Anyone with an idea or an estimate of how much the African leadership has collectively misused, plundered, stolen or pillaged in the last 2-3 decades, suppose we had one centre of power as the late Muammar Qaddafi had envisioned, would ...Read more
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There has been a recent upsurge in violence against migrants in South Africa, but how common are such attacks? Xenophobia has reared its ugly head in the rainbow nation. African nations have had enough. This week at least 10 people were killed, ...Read more
McDonald Mariga Wanyama, as a retired international and professional footballer, has not even initiated a football academy as a matter of social responsibility like we’ve seen people like *Drogba, Toure Yaya, and Eto’o* do. These people have promoted sports talent ...Read more
Should retired president Moi and other tycoons who have huge tracts of land hived off the Mau Forest be allowed to keep them or should they also be evicted just as the ordinary “Wanjikus” are and also be prosecuted?
The President, his deputy and the government of Kenya claim to be fighting corruption. We have seen high profile arrests and arraignments but sill no convictions. Is this effort genuine?
Nigeria is Africa’s only global superpower. With our power coming from a high population and oil money. Already, we are Africa’s biggest economy and have a decent record of regional engagement in West Africa. By 2040 we will be the ...Read more
Africa as a whole borrowed the wrong things from the West even the wrong components of capitalism. We borrowed the profit motive but not the entrepreneurial spirit. We borrowed the acquisitive appetites of capitalism but not the creative risk taking. ...Read more
So, almost 24 hours after Nairobi Governor Mike Mbuvi AKA Sonko made quite the speech at Ken Okoth’s memorial, and while people are choosing to talk about the alleged disrespect of the family, i can’t shake off the part ...Read more
The top 10 African countries by GDP (PPP) are: Africa, Egypt, Nigeria, South Africa, Algeria, Morocco, Ethiopia, Angola, Sudan, Libya. Kenya is 12th in the African GDP list because our economy is clearly crippled. Well… Ironically, Kenya is one of the ...Read more