Kenya: Polls Spark Food Shortage Fears

As the nation approaches the March 4 elections, analysts have warned of possible food shortages after farmers planted fewer crops out of fear that their harvests could be lost in post-election violence.

  • Kenya:  Kenyan Tensions Spark Food Shortage Fears

    Institute for War & Peace Reporting, 25 January 2013

    As Kenyans prepare to go to the polls on March 4, experts are warning of possible food shortages because many farmers are not planting crops for fear of election violence. read more »

A barbershop burns in Nairobi's Mathare slum in post-election violence, December 31, 2007.