Produced by Francis Ontomwa
September 17, 2023
Real Estate Expansion Drives Kenyan Farmers to Abandon Coffee Cultivation
The International Coffee Organization says Kenya is the fifth-largest coffee producer in Africa. But like farmers elsewhere, Kenya’s coffee growers are being squeezed by climate change, price fluctuations and now a real estate boom. Francis Ontomwa reports from Kenya’s capital, Nairobi.
September 14, 2023
TikTok Popular in Kenya, but Facing Backlash and Call for Ban
One of the world's most popular apps, TikTok, is under growing scrutiny in Kenya over what critics see as explicit and offensive content, and hate speech. There's even a petition to ban TikTok, even as millions of young Kenyans use it. Francis Ontomwa reports from Nairobi. Camera: Amos Wangwa.
August 08, 2023
Kenyans Consider Regulations on Religion as Cult Members Bodies’ Exhumed
Kenyan authorities have exhumed more than 400 bodies from shallow graves linked to a cult whose leader is accused of asking his followers to starve themselves. The tragedy has sparked debate in Kenya about how to protect both religious freedom and the lives of worshippers.