Land and Conflict Sensitive Journalism sumaries

Sub-Category : Land

Ministry Fuelling Land Row in Athi River, Claims Ndeti

The People, Pg 16
Saturday, 05 Feb 2011

Assistant minister Wavinya Ndeti has said the ministry of lands is fuelling land disputes in Athi River and its environs. She alleged that title deeds were being issued to individuals at the Lands ministry without proper survey th

Full Story

NCIC Probes Ethnic Clashes in Likia

The Standard, Pg 11
Friday, 11 Feb 2011

NCIC has launched investigations into ethnic clashes in Likia. The commission held a meeting with communities in Likia and Mau Narok to establish the cause of the land clashes in the area.  

Full Story

Calm Returns to Njoro after Clashes over Land

Daily Nation, Pg 11
Friday, 04 Feb 2011

Calm is slowly returning to Laikipia Njoro District where two communities fought battles over owership of forestland. The government initiated dialogues after one person died and several others injured.

Full Story

Widowed by Land Feuds: Women in Maiella Seek Healing through Forgiveness

The Star, Pg 30 & 31
Monday, 30 Nov -0001

Women who have been widowed by land feuds in Maiella near Naivasha are finding solace in healing through forgiveness. The women while recognizing that they are undergoing through hardships, they say it is uncalled for them to reve

Full Story

Land Grabbers Put on Notice

The Standard, Pg 11
Monday, 31 Jan 2011

Fisheries Minister Amason Kingi has directed the Coast Director of Fisheries to conduct an inventory of all fish landing sites to establish those grabbed by private developers for immediate repossession. He said several fish landi

Full Story

Solve the Land Question in Rift Valley for Lasting Peace

Sunday Nation, Pg 18
Sunday, 30 Jan 2011

Kipchumba Murkomen admits that the land question especially in the rift valley is still a time bomb. It started with the British government and is yet to be corrected. The sales of lands in the rift valley were done secretly leadi

Full Story

CIC must Make Legislation on Land a Top Priority

Sunday Nation, Pg 36
Sunday, 30 Jan 2011

Mwenda Makathimo says sorting the land issue is equal to addressing a primary need for the entire Kenyan strata. The country is in urgent need of land reforms hence the CIC should prioritize land reform management Bills. They must

Full Story

Four Hurt in Clash over Land Division

The Standard, Pg 33
Friday, 28 Jan 2011

Four people were seriously injured during a confrontation over the ownership of a former state corporation’s land in Gilgil. Surveyors and land officers had started subdividing the 6000 acre Oljorai Agricultural Development

Full Story