It is only in Africa where we still have an ancestor as president, in the name of Robert Mugabe. The man who is about a century old has been president of his country since it gained independence over four decades ago. He has completely run it down! I watched a recent clip of him walking like a zombie floating in air, while on a foreign trip. The man has totally withered out; a total embarrassment to Zimbabwe and Africa!
Finally, The security Amendment Bill which was passed by a chaotic, finger-biting and terribly acrimonious Baraza in parliament on 18th December, was signed into law by the president barely 24 hours later. However, the speed with which this piece of legislation was passed into law is so suspicious! The urgency couldn't have only been due... Continue Reading →
"Power corrupts; absolute power corrupts absolutely" quipped John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton, first Baron Acton (1834–1902). The moralist and historian, who was otherwise simply known as Lord Acton, expressed this opinion after making long observations of absolute monarchies that were in a drunken stupor after getting drunk with power, more often than not... Continue Reading →
Commander-in-chief Uhuru Kenyatta. Did I hear somebody say that this govt is not working hard enough to secure our borders and grow the economy? Such a statement constitutes a crime worse than treason! Everybody knows that we have never had such a dynamic duo at the helm of post-independent Kenya like the current leadership. The... Continue Reading →