EVENTS

FCAEA hosts Nairobi launch of ‘The H-Spot’ by …

On 10 July 2017, the Foreign Correspondents’ Association of East Africa hosted a book launch and a panel discussion with Jill Filipovic, author of ‘The H-Spot: The Feminist Pursuit of Happiness’ along with other guests – columnist Valentine Njoroge, Dr Njoki Ngumi of the Nest, and researcher and public intellectual Dr Garnette Oluoch-Olunya – moderated by Zoe Flood, chair of the FCAEA. The well-attended event at Nairobi’s Alchemist Bar started with…

Press Release

South Sudan blocks at least 20 international journalists — FCAEA …

NAIROBI, KENYA — 9th June 2017 The Foreign Correspondents’ Association of East Africa (FCAEA) calls on the Government of South Sudan and its Media Authority to immediately stop blocking professional and experienced international journalists from working in the country. Over the past six months, according to information gathered by the FCAEA, the authorities in South Sudan have banned or barred at least twenty established and reputable members of the international…

EVENTS

FCAEA hosts Raila Odinga for on-record briefing

The Foreign Correspondents’ Association of East Africa hosted former Kenyan prime minister and presidential candidate Raila Odinga for an on-the-record briefing in late May. With some 40 members in attendance and moderated by FCAEA Board member and BBC Africa correspondent Alastair Leithead, we heard from the NASA (National Super Alliance) candidate who has just launched his fourth – and he says last – presidential election campaign. There were great questions and we covered a lot of…