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Being ostriches will not save our democracies

14 days ago, 13:17

By: Muthoni Wanyeki

Another year is over. The trajectory for Kenya and its neighbours is not good. Yes, the government of Somalia is reassuming the responsibilities of a state, including, most recently, control of its airspace. The African Union Mission in Somalia is winding down, even as “targeted” (American) drone attacks on Al Shabaab increase. But neither move seems to have affected Al Shabaab’s ability to execute its attacks. A couple of weeks ago, they detonated a bomb in the capital’s police academy. Ethiopi ...
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@TheEastAfrican

Being ostriches will not save our democracies

14 days ago, 13:17

By: Muthoni Wanyeki
Another year is over. The trajectory for Kenya and its neighbours is not good. Yes, the government of Somalia is reassuming the responsibilities of a state, including, most recently, control of its airspace. The African Union Mission in Somalia is winding down, even as “targeted” (American) drone attacks on Al Shabaab increase. But neither move seems to have affected Al Shabaab’s ability to execute its attacks. A couple of weeks ago, they detonated a bomb in the capital’s police academy. Ethiopi ...
Read More

Category: topnews news oped opinion

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Kihalang’wa said the system was down but has since been running. ...

Category: topnews news
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Sheikh Gorsa to remain in custody for 30 days in terror probe

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