Kenya is the newest nation in Africa to receive billions of dollars in aid from the US.
But some of those money is getting wasted, as many hotels in the country are not meeting basic hygiene requirements.
The UN is calling for an audit of the country’s hotels to find out what’s been going wrong and why.
Kenyan officials have announced that some hotels are running dirty.
But the US is still paying.
The US has promised to pay for a $1.2 billion audit of hotels in Kenya.
Kenya has already spent $3 billion to build its hotels.
But there’s no telling how much more it will spend in the coming years.
We spoke with NPR’s Ben Thompson to find the stories behind the problems.
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