'Kenya Rising' by Boniface Mwangi

From Emergent Africa Mon Nov 26 2012, 14:25:00

From Al Jazeera's Activate. The work of activist photographer Boniface Mwangi:

More than 1,100 people were killed and up to 600,000 forcibly displaced following the 2007 elections in Kenya.

The horrendous violence was captured by award-winning photographer Boniface Mwangi and it changed his life forever. He put aside his camera and decided to start what he called a 'ballot revolution'.

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