Current Affairs


Wambora Gets The Last Laugh

February 5, 2021
by Odhiambo.C.Otieno
Whether you are for or against the 69 year old, you have to give the Embu Governor his due. As he embarks on his new role as CoG, with the possibility of winning a second and final term, observers will ...
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Uganda’s Election History Explained

January 14, 2021
by Isaac Otidi Amuke

Why The Ugandan Elections Matter

January 14, 2021
    One of Uganda’s most turbulent presidential election campaigns came to a close on Tuesday, 12 January 2021. As the curtains fell, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni deployed a couple dozen military tanks on the last day of campaigns, coming ...
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BBI Debunked: Unpacking the Amendment Bill

January 8, 2021
What exactly is BBI? This January, in a 7-part series. Debunk breaks down the bill seeking to amend one of Africa's progressive constitutions. Premiers, Sunday 10th January, 8pm. ...
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How The Rare Rothschild Giraffes Were Rescued from Lake Baringo

January 7, 2021
The Rothschild giraffe, also known as the Baringo giraffe is a subspecies of the Northern giraffe. It was named after Lionel Walter Rothschild, a British zoologist, who first described the subspecies in the late 1800s. ...
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Kenya’s School Calendar Explained

January 5, 2021
by By Lilian Mutinda
After a 10-month long break, its back to school for millions of pupils across the country. However, the resumption is far from normal as learners and ...
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Kenya’s Mounting Crisis of Unemployment

November 12, 2020
by Wakini Njogu & Earnest Kilonzo
Between April and June 2020, 1.7 million Kenyans lost their jobs. ...
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Answering your Questions about Lake Baringo

October 5, 2020
Are tectonic movements at the Rift Valley to blame for the lake's rising water levels? How are the animals surviving these changes? ...
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Are the President’s Orders Effective?

September 21, 2020
From executive orders to presidential directives, Kenya's president Uhuru Kenyatta is famous for his strong-worded instructions to investigating and prosecuting agencies. But are these orders legal and are they effective? ...
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