Tag Archive: isahakia

Government to recognize the Isahakia community as Kenyans

Published: 29/Oct/2016
Source: K24 TV

Yet another community that has been in the country for decades and never succeeded as being recognised as Kenyan citizens, Friday paid President Uhuru Kenyatta a courtesy call at State House Nairobi.  The Isahakia community, a native Somali community was among the first people…

Kenya: One hundred years of solitude and sufferance

Published: 25/Aug/2010
Source: The Standard (Nairobi)

By Antony Gitonga You probably haven’t heard about them, although they have been in our midst for over 100 years. They are the Isahakia, named after the Isaq clan in Somaliland, from whence they came. Presently, there are over 10,000…