- How is one to distinguish between 'analysts' who do have some genuine knowledge of Kenyan politics; and those who do not?
- Well, here is one test: check and see if the writer uses the phrase ‘political fact’ or maybe ‘a fact of politics’. That is a dead giveaway that the writer is still an amateur.
Thanks to the democratising effects of social media, nowadays just about anyone can put themselves forward as a 'political analyst'.
A decade or so ago, when it was only through the mainstream ...