Electoral debts: party weakness and some enduring dynamics in Kenyan politics

Justin Willis and Gabrielle Lynch There is in the Kenya National Archives a file of correspondence to and from the office of Jomo Kenyatta, the president, concerning the Kenya African National Union (KANU). With material from late 1964 to 1966, the file makes curious reading. This was a party that had won the pre-independence elections, […]

Sudan Archive Visiting Library Fellowship

Applications are welcomed from doctoral students studying Sudan, South Sudan, or the wider East Africa region, whose research would be significantly supported by two months’ study of materials held in the Sudan Archive at Durham University. The Fellowship will commence in April 2018. The Sudan Archive was founded in 1957, the year after Sudanese independence, […]