General Ogola has left indelible mark in our military's history
To honour him, let his unfortunate demise give us the courage to truly "leave no stone unturned" in pursuit of truth and national healing.
By Kidi Mwaga 1 month ago
General Ogola has left indelible mark in our military's history
We should give Ruto benefit of doubt to steady the Kenyan ship
Given time, Ruto will return us to our innate optimism and self-confidence.
By Kidi Mwaga 1 month ago
We should give Ruto benefit of doubt to steady the Kenyan ship
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Ruto will suffer politically if fake fertiliser cartels go unpunished
President Ruto has appeared merciful, faithful and kind to the people who helped him campaign for the high office.
By Kidi Mwaga 1 month ago
Ruto will suffer politically if fake fertiliser cartels go unpunished
Ruto should continue ignoring criticism over his housing plan
The annual housing demand today stands at 250,000 units but the market can only deliver 50,000 units which effectively leads to massive market distortions and near-market failure experiences.
By Kidi Mwaga 1 month ago
Ruto should continue ignoring criticism over his housing plan
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Why the days of Kenyan ethnic political kingpins are numbered
The young leaders in the National Assembly must reject this temptation to declare themselves kingpins for this is the generation that must end ethnic chieftaincy in politics.
By Kidi Mwaga 2 months ago
Why the days of Kenyan ethnic political kingpins are numbered
Kenya should stand firm and help end Haiti gangs menace
Kenya, as part of the international community, must step up to the challenge and help restore law and order in Haiti, which has had a very tragic history.
By Kidi Mwaga 2 months ago
Kenya should stand firm and help end Haiti gangs menace
It is time for Kenyans to make difficult but necessary sacrifices
As Parliament fast-tracks the legislative changes to anchor the Nadco report, let us not turn a blind eye to individuals who were maimed or killed last year.
By Kidi Mwaga 2 months ago
It is time for Kenyans to make difficult but necessary sacrifices
Enforce laws enacted to disrupt money laundering networks
In 2010, Kenya was listed as a high-risk country for delays in enacting laws to tackle criminal financial activities as well as failure to track money laundering.
By Kidi Mwaga 2 months ago
Enforce laws enacted to disrupt money laundering networks
Raila has wisdom and creative optimism that Africa needs
The Africa of wars, disease, famine and conflict is a phase that we must now confine to the unmarked graveyard of history's discarded lies for we can birth forth a dawn of hope for Africa.
By Kidi Mwaga 3 months ago
Raila has wisdom and creative optimism that Africa needs
People accused of state capture cannot solve our problems
Let us come together to reject prejudice and contempt clothed in the garb of ethnic solidarity that most politicians have resorted to.
By Kidi Mwaga 3 months ago
People accused of state capture cannot solve our problems
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Kenyans should reject politics of clientelism and ethnic elitism
That Kenya must be a city upon a hill is non-negotiable. This must be an ideal that we, the people of Kenya, must fight for and defend with everything we have got.
By Kidi Mwaga 3 months ago
Kenyans should reject politics of clientelism and ethnic elitism
Ruto is on right course, young people should keep the faith
As we have seen, the good intentions of the President have suffered a few setbacks which demonstrates that they can be perfected to ultimately carry the aspirations of the people.
By Kidi Mwaga 4 months ago
Ruto is on right course, young people should keep the faith
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 Kidi Mwaga 4 months 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 Kidi Mwaga 4 months 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 Kidi Mwaga 4 months 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 Kidi Mwaga 4 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 Kidi Mwaga 5 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 Kidi Mwaga 5 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 Kidi Mwaga 5 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 Kidi Mwaga 5 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 Kidi Mwaga 6 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 Kidi Mwaga 6 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 Kidi Mwaga 6 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 Kidi Mwaga 6 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 Kidi Mwaga 6 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 Kidi Mwaga 7 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 Kidi Mwaga 7 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 Kidi Mwaga 7 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 Kidi Mwaga 7 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 Kidi Mwaga 8 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 Kidi Mwaga 8 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 Kidi Mwaga 8 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 Kidi Mwaga 9 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 Kidi Mwaga 9 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 Kidi Mwaga 9 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 Kidi Mwaga 9 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 Kidi Mwaga 9 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 Kidi Mwaga 10 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 Kidi Mwaga 10 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 Kidi Mwaga 10 months ago
Let's not tear our country apart due to politics, economic woes
Manufacturers shun State's pet sectors as projects rise
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Controversy over procurement of HIV testing kits
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From frying pan: Hustlers ran from Uhuru only to be served bitter pill
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By Ndung’u Gachane
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Education ministry changes mid-term dates
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Tributes pour in for fallen KTN journalist
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