The writer, a researcher based in Nairobi, previously worked with a South Sudan media strengthening project.
Published in: openSecuritySouth Sudan: ending the bloodletting
The international community has a responsibility to end the bloodletting in South Sudan. And neither of its...
South Sudan: grim legacy of neglect
A power-grab by rebels would come with huge civilian casualties and also set a bad precedent in a country with long...
Kenya poll result reveals deep stress on democratic institutions
The reality is that the entire range of Kenya's democratic institutions is in crisis. The weight of the state was...
Fighting colonialism, delaying democracy: Kenya and the African Union's battle with the ICC
Africa seems united behind the Kenyan government's push to delay International Criminal Court investigations into...
Kenya's new constitution
Overwhelming endorsement for the new constitution could be a major turning point. But only if an ambitious long-term...