Kenya

Photography

Stereotype-Defying Photos of East Africa's Maasai People

Twenty East-African photographers prove that Maasai culture involves a lot more than the spears, beads and brightly coloured clothing Western photographers tend to capture.
VICE Staff
11.21.17
documentaries

WATCH: 'Shoot to Kill'

Our new documentary investigating the Kenya Wildlife Service, which has a shoot to kill policy when it comes to poachers.
VICE Video
3.13.17
politics

One Politician Is Asking Kenyan Women to Withhold Sex Until Their Husbands Register to Vote

This gives "Dry January" a whole new meaning.
Brian Moylan
1.18.17
Photography

Photographing the Kenyan Valley That Produces the World's Best Runners

The Great Rift Valley in Kenya is home to some of the most talented runners in the world. VICE Sports traveled to the country's highlands to photograph them and document their daily lives.
Eva Verbeeck
10.11.16
Fast Food

How Global Food Prices Led to the Rise of Fast Food

With Western convenience comes high levels of fat, sugar, and salt.
Nick Rose
9.13.16
kenyan athletes stranded in rio

Kenyan Olympic Captain Posts Video Showing Team’s Favela Accommodation, Claims “Gunshots Heard All Night”

Kenyan athletes have been stranded in Rio since the end of the Games, with Team Kenya allegedly waiting for “a cheap flight” before bringing them home.
UK Sports Staff
8.25.16
olympics

How Kenyan Javelin Thrower Julius Yego Mastered His Sport By Watching YouTube Videos

Julius Yego grew up in a country that prizes long distance running over all other events—so he started watching online videos at a cyber cafe to master the javelin.
David Cox
8.17.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A British Aristocrat Is Facing a Life Sentence for Drug Smuggling

Jack Marrian, the grandson of the Sixth Earl Cawdor of Castlemartin, is accused of attempting to smuggle £4.5 million of cocaine from South America to Africa.
Joe Bish
8.5.16
News

Revealed: The Army's 'Overseas Study Tours' Are Luxury Trips to Meet Dictators

Lads on tour, neo-colonial style.
Phil Miller
5.24.16
Stuff

Inside the Squalid Living Conditions for the Migrants Building Trump International Golf Club in Dubai

Check out exclusive clips from our upcoming episode of 'VICE' on HBO, airing April 22 at 11 PM.
VICE Staff
4.20.16
africa cup of nations

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
3.29.16
The We Missed You Issue

The Brutal Consequences of Uganda's Infamous Anti-Gay Law

Uganda's infamous anti-gay law forced hundreds of LGBT people to flee to Kenya, a country nearly as inhospitable as their home. What can the UN do to protect them?
Jacob Kushner; Photos by Jake Naughton
3.17.16
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