The ‘Elders’ of Kenya Campus Politics are Rent Seekers

There are certain cliques of students in public universities who call themselves the ‘elders’ of campus politics. These cliques are predominantly made up of...

County Commissioners are Superfluous With Devolution

When the Committee of Experts drafted the new Constitution that was promulgated in August 2010, they had in mind a total overhaul of the...

Parents Should Not Dictate Careers To Their Children

So my friend intends to go to college. She already has her course of choice in mind and she has shown passionate interest to...

Dear Uhuru Kenyatta: Security Cannot Trounce Freedom & Democracy

In the recent past, President Uhuru Kenyatta was quoted by the Daily Nation saying that security trounces freedom and democracy “We will never allow...

Parents and Teachers Should Teach Children to Fight Corruption

The most basic element that constitutes the nation is the family. The nation is a large aggregate of people...

The Framework of Public Participation in Kenya

When it comes to public participation in Kenya, the sovereign power of the people is exercised at the national and the county level in...

The Security Laws Amendment Act 2014 is Unconstitutional

Security is the state's primary function. It provides a framework through which all other political goods can be delivered. Such other political goods include...

Jubilee Government Will Arrest You For Whistle-blowing Corruption

Corruption in Kenya is rife from the top echelons of government to the grassroots level of public service and other organs of government. It...

‘Kusema Na Kutender’ by Jubilee Government is Destroying Kenya

When the jubilee government formulated its manifesto, its vivid motto was ‘kusema na kutenda’ (words with actions). This slogan became its focal point even...

CORD Cannot Provide Alternative Leadership in Kenya

CORD (Coalition for Reforms and Democracy) is the second largest political coalition after the Jubilee Coalition by the virtue of political seats in both...