Abdullahi Boru Halakhe


The ugly truth about wildlife conservation in Kenya

Kenya's colonial wildlife conservation system is displacing native pastoralist communities from their historic lands.

Human Rights

The trap of insecurity: Extrajudicial killings in Kenya

Kenya's failed security policies have led to a string of extrajudicial killings in the past decades.


Avoiding the resource curse in Kenya

Could long-standing community grievances impact oil drilling in Kenya?


Is Kenya's heavy-handed response to security threats justifiable?

Extrajudicial killings, rampant corruption and widespread profiling taint Kenya's police forces.


Three scenarios for Kenya's ICC trials

The outcome of the ICC case on the electoral violence in Kenya can have important consequences.


Al-Shabab: Guardians of Somali identity?

What are the reasons behind Al-Shabab survival in Somali politics?