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Pope Francis is on his way to Kenya today (Nov. 25) and the way things have been going in east Africa’s largest economy, they sure could use his prayers.
Last night, president Uhuru Kenyatta announced a cabinet reshuffle, ostensibly in response to a series of corruption allegations that have created a sense of national crisis in the country.
Among the changes he made was the firing of cabinet secretariessuspended earlier in the year for charges of graft. The decision follows aspeech on Monday in which he declared corruption a national security problem. “The bribe accepted by an official can lead to successful terrorist attacks that kill Kenyans,” he said.
The original article can be found at qz.com