POLITICAL UNITY

AJUOK: Uhuru-Raila pact healing Kenya’s ‘original sin’

Shouldn’t his erstwhile partners see this as a new opening that makes their own future pursuits easier?

In Summary

• General elections since 1969 have turned into which communities will align with the Luo to tame the Kikuyu, or vice versa.

• In a sense, the Kikuyu-Luo falling-out was the original sin that set the country onto the path of tribal and political hatred.

I have recently encountered two interesting anecdotes from the early years of this republic.

The first is from an article by a historian-columnist in a local daily quoting declassified British ...

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