KENYA: Men “rent” their wives to tourists to earn extra income
Kenya men rent wives to tourists to earn a living Poverty and unpredictable tourism industry forcing men on the east coast to send spouses into prostitution. AL JAZEERA Communities living by the coast depend mostly on tourism for their living [Mohamed Aligab/Al Jazeera] Kwale, Kenya – It’s a cloudy Sunday morning in Kenya’s Kwale county and Sande Ramadan just woke up to get ready for another weekend of work. Wearing a green vest and khaki shorts, he washes his face and proceeds to the living room where his wife Janet Wambui serves him breakfast. “Thanks for waking me up, I hateRead More
KENYA: Police offer recounts arrest by Museveni goons, hospitality of Ugandan cells – DID I HEAR EAC INTEGRATION?
Kenyan officer narrates hours in Ugandan cells and the unending trauma STANDARD MEDIA – From his two-roomed house at Nambo beach, Martin Ng’onde contorts his face in agony, trying toRead More
AFRICA: Why refugee economy is good for African countries – REASON THEY WILL NEVER END WARS
Somali refugees at a camp in Daadab. According to the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Intra-African migration fosters economic growth by boosting trade and productivity. PHOTO | JEFFRead More