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HAVE MUSEVENI AND KAGAME BECOME ROLE MODELS FOR KENYATTA?

HAVE MUSEVENI AND KAGAME BECOME ROLE MODELS FOR KENYATTA?

By JERRY JAKONGANGA NAIROBI, Kenya-Looking at the way Kenya’s governors sat at the feet of Rwanda’s president Paul Kagame, as he delivered the keynote address at the just ended governors’…

PRESIDENT KENYATTA INVITED TO WASHINGTON FOR US-AFRICA SUMMIT ON TRADE AND SECURITY

PRESIDENT KENYATTA INVITED TO WASHINGTON FOR US-AFRICA SUMMIT ON TRADE AND SECURITY

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama has invited 47 heads of states from Africa to a summit in August. One notable inclusion is Kenya, whose president, Uhuru Kenyatta, is awaiting a…

SOUTH AFRICAN SCULPTORS HIDE RABBIT IN MANDELA STATUE

SOUTH AFRICAN SCULPTORS HIDE RABBIT IN MANDELA STATUE

SOUTH AFRICA – Sculptors reportedly inserted a rabbit in the ear of a Nelson Mandela statue as a trademark signature and to denote the haste with which they had to…

IS NATIONAL SECURITY SYNONYMOUS WITH PERSONAL SAFETY?

IS NATIONAL SECURITY SYNONYMOUS WITH PERSONAL SAFETY?

By JERRY JAKONGANGA NAIROBI, Kenya-No. National security and personal safety are not one and the same. We know there are overlaps but the two are not interchangeable. The day that…

DEATH AND FUNERAL ANNOUNCEMENT OF MILLICENT ODOTTE OPIACHA

DEATH AND FUNERAL ANNOUNCEMENT OF MILLICENT ODOTTE OPIACHA

NORTH BRUNSWICK, NEW JERSEY – It is with great sorrow that we announce the death of Millicent Odotte Opiacha. She was promoted to glory on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 after…

HAS KENYATTA PROVIDED AMMUNITION FOR RAILA TO BEAT HIM IN 2017?

HAS KENYATTA PROVIDED AMMUNITION FOR RAILA TO BEAT HIM IN 2017?

By Erick JOS NAIROBI – Kenya’s former Prime Minister Raila Odinga is eager for another round of liberation war. And the Uhuru Kenyatta-led government is handing Raila the ammunition –…

INJECTING NEW BLOOD: THE POLITICS OF AGE IN KENYA

INJECTING NEW BLOOD: THE POLITICS OF AGE IN KENYA

By JERRY JAKONGANGA NAIROBI, Kenya-We want to discuss the question of age, a convenient slogan that characterizes the politics of exclusion in Kenya today. Depending on who is talking the…

GRUMBLING ABOUT STATE APPOINTMENTS BY KENYANS, IGNORED BY KENYATTA AND RUTO

GRUMBLING ABOUT STATE APPOINTMENTS BY KENYANS, IGNORED BY KENYATTA AND RUTO

By Erick JOS NAIROBI: Kenya’s Deputy President William Ruto must be a man in denial. Mr.Ruto recently told off leaders who criticized the government over its appointments of state officers.…

LUPITA NYONGO: EASILY THE MOST FAMOUS KENYAN MOVIE STAR TO DATE

LUPITA NYONGO: EASILY THE MOST FAMOUS KENYAN MOVIE STAR TO DATE

LUPITA’S INTERVIEW…

WHY THE 2017 ELECTION IN KENYA MAY BE MORE BLOODY THAN 2007

WHY THE 2017 ELECTION IN KENYA MAY BE MORE BLOODY THAN 2007

By JERRY JAKONGANGA NAIROBI, Kenya-Elections in Kenya have historically been bloody. The March 4, 2013, general election, however, was generally peaceful. Why? Because the Orange Democratic Movement, ODM, which was…

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