By DAK BUOTH newsdesk@reporter.co.ke ‘‘In loving your neighbours and caring for them, you’re on a journey to saving God’’ St Augustine. Your Excellency Habari yako. You’re a leader of New Kenya or sometime we call it ‘Kenya Mpyia’ a home for all of us. The advert on the Airline saying 'Kenya a...
By Hannington Gaya The African Union (AU) Commission is set to elect a new chairperson in January 2017. As a country, Kenya has a nominee, Ambassador (Dr) Amina Chawahir Mohamed, the Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs and International Trade. For those who are familiar with African Union Agenda 2063, Ambassador (Dr)...
By GERALD LEPARIYO newsdesk@reporter.co.ke The data released by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC showing that 825,145 new electors have been listed in the first week of the mass voter registration reveals a very worrying trend. So far the IEBC data indicates that of the 825,145 new electors listed in the...
DP Ruto takes a selfie with students at University of Nairobi. PHOTO/FACEBOOK By GABRIEL OGUDA newsdedk@reporter.co.ke Deputy President William Ruto has said our universities should stop teaching sociology, history, and anthropology; because no one wants to know when Vasco Da Gama built that pillar in Malindi. He says we need more students...
By Joyce Nyairo A new corruption scandal has erupted. As always, my first question is: “What are we being distracted from, this time?” Please don’t get me wrong. I am not diminishing the importance of fresh revelations of corruption. I am actually trying to grasp the scale of our problems —...
Raila Odinga. PHOTO/COURTESY It was a humid morning and I was walking in the streets of Mombasa killing time waiting to honour an appointment with a news source when I decided to call on an old friend. The chap, a consultant with an international NGO, was going through files when I...
Lawyer Donald B. Kipkorir when he  handed over to Ministers  Amina Mohammed and Raychelle Omamo, his final report on Task Force on Kenyans Working Abroad. PHOTO/FACEBOOK By DONALD B.KIPKORIR newsdesk@reporter.co.ke Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679), is considered the Father of modern philosophy. He is famously known for his treatise, Leviathan. He posited that before...
Ronald Ngala together with retired President Daniel arap Moi agitated for a federal system of government commonly known as Majimbo under the Kenya African Democratic Union (KADU) to resist the dominance of independence party Kanu that was led by Jaramogi Oginga Odinga and founding President Jomo Kenyatta.  Ngala later...
  Following the swearing in of President Uhuru Kenyatta after the October 26 repeat presidential election that was boycotted by National Super Alliance (Nasa) presidential candidate, Mr Raila Odinga, opinion is divided on his political future. While some have already written his political obituary and said the swearing- in of President...
President Uhuru Kenyatta. PHOTO/PSCU By PATRICK MAYOYO On September 11, 2017, President Uhuru Kenyatta made a statement that confounded both friends and foes. He warned Raila Odinga that he would be impeached by Jubilee MPs should he be elected president in the October 2017 repeat presidential polls. The President said his Jubilee Party...