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Turkana in Kenyan newspapers

Refugees in Kakuma Camp to skip meals as food rations halved
Children will suffer malnutrition as food becomes scarce in Kakuma.
[Daily Nation] 06/10/2017
Five counties hard hit by malaria outbreak
About 733 cases have been reported in Marsabit, Lamu, Turkana, Baringo, West Pokot and Kakuma refugee camp.
[Daily Nation] 05/10/2017
UHURU to beat RAILA ODINGA by a landslide in repeat polls! See who have ditched NASA at the last minute
Thursday October 5, 2017 - Jubilee Presidential candidate, Uhuru Kenyatta, could be headed for a landslide victory in the repeat Presidential elections. This is after residents of Turkana County and a...
[Daily Post] 05/10/2017
420,000 refugees need food aid as WFP announces rations
More than 420,000 refugees are in need of food assistance following rationing by the World Food Programme. World Vision, which distributes food to more than 80,000 refugees in Kakuma, is concerned...
[The Star] 05/10/2017
Sh5.7 billion Turkana Wind fine in budget
Payment arises from deal that the government would make for failure to take up power from project
[Daily Nation] 04/10/2017
Pokot leaders want perpetrators of banditry arrested
Leaders from the Pokot and Turkana communities are blaming the government for lethargy against the perpetrators of banditry attacks in the region alleging they are well known to security officials....
[KBC Tv] 03/10/2017
World Food Programme cuts rations for refugees in Kenya
The UN World Food Programme is cutting food rations by 30 per cent for more than 400,000 refugees living in camps in Kenya due to insufficient funding, it said on Monday. Dadaab and Kakuma camps in...
[The Star] 02/10/2017
County shortlists candidates for chief officers and deputy county secretary
The Turkana County Government Public Service Board has shortlisted 94 and nine candidates for the positions of chief officers and deputy county secretary respectively. One woman, Christine Natome is...
[Kenya News Agency] 29/09/2017
Structured Community Social Investment is necessary
The Land Development and Governance Institute (LDGI) is pushing for legislation that will guarantee predictable and sustainable social investments among communities in petroleum producing areas. An...
[Kenya News Agency] 26/09/2017
ADEN HALIMA, former refugee at Kakuma camp now working with RIHANNA (PHOTOs)
Wednesday, 20 September 2017 - Aden Halima isbreaking barriers left and right and has vowed to use her new found fame to empower other women. Halima is the first ever hijab-wearing model to grace the...
[Daily Post] 20/09/2017
Governor Nanok files response to petition challenging his re-election
The Council of Governors chairman Josphat Nanok has filed his defense in the Lodwar law courts against a petition filed by former Turkana senator John Munyes challenging his re-election in the August...
[KBC Tv] 20/09/2017
Malnutrition crisis deepens across Kenya
Nearly 370,000 children across the country are in dire need of treatment for acute malnutrition, including 72,600 who are suffering from the most severe form, which requires specialized, life-saving...
[KBC Tv] 17/09/2017