WHY IT IS VERY DANGEROUS TO BE EATING GRASS IN KENYA TODAY

In Kenya today it is very dangerous to be caught  eating grass because many people will assume a wizard has worked his magic on you because you stole your neighbours chicken,bag of maize or goat.Worse you could have milked your neighbours cow at night  to assuage the pangs of hunger your children may have beenContinue reading “WHY IT IS VERY DANGEROUS TO BE EATING GRASS IN KENYA TODAY”

CIVIC EDUCATION 101:How does your preferred candidate measure up?

I have been waiting for the government ,civil society and the Ministry of Justice,National Cohesion and  Constitutional affairs to start civic education to no avail.Even the church which hither to has always been active in civic education seems not to be very keen on the matter.So being the philanthropic sort of person especially when itContinue reading “CIVIC EDUCATION 101:How does your preferred candidate measure up?”

WHY AFRICAN COUNTRIES NEED TO WORK TOGETHER

When the US President stood to address the men and women of both members of the house of Parliament at Westminster hall,he laughed at  the high bar he claimed had been set by the three predecessors who had the honor of addressing the same gathering before him in the past.Only the Pope,Her Majesty the Queen andContinue reading “WHY AFRICAN COUNTRIES NEED TO WORK TOGETHER”

JANE EYRE ON WOMEN: 19th Century lesson for Kenyan women

“Women are supposed to be very calm generally:but women feel just as men feel;they need to exercise for their faculties,and a field for their efforts as much as their brothers do;they suffer from too rigid a constraint ,too absolute a stagnation,precisely as men would suffer;and it is narrow minded in their more privileged fellow-creatures toContinue reading “JANE EYRE ON WOMEN: 19th Century lesson for Kenyan women”

THE POLITICS OF FOOD ….

The world as we know it today is full of many contradictions  and none more so than in the distribution and availability of food.While people in the developed countries watch news items of starving children from Eastern Africa struggling to suckle at the breasts of their malnourished mothers,they are also some of the biggest wastersContinue reading “THE POLITICS OF FOOD ….”

AND THEN GOD CREATED FARMERS…….

After God and mothers,farmers have to be the most important people on this planet, without whom we would not be alive today.Am sure all the politicians,philosophers,religious leaders,musicians and plastic surgeons must be  disappointed to think that we cannot live without them but it is true.Farmers provide the food ( fuel) that we use to run our frailContinue reading “AND THEN GOD CREATED FARMERS…….”

CIVIC EDUCATION:From the Pulpits

Hosea 4:6 My people perish for lack of knowledge. Every weekend on either Saturday or Sunday any Kenyan TV station worth its salt will have a televangelist extolling the virtues of tithing,performing miracles or fasting.Most of these are geared towards making the regants feel good about their lives because let us face it, life isContinue reading “CIVIC EDUCATION:From the Pulpits”

2 MOST IMMPORTANT DECISIONS IN LIFE:WHOM YOU MARRY WHOM YOU GIVE YOUR VOTE TO.

Okay i may have strethced the truth but just indulge me a little…. If Kenya was a girl looking for a boy to get married to i wonder what she would be looking for?The world over marriage is approached with a sober head and with hope that when one finally settles on a partner thatContinue reading “2 MOST IMMPORTANT DECISIONS IN LIFE:WHOM YOU MARRY WHOM YOU GIVE YOUR VOTE TO.”

WOOING THE KENYAN VOTER-Why turning thirty has something to do with it.

Turning thirty has to be the best age for any woman to be in,she knows what she wants, has found her place in the world,is not easily impressed by appearances and she is not afraid of going for what she wants.Kenya at the moment is like this woman who has turned thirty,she knows that aContinue reading “WOOING THE KENYAN VOTER-Why turning thirty has something to do with it.”