Following the meeting, and in furtherance of directives to curb the communal spread of COVID-19 across the country, the Government has ordered for the cessation of movement into and out of both Kakuma and Dadaab Refugee Camps effective tomorrow, Wednesday, April 29, 2020. pic.twitter.com/bTHI5EPLFk
— Dr. Fred Matiang'i (@FredMatiangi) April 28, 2020
Home affairs department racked up $6.1m bill transferring refugees and asylum seekers
From Discover on Google. www.theguardian.com
World Refugee Day 2019
A speech by the CAS in the Ministry of Interior Hon. Patrick Ole Ntutu during the commemorations of the World Refugee Day 2019. @UNHCR KENYA.
Rwanda hails S.Africa for law barring refugees from politics
Vincent Biruta, Rwanda’s Minister of foreign affairs and international cooperation. https://www.nation.co.ke/………..
Julia Taft Fund for Refugees| U.S Embassy in Kenya
Julia Taft Fund for Refugees. https://ke.usembassy.gov/julia-taft-fund-for-refugees/
Operation Statistics at a Glance
Kenya is a host of approx. 494,649 refugees and asylum seekers as at 30th April, 2020
- Dadaab Refugee Camp hosts 217,513
- Kakuma Refugee Camp hosts 196,120
- 81,016 are in urban areas.