Obama visits Kenya and Ethiopia. What’s on his agenda

As US President Barack Obama visits Kenya and Ethiopia the usual topics are on the table: trade and investment, security and counter-terrorism, and democracy and human rights. From your point of view, what should be Obama’s focus, what countries like Kenya or Ethiopia need from the US? Read few comments.

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Kenya’s economy and development aid

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Oil exploration in Turkana Water Project in Turkana, Kenya. is supported also by Slovakia via development aid. Credit: Andrej Matisak

Oil exploration in Turkana Water Project in Turkana, Kenya. is supported also by Slovakia via development aid. Credit: Andrej Matisak

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Another horrible attack by al-Shabaab. But how strong is this group nowadays?

Al-Shabab militants attacked dormitories at Garissa University College in northeastern Kenya killing 147 people, mainly students. Al-Shabaab has showed that they are still capable of preparing really horrible attack on the soft target. But how strong do you find al-Shabaab, many people argue that al-Shabaab is in decline, do you agree or not, and why? Read few comments.

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Kenya’s oil curse?

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Oil exploration in Turkana, Kenya. Credit: Andrej Matisak

Oil exploration in Turkana, Kenya. Credit: Andrej Matisak

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Kenya versus terrorism

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Nairobi attack: Any strategic importance for Al-Shabaab?

Read few comment as Al-Shabaab claimed responsibility for the attack in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Kenya: He is indicted by the ICC but Uhuru Kenyatta wins presidency

If Uhuru Kenyatta will be definitely confirmed as Kenya’s new President what kind of reaction do you expect from the West, the EU, the US? What should they do in your opinion? On one hand Kenyatta was indicted by the ICC but on the other hand he will be the democratically elected head of state and he still was not convicted.

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