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Hook private money into public water

Eric Wamanji

When news that massive underground aquifers were discovered in Turkana surfaced, the water sector was awash with jubilation. Understandably so. Kenya, leave alone Turkana is classified by the United Nations as a water scarce nation. 913 more words

Push On (8 Feb 2015)

Cliff Loesch

February 8, 2015

Philippians 3:10-14

Push On

A week ago Saturday night, Colin Saxton, John Muhanji and I were picked up at the Nairobi airport to go to the Mayfield Guest House for a couple of nights. 1,571 more words

Vast aquifer found in Kenya's Turkana region

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Lake Turkana

Kenya: First Test Shows Kenya’s Huge Underground Water Find Too Salty to Drink

By Katy Migiro and Chris Arsenault

Nairobi/Rome — Tests on a vast aquifer found in Kenya’s drought-wracked Turkana region show the water is too salty to drink, a government official said on Friday. 237 more words

Drought

Stefano De Luigi's Photographs of Drought in Kenya

In 2009 Stefano De Luigi shot a series of works based on the Kenyan drought, specifically within the Turkana region in northwest Kenya. Stefano, uses the drought as a lens through which to examine climate change more widely. 10 more words

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Tullow Oil to cut jobs as oil price slump continues

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Tullow Oil has said it is planning to cut costs through a reduction of its workforce according to an unnamed source quoted by Reuters. 233 more words

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Ethiopia: The Water Grabbing Dam, Ecological Destruction, Social Devastation, Hunger And Conflicts

Ethiopia dam will turn Lake Turkana into ‘endless battlefield’, locals warn

John Vidal, The Guardian

Ethiopia dam will turn Lake Turkana into ‘endless battlefield’, locals warn… 1,294 more words

African Studies