For today’s episode, Esty speaks with Jacob Kushner, an investigative journalist currently reporting from Nairobi, about African and Afro-Caribbean politics. Jacob Kushner is an investigative journalist with experience in East/Central Africa and the Caribbean. He holds degrees in journalism and Latin American studies from the University of Wisconsin–Madison and a master’s degree in political journalism […]
The Kenyan port of Mombasa is the starting point for much of the freight in East Africa and about 90 percent of goods distributed through the region are transported by road. Known as the “Northern Corridor,” the main route stretches from the Mombasa port to Kigali, Rwanda and is the place that much of the […]
Why were 147 Kenyan college students murdered last week? Who is responsible for the attack? How is Kenya responding to this tragedy? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
8 O’Clock Buzz host Jan Miyasaki interviews Abdi Ismail Samatar, Professor at the University of Minnesota, Research Fellow at the University of Pretoria and member of the African Academy of Science. They talk about the roots of Al-Shabaab in Kenya and Somalia.