Kenya: Back From the Brink?

Kenya’s post election crisis has highlighted the serious risks of mobilising political support on ethnic lines. Mediation efforts may now provide the impetus to find a better way of managing democratic competition than the country’s familiar brand of ethnically divisive patronage politics. But more is at stake, African leaders will be judged on their commitment to be their brother’s keeper in times of crisis.

The World Today Published 1 March 2008 Updated 15 October 2020 4 minute READ

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