to hundreds of IDPs, have expressed concern over their failed resettlement. Speaking in Naivasha during a thanks giving tour of the county… Read more »
The Star, 22 January 2013
There are 740 IDP's left to be resettled before the March 4th general elections. Government spokesman Muthui Kariuki says they will be resettled by mid February. Read more »
HRW, 17 January 2013
The Kenyan government has discriminated based on ethnicity in assisting displaced people from the Rift Valley. The discriminatory practices are stoking inter-ethnic tensions ahead… Read more »
The Star, 15 January 2013
Bishops in Rift Valley have faulted the government over failure to complete the resettlement of IDPs and reconstruction of institutions that were destroyed during post election… Read more »
UNIRIN, 15 January 2013
Of the 600,000 people forcibly displaced in Kenya during the fierce 2007-2008 post-election violence, hundreds have yet to be resettled, despite government pledges to find them new… Read more »
The Star, 14 January 2013
THREE IDPs were on Friday arraigned in Nyeri court charged with erecting tents in a Municipal Council's stadium without authority. Read more »