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By AAP/Dick Olang'o Introduction During the disputed general elections of 2007, Kenya experienced the worst ever post election violence in her history, worse than the violence during the struggle for independence because of the tribal animosity experienced. One of the battlegrounds...
By Steve Ted Gome Slums and informal settlements menace is a global phenomenon. The continent experienced its first slums soon after independence of the various countries. Settlements that may have begun as scattered establishments to provide temporary housing, over time...
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