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Activists say agencies forcing coal plant on Lamu people

Business Daily (press release) (blog) - 4 weeks ago
Save Lamu Coordinator Khadija Shekue Famau said despite the concerns raised, there are no proper mitigation measures that the investor has put in place or even explained to the communities and...

Lobby faults Nema approval of Lamu coal project

K24 TV - 3 weeks ago
But speaking to journalist on Friday, Save Lamu Organisation chairman Mohamed Abubakar claimed that ERC went ahead to approve the project without engaging the local community and the organisation. He...

Critics of Lamu coal-fired plant are corrupt, says state official

The Star, Kenya - 3 weeks ago
Lamu commissioner Joseph Kanyiri says individuals opposed to the Sh200 billion coal-fired plant in Lamu are corrupt and demanded bribes. Kanyiri said they refused to support the initiative by Amu...

Tested, Cost-effective, and Practical: Secure Community Land Rights Can Help Protect the Earth and Prevent the ...

Common Dreams - 1 week ago
In Kenya, the Save Lamu Coalition is leading indigenous and community opposition to a proposed coal plant that would cause significant harm to the environment and the livelihoods of local communities...

Govt starts buying drought-hit livestock in Lamu

Daily Nation - 4 weeks ago
Some of the 3,000 heads of cattle awaiting slaughter at the Kenya Meat Commission in Kibarani, Mombasa County, February 8, 2017. The cattle were on offtake programme from the six counties in the...

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