Tag archive for ‘Daadab Camp’
By admin On Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

Kenya wants more and more Money to repatriate Somali #Refugees

– Kenya has called at the United Nations General Assembly for more funding for its plan to repatriate more than 300,000 Somali refugees living in a vast camp on its border, citing world leaders’ commitment More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

Garissa Attacks – Kenya makes further arrests

– Kenya’s security forces have captured two more terror suspects for financing the Garissa University College attack that left 148 people dead. Muslim cleric Sheikh Mohammed Mursi and businessman Zadock More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

Kenya now appeals donors to pay for the closer of Daadab Camp

airobi – Kenya has appealed to donors after its plan to shut down the world’s largest refugee camp and send Somalis back home ran into funding problems, reports said Wednesday. Kenya threatened to close More...

By admin On Monday, April 20th, 2015

Kenya to host tripartite talks in over Somali refugee issue

Nairobi – The Somali government on Monday appealed to Kenya’s government to review its decision on freezing accounts of Somali money transfer companies on suspicion of financing terrorism. Visiting Somali More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

UNHCR warns Kenya not to close Daadab Camp

The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has warned Kenya not to expel Somali refugees in response to al-Shabab’s massacre of students. Kenya has given UNHCR three months to close the the Dadaab refugee camp, More...

By admin On Monday, September 22nd, 2014

Kenya Eager to Return Refugees to Somalia’s Jubaland Region

Kenya is proposing that Somali refugees living at camps in the north be moved to a settlement in southern Somalia as part of the United Nations-supported repatriation process, an Interior Ministry official said. Kenya, More...

By admin On Friday, November 15th, 2013

Briefing: Repatriating Somali refugees from Kenya

After months of fitful negotiations, the governments of Kenya and Somalia, and the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) on 10 November signed a Tripartite Agreement outlining procedures and legalities for the voluntary repatriation More...

By admin On Friday, January 4th, 2013

Grenade kills 2 in Daadab camp – Kenya

Two people were killed on Friday by a hand grenade thrown at men chewing narcotic leaf inside the world’s largest refugee camp near Kenya’s border with Somalia, a local government official said. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Kenya orders Somali refugees back to camps

Tens of thousands of refugees living in urban areas in Kenya must return to remote and overcrowded camps, the government said on Tuesday, demanding all aid be cut off outside the camps. “All asylum seekers More...