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AFRICOM Zambia Office: What don’t we know?

On April 25, 2022 the U.S. government announced the United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) will open an Office of...

OPERATION DUDULA: Another bout of anti-migrant populism in South Africa

By Andile Zulu What nurtures and propels bigotry? More importantly, how does bigotry become a lethal threat to democracy?...

Russia-Ukraine War: Lessons for Africa

By Awuor Alai 90 days; that is how long it took as the world debated on whether there would...

KAS convenes 2022 #AfricaBlogging conference in Côte d’Ivoire

By KAS Media Africa The 2022 #AfricaBlogging conference, attended by 15 participants, was held in Grand-Bassam, a history-rich coastal...

Kenya Makes Strides In Implementation of Universal Health Coverage

Kenya is making strides towards the implementation of Universal Health Coverage. I recently spoke to Pabi Moloi of Johannesburg’s...

Climate Change: Africa at a Glance

By Awuor Alai The world is currently undergoing the literal definition of the phenomenon that is climate change; a...

Zimbabwe’s disputed elections…reform or perish!

Zimbabwe is due for its harmonised elections in 2023 to choose the country’s leaders to run its affairs for...

The “curse” of the Sahel region, the land of opportunities

By Awuor Alai The Sahel region aptly dubbed the land of opportunities, spans a large area covering 3,053,200 km2....

Regional Outlook: A zoom into Southern Africa in 2022

The year 2021 was quite a challenging one for the SADC region, the deadly Covid-19 pandemic and its new...

Kenya and South Africa to Merge Airlines in Bid to Promote Inter-Continental Trade

President Uhuru Kenya in his New Year’s eve address to the nation indicated that Kenya and South Africa’s national...

REGIONAL OUTLOOK: What 2022 Holds In Store for East Africa

It is yet another dawn of a new year and the world is bustling with hope and optimism despite...

How Technology Can Help In Meaningfully Involving the Deaf in Civic and Governance Processes

The deaf are usually left out of meaningful involvement in governance and civic processes due to communication barriers.  In...

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