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GHAI: Kenya has paid dearly for Njonjo's backing of constitution distortions

Look how our President believes he can just pontificate and it will be done (like electricity prices will be reduced).

In Summary

• He provided the support and supposed legal backing for a state in which it was considered perfectly all right first to unpick the Constitution agreed with others at independence

• Then it was fine to create a monster of a presidency, with no effective checks and balances. It was not a problem to undermine the Judiciary

I respect my friend John Githongo’s affectionate recollection of Njonjo (and he is not alone), but not all of us have such pleasant memories.

I did not have any experience of him until after I ...