South Sudanese youngster hopes to rise from Kakuma to play for Kenyan team

When one hears the name Kakuma, what comes into the mind is the Refugee Camp located in the North-western region of Kenya, however, David Majak has painted...
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Kakuma Got Talent: South Sudanese refugee Akuot releases debut video

The upcoming talented South Sudanese songstress Akuot has released a new single ‘Anavyonifanya’ produced by renowned Kenyan producer Herbalist and Wyre as Co-Producer. The urban pop smash single...
Fashion model and former refugee Halima Aden, who is breaking boundaries as the first hijab wearing model gracing magazine covers and walking in high profile runway shows has her makeup applied during a shoot at a studio in New York

PHOTOS: Model from Kakuma Refugee Camp makes history on runway

Ms Aden, 19, grew up in Kakuma, one of the biggest refugee camps in the world, before relocating to the United States with her mother when she...
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Kakuma Refugee Camp film ‘It killed my mother’ nominated for international award

After the successful screening of 'It has Killed my Mother' an anti Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) Film in Nairobi earlier this year. It has killed my Mother has...
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Kakuma produced film to premier on KTN this week

'Journey Through My City,' a locally produced film in Kakuma will premiere on Kenyan Television, KTN on Saturday, 16 September 2017 from 6:30 EAT. The film funded by Spark...

From Kakuma to Australian rules football: Aliir Aliir’s incredible journey

Kakuma is the most unlikely breeding ground for a professional Australian rules footballer. The isolated town in the north-west corner of Kenya is the site of a UNHCR...
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When being a refugee is safer than returning home

Five years after returning home, she was forced to flee her home once again in 2016 back to the refugee camp in northern Uganda’s district of Adjumani....
Kenya. The Refugee Olympic Team athletes join the Kenya National Team's training session in Nairobi

kakuma Refugee to compete at World Athletics Championships in London

Refugee athletes from Kenya are heading to London to compete in the IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) World Athletics Championships on August 4th. It is the...
rapper in Kakuma refugee Camp

Young refugees of Kakuma turn to music to forget their troubles

As children poke their heads through the flap windows of an already crowded tent, an MC announces over a crackling microphone that the show will be moved...

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