Weltanschauung: A Loaded Loanword with Key Lessons for Africa’s Leadership

A Choking Continent Panting for a River of Rejuvenation From its Germanic origin, Weltanschauung (worldview) communicates its original meaning in a compact and effective way. Loanwords are foreign words assimilated wholesome into the English language to maintain their integrity of meaning and impact. Schadenfreude (the pleasure that someone derives from another person's misfortune...

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The World Should Promote Peaceful Coexistence

The wise thing to do is to uphold equality and respect, abandon pride and prejudice, deepe...

Letter to Sudan

Now that the altar of corruption and dictatorship has been brought down, it is time for th...

Weltanschauung: A Loaded Loanword with Key Lessons for Africa’s Leadership

From its Germanic origin, Weltanschauung (worldview) communicates its original meaning in...

2019 Skills Outlook: Thriving in a Digital World

Rapid digitalisation is transforming what people do in their jobs, how and where they work...

Kenya’s Public Debt is Unsustainable and Predatory

This calls for Kenyans to brace for tough economic times in future.

How Asia Can Navigate the Supremacy Contest Between the US and China

The US-China relationship is the most important bilateral relationship in the world. If th...

The Right to a Speedy and Fair Trial: How Refugees and Suspects Get Stuck on Remand in Uganda’s Prisons

RLP routinely visits gazetted detention facilities in and around districts where we have p...

Leadership in the Digital Future: Navigating Uncertainty

CEOs all around the world are less optimistic than they were a year ago about the strength...

Sustainability of Africa’s Food and Agriculture Systems

According to UN FAO, the world in general and Africa in particular is facing unprecedented...

Deepening Exchanges and Mutual Learning Among Civilizations

The world today is moving toward greater multi-polarity, economic globalization and cultur...

Challenges Awaiting Kyle McCarter, New US Ambassador to Kenya

The new ambassador may be the first US diplomat with a better understanding of Kenya’s cul...

Africa Must Nurture the Think Tank Culture

African governments, private sector, and other non-state actors must collaborate with thin...

South African Elections: An Autopsy and Prognosis

This is an autopsy of South Africa’s 6th national elections that have come and gone amidst...

EALA Swears In Tanzania’s Foreign Affairs & EAC Minister as Ex-Officio Member

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Communique of the 2019 Africa Think Tank Summit “Tackling Implementation Challenges for Africa’s Sustainable Development”

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Editorial
Africa Must Nurture the Think Tank Culture

The 2019 Africa Think Tank Summit held in Nairobi, Kenya, provided a unique opportunity for open and comprehensive discussions on a wide range of critical issues in Africa.  It noted the imp...

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The World Should Promote Peaceful Coexistence

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s observation that it is stupid and disastrous for people to think that their race and civilization is superior and insist on remolding or replacing other civili...

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Africa Must Nurture the Think Tank Culture

The 2019 Africa Think Tank Summit held in Nairobi, Kenya, provided a unique opportunity for open and comprehensive discussions on a wide range of crit...

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The World Should Promote Peaceful Coexistence

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s observation that it is stupid and disastrous for people to think that their race and civilization is superior and insis...

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Letters to Editor
Kenya’s Public Debt is Unsustainable and Predatory

Hon Raila Odinga and President Uhuru Kenyatta recently visited Beijing to seek a Sh368 billion loan for the extension of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) from Naivasha to Kisumu and the revi...

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Letter to Sudan

Dear brethren in Sudan, After the unprecedented fall of your long time despot, Omar Bashir, Sudan has added another feather to its cap. For, it becomes the first country on earth to have...

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Kenya’s Public Debt is Unsustainable and Predatory

Hon Raila Odinga and President Uhuru Kenyatta recently visited Beijing to seek a Sh368 billion loan for the extension of the Standard Gauge Railway (S...

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Letter to Sudan

Dear brethren in Sudan, After the unprecedented fall of your long time despot, Omar Bashir, Sudan has added another feather to its cap. For, it bec...

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Perspectives
Ramaphosa’s Influence in South Africa Polls

Barring the complaints by about 25 political parties that the 2019 elections was not free and fair. It is pointless and petty for the ANC Secretary General Ace Magashule to pooh-pooh the fac...

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Sustainability of Africa’s Food and Agriculture Systems

According to UN FAO, the world in general and Africa in particular is facing unprecedented challenges that affect the sustainability of our food and agriculture systems from an ever-increasi...

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Ramaphosa’s Influence in South Africa Polls

Barring the complaints by about 25 political parties that the 2019 elections was not free and fair. It is pointless and petty for the ANC Secretary Ge...

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Sustainability of Africa’s Food and Agriculture Sy...

According to UN FAO, the world in general and Africa in particular is facing unprecedented challenges that affect the sustainability of our food and a...

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Regions
Deepening Exchanges and Mutual Learning Among Civilizations

The world today is moving toward greater multi-polarity, economic globalization and cultural diversity, and is becoming increasingly information-oriented. All this points to promising prospe...

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How Asia Can Navigate the Supremacy Contest Between the US and China

The US-China relationship is the most important bilateral relationship in the world. If the rivalry becomes toxic, it will disrupt Asia’s path to prosperity and peace. This will be the focus...

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Deepening Exchanges and Mutual Learning Among Civi...

The world today is moving toward greater multi-polarity, economic globalization and cultural diversity, and is becoming increasingly information-orien...

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How Asia Can Navigate the Supremacy Contest Betwee...

The US-China relationship is the most important bilateral relationship in the world. If the rivalry becomes toxic, it will disrupt Asia’s path to pros...

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