‘Mysterious’ Disease Kills Nine in Kenya

“He appealed for immediate intervention to contain the outbreak and prevent more deaths.” RT Image: © James Wakibia / SOPA Images / LightRocket via Getty Images More than 80 others are bedridden as a team of surveillance experts and laboratory technologists work to identify the illness A “mysterious” disease has ravaged Kagi, a community in Kenya’s northern county of Marsabit, … Continue reading

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Not So ‘GLOBAL’ Warming: Unusual Extended Cold Hurting Kenyan Coffee Crops

Prevailing cold weather in Kenya may curb the flowering of coffee trees before next year’s early crop, according to farmers. The plants needs at least a month of dry conditions to prepare for the flowering that occurs when rains arrive in October before the so-called fly crop due from April to June, Wycliffe Odhiambo Murwayi, managing director of Nairobi-based Sustainability … Continue reading