Is ethnic cultism becoming the new normal in Kenya?

We often see social media memes expressing views like, ' ‘If Baba says your wife is pregnant, start buying pampers’ or ‘If Baba says it's Christmas, roll out the chapatti dough’

In Summary

• In Kenya today, the narrative by both sides of the political divide is that the other portends the advent of an all-consuming apocalypse.

•  Replace the Book of Revelations with the Kenyan Constitution and we get a perfect match of cultic advocacy.

Fellow Kenyans, allow me the indulgence to submit that courtesy of our political leaders, we are hurtling at Grand Prix speed towards the little-known bailiwick of ethnic cultism.

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