The COVID-19 pandemic has shone a light on the need for the African insurance sector to demonstrate its critical role in supporting people and ... businesses. The pandemic has been the most severe risk event in Africa in years, but many insurers have not delivered on their promise.
The Ethiopian conflict in its Tigray region continues to intensify with Tigrayans fleeing into bordering Eritrea and Sudan. But as the fighting ... gathers more steam, will repercussions be felt among its regional neighbours?
The Houthi movement seized Yemen’s capital Sana’a and overthrew the government half a decade ago. Today, the ongoing conflict is creating ... a political, military, and security crisis that is polarizing actors across the region. In this fifth part of our series, we look at the changing dynamics created by Yemen and how it has engulfed the entire region.
The surrender of a Kenyan lawyer to the International Criminal Court (ICC) at the Hague earlier this month has reignited the politics around ... the ICC cases, and may shape political manoeuvrings ahead of the 2022 elections.
Kenya is in the throes of another agonised constitutional debate. Proponents of the new push for amendments argue that the time is right to cure ... deficiencies in the 2010 constitution. From colonial Britain, through Jomo Kenyatta, Daniel Arap Moi and the modern day struggles of Mwai Kibaki and Raila Odinga, these constitutional battles are always driven by elite preservation.