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Ordinary politicians should not get priority vaccination

The only politicians who might be considered for priority vaccination are the President and his Cabinet ministers.

Civic education needed before BBI referendum

Comprehensive civic education is needed in the next few months to ensure that voters make reasoned and informed ...

Sickness benefit should not be just for cancer

A welfare state would provide sickness benefits to all Kenyans unable to work, not just to those suffering from cancer.

Let's not abolish boarding schools

Day schools have their advantages but it is too early to abolish boarding schools, especially because they offer time ...

Covid-19: Magufuli must stop burying his head in the sand

His actions raise questions if indeed his solid academic credentials are of use in the fight against the virus.

Railway land demolitions inhuman

The manner in which the project is being executed leaves a bad taste in the mouth.

Fuel tax equitable way to satisfy IMF

The fuel tax may be the most equitable way to meet the IMF demand to widen the tax base as everyone has to pay it and ...

Counties mustn't phase out extension officers

Extension officers are better able to assist farmers than a call centre that may be difficult to reach and to explain a ...

Funerals should not be politicised

Families, like the Nyachaes, and clergy should insist that politics is kept out of funeral ceremonies

Tone down vulgar political language

In their toxic whistle-stop rallies, vulgar politicians target their rivals with very crass and emotive language.

BBI public participation in counties a facade

Counties should organise the forums in all the subcounties

Let humans sweep roads in Nairobi

The new NMS mechanical road cleaners in the Nairobi CBD will deprive the human street sweepers of jobs which, however ...

EAC single market good for consumer

Non-tariff barriers on agricultural produce from neighbouring countries have raised prices for eggs, milk and maize in ...

Protect Nairobi Park from sewage pollution

Nairobi Park deserves better protection than the casual approach of KWS and Nairobi Water that has allowed raw sewage ...

MPs must put Kenya first in approving key laws

Numerous Bills lined up for debate, some likely to be emotive

Don't criminalise debate over income inequality

Banning debate over class would prevent Kenya having a necessary policy discussion over how to reduce extreme income ...

Kenya shows political maturity in condemning Myanmar coup

Kenya has played an international leadership role in condemning the unconstitutional military coup in Myanmar