Kenya has come out of 2020 with one of the best performing economies in East Africa, despite Covid. And its political scene hasn't been disappointing ... either. Here's a look back at Kenya over the year.
Kenya's Chief Justice David Maraga, whose five-year tenure was marked by a historic nullification of presidential election results in 2017 and ... subsequent public fights with the executive, has retired from the position.
Kenya is planning to re-introduce the positions of a prime minister with two deputies, along with a leader of official opposition, in changes ... contained in a constitutional amendment bill proposed by President Uhuru Kenyatta and his former rival Raila Odinga.
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Early November, Kenyan lawyer Paul Gicheru surrendered himself to the International Criminal Court (ICC) at the Hague. At the start of the investigation, ... six suspects were accused by the ICC for involvement in Kenya's deadly elections in 2007. Where are they now?
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.