Ruto said nearly two-thirds of the taxes collected were being used to pay the country's debts. Are his figures sound?
Checking the BBC's claims about Buhari’s poor economic legacy in Nigeria – and new president Tinubu’s headache
A series of reports published by the influential UK public broadcaster made several claims about Nigeria's economy. We checked some of them.
Did Kenya's debt quadruple under Uhuru Kenyatta, and did his government borrow more than KSh4 trillion in its last term?
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An article in the Africa edition of the Conversation tackled Kenya’s revenue crisis. But it wasn’t entirely on the money.
Has Nigeria’s debt profile increased by N4 trillion in just six years? That’s the claim by BizWatchNigeria. And it’s not true.
We put four of Raila Odinga’s claims under the microscope.
Nigerian online publication botches Kenya’s China debt numbers, but is right about port seizure warning
What’s Kenya’s external debt and how much does it owe China?
There are concerns about Nigeria’s rising debt and especially that owed to China. In this factsheet, we look at the numbers.
A pan-African magazine gave eye-raising numbers about how much Nairobi owes Beijing. Not all of them added up, however.