Pandemic effect on peace building, food security

There is the risk of increased family feuds such as gender-based violence.

Judiciary should start now handling civil cases online

The High Court is now able to hear cases online so the judiciary should at least start ...

Politicians should also follow Covid-19 rules

Politicians are at greater risk of catching Covid-19 so they should self-distance and ...

Covid-19 crisis opens our eyes

We’re no longer occupied with nonsense, meaning Kenyan politics.

Soon we’ll know real cost of corruption

What cartels specialise in has a parallel in what coronavirus does to the body.

Women have a right to speak up

Body shaming, sex shaming, financial shaming thrown at women.

Politicians’ role during Covid-19 crisis

Other countries have shown the way

Kenya partial lockdown is the best compromise

The difficult choice between clamping down on the virus and clamping down on business and ...

Coronavirus exposes global inequalities

It has forced governments, cities, communities, powerful or vulnerable, to their knees.

Let’s close ranks to fight Covid-19

Kenya ranks at position 11 among African countries with Covid-19 infections.

Covid-19 not licence to rule with iron fist

Well-meaning directives are being implemented ruthlessly

Brace yourself for post-Covid world

Work, travel, leisure, shopping and education will be different.

You must wear masks and wash your hands

Washing hands and wearing masks provides strong protection against Covid-19.

Forced quarantine: A necessary evil

We must do what is necessary to win this war. No cost is too heavy.

Where’s our sense of community?

Most corporates are loudly quiet in coming together to help the government fight Covid-19.

Celebrating healthcare heroes

I'm delighted to recognise, laud and trumpet their self-sacrificing work.

Leader

Judiciary should start now handling civil cases online

The High Court is now able to hear cases online so the judiciary should at least start ...

Politicians should also follow Covid-19 rules

Politicians are at greater risk of catching Covid-19 so they should self-distance and ...

Kenya partial lockdown is the best compromise

The difficult choice between clamping down on the virus and clamping down on business and ...

You must wear masks and wash your hands

Washing hands and wearing masks provides strong protection against Covid-19.

Youths must heed CS Kagwe's call to action

No effort and resource should be spared in the fight against the coronavirus.

Pay every Kenyan Sh2,000 per month

The best stimulus package for the economy would be to pay every Kenyan adult Sh2,000 ...

Cremation may be better than burial

In the end, we all move from "dust to dust", whether by cremation or burial.

Star Blogs

Kenyans can’t afford a lockdown, let’s go for herd immunity

A total lockdown is very expensive and only practical in developed or authoritarian states

Use local adminitrators to fight coronavirus spread

Administrators will not be strangers when they visit residents

State should offer support to media amidst Covid-19

A number of media houses have asked staff to take between 25% to 30% pay cuts.

Double tragedy for Busia County, as leaders remain mum

Covid-19, closing of Uganda border, cholera outbreak adds to the flood crisis in the ...

We will defeat the virus through collective willpower

Hospitals should use this chance to release bodies held for unpaid bills

From HIV-Aids to Covid-19, millennials have known no ...

This virus has shaken the core of humanity, with many describing it the worst since World ...

We must not always be critical of choices made for state

Leaders know the magnitude of coronavirus and are only shielding us.

MP's claim Kenya has more Covid-19 cases raises panic

State's measures laudable, has vowed to take more drastic ones if necessitated.

Columnists

Women have a right to speak up

Body shaming, sex shaming, financial shaming thrown at women.

Covid-19 crisis opens our eyes

We’re no longer occupied with nonsense, meaning Kenyan politics.

Soon we’ll know real cost of corruption

What cartels specialise in has a parallel in what coronavirus does to the body.

Coronavirus exposes global inequalities

It has forced governments, cities, communities, powerful or vulnerable, to their knees.

Let’s close ranks to fight Covid-19

Kenya ranks at position 11 among African countries with Covid-19 infections.

Politicians’ role during Covid-19 crisis

Other countries have shown the way

Covid-19 not licence to rule with iron fist

Well-meaning directives are being implemented ruthlessly

More Opinion

Youths must heed CS Kagwe's call to action

No effort and resource should be spared in the fight against the coronavirus.

Universal healthcare a must in view of coronavirus attack

Covid-19 pandemic teaches society that without a free medical scheme, the rate of fatalities is bound to rise.

Covid-19: Bats in the house

It would be foolish to assume African bats do not harbour any disease that can be transmitted to humans.

Pressure cooker relationships

With Covid-19 moods, how do you avoid a blow-up happening in your relationships?