Kakuma News Reflector – A Refugee Free Press

Kenya’s black market in “refugee real estate”

By Cory Rodgers

The informal system of shelter ownership that has sprung up in refugee camps in Kenya and elsewhere has allowed entrepreneurial activity to flourish, but it is also unregulated and without formal legal protections, leaving some refugees vulnerable to losing everything. (more…)


Refugees seized a gun from robbers

Posted in Kakuma Town and Kenya, News Updates, Peace and Security by KANERE on February 13, 2016

Darfurian refugee men seized an AK47 rifle from identified members of the Turkana community in Kakuma. (more…)

Police Raid on Illicit Brews

Posted in Human Rights, News Updates by KANERE on March 12, 2014

The police raid on illegal alcoholic drinks has resulted in several local manufacturers suffering the outcome in Kakuma 1. (more…)

Refugee Protest Following Insecurity Situation

Posted in Human Rights, News Updates, Peace and Security by KANERE on December 28, 2012

Hundreds of Kakuma camp residents staged a protest following frequent murders by unidentified gunmen. (more…)