EACC in Feisty Bid to Curb Graft At Borders

February 24, 2015

The Ethics Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) on Tuesday launched a meticulous review of service delivery systems, policies and procedures and practices of selected points of entry into Kenya. The 30-day exercise is aimed at reviewing various loopholes at the country border points that…

Grazing Routes to Ethnic Bloodshed

February 23, 2015

Limited resources like water and grazing have led to increasingly frequent battles between agriculturalists and nomadic pastoralists. ‎The stench from charred, decaying carcasses – both of people and cattle – was still fresh. The burnt remnants of peoples’ houses were the only…

Swazi King Attacks Lavish Lifestyles

February 23, 2015

King Mswati III of Swaziland has instructed the kingdom’s revenue authority to pursue people who live lavish lifestyles to ensure they are paying their tax. The King, who is sub-Saharan Africa’s last absolute monarch, himself has 13 palaces, a private jet and…