The VICE Guide to Right Now
Watch the Emotional First Clip from the Final Season of 'Parts Unknown'
W. Kamau Bell remembers his unforgettable trip to Kenya in our first look at the show since Bourdain's death.
The VICE Morning Bulletin
Obama is set to endorse Clinton, NASA made it to Jupiter, France is considering a new intelligence service, and more.
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Kenya Fans Riot in Nairobi After Controversial Goal Call, Stop Play for Thirty Minutes
Police fired tear gas into the stands in Nairobi.
Liam Daniel Pierce
How a Man Named Dr. Crocodildo Brought Sex Toys to Kenya
In a country where pornography is illegal and obscenity is closely monitored, Peter Karanja a.k.a. Dr. Crocodildo saw a business opportunity.
Somalia: The Fight Against al Shabaab
Simon Ostrovsky traveled to Somalia to learn how the militant group al Shabaab evolved from a localized threat to a regional one.
The New Movie 'Stories of Our Lives' Dispels the Myths Fueling Kenya's Homophobia
The Nairobi-based arts collective the Nest created an anthology of short films that was recently shown at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Kenya's Growing Ketamine Problem
We purchased the ketamine from a small gas station pharmacy just down the road without even so much as a prescription. The whole bottle cost less than a round of beers at a roadside Kenyan watering hole.
Jihad in Kenya
VICE News headed to Mombasa to speak with Abubaker Shariff Ahmed, the highest-profile radical sheik in Kenya, before he was assassinated in April, and to get an up-close view of those living and dying in the cross hairs of a holy war being fought on...
Rich Kenyans Are Injecting Themselves with Black Market Creams to Become White
The popularity of skin-bleaching injections has rocketed over the last 18 months. The trade in black market creams and injections is completely unregulated. There is no way of knowing just how dangerous they are.
Celeste Hibbert and Wil Crisp
Refugees in Kenya Are Being Forced Back to War-Torn Somalia
Meet Ifran. Last November, her life changed when police started bullying her into bribes, accusing her of being a terrorist, and threatening her with deportation.
Is al-Shabaab Responsible for the Latest Bombing in Nairobi?
Whoever the culprit, relations between the city's Kenyans and Somalians are rapidly deteriorating.
The Mob Justice of Kenya's Somali Stop-and-Frisk
Eastleigh, a bustling business district in the Kenyan capital Nairobi, is home to thousands of ethnic Somalis—both Kenyan citizens as well as refugees from Somalia and Ethiopia. In recent years, there’s been a trend of underpaid police using anti...