My travelling shoes were accumulating dust. When the borders were reopened, nothing was going to stop me from going on a vacation in Maasai Mara. In a normal year, international tourists would be flocking to see the Great Wildebeest Migration, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. However, with Covid-19, many are stuck home. But nature waits for no man. Millions of wildebeest, zebras, and gazelles, just as they
Packing her bags to go home for the first time in over four months, Maasai ranger Purity Lakara — who patrols lands in Kenya’s Amboseli National Park, known for its free-roaming elephants and views of Mount Kilimanjaro — is overjoyed to be seeing her family for the first time since the Covid-19 pandemic was declared.
“I missed eating together, playing and hanging around with my baby girl, fetching