Category Archives: Fellow Stories

Anantomy of Kenya’s oldest financial scams – By Ken Opala

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Correlation between bandits and sugar smugglers – By Adow Jubat

On August 3rd this year, Abdullahi Mahat, 34, walked into the Dadaab District armed with an AK 47 gun and several bullets.Security officers…
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How illicit trade in guns, sugar thrives along porous border – By Adow Jubat

Even as the move by Government to close of refugee camps in northern Kenya generates heated debate, reports about smuggling of goods in…
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How KANU Government Sold Airports By Ken Opala

As far as aviation standards go, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is a hub of flying.  Planes take off and land one after the…
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KRA probes multinationals over tax abuse – by Jevans Nyabiage

The Government is tightening the noose around tax leakage. In the finance bill 2012, Finance minister, Njeru Githae gave Kenya Revenue Authority powers…
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Court case changed KRA’s view on transfer pricing – by Jevans Nyabiage

Fourteen years ago, someone at the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)  found out that Unilever was selling its Nairobi-produced Omo washing powder and Close-Up…
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KRA pays price of tax incentives – by Jevans Nyabiage

Every year, Kenya foregoes more than Sh100 billion in tax exemptions in a bid to attract foreign investment. This is despite indications the…
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How Public Servants Gave Away Syokimau – by Ken Opala

They all believed the plots were legitimate. After getting transfers from the Mavoko Town Council as well as approvals from the lands office in…
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About IJ

The AfriCOG Investigative Journalism Fellowship is a competitive fellowship aimed at supporting talented journalists to investigate topical public interest cases that lie within…
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FAIR Website – February 7, 2012 – FAIR member selected for AfriCOG Investigative Journalism Fellowship 2012

The Africa Centre for Open Governance (AfriCOG) congratulates Anthony Nyandiek, Production Manager at Safari Africa Radio; Jevans Miyungu, Business Writer at Standard Media…
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