Kai, a three-year-old green sea turtle, was released back into the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean off Kenya’s coast last month.

She had been hospitalised after her guts were blocked with white plastic bags she swallowed, mistaking them for jellyfish, and tiny plastic pieces entangled in the…

Read more: Watamu villagers recycle plastic to save sea turtle from tummy ache

An Indian investor has accused the county government of blocking the construction of a Sh60 million hotel at the Kilifi creek.


The site of the controversial project which is currently stalled in Kilifi town On December 20 2017. An Indian Investor claims the county government is frustrating him…

Read more: Sh60m Kilifi hotel in jeopardy,says frustrated investor

As Kenya moves steadily towards its industrialisation dream (Vision 2030), the question of how to generate reliable power to meet the growing demand from households and industries continues to induce headaches, as local manufacturers cry foul over power tariffs that are higher than those in neighbouring countries.

The…

Read more: Kenya's nuclear quest: A case of extreme optimism?

HARARE (IDN) – As soon as dusk falls, Petina Dube emerges from her house balancing a sack full of garbage which has been lying uncollected in her yard amid reports that the municipal garbage collectors have no fuel to carry out their job across many residential areas in…

Read more: Oceans in Crisis Around Africa

The bizarre giant whirlpool pairs, called modons, were captured by satellites. These pairs are believed to rotate 10 times faster than their single counterparts and can also suck up sea creatures, transporting them across great distances. Satellite images captured the "smoke rings" or modons, swirling away in the…

Read more: Rising seas affecting island nations

Massive whirlpools in the ocean spanning hundreds of kilometres, called eddies are common, but now, for the first time ever, scientists have observed these massive whirlpools pairing up and swirling in opposite directions. This mysterious phenomenon has until now, only been hypothesised but has never been found in…

Read more: Mysterious double whirlpools that can suck up sea creatures found in ocean for the first time ever