Chronology of The Crisis

Today is January 27th 2008. On this day last month, Kenyans voted in large numbers, with long queues in many voting stations. Late into the night on the 27th and early morning on the 28th, the votes were counted and the country waited for an announcement of their leaders. On the 29th, the parliamentary results […]

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Vuma Kenya! Fundraising Concert in Boston

VUMA KENYA! Initiative is the brainchild of a group of talented, resourceful and socially connected young professional Kenyans who have decided to say enough is enough. Spearheaded by Karimi Gituma, a Kenyan medical student at Harvard Medical School, VUMA KENYA! Initiative draws together an eclectic mix of brilliant, talented and accomplished young Kenyans, all former […]

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Post-Elections Videos (recap)

Ruud Elmendorp, a well known video journalist in Kenya, has some well done videos depicting the post-election events in Kenya. For those unfamiliar with the background of what exactly happened, this first video will explain a lot: Make sure you watch his other 3 videos on Rocketboom.

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Welcome to the Ushahidi Blog

It’s a little funny that the team behind Ushahidi consists of a number of bloggers, yet we didn’t think of adding a blog to Ushahidi until about a week into it.  The good thing is that it’s now here. We plan to use this as our main area for updating users on changes, additions and […]

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