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Why the Senate in Kenya Should Not be Scrapped

Why the Senate in Kenya Should Not be Scrapped

Should we scrap the Senate in Kenya? Several calls in recent times want the House done away with, claiming that it is irrelevant and...
How to Qualify for the Position of a Women’s Representative in Kenya

How to Qualify for the Position of a Women’s Representative in...

A Women’s Representative in Kenya plays a very crucial role in the state and government.  As a Member of Parliament, a Women’s Representative plays...
Why Many Kenyans Are Still Politically Naïve and Uninformed

Why Many Kenyans Are Still Politically Naïve and Uninformed

What does it mean to be literate? The common understanding is the ability to read and write. Yet, many literate Kenyans suffer from ignorance,...
I was Raped and Almost Killed for Being a Transgender Person

I was Raped and Almost Killed for Being a Transgender Person

By Okun OliechAbdul (not their real name) is a 23-year-old transgender living in Malindi. She was born male. However, growing up, she knew she was...
The Truth Behind Contraceptive Use by Women and Girls

The Truth Behind Contraceptive Use by Women and Girls

By Okun Oliech Women and adolescent girls have the right to access voluntary, affordable, and available, high quality and effective modern contraceptives. They also have...
Why Kenya Needs a Strong Third Force to Reclaim its Lost Pride

Why Kenya Needs a Strong Third Force to Reclaim its Lost...

By Kanyi GiokoColonialism is the practice of acquiring full or partial political control over another country. It involves occupying it with settlers and exploiting it...
Why Kenyan Politics Lack Professionalism and Insight

Why Kenyan Politics Lack Professionalism and Insight

For Kenyan politics, what you vote for is what you get. Democracy in Kenya does not produce many prudent leaders. It is garbage in,...
Who Really Cares About the Plight of Street Families in Kenya?

Who Really Cares About the Plight of Street Families in Kenya?

It is early morning on the day after Christmas. The time is around 4.30 a.m. I am walking along Moi Avenue in Nairobi heading...
Why CDF Mentality Concerning Legislators Prevails among Kenyans

Why CDF Mentality Concerning Legislators Prevails among Kenyans

Kenyans still suffer from CDF mentality despite the progressive changes brought by devolution. This new form of governance revolutionized leadership and governance, especially at...

Artists frustrated by Nairobi County Government

Artists in Shauri Moyo are frustrated at how the Nairobi County Government is unresponsive to their issues, especially creating employment for them.In a forum,...