“When I grew up the land was for the community”: Oil troubles in Turkana

Source: Africa Arguments Nick Young Nick Young founded the online and print publications Oil in Uganda (2012) and China Development Brief (1996). Huge oil discoveries in Kenya’s poorest county have so far brought more frustration and tensions than hope. A woman herder in Nakukulas, Turkana county, with a gas flare in the distance. Credit: Nick More...

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By admin On Thursday, July 12th, 2018
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Kenya corruption threatens to engulf government, auditor general says

High-level corruption across all levels of government in Kenya threatens the integrity and basic functioning of the state, the auditor general told Reuters on Thursday. Kenyan media have reported on dozens of graft More...

By admin On Thursday, July 12th, 2018
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Mombasa -Nairobi Pipeline complete – KPC

NAIROBI (Reuters) – A refined products pipeline linking Kenya’s capital Nairobi with the port city of Mombasa is complete and ready for use, state-run Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC) said on Wednesday. The More...

By admin On Friday, June 8th, 2018
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Kenyan Lady Pilots Perish

Lady Pilots that perished in the crash Barbra and Jean. The remains of the 10 passengers including two pilots of the ill fated Cessna 208 plane that crashed while enroute to Nairobi from Kitale have been moved to More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
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Kenya oil production on course after agreement on revenue share

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Kenya will start the small scale export of crude oil from its fields in the far northern county of Turkana in June after an agreement on how to share the revenue, averting delays, the presidency More...

By admin On Friday, March 9th, 2018
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Hope for Kenya as Uhuru Kenyatta & Raila Odinga agree to dialogue

Nairobi Star In a rare show of unity on Friday, President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga told Kenyans they had set their differences aside and would work to unite the public. The two met at Harambee More...

By admin On Friday, March 2nd, 2018
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African SMEs Set to Benefit from USD 74M Guarantee

The African Guarantee Fund for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (AGF) (www.AfricanGuaranteeFund.com) has today entered into a re- guarantee transaction of an amount of up to USD 74 million with GuarantCo (www.GuarantCo.com), More...

By admin On Thursday, February 15th, 2018
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Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Resigns to pave way for reform

AGENCIES Ethiopia’s prime minister says he has submitted his resignation as both prime minister and the chairman of the ruling coalition. Hailemariam Desalegn’s announcement comes amid a political crisis More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 13th, 2018
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We had a dream… 53 years on all we have are memories

East African You can’t deny it. Despite a few bright spots last year, the East African Project is in trouble. In Arusha, we have an East African Community (EAC) secretariat grappling with one of its most difficult More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018
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Young African women turn to coding

More women techies could help close income inequality gap By Fatimatou Sene  At Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Angela Koranteng was an accomplished student with a special dream. At a time More...

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