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03Apr 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

CLIMATE change is having an increasingly strong impact on pastoralists across East Africa causing recurrent droughts leading to scarcity of water and pasture.

02Apr 2017
Isaac Mwangi
Guardian On Sunday
Ea Whispers

THE strike by doctors in Kenya revealed, first and foremost, the region’s acute weakness in human resource development for skilled professionals. But, to the shock of many observers, the...

02Apr 2017
Anne Kiruku
Guardian On Sunday
Ea Wowen in Perspective

A MOVE by Kenya to impose a ban on the use, manufacture and importation of plastic bags is a welcome one that is likely to steer the rest of the region in adopting and implementing anti-plastic...

01Apr 2017
Nizar Visram
The Guardian
Commentary

CONFUSION is discernible at higher levels of government as relates to the ban on sand export, without prior arrangements of what to do with the sand at the local level while the export processing...

31Mar 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

UNIVERSITY students in very different countries - South Africa, England and the US - argue that it's time to decolonise higher education.

30Mar 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

WE received the New Year with global climate change news. Beijing air pollution became the headline on various international medias.

29Mar 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

BEFORE Africa was carved up and occupied by the European colonial powers, land in Africa was largely under populated and human population growth was slow and could quite easily be accommodated....

28Mar 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

CHINA is not "moving relentlessly across Africa".

27Mar 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

THE people and governments of countries like Iraq, Libya, Yemen and Afghanistan would be wishing they have the good fortunes of Nigeria.

25Mar 2017
Ani Jozen
The Guardian
Commentary

CHANCES of a wide ranging revamping of the country’s political landscape are rising with noticeable fissures opening up in the ruling party from a number of quarters, and in an unrelated fashion...

24Mar 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

THE recently released crime statistics in South Africa are another reminder how the experience of violence shapes the lives of many women in our society.

23Mar 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

SECURITY forces shooting dead unarmed protesters, arbitrary arrests, detentions, torture, disappearances, harassment and intimidation are some of the reported human rights abuses that have been...

22Mar 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

SOMALI’S President Mohamed Farmaajo has declared the famine ravaging the country a national disaster. There has been little response from the world.

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