CORD’s ‘Okoa Kenya’ Referendum is Redundant

The Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) postponed the launch of its ‘Okoa Kenya’ referendum campaign a while back. The postponement was attributed to...

Can MCAs Impeach County Executive Committee Members?

Section 40 of the County Governments Act gives the Members of the County Assemblies (MCAs) the authority to petition...

The Governors Cannot Arbitrary Sack County Executives

Three court of appeal judges sitting in the Nyeri appellate court have ruled that the governors cannot dismiss the county executive members without following...

Waititu Doesn’t Deserve to be Elected as Kabete MP

He is described as a ‘fiery politician’ who has been arrested on several occasions, including for "hate speech" and for protesting the demolition of...

What the Kenyan Constitution says on FGM

CHAPTER FOUR- THE BILL OF RIGHTSArticle 19 of the Kenyan Constitution on Rights and fundamental freedoms enumerates that (1) the Bill of Rights is...

CDF Should Be Devolved To The County Governments

 A few days ago, the High Court of Kenya ruled that the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) Act 2013 is invalid and unconstitutional. The petitioners had challenged...

Kenyans Should Address Endemic Challenges

Kenya is a nation-state with a large group of people with common and diverse cultures, races, languages, lifestyle habits and other common traits. This sense...

Do Kenyans Have the Goodwill to Fight Corruption?

 Corruption in Kenya is rife from the top echelons of government to the grassroots level of public service and other organs of government. It...

The Police Should Stop Operating On Executive Orders

In the light of the events that happened during the Lang’ata Primary land grab protests, including the tear-gassing of innocent children by uncoordinated anti-riot...

Kenyans Should Organize to Safeguard Devolution

 Devolution has the prime purpose of ensuring equitable distribution of resources for development across all the regions of Kenya. Through devolution, decision-making and implementation...