Kennedy Akolo

Kennedy Akolo is the Regional Director for the American Friends Service Committee in Africa, based in Nairobi. He holds an MSc in Organizational Development from USIU in Nairobi.

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An internally displaced woman voluntarily returning to her home in Bentiu, South Sudan, is being checked for fever. (Photo: United Nations/Isaac Billy) Views
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Leaders Must Act to Protect Refugees and Internally Displaced People in Africa
"We are waiting to die from Covid-19." These chilling words, uttered by a Somalia refugee in Mogadishu, encapsulate the fears of refugees and Internally Displaced People (IDPs) in Africa. A few hundred kilometers away in Qunyo Brrow on May 17, a U.S. drone strike hit the farming community in the...
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