Habiba Fora

2015

lead poisoning

Mombasa, Kenya

Over 3000 Changamwe residents at risk

Nairobi – Human Rights Watch (HRW) has raised concern over increased poisoning of coastal residents and environmental pollution ...

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Habiba Fora

2015

P C C

Mombasa, Kenya

Probe team found factory negligent

IN 2009, the Public Complaints Committee (PCC) under the Ministry of Environment found that Metal Refineries Ltd did not ....

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Habiba Fora

2015

lead poisoning

Mombasa, Kenya

The smelter is gone, but slum dwellers still paying

Residents of Mombasa’s Owino Uhuru area are suffering fatal health conditions due to pollution.

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Habiba Fora

2015

lead poisoning

Mombasa, Kenya

Struggle of a Kenyan village

Residents of a poor district in Mombasa accuse the government of ignoring their pleas for help after toxic waste from a nearby smelter...

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Habiba Fora

2015

factory spewing

Mombasa, Kenya

The mother who defied threats

Families in a Kenyan slum were slowly succumbing to lead poisoning from a smelting plant until Phyllis Omido campaigned for its closure...

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Habiba Fora

2015

Lead Poisoning

Mombasa, Kenya

Kenya's victims narrate ordeal

Lives are at risk in the Kenyan coastal city of Mombasa after thousands were exposed to lead.

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