The Elephant in conversation with Waikwa Wanyoike, founding Executive Director of the Katiba Institute - Kenya's leading public interest litigation organisation. Currently, he is Director of Strategic Litigation at the Open Society Foundation in London.
The 2017 electoral period may have ended, but the bitter undertones of tribalism still swim beneath the skin of millions, in a country that is, let's face it, deeply divided.
The Corona Café discusses social inequality in our society and how the COVID-19 crisis in Kenya has revealed the fragility and inequity our social and political system's in remedying this. Panelists, Dr Wangui Kimari, Mr Abubakar Zain, Moderator. Mshai Mwangola.
The Elephant in conversation with Ngala Chome - a writer, scholar and a Doctoral Candidate at the History Department, Durham University.
Dr Wandia Njoya in conversation with Prof. Lewis Ricardo Gordon an American philosopher. He has written particularly extensively on Africana and black existentialism, postcolonial phenomenology, race and racism, and on the works and thought of W. E. B. Du Bois and Frantz Fanon. His most recent book is titled What Fanon Said: A Philosophical Introduction To His Life And Thought.
The Elephant in conversation with Mwalimu Mutemi wa Kiama, an activist, social and political commentator and founder of the grassroots organisation The Wanjiku Revolution.
Aly-Khan Satchu and Julian Rowa unpack the various facets of the economic meltdown Kenya is in that has been accelerated by the Coronavirus pandemic leaving the Government with no fiscal flex room. And yet a policy-making crisis of imagination is also apparent - the 2020 budget was identical to the 2019 one as if nothing is happening.
The Elephant in conversation with Dr Joy Mueni Kiiru, Economist and Senior Lecturer at the School of Economics, University of Nairobi on the effects of COVID-19 on the economy and the academy.
The Elephant in conversation with Fr Gabriel Dolan, a catholic priest, social commentator, writer and social justice advocate based in Mombasa, Kenya.
The Corona Café discusses the public healthcare system and its response to the COVID-19 situation in Kenya and challenges us to think critically beyond the crisis in order to put in place a robust healthcare system that will serve Kenyans well into the future. Panellists, Dr. Richard Ayah, Dr. Nelly Bosire, Dr. Eric Masese Moderator. Mshai Mwangola