Kenya's silver lining lies in the full integration of East Africa
Are we in a crisis? The intricate web of the socio-economic challenges that we are facing today leaves us no room to answer the question any other way but in the affirmative.
By 1 month ago
Kenya's silver lining lies in the full integration of East Africa
Use movies to change Kenya and Africa's global perceptions
Economic potential through massive job creation and billions in revenue can only be imagined.
By 1 month ago
Use movies to change Kenya and Africa's global perceptions
We must bring back character in politics for Kenya to prosper
A time has to come elect leaders in spirit and in truth of our most fundamental values. Leadership based on character.
By 1 month ago
We must bring back character in politics for Kenya to prosper
Ruto's steady hands steering Kenya toward progress, stability
Every single initiative by the government has received nothing but bullish outrage with absolutely no alternatives.
By 2 months ago
Ruto's steady hands steering Kenya toward progress, stability
Nyanza has suffered enough; it's time to chart a new path
Popularly known as the grandchildren of Ramogi (nyikwa Ramogi Ajwan’g), may have to engage in political open-heart surgery or else the region will lose its lustre and identity forever.
By 2 months ago
Nyanza has suffered enough; it's time to chart a new path
Ruto will ultimately bring down cost of living; let's give him time
When President Theodore Roosevelt talked about the man in the arena, he possibly had President William Ruto in mind.
By 2 months ago
Ruto will ultimately bring down cost of living; let's give him time
Kenya's political missteps and pathway to a better future
A country is as good as the institutions it erects and the leadership it bequeaths itself.
By 2 months ago
Kenya's political missteps and pathway to a better future
Bomas team did their job, it's our role to perfect the nation
Ours is an imperfect and unfinished society. May we always come together to finish that task of perfecting it.
By 2 months ago
Bomas team did their job, it's our role to perfect the nation
EAC integration a silver lining for Kenya, will boost economy
When public policy does not encourage the productive capacity of citizens then you know you are staring at a polity that is headed into an abyss.
By 3 months ago
EAC integration a silver lining for Kenya, will boost economy
Let's stop our dependence on imports, reinvest in production
With diminished production, we became largely dependent on exports, including fish from China. This then increasingly saw the dollar nosedive against the shilling.
By 3 months ago
Let's stop our dependence on imports, reinvest in production
Our economy is in turbulence, but the future looks bright
I know we didn’t elect an angel to the office of president. As such we must extend to him some grace as both sides of the political divide gives the president the headroom to deliver.
By 3 months ago
Our economy is in turbulence, but the future looks bright
Africa should free itself from the yoke of neo-colonialism
Those personality fights took us to 2022 elections with its ugly post-election fallout that we are still trying to apply a salve on through the National dialogue.
By 3 months ago
Africa should free itself from the yoke of neo-colonialism
Do not turn our political parties into special purpose vehicles
When the history of Jubilee is written, at least a footnote will be reserved for Sabina Chege, either for being too ambitious or too innocent to be the person who helped snuff life out of the party.
By 4 months ago
Do not turn our political parties into special purpose vehicles
'It's our turn to eat' mentality an existential threat to Kenya
We must rededicate ourselves to an anti-graft crusade that has no regard to political affiliation. We must come together as Kenyans and forge an ecumenism to rekindle the soul of the nation.
By 4 months ago
'It's our turn to eat' mentality an existential threat to Kenya
Only change of mindset can free citizens from political bondage
Media reports that the committee is yet to find a middle ground on the reconstitution of the IEBC is a pointer that Bomas as presently constituted is the big boys club for the big boys’ interests.
By 4 months ago
Only change of mindset can free citizens from political bondage
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It will be hard for Raila to rally Luo Nyanza behind him in 2027
If Baba does not run, it will be an interesting election because the Luo Nyanza constituency will ask itself, "Where do we go from here?’’
By 4 months ago
It will be hard for Raila to rally Luo Nyanza behind him in 2027
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Hustlers yet to reap from their investment in Kenya Kwanza
How else do you explain the reinstatement of Uhuru-era policies that we all knew lacked imagination and will to extend a hand up to those left out and left behind?
By 5 months ago
Hustlers yet to reap from their investment in Kenya Kwanza
Kenyans watching closely how State will deal with fuel prices
Taxes, prices of basic commodities and petroleum products have all been on steroids while incomes have remained stagnant, thereby occasioning loss of purchasing power.
By 5 months ago
Kenyans watching closely how State will deal with fuel prices
Fragmenting counties will bolster ethnic nationalism
A disproportionate chunk of revenue remains at the centre. Devolving resources and power must never be misconstrued as a tool to heighten ethnic and tribal differences.
By 5 months ago
Fragmenting counties will bolster ethnic nationalism
Just energy transition key to accelerating green growth
African countries, in particular, must find innovative ways of fostering economic growth and development while jealously guarding against natural resource depletion.
By 5 months ago
Just energy transition key to accelerating green growth
Give the youth reason to believe they are part of change process
The Kenyan youth has received enough flak on account that they did not participate in the last general elections.
By 6 months ago
Give the youth reason to believe they are part of change process
Electric vehicles key in Africa's fight against climate change
Africa must prioritise mass introduction of electric transportation infrastructure and energy storage, coupled with greater usage of technologies to improve energy efficiency.
By 6 months ago
Electric vehicles key in Africa's fight against climate change
Raila lost, Ruto won; let them talk and end their differences
There was complacency among many Azimio fanatics and the deep state illusion became a poisoned chalice rather than a boon to the coalition.
By 6 months ago
Raila lost, Ruto won; let them talk and end their differences
Let your choices help to build, not to destroy our motherland
The future of our country is in our hands. We must jealously guard that future with all we have got. I reject as false, the narrative that government has all the solutions.
By 6 months ago
Let your choices help to build, not to destroy our motherland
Three sins we must purge from our national psyche to prosper
But a time of reckoning has come. We must confront all the sins we have either committed or tolerated in the course of our nation building.
By 7 months ago
Three sins we must purge from our national psyche to prosper
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Two decades of bad choices to blame for current predicament
The choices we have made in the past 20 years have brought us to this grinding gridlock of insensitive politics. We killed the constitution-making process that helped end Kanu’s 40-year stranglehold.
By 7 months ago
Two decades of bad choices to blame for current predicament
Mr President, this is what we expect from your government
Ruto, your hustler narrative won so many hearts on the campaign trail. It appeared that finally, there is a government that is going to reward honest work. But that hope was quickly dashed.
By 7 months ago
Mr President, this is what we expect from your government
Let's not tear our country apart due to politics, economic woes
We cannot fight poverty and meaningfully enact programmes of social uplift if we remain a country where everyone is at war with everyone.
By 7 months ago
Let's not tear our country apart due to politics, economic woes
Ruto is right; time has come for Africa to chart its own course
Foreign leaders have come to the continent with their prescriptions to African problems while turning a blind eye to the mistreatment that Africa has suffered in the hands of the West.
By 7 months ago
Ruto is right; time has come for Africa to chart its own course
Kenya's silver lining lies in the full integration of East Africa
Are we in a crisis? The intricate web of the socio-economic challenges that we are facing today leaves us no room to answer the question any other way but in the affirmative.
By 1 month ago
Kenya's silver lining lies in the full integration of East Africa
Use movies to change Kenya and Africa's global perceptions
Economic potential through massive job creation and billions in revenue can only be imagined.
By 1 month ago
Use movies to change Kenya and Africa's global perceptions
We must bring back character in politics for Kenya to prosper
A time has to come elect leaders in spirit and in truth of our most fundamental values. Leadership based on character.
By 1 month ago
We must bring back character in politics for Kenya to prosper
Ruto's steady hands steering Kenya toward progress, stability
Every single initiative by the government has received nothing but bullish outrage with absolutely no alternatives.
By 2 months ago
Ruto's steady hands steering Kenya toward progress, stability
Nyanza has suffered enough; it's time to chart a new path
Popularly known as the grandchildren of Ramogi (nyikwa Ramogi Ajwan’g), may have to engage in political open-heart surgery or else the region will lose its lustre and identity forever.
By 2 months ago
Nyanza has suffered enough; it's time to chart a new path
Ruto will ultimately bring down cost of living; let's give him time
When President Theodore Roosevelt talked about the man in the arena, he possibly had President William Ruto in mind.
By 2 months ago
Ruto will ultimately bring down cost of living; let's give him time
Kenya's political missteps and pathway to a better future
A country is as good as the institutions it erects and the leadership it bequeaths itself.
By 2 months ago
Kenya's political missteps and pathway to a better future
Bomas team did their job, it's our role to perfect the nation
Ours is an imperfect and unfinished society. May we always come together to finish that task of perfecting it.
By 2 months ago
Bomas team did their job, it's our role to perfect the nation
EAC integration a silver lining for Kenya, will boost economy
When public policy does not encourage the productive capacity of citizens then you know you are staring at a polity that is headed into an abyss.
By 3 months ago
EAC integration a silver lining for Kenya, will boost economy
Let's stop our dependence on imports, reinvest in production
With diminished production, we became largely dependent on exports, including fish from China. This then increasingly saw the dollar nosedive against the shilling.
By 3 months ago
Let's stop our dependence on imports, reinvest in production
Our economy is in turbulence, but the future looks bright
I know we didn’t elect an angel to the office of president. As such we must extend to him some grace as both sides of the political divide gives the president the headroom to deliver.
By 3 months ago
Our economy is in turbulence, but the future looks bright
UNEA: Summit ends with promise to keep an eye on pollution, waste
Environment & Climate
By James Wanzala
9 mins ago
Woman killed, man in hospital after night out
Nairobi
By Kamore Maina
14 mins ago
Apologise over brutality or we'll not treat you, doctors tell police
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By Maryann Muganda and Maureen Wanjiku
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