How many people—Ethiopians and Eritreans—must die before the international community stops “expressing concern” and raises its voice and all means necessary to live up to its promise of “never again?”
There are realities we need to address before we stand up and take on others who do the same things we do. What transpired recently in the US where racist police are known for systemic brutalities against African Americans speaks volumes. Right from the outset, I argue that we must put our house in order […]
The Covid-19 preventive measures have seen businesses such as restaurants and public transport shut down and free movement curtailed
Thousands of irregular migrants stranded in various countries are facing grave risks to their lives.
There is no absolute enmity in politics except permanent interests based on individual ambitions. This is the reason why many political leaders could loathe each but are still able to mend fences to safeguard self-interests or the collective good. Despite the turbulence Deputy President William Samoei Ruto is going through in the Jubilee government, there […]
It is possible to understand Turkey’s determination to bring her relations with Africa at the highest level possible by looking at the figures. We increased the number of our Embassies in Africa to 42, from 12 in 2002. The number of African Embassies in Ankara increased from 10 at the beginning of 2008 to 36 […]
As human beings, there are things we take for granted, from going to work, visiting someone or just taking a stroll. We wake up and go to bed without paying any attention to the significance of things we trivialise in our lives and wellbeing at whatever level and magnitude. This is because we’ve been doing […]
The globe has passed through humanly engineered and natural viral weaves, that have resulted in 50 million plus death tolls in total. At least — in 1889: the Russian Flu killed 360 thousand people in North America and Africa. In 1918: the Spanish Flu killed 50 million and in 1957: the Asian flu extirpated 1.1 […]
Global economic prospects remain subdued. GDP growth has slowed, trade and investment growth remains weak, and policy uncertainty has declined but is still elevated and is among the main factors of concern for firms around the world. In our latest Outlook released in November, we projected global growth to remain below or around 3% for […]
It’s sickening that our country degenerated to such a stage that people are living from hand to mouth.