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The rot in the Kenya’s law society

Kenya has gone to bed with the devil…! It does not require a lot of research to tell what is happening in a society that is deemed to be the apple of justice in Kenya, that is the Law Society of Kenya. It is just enough to look at the …

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Revisting the issues of gender in Kenya

Do we still need Women Representatives in Kenya? In this submission I would like to revist the question of gender and how Kenya is failing to meet the international expectations. First, we must get it right. Gender is not about women. Lay men always relate the terminology “Gender” with the …

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Child Abuse….

It saddens to hear what is happening around the world. Some Catholic clergy are being arraigned in the law court to face justice afer being charged of malicious child abuse. It is the Church to provide us with moral directions. I am not sure of where the world is heading …

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It hurts…

If only we had heart for one another, Africa which is home to so many souls would be the best part on earth to live in. It hurts to learn what is happening in some parts of Africa. There is a crack somewhere. It is sad that Africa’s sons and …

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Life is a process not an event…!

As much as we insist on education there is persistence in questioning the quality of education today. We live in the age of knowledge. Globalization process is making access to knowledge much easier than before. It is no longer a privilege for schools to impart knowledge to students. Many people …

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DEMISE OF LITERATURE THE END OF MORALITY

Africa has always been at the receiving end of any civilization. Colonization had overruled oral traditions and customs of the African people. Post colonial regimes became dictators and killed African intellectuals as though they meant nothing destroying the source of literature. Africa has lost its oral traditions and also the …

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PUBLIC APPOINTMENT BILL VERSUS ETHICS

The Public Appointment (County Assembly) Bill 2014 is a great move by the law makers in Kenya but must take into account ethical measures. It is political practice in Kenya to appoint persons as a reward for their political support, nepotism, favouritism and bribes. If the Bill is passed into …

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SCAPEGOATISM IN KENYA

War on corruption in Kenya takes always another twist, reactions and counter-reactions. No Kenyan leader has ever admitted involvement in corrupt deals. Once accused, they always put blames on political targeting from within the party or opponents. Utmost, it is my community that is targeted… politicians in Kenya have learnt …

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CAUSE OF UNEMPLOYMENT

Whenever there is crisis in the economy we tend to point fingers and put blames everywhere but less do we discuss the cause of the evil. It is not a mystery in Kenya that Mumias Sugar Company limited, a parastatal that has given our economy some energy, is collapsing rapidly. …

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LIST OF SHAME IS NOT THE REMEDY

Telling a careless driver “Shame on you” is not the remedy. Such tac-tics have not worked in Kenya. In many public institutions there is a notice – This is a Corruption Free Zone”. This is just caricature of how ethics works but it means nothing other than blackmailing the public. …

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