Land and Conflict Sensitive Journalism sumaries

Sub-Category : IDPs

Fresh tension stalls IDPs move to farm

Daily Nation pg 16
Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013

Grumbling by newly-elected leaders has compelled the government to suspend the resettlement of 900 landless people at a farm on the Nakuru/Narok counties boundary. The provincial administration on Monday said it had stopped alloca

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IDPs hire vehicles for transport to polling stations

Daily Nation pg 17
Monday, 04 Mar 2013

Victims of post-election violence, who were recently resettled, will hire vehicles to transport them to polling stations where they had registered as voters. At Kisima Farm in Njoro District where a group of internally displaced p

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Bitter memories create fears ahead of March polls

The Star Pg 27
Thursday, 10 Jan 2013

As Kenya heads towards its first general election under a new constitution in March, many who suffered during the bloodshed that followed the last polls in 2007 have not registered to vote.For thousands of people still living in d

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TNA in bid to woo ‘reluctant’ IDPs

Standard Pg 13
Tuesday, 18 Dec 2012

The National Alliance (TNA) party on Monday launched a drive to woo Intergraded Internally Displaced Persons to register as voters as the exercise comes to an end on Tuesday. Kiambu TNA Co-ordinator Eunice Chania said they had alr

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Ministry pledges Christmas gifts for over 2,000 IDPs still in camps

Daily Nation pg 10
Monday, 17 Dec 2012

The government will give Christmas tokens to all internally displaced persons and Mau evictees as a consolation for failing to meet the December 31 resettlement deadline. The homeless families are set to spend their fifth Christma

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Auditors reveal rot at City Hall

Daily Nation pg 8
Thursday, 13 Dec 2012

External auditors have accused top City Hall officials of interfering with a forensic audit of City Council of Nairobi (CCN) debts, leading to payments of unverified claims. The audit conducted between February and April this year

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Group’s bid to give up IDs halted

Daily Nation, pg 34
Tuesday, 04 Dec 2012

Integrated Internally Displaced Persons on Monday made good their threats to surrender their national identity cards to the government. However, their efforts were thwarted by police who blocked them from proceeding to Central pro

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Forest Evictees and IDPs give up on Resettlement.

The Star Pg 17
Friday, 23 Nov 2012

Mau and Embobut forests evictees yesterday said they have given up on being resettled before the March 4 elections.  The government has been unable to get land where the forest evictees and remaining batch of IDPs will be res

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