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
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
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
Art

Making Zines with Kids from Kenya’s Slums

Social change through small-scale DIY publishing.
Ingrid Kesa
10.20.15
Stuff

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, AKA Dr Crocodildo, saw a business opportunity.
Hannah McNeish
9.17.15
Stuff

Cows for a Dowry: My Conflicted Feelings About Respecting Kenyan Wedding Traditions

My sister gets a goat, my dad gets a trench coat and I get to get married.
Vicky Mochama
6.11.15
Film

The State of LGBT Film in 2015

This year, the Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival has fewer coming-out stories and more "post-gay" movies – but queer cinema remains a vital, vibrant scene.
Regan Reid
5.22.15
Culture

Why Is the Venice Biennale's Kenyan Pavilion Exhibiting the Work of Chinese Artists?

It seems that the African cultural scene has just found a new owner.
Riccardo Conti
4.24.15
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