Court stops State from evicting over 1,000 Mathare slum dwellers
Environment and Lands Court in Nairobi has barred the government from evicting more than 1,000 squatters from Mathare Mabatini village.
By Kamau Muthoni | 4 months ago
When desire to excel remains the only hope for disabled footballers
Footballers from Mathare and Kariobangi won't rest until they realise their dreams.
Jeff Mogire | 11 months ago
May 27, 2020
Covid-19 cases in slums not a surprise
Slums have been reading from the same script, only different characters, passing the Covid-19 script to one another in turns.
By Emmanuel Too
Apr 20, 2020
Writing is on the wall for coronavirus
Graffiti artistes in Nairobi paint the slums with messages of caution against the Covid-19
By Emmanuel Too
Jul 04, 2019
Boy, 5, murdered body dumped on roadside in Mathare
Mystery surrounds the macabre killing of a five-year-old boy whose body was found dumped on the roadside along Juja Road, Nairobi.
By Cyrus Ombati
Feb 05, 2019
Slum dwellers want fire issue addressed
Supply of clean water and proper sewage was also an issue raised by slum fire victims.
Aug 04, 2018
How I used to ferry guns for killer gangs in Nairobi
There was barely enough food to feed the whole family. Sleep became their treasured companion in times of hunger.
By Liz Njuguna
Jun 18, 2018
Slum where drug abuse is rampant
Users blame addiction on peer pressure as local chief says she handles about 50 cases on substance abuse in a day.
INEOS announces long time tie with Kipchoge
By Mike Kihaki