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Saturday Portrait: Street Vendor, near Mtito Andei, Kenya

One-stop shopping for caps, belts and bull whips....

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Kawangware Revisited II (Pic du Jour)

From the archives, a nominee for best smiles of 2007...

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Kawangware Revisited

I was looking for a photo for today’s #SunsetSunday on twitter and remembered this scene at an informal trash dump in the Kawangware...

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Kenge Kenge’s Obama For Change

Via World Music Network comes this song by Kenyan band Kenge Kenge, their humble tribute to Kenya’s current favorite son of the...

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Gadling Photo of the Day!

This pic I took of a humble butcher shop in Voi, Kenya, last week was selected as Gadling’s photo of the day yesterday, almost...

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Kawangware.

On Sunday I visited Kawangware, one of the biggest slums in Nairobi. By most estimates, about half a million people live in this densely...

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Mombasa to Nairobi by Bus

Nairobi — I asked several people what I thought would be a relatively straightforward question: Approximately how long is the 460 km...

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Jesus has a fort…

… and it’s here in Mombasa. Construction of the massive structure –named Fort Jesus– was begun by the Portuguese...

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Captives

Mombasa, Kenya – I’m still being held captive by work here in this heavily-guarded resort for a few more days, so thought...

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30 Second Third World National Police Escort Advisor

Mombasa, Kenya – If you’ve never been in a car, bus or van that’s had the privilege of having a national police escort in a third...

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