How ‘Squid Game’ hijacked Halloween and a traditional wedding ceremony in Kenya Global Voices Français

The groom (in blue jacket) searches for his wife during a traditional wedding ceremony in Kenya, inspired by the Netflix series ‘Squid Game’ (Source: @ViralTeaKe via Twitter) “Squid Game,” the hit series that aired in September on Netflix, has become the most-watched television program in the world and a cultural phenomenon on the Internet. Since … Read more

In Kenya, the Supreme Court considers a controversial constitutional revision

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta during his New Year’s greetings on December 31, 2021, in Nairobi. KENYA PRESIDENTIAL PRESS SERVICE / VIA REUTERS The Supreme Court of Kenya began on Tuesday, January 18, to examine a controversial constitutional revision project, at the heart of the political game for several years in this East African country which … Read more

Drought starving people and animals in northern Kenya

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Burnt carcass of a starving camel in Belif, Garissa County, northeast Kenya, October 24, 2021. BRIAN INGANGA … Read more

In Kenya, the chemist who wants to give drink to all of Africa

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Kenyan chemist Catherine Ngila. L’ORÉAL FOUNDATION Some of his comrades still call him Mr. Catherine, “Monsieur Catherine” … Read more

Non solo il Newcastle e le voci sull’Inter, anche un’accademia in Kenya: la scalata dei sauditi al calcio non conosce confini | Primapagina

Prima il Newcastle United e il compimento del progetto di mettere piede in Premier League, la NBA del calcio globale. Poi i rumors sulla possibilità di acquisire l’Inter, ciò che permetterebbe di aggiudicarsi una società appartenente alla nobiltà del calcio mondiale. Il governo saudita ha deciso di imprimere un’accelerazione al progetto di scalata del calcio … Read more

Maratona di Roma 2021, è dominio Kenya: vincono Kiprono e Cherono

Alle 6.45 di questa mattina ha preso il via la Maratona di Roma 2021: 7500 atleti in gara, 2000 per la staffetta. Ha corso un chilometro anche la sindaca Raggi. Ecco come è andata… Roma non ha mai smesso di correre, persino durante le settimane del lockdown. Corse però solitarie, “scappate” per evitare contatti ravvicinati … Read more

In Kenya, the fight against poaching seems to be bearing fruit

To stay up to date on African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 am, find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of “Monde Afrique”. Tolstoy, 49, is considered the elephant with the longest tusks in the ecosystem of Amboseli National Park, … Read more