Author

 
Charles Onyango-Obbo
Ebola sparks alacrity in torpid states
Ebola sparks alacrity in torpid states
The current outbreak of Ebola – the deadliest on record – is achieving a level of regional co-ordination rarely seen in Africa, ranging from...
Africa's disdain for Mzansi is unwarranted
Africa's disdain for Mzansi is unwarranted
When you follow events in South Africa from the equator, they don't look rosy at all.
Somalia's invaders will be routed
Somalia's invaders will be routed
Nearly 15 years ago the United States sent troops to Somalia to "restore order".
Africa needs a Nobel Prize in science
Africa needs a Nobel Prize in science
When the announcement came that Kenyan assistant environment minister Wangari Maathai had won the Nobel Peace Prize, I was in far off lands. At a...