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Is nationalisation the answer for troubled airline Kenya Airways?

Kenya's parliament voted to nationalise the country's main airline Kenya Airways to save it from mounting debts. The loss-making airline, which is 48.9 per cent government-owned and 7.8 per cent held by Air France-KLM, has been struggling to return to profitability and growth but is this the best long term solution for the struggling carrier? Tony Payne, Partner at DLA Piper joins CNBC Africa for more.

COVID-19: Has Africa’s aviation industry reached the end of the runway?

With massive grounding of airline fleet happening, the aviation sector has been one of those most hit by the COVID-19 pandemic but as we try to look at life after, is it possible for business to go back to the usual? Tony Payne, Aviation lawyer and Partner at DLA Piper joins CNBC Africa for more.

What’s next for Brexit as Britain heads to the polls?

Today was meant to mark the day that Britain was due to depart from the European Union. But instead the fate of Britain’s departure will be decided in an election taking place in December.