Tag: presidents

The Kenyatta Family Wealth Structure

The Kenyatta Family windfall came from the first President of the Republic of Kenya,  Jomo Kenyatta. Much has been written about how the initial wealth was “acquired”, but of greater importance is how the wealth has been maintained, distributed and expanded. Notable of the first family are the branch from Mama Ngina Kenyatta. However, from piecing ...

Most Bizarre Things Banned by African Dictators

By Owaahh and Chris Orwa Equatorial Guinea The Central African nation has the largest share of irrational decisions made by Presidents.  When the country was hit by a fuel crisis 1973, the revered despot Francisco Macias Nguema had an ingenious solution. A descendant of a witch-doctor, he banned workers from the Malabo city power plant ...