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ASANTE YA PUNDA NI MATEKE.

By Tonney A.

Why would someone choose to deliberately lose that precious thing she once fought for? do you need to spit a juicy morsel placed into your mouth by good fortune? 212 more words

Politics

YOUTHS: THE KENYAN CHANGE-MAKERS.

By Navin John A leading youth activist and columnist

What next? I ask myself as the breeze blowing from the lake sweeps around. The sun is setting and an orange ball slowly sinks and disappears beyond the lake. 483 more words

Youth Empowerment

A WAR ON CORRUPTION OR A POLITICAL WITCH-HUNT?

By Navin John

“We are going to deal with corruption and no one will be spared,” said the president in one of the functions he attended as the NYS 2 scandal hit the headlines once again. 387 more words

Politics

THEY ARE DERAILING MY AMBITIONS.

By Tonney Abiero -A political commentator

He is the deputy president of a place. Let’s call it “Zimbabwe”. He is Mr. Clean. “Hustler” likes to stay on the right side of history. 147 more words

Politics

David Ndii on the Kenyatta-Odinga "Handshake" and what it means for Kenyan politics going forward

Ndii contends that “whatever comes out this … will not be transformational.” It is merely a “containment.”

Ndii also concedes that it’s impossible to work around ethnicity as the primary basis of organizing Kenyan politics. 8 more words

Africa

Corruption is the greatest impediment to our country’s competitiveness. Public officers demand ‘facilitation fee’ to execute the duties we employ them to do, and well-connected Kenyans evade taxes, and, through the rampant procurement fraud, when they inflate the cost of goods or services they offer when doing business with the government. 1,728 more words

Social Issues

Book review: The Wizard of The Crow; a satirical analogy for Kenyan Politics.

I’m embarrassed to admit that I only discovered Ngugi wa Thiongo as late as last year. However, let my saving grace be that I picked ‘The Wizard of the Crow’ as my first book.    512 more words