Impunity, Not Tribalism, Is Our Problem

Tribalism has largely never been a threat to the Kenyan republic. On the contrary, systemic impunity especially in the public sector represents the greatest threat to nationhood. Since independence, the inability of political regimes to crackdown on acts of impunity like corruption has greatly contributed to lawlessness. Actually, this lawless passion by the power elite (who are the politicians and the technocracy) has principally contributed to the disdain for nationhood ...
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Forget swearing-in, US tells Raila

The United States government has urged opposition leader Raila Odinga to call off his swearing-in ceremony slated for Tuesday, December 12, and work within the Constitution to pursue reforms. In a statement issued by its Embassy in Kenya, the US once again called for immediate and transparent dialogue to resolve the political divisions that have threatened to plunge the country into a crisis. “The United States urges opposition leaders to ...
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Chief Justice David Maraga Among the top 100 most influential Africans,

Chief Justice David Maraga and TV host Julie Gichuru are among the top 100 most influential Africans, The New African Magazine has revealed. The New African Magazine announced its top 100 most influential Africans of 2017 and Kenya has taken at least 10 slots, with a representation in most of the listed categories. CJ Maraga, who made a landmark ruling in September by nullifying the August 8 presidential election has ...
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What will be President Uhuru Kenyatta’s legacy?

President Uhuru Kenyatta scores highly as an affable person who mingles freely with the lowly in society. He has demystified the presidency; making himself accessible to Kenyans from all walks of life. The question many Kenyans have been asking is this: What shall President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto pass to the next generation? Deputy President Ruto just like Uhuru, is an amiable person. He is easily approachable ...
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Hon Mbadi and Junet Mohammed Named As NASA Leaders in Parliament

NASA has finally submitted its House leadership members to National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi for approval. The delay has been attributed to unending wrangles between ODM, Wiper, ANC and Ford Kenya on how to share the slots. Suba South MP John Mbadi will be the Minority Leader while Suna East MP Junet Mohammed will be the Whip. Both Mbadi and Junet are from Raila Odinga’s ODM. The nomination of Hon ...
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