Will Swanson


The struggle for Kenya's marginalised youth

Marginalised and jobless, desperate young men in Nairobi slums provide fertile ground for al-Shabab.


Westgate questions and Kenya's misled media

NYPD report sheds light on mall attack misinformation, while new laws bring the press in line.

Al Jazeera Correspondent

Kenyan-Somalis speak out

Members of Nairobi's Kenyan-Somali community share stories of fear and discrimination.


Somali refugees in Kenya fear early return

A plan to reintegrate some of the 600,000 Somalis in Kenya worries refugees and some local businesses.

In Pictures

In Pictures: A Garissa tale

Kenyan-Somalis offer an insight into the daily challenges they encounter.


Kenya's poaching peril

Communities that have bought into conservation and tourism risk losing it all to 'new breed of poachers'.

In Pictures

In pictures: Moving to end Westgate siege

Up-close with Kenya's military as it lays siege to Nairobi mall where al-Shabab gunmen hold shoppers hostage.

In Pictures

Mogadishu night patrol

Security forces from Nigeria and Uganda have been helping Somali forces to oust al-Shabab fighters from the capital.