The whole of eastern Africa is in a flux

Workers at the site of Ngamia well. Counties where oil will be extracted are the biggest beneficiaries in the sharing of revenues coming out of the resource. FILE |

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  • Infrastructure development and exploitation of new natural resources are pushing the axis of the economy northwards. One of the big questions facing the country as it looks ahead to the next half century of independence is how politics and politicians will adjust to this new reality

Anniversaries make us reflect on our past. In this of all years, the temptation to look back on the highs and lows of nationhood is almost overwhelming.

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