OKECH: Pain of the dejected favourite

In Summary
  • DP Ruto should learn from the histories of Jaramogi, Kibaki, Saitoti and Raila
  • The abiding lesson for beneficiaries of political patronage is: Do not build a power base that rivals the master

What's good for the goose should be good for the gander. The tight shoe that has been pinching the left foot is now on the right. National memory is not fickle.

The System and the Deep State ...

This article is free to read if you register or sign in.

Simply register at no cost and sign in below to proceed.

Opera Mini does not support this functionality with EXTREME Data savings turned ON. Please disable.

Questions or problems? Email [email protected] or call 0711 046 000.