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Video: Get to Know Nyamachoma—Kenya's Most Treasured Street Food

Who's got a flight to Nairobi so we can come and eat our fill?

During the month of November, OkayAfrica will celebrate and highlight all things African food.

In this new video, take a tour through one of the largest open-air markets in Nairobi, where Nyamachoma, roasted meat, is king.

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Kenya Just Scrapped Its Visa Requirements For All African Travelers

All African nationals will receive a visa upon arrival in Kenya, says President Kenyatta.

Kenya is the latest nation to officially scrap visa requirements for African nationals.

President Uhuru Kenyatta made the announcement during his inauguration ceremony on Tuesday, with leaders from Rwanda, Ghana, Nigeria, Gabon, Uganda, Zambia, Somalia and elsewhere present, reports Pulse.

"For my fellow Africans, the free movement of people on our continent has always been a cornerstone of Pan-African brotherhood and fraternity," said Kenyatta. "Today, I am directing that any African wishing to visit Kenya will be eligible to receive a visa at the port of entry." Adding that the move will help promote social and diplomatic openness between African nations as well as support growth and trade.

"The freer we are to travel and live with one another, the more integrated and appreciative of our diversity, we will become. The political balkanization that risks our mutual security, the negative politics of identity, will recede as our brotherhood expands to embrace more Africans."

According to Pulse, Kenya joins Namibia, Benin, Rwanda, Ghana, Mauritius, Nigeria, Seychelles and more who have all scrapped visa rules in favor of intercontinental travelers.

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Photo courtesy of Performa and The Nest Collective.

Performa 17: The Nest Collective Explores Afrofuturism, Black Silence & Protest in Film

The Kenyan collective's short film program at Performa 17 is an emphasis on the strength of black presence.

"White people love Afrofuturism," says artist Patricia Kihoro, as she throws extension cords on top of her head in The Nest Collective's new short film, We Need Prayers: This One Went to Market.

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