Posts Tagged ‘Nairobi’

Al-Shabaab Recruiting in Kenya

Al-Shabaab Recruiting in Kenya

As we approach the one year anniversary of the Westgate shopping mall siege in Nairobi, we’ve been taking a closer look at the Al-Qaeda linked Somali Islamist group Al-Shabaab, which claimed responsibility for the deadly attack. It appears to be targeting Kenyans in its latest recruitment drive, rather than Somalis. Some of those new recruits […]


Postcard from Kampala

Postcard from Kampala

I’ve just wrapped up another trip to #Kampala to complete filming for a story I have been working on for the #BBC. Kampala has a lot going for it. The city is cleaner and greener than Nairobi. Although it also suffers form traffic, it is no where near as bad as #Nairobi. One reason for […]