Aid agencies in Kenya have warned that the international community is responding inadequately to a drought crisis. They say that despite more than four million Kenyans being at risk of starvation there have been few pledges of aid to an appeal for $89 million by the Kenyan Government and the U.N.'s World Food Program (WFP).

Improving living standards in the developing world without destroying the environment is a challenge explored in a new interactive CD-ROM offered by the Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs (JHU/CCP).

A son of President Moi and two others have been allocated forest land in Nairobi, Prof Anyang Nyong'o (Nominated, SDP) claimed yesterday.

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Sudanese rebels have threatened to attack international oil workers operating in the wartorn south of the country. The SPLA rebels, who are fighting for autonomy or independence in the south, said the Sudanese Government was using money from oil exports to finance its miltary operations.