Category Archives: Politics

As China’s Investment Strategies Shift, African Partners Face Risks

When the China-financed Nairobi-Mombasa Railway opened in May 2017, it became Kenya’s largest infrastructure project and a high-profile achievement for President Uhuru Kenyatta ahead of his successful bid for re-election.

The 440-kilometer line cuts travel …

As China’s Investment Strategies Shift, African Partners Face Risks

When the China-financed Nairobi-Mombasa Railway opened in May 2017, it became Kenya’s largest infrastructure project and a high-profile achievement for President Uhuru Kenyatta ahead of his successful bid for re-election.

The 440-kilometer line cuts travel …

Cameroon’s Biya To Seek Another Term

Cameroon’s long-time president, Paul Biya, has announced he will run for another term, aiming to extend his 36 year rule.

Biya, 85, said on Twitter Friday that he will stand as a candidate in the …

Kenya Looks to Boost Black Rhino Population

NAIROBI � Wildlife authorities in Kenya have opened a new sanctuary for black rhinos in Tsavo East National Park. Black rhinos have fared better than other rhino species in recent years, but remain threatened by …

Free State Provincial Government celebrates Mandela Day in Clarens

As part of the centenary celebration of Former President Nelson Mandela who would have turned 100 years on 18 July 2018 had he still lived, the Free State Provincial Government (FSPG) will celebrate this year’s …