President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM leader Raila Odinga after the famous HANDSHAKE that gave birth to the BBI process. After last Thursday’s stunning high court ruling on BBI, what we should be celebrating now is the maturity of our democracy, regardless of the side of the political divide that we support. It seems our judiciary... Continue Reading →
Face-to-face conversations are crucial in creating deep connections and more authentic personal relationships. Part I: Is Social Media Killing Meaningful Real-life Relationships? After the discovery of the internet, the world became "a global village”. You might have heard this cliché several times than you care to count already. What it means is that sharing of... Continue Reading →
Billionaires Bill and Melinda Gates. The couple recently took to Twitter to announce their plans to end their 27-year marriage. Bill and Melinda Gates are divorcing after a whole 27 years in marriage. Can you believe that? This is a power couple that had it all! What could make a couple that had everything that... Continue Reading →
For the first time in her history, Kenya has a sitting Deputy President, who also doubles up as the defacto opposition leader, against his own government. What an ignominy! It never happens anywhere else in the world, except in Kenya. But, first things first. If William Ruto was serious about giving us a better alternative... Continue Reading →
His deviant entry into Kisii, despite the earlier opposition and protests on the ground, his language while addressing charged-up crowds, and his reference to his government in the third person voice, while criticizing it for misusing the police, are all hallmarks of opposition politics. "Walisema hustler hatakuja. Nimekuja sijakuja?" the DP, who seemed pleasantly surprised and reinvigorated by the frenzied reception he was accorded in Kisii, roared out. The crowd excitedly answered: "Umekuja!"