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Fear, Foreboding and Fake News In Kenya

Strange and sinister things often happen before Kenyan elections, but recent events have left the country in shock. Kate Adie introduces correspondents' tales and analysis.

Strange and sinister things often happen before Kenyan elections, but recent events have left the country in shock. Kate Adie introduces correspondents' tales and insights:

In Nairobi, Alastair Leithead analyses the fallout from the murder and torture of the Kenyan election commission's head of technology.

In Italy, Bob Walker walks the Francigena pilgrim trail amidst apocalyptic scenes caused by the wildfires that are sweeping parts of the country.

In Romania, Linda Pressly enters the world of online pornography as she explores the country's growing live webcamming industry.

In Venezuela, political turmoil continues and Vladimir Hernandez wonders what's driving so many people to risk their lives in the ongoing street protests.

And in Germany, Rob Crossan visits the place that Elvis Presley once called home and is now preparing to remember 'The King' 40 years after his death. Bad Nauheim is the town that gave him the GI Blues.

Producer: Joe Kent.

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  • Sat 5 Aug 2017 11:30

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