Martha Koome and Nestor Kayobera
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From Nairobi to Dar, media struggle

Chief Justice and President of Supreme Court Martha Koome receives and East Africa flag from the President of the East African Court of Justice Nestor Kayobera during a strategic plan validation meeting in Nairobi on July 21, 2021. 

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What you need to know:

  • Kenya has been considered the most free media market in East Africa for the past 25 years. To the south, Tanzania less so, with the period of President John Magufuli’s rule, which ended with his death in March 2021, having been unusually bleak.