Political Risk and Investment in EA: An Expose of Violent Tax Protests and Political Risk on Trade and Investment in East Africa

In our previous brief on Tax and Fiscal governance in East Africa, we observed that with dwindling foreign aid, it appears the governments in East Africa have resorted to squeezing everywhere to raise some dime.  We cautioned that Taxation may be good however, when the extremes are beyond reasonableness, governments are bound to break their break the back of the economies they aspire to...

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Food Security and Financial Sustainability in Africa: The Role of the Church

The starting point for food and agriculture was in the Garden of Eden.

Geopolitics and its Impact on Global Trade and the Dollar

Global economic ties are changing in ways we have not seen since the end of the Cold War.

Kenya: Genz Protests Call for Economic Overhaul

At the helm of Kenya’s economy are three neoclassical economists.

AI and Machine Distribution – Don’t Fall for the Hype

The adoption of AI in the equipment and heavy machinery industries remains in its infancy....

3 Sectors Poised for Boost as Odds of Trump Victory Rise

With market analysts increasingly pricing in the likelihood of a Donald Trump victory in t...

Reflections on a Kenyan X Space on the GenZ Revolution

We must admit that the youth despair arising from socio-economic pressures in Kenya has jo...

Sixty-Fifth (65th) Ordinary Session of The Authority of Heads of State and Government

1. The Authority of Heads of State and Government of the Economic Community of West Africa...

Harnessing Youth Power: A Path to Revolutionizing Governance in East Africa

In recent years, there has been a notable shift towards harnessing the power of the youth...

TotalEnergies' Commitment to Local Content: A Key Driver of Economic Growth in Africa

TotalEnergies aims to drive long-term and sustainable growth in Africa

Unveiling the Top Risks and Opportunities in the TMT Sector

In an era where the technology, media, and telecommunications (TMT) sector is rapidly evol...

Restoring Integrity in Tertiary Institutions in The Fight Against Corruption

American reality TV host, Oprah Winfrey, says "Real integrity is doing the right thing, kn...

Factors to Consider When Using Generative AI In Low-Code Platforms

Business growth worldwide is increasingly being influenced by data-driven innovation.

Utilising Decision Models to Harmonise GenZs and Policymaker Views in Kenya

Political temperatures in Kenya should allow for rational and clear-headed decision scienc...

Is The Law of Supply and Demand a Just Law?

There are assumptions and practices in our economic model which are so ingrained in our re...

Gen Z Demonstrations in Kenya: A Historical Perspective

It does not matter which side of the political spectrum where one belongs to, there will b...

Editorial
The Sahel Imbroglio: What Should Africa Do?

The Sahel region has become the epicenter of terrorism, accounting for more deaths from terrorism in 2022 than South Asia and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) combined, according to T...

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Media Forum: The Future of the United Nations in a Multipolar World

The 21st IREN East Africa Media Forum April 25 – 26, 2024 Nairobi, Kenya Theme: Adapting to Power Shifts: The Future of the United Nations in a Multipolar World Inter Region Econ...

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The Sahel Imbroglio: What Should Africa Do?

The Sahel region has become the epicenter of terrorism, accounting for more deaths from terrorism in 2022 than South Asia and the Middle East and Nort...

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Media Forum: The Future of the United Nations in a...

The 21st IREN East Africa Media Forum April 25 – 26, 2024 Nairobi, Kenya Theme: Adapting to Power Shifts: The Future of the United Nations in...

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Letters to Editor
3 Sectors Poised for Boost as Odds of Trump Victory Rise

With market analysts increasingly pricing in the likelihood of a Donald Trump victory in the US presidential election, investors are eyeing three specific sectors expected to benefit from hi...

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Kenya: Genz Protests Call for Economic Overhaul

The organization, coordination, and mobilization of the GenZ protests in Kenya through technology and social media have surprised everyone. Alicida Honwana in a Ted talk outlines different y...

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3 Sectors Poised for Boost as Odds of Trump Victor...

With market analysts increasingly pricing in the likelihood of a Donald Trump victory in the US presidential election, investors are eyeing three spec...

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Kenya: Genz Protests Call for Economic Overhaul

The organization, coordination, and mobilization of the GenZ protests in Kenya through technology and social media have surprised everyone. Alicida Ho...

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Perspectives
Reflections on a Kenyan X Space on the GenZ Revolution

Prof. Kibwana cited a poignant example of a Kenyan youth who was contemplating suicide due to unemployment and saw a welcome opportunity for “aided suicide” by joining the ongoing GenZ prote...

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Food Security and Financial Sustainability in Africa: The Role of the Church

The starting point for food and agriculture was in the Garden of Eden. When God created Adam and Eve, he gave them all they needed to thrive. They lacked no food. They had a beautiful garden...

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Reflections on a Kenyan X Space on the GenZ Revolu...

Prof. Kibwana cited a poignant example of a Kenyan youth who was contemplating suicide due to unemployment and saw a welcome opportunity for “aided su...

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Food Security and Financial Sustainability in Afri...

The starting point for food and agriculture was in the Garden of Eden. When God created Adam and Eve, he gave them all they needed to thrive. They lac...

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Regions
AI and Machine Distribution – Don’t Fall for the Hype

The adoption of AI in the equipment and heavy machinery industries remains in its infancy. But it’s coming – and although currently shrouded in hype, the future benefits to business performa...

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Geopolitics and its Impact on Global Trade and the Dollar

Global economic ties are changing in ways we have not seen since the end of the Cold War. After years of shocks—including the COVID-19 pandemic and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine—countries...

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AI and Machine Distribution – Don’t Fall for the H...

The adoption of AI in the equipment and heavy machinery industries remains in its infancy. But it’s coming – and although currently shrouded in hype,...

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Geopolitics and its Impact on Global Trade and the...

Global economic ties are changing in ways we have not seen since the end of the Cold War. After years of shocks—including the COVID-19 pandemic and...

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African Perceptions of the Eur...