Public participation in Kenyan counties remains a great challenge. It is also a challenge for the national government. Public participation in Kenyan counties is one of the national values and principles of governance. Article 10 of … Continue ReadingHow to Improve Public Participation in the Counties
What is the IEBC threshold for integrity for those seeking elective positions? IEBC is the electoral body that vets potential candidates and their suitability for election. However, we have many elected representatives who lack integrity. … Continue ReadingWhat is IEBC’s Threshold of Integrity in Politics?
Yours truly is not a patriot and does not value patriotism or sing patriotic songs. Colonial home guards, neo-colonialists and their offspring hijacked our country. Our patriotism has become a private resource for the highest … Continue ReadingHow Politicians in Kenya Manipulate Kenyans
Kenyan lawmakers require sufficient and suitable qualifications. This should happen for current and future elections. Before the 2013 general election, the 10th parliament made some selfish amendments to the election laws. They lowered the academic … Continue ReadingKenyan Lawmakers Need Suitable Qualifications
William Ruto always tells his story about how he came from rags to riches. He describes himself as a self-made businessperson. He gained popularity by playing the card of his humble and religious background. His … Continue ReadingScandals Making William Ruto Unfit for President
One day, an MP from Kenya visited his South Korean counterpart. They attended the same college. He saw a modest house with a few servants and cars. He asked his Korean friend where he got his wealth. … Continue ReadingWhy Kenya’s Economy Trails Some Asian Countries
The following actual incident shows how Kenyans ignore their own breach of privacy. A lady goes to a telecommunications company’s shop for a service. She fills out a registration sheet with her details. Later, a male … Continue ReadingKenyans Don’t Care About Their Breach of Privacy
The Constituency Development Fund (CDF) model came to exist in 2003 immediately after President Mwai Kibaki’s NARC government assumed power. The CDF Act of 2003 set up the CDF kitty. Its primary objective was to … Continue ReadingKenyan MPs Should Abolish CDF to Respect the Law