Kenya (Vol 12, 2015)
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Dominant issues in 2015 were corruption, devolution and insecurity. Spiralling corruption was fuelled by the internal dynamics of the Jubilee Alliance government, and by the devolution of power to 47 new county governments – the latter providing new opportunities and incentives for graft. This crisis was a source of popular frustration and anger. It also …

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Lynch, Gabrielle, “Kenya (Vol 12, 2015)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 22 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2015_COM_0035>
First published online: 2016



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