Top Secret: Hustler Nation Campaign Team adopts the Russian Maskirovka doctrine to mislead Uhuru-Raila Team

A campaign strategy manual from DP William Ruto’s Think Tank shows the team has identified a Russian military strategy to purposely mislead Uhuru and Raila as they effectively sell the DP across the country. Aware of the uphill task ahead, the team, lead by former...

In the wake of Senate razzmatazz, Ruto should forget Mt Kenya vote

Determined to claim credit for any sense of a resolution of the dispute over the revenue-sharing formula, they celebrated so wildly, you would think they had just landed on the moon. Even Kakamega’s Cleophas Malala, who had wept uncontrollably the other day before the...

Tried and Tested: Amina Mohamed stands out as a reformist who will back pedal WTO from current conundrum

A former foreign minister and a veteran of the UN system, Kenya’s Amina Mohamed has practical knowledge of the beleaguered World Trade Organization and the political world in which it must operate. Having mastered the technical details of the WTO after chairing many...

Sudi and his type are not President’s equal; should stick to their lanes of mere provocateurs

A Kid, mount upon a high rock, bestowed all manner of abuse upon a Lion on the ground below. The Lion, looking up, replied, “Do not think, vain creature, that you annoy me. I regard the ill language as coming not from you, but from the place upon which you stand.”...

President did well to reject selfish MPs’ bill

President Uhuru Kenyatta did the right thing to reject a Bill that sought to give hefty pension to former MPs. There was no justification for introducing the amendment Bill in the first place. It was irrational and imprudent. Citizens are groaning over the high tax...

Ethnic tensions at the root of Revenue sharing bill stalemate

As much as we may deny it, one of the reasons Kenya’s Senate could not hold a healthy conversation over revenue allocation is ethnicity. Defined as ‘the state of belonging to a social group’, ethnicity remains the biggest threat to our progressive Constitution as a...

The Cost Is Too High: KEMSA Needs To Be Brought To Account

This one is familiar. We have read about it many times in the past. A parastatal claiming bankruptcy asking for bail out from the government. Or claiming it has gone broke and needs capital injection to facilitate continued operations. Let us look into why they become...

President Uhuru doesn’t hate Ruto, he doesn’t find value in their continued friendship

MURKOMEN, of all the people, genuinely loves William and feels his tribulations. In his hunt for power, anything he will manage, even if it will be a squirrel and not the intended buffalo, Dr. Ruto must give Murkomen a prominent share that which the Swahili call...

Is this the team DP Ruto is banking on to deliver a win in the 2022 presidential elections?

After being outwitted both in government and in the Jubilee party, Deputy President William Ruto has begun charting a new path by assembling an efficient team, backed by financial muscle to win the 2022 presidential elections. In Mombasa, Ruto has roped in former...

Uhuru’s options after sending entire Cabinet on a compulsory leave

President Uhuru Kenyatta has a tough balancing act in the next 14 days as he makes sure he has the best team to deliver his promises, as the country heads towards 2022. According to reports, the Head of State has two options on the table from which he will pick the...

President did well to reject selfish MPs’ bill

President Uhuru Kenyatta did the right thing to reject a Bill that sought to give hefty pension to former MPs. There was no justification for introducing the amendment Bill in the first place. It was irrational and imprudent. Citizens are groaning over the high tax...

The Cost Is Too High: KEMSA Needs To Be Brought To Account

This one is familiar. We have read about it many times in the past. A parastatal claiming bankruptcy asking for bail out from the government. Or claiming it has gone broke and needs capital injection to facilitate continued operations. Let us look into why they become...