Tag Archives: Kenya

A Brief Reflection on Nairobi’s Riverside Attack

by Paul Pryce. With degrees in political science from both sides of the pond, Paul Pryce has previously worked as Senior Research Fellow for the Atlantic Council of Canada’s Canadian Armed Forces program, as a Research Fellow for the OSCE … Continue reading

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An African Arms Race: Full Speed Ahead?

by Paul Pryce. With degrees in political science from both sides of the pond, Paul Pryce has previously worked as Senior Research Fellow for the Atlantic Council of Canada’s Canadian Armed Forces program, as a Research Fellow for the OSCE … Continue reading

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Lies, statistics and why Africa’s poor numbers really matter

By Mandy de Waal / Africa Check (www.africacheck.org), a non-partisan organisation which promotes accuracy in public debate. How trustworthy are Africa’s gross domestic product (GDP) figures? These all-important statistics have taken on a “dangerously misleading air of accuracy”, writes economic … Continue reading

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Kenyan Blitz Eradicates Militant Stronghold

by DAVID AXE By air, land and sea the U.S.-backed Kenyan military has liberated the port of Kismayo, the last major stronghold of the Al Shabab militant group in southern Somalia. Six months after Ugandan and Burundian peacekeepers, also with … Continue reading

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