Why more military involvement in development is needed

In a short time, Maj Gen Badi has brought professionalism, dignity and a predictable leadership pattern in Nairobi

In Summary

• Uhuru, who has turned to the military a lot more, only did out of frustration with the manner in which civilian tendering and procurement has become corrupt.

• The biggest problem in our country is a lack of discipline, be it fiscal, professional or political.

The year must have been 1999. Then Kenya Army Commander, Lt Gen Adan Abdullahi (now deceased) did something that had not been thought possible previously.

He allowed the media to embed with ...

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