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Heroin addicts sharing blood

 Originally Published: November 29, 2009It took kicks, blows and a cocked AK-47 to raise a doped-up Abdallah Hassan Abdalla from a stupor and, incidentally, save his life. The scene was Mombasa’s Mackinon Market. The lead actor in the story of his life was himself; the supporting cast was compose...

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Blood gemstones of Tsavo: How famous British miner met his death

Originally Published: August 23, 2009Events leading to the death of Mr Campbell Bridges, the British miner murdered in Kenya two weeks ago, point to an elaborate plan to gain control of the mining of rare and sought-after gemstones.Mr Bridges’ son Bruce claims a fierce three-year battle for contro...

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