Abiy Ahmed is repeating the barbaric bombardments of Tigray as his like-minded predecessors.
The gubernatorial contest in Kisii County to succeed Governor James Ongwae, in 2022 will attract candidates from 5 out of the 6 clans in the region. Except Bonchari, Bobasi, Bomachoge, Bogirango, Bogetutu, and Nyaribari may have a candidate
Economic policies need to fashion people over profits.
Currently in Kenya, the political divorce involving the UhuRuto marriage is being talked about prominently because of its effects and impacts on the politics of the country. It’s now an open secret that the two Kenyan politicians, President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy, William Ruto, no longer see eye to eye or enjoy their bromance-cum-dalliance. […]
The Jubilee-KANU post-election coalition agreement should be interpreted as Uhuru Kenyatta’s uncanny political ‘theory’ in determining who succeeds him in 2022. However, this political deal does not qualify Uhuru Kenyatta as a political maverick but as a circumstantial political nanny attempting to replay Daniel Moi’s political script then christened as Project Uhuru. Background to the Post-Election […]
Having interacted closely with former Prime Minister Raila Odinga, I’m glad to state that Jakom, as he is popularly known, lives and dines as a democrat. He projects himself as a smart soccer coach who guides his team to use their skills to score goals. For Raila, it doesn’t matter if the ideas you have […]
Friday the 17th of January this year will mark the 59th anniversary of the assassination by the US, Britain and Belgian governments of Patrice Lumumba, the first democratically elected leader of Congo, now known as the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). His two top aides, Joseph Okito and Maurice Mpolo were also killed. Career criminals and mafia […]
Analysts are surprised over the failure of US President Donald Trump in responding with a military strike to the downing of an American drone by Iran. Perhaps, they are even more surprised when Trump revealed to the press that he had abruptly canceled the attack10 minutes before the launch. Iran’s claim of it showing wisdom […]
When we examine the troubles that cripple the establishment of a strong and viable governance system in Somalia, there is an issue, that’s constantly overlooked or undermined. You will hardly find this as a topic of discussion in an intellectual or political level. I am referring to lack of continuity in government offices. Throughout the […]
I welcome this opportunity to share my views on the importance of peaceful coexistence and religious tolerance with this distinguished audience. Despite continuing conflicts in several parts of the world there is good reason to believe that mankind’s age-old search for peace is at last beginning to achieve some success. Indeed, according to Steven Pinker […]