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Simba Arati: Fighting up the political ladder

He became the city's youngest MP when he was elected to represent Dagoretti North in 2013

New political alliance no match for Ruto

Whoever emerges tops will need to win over the new alliance to win the ensuing run-off elections.

Chilling stories of forcibly disappeared persons

Pits of of biting termites, crocodile pits, fields of rotting body parts.

The rise of African leaders on the global stage

They do this in the belief that the ends justify the means, that politics is pointless without power.

How BBI massacre brought Tangatanga back to reality

Political messaging goes with discipline, which Tangatanga badly lacks.

Irony of Kenya’s human rights agenda at UNSC

Kenya is conspicuously silent about the Tigray conflict, Uganda’s post-election riots and SARs movement,

Kalonzo, Mudavadi, Gideon group alliance of namby-pambies

Will Kalonzo lead the alliance of namby-pambies?

Ruto is trying to have it both ways

By constantly trashing it as he does, he hopes to keep his blind followers animated.

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Why Nasa's collapse might hand Ruto lifeline for easy run in 2022

Ruto has been the recipient of a barrage of attacks from Nasa chiefs

A voice for PWDs: What we achieved so far

PWDs are now represented in the NGCDF from the constituency level to the national board.

Hasty passing of BBI shows leaders’ greed

It demonstrates that MCAs stand for nothing and can be bought and sold like goods in the market.

Panyako should pave for new leadership

Union polls are coming in the middle of persistent wrangles between the government and the nursing staff

What Tanzania’s Covid vaccine reluctance means for citizens

Argument was that people should stop living in fear and trust in God

Is Joho’s presidential bid a myth or reality?

If Raila decides to run for president, Joho’s ambitions will be nipped in the bud.

This is no constitutional moment but time to salvage economy

Debt a consequence of reckless, irresponsible policy decisions by the President.

Is Mukhisa Kituyi the handshake presidential candidate?

He's not polarisng and is steeped in knowledge of how to run a successful government.

Jubilee to have four deputy party leaders

Move meant to dilute the DP's influence and box him out of the party succession matrix.

10 reasons why DP Ruto will be next president

Ruto could benefit from the Kikuyu hoi polloi who reject being branded as betrayers one ...