To Uplifting the Poor and Vulnerable, Let Us Do More To Improve Social Protection Service Delivery

The Kenya National Safety Net Programme (NSNP) has listed a number of successes since the scheme was rolled out to empower the elderly and vulnerable members of society with cash. Before introducing a national safety net program, Kenya was experiencing a high...

From A Human Perspective, Let Us Have A Reality Check In Sexual Offences Act

Let us start from the premise of a popular saying that sex and money make the world go round. Really, one can hardly argue with that assertion, unless one is a eunuch or is totally sexually inhibited due to any other reason. Simply, sex sells, and it sells big time!...

How President Uhuru Kenyatta Did It, To End Kenya’s Dark Nights; The Last Mile Connectivity

A majority of Kenyans love the rural areas and have for years enjoyed its tranquility, the fresh environment free of noise but loathed one thing, having no access to electricity, no power to charge phones or even listen to the local radio that was at least reachable....

Parliament Has No Power To Alter Wanjiku’s BBI Views

A few days ago, the promoters of the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) constitutional amendment bill announced the referendum would be in August. This is after it dawned on them the initial June date was no longer realistic. They cited the delay by the Nation al...

An Event of Bedside Comfort, Popularity and Money Is Nothing Near A Revolution

A warm cozy, room, with a hot cup of coffee or tea. Socks on and a stack of pillows near the work area. It may be done on the bed, the seat, the living room whichever place that evokes comfort, for comfort is key. Any sight of blood or sweat is despicable and...

Politics Aside, Myriad Challenges Bedevil Africa

It is now firmly established that the Covid-19 pandemic has trumped politics locally and globally, forcibly directing focus to the critical challenges confronting humanity today. After the year of death, disaster and despair in 2020, the human toll from SARS-Cov-2...

Shift Needed On Where To Channel Private Investments

Kenya is indeed blessed with moneyed big wigs whose knack for seizing trade opportunities is second to very few. You look at the agriculture industry and its big time traders making millions in the sugar and maize business, while farmers are struggling to make the...