Tag: Kenyan government

Here’s how the Kenyan govt. is helping its youth weather the COVID-19 crisis

The Kenyan government has rolled out short term and long term interventions to cushion the vulnerable members of the society, and to also to renovate the country’s economy. CNBC Afica spoke to Youth Champion, Vincent Aketch, for more.

How safe is Kenya after the recent Nairobi terror attack

Following the terrorist attack in Nairobi on Tuesday this week, global risk consultancy Verisk Maplecroft’s sub-national analysis for 2019-Q1 ranked the Kenyan capital at higher risk than the average terrorism risk score for East African capitals. The analysis further indicates that such one-off attacks will embarrass the Kenyan government but will not jeopardize its stability. Ed Hobey-Hamsher, Senior Africa Analyst at Verisk Maplecroft joins CNBC Africa to break down these findings.