Violence continues to increase in what has historically been one of the most peaceful countries in Africa: the former tourist destination of Kenya. An estimated 1,000 people are dead and more than 200,000 displaced because of tribal rivalry following the country's recent presidential election.
KSMU's Jennifer Moore sat down to talk with one local Kenyan about the turbulent situation brewing in his country.
Ambassador Akbar Ahmed is one of the world's leading Muslim authors and travels the world encouraging different faith communities to break down their barriers of suspicion and intolerance. KSMU's Jennifer Moore met up with him in Springfield yesterday.