The 2 tribe nation: Has Kenya passed up a chance at levelling the playing field and avoiding a political implosion?

Since the 29th December 1992 general election, following the reintroduction of multiparty democracy, Kenya has been caught in a five-year...

Military at the border photo: AMISOM/Iwaria

The Looming Danger Next Door: Terrorism Along Ghana’s Boarders

Terrorism in West Africa West African countries are undeniably experiencing an increase in insecurity. A number of countries in...

Uganda Police Agents

International Day of Democracy – The Fight Against Violent Extremism in Africa : Local Governments Have an Important Role to Play

In Celebrating Democracy let us not forget September 11 As the world marks the celebration of this year’s International...

Zimbabwe’s love-hate relationship with the Queen and Commonwealth

Queen Elizabeth II reign, stretching over seven decades, ended in Scotland at Balmoral Castle surrounded by her family, but...

Supreme Decision: William Ruto Election Upheld

William Ruto will be sworn in as Kenya’s fifth president on 13th September 2022. This is after the Supreme...

Zimbabwe regime using pre-trial detention to cow opposition activists

Political temperatures in Zimbabwe are heating up as the country’s 2023 general elections draw closer. Serious electioneering is ongoing...

Trendsetting – Kenyan women clinch several top seats despite challenges

The August 9th 2022 election in Kenya has come and gone…or has it? Truth be told, a considerable number...

12 months of fixing: a mirror view of the Hichilema Presidency

On 24th August 2022, Zambia’s seventh President Hakainde Hichilema clocks one year in office. Having overcome many hurdles and...

From Boko Haram to Unknown Gunmen: The Terror Plaguing Nigeria’s South East Region

Background In earlier submissions of the three-part series titled “The Struggle for the Soul of Nigeria”, insights were shared...

Analysis of the Counter-Terrorism Policy of the Nigerian Government

By Sunday Jerome Salami In 2014, Boko Haram gained global attention when they kidnapped over 250 girls in the...

Term Extended: South Sudan’s transitional government regroups

Several distinct characteristics sufficiently describe South Sudan as it has been and as it currently is: Protracted conflict, disconnect...

Kenya 2022 Elections: Transparent or not?

After six days of anxiety following the August 9th, 2022 presidential elections, the Independent Elections and Boundaries Commission (IEBC)...

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