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Busted: Nairobi's fake beggar

NAIROBI

While some pretend to be crippled and crawl, others fake injuries intended to tug at the heartstrings of unsuspecting city residents

Busted: Nairobi's fake beggar

By Dennish Ochieng' | 1 month ago

Hunger turns many to beggars

Hunger turns many to beggars

On the pavements of the local hotels and restaurants in Mandera town, they will be seen squatting or sitting cross-legged, begging,

| 9 years ago

Turning begging into an art

Our investigations reveal that not all beggars are paupers. In fact, some have made so much money from the streets that they are now landlords in city estates, writes Kenneth Kwama.

| 9 years ago

Police swoop nets over 50 street families

More than 50 beggars, hawkers and street families were arrested in a sting operation that was launched by a squad that was formed to address the menace.

| 10 years ago

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