MOI

It was around 1500hrs last Sunday. A military chopper landed on an overgrown lawn in former president Moi’s Kabarak compound. Inside the chopper was President Uhuru Kenyatta, he was here to pay a courtesy call to the old man whom he credits for not only having introduced him to the murky waters of kenyan politics […]

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WAR AND PEACE 

The United States declaration of independence was edited and adopted on July 4 1776. In it contains the infamous statement that ‘we hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of […]

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TOXIC FEMINISM 

I am both a lover and scholar of history. One of the units am tackling this semester is gender relations in African history. It’s about the social relationship between males and females looked from an African context.  It particularly looks into the issue of feminism.  Feminism is defined as ‘the advocacy of women’s rights based […]

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BOOK REVIEW: THE RAILA CONSPIRACY PART 1 

TITLE: The Raila Conspiracy AUTHOR: Babior Newton  GENRE: Politics, Biography  PUBLISHER: Scholar Feed Publishers Book inc.  PAGES: 415 pages  PRICE: Kshs 1500 IMAGE/: The Raila Conspiracy book.  Raila Odinga. The man has been given several titles among them the ‘enigma’ and ‘fulcrum’ of Kenyan politics, the bearer of the kenyan reform dream and the ‘flame […]

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IDENTITY PART 4

0016 hrs  Pulling off from the west pine street a white GLA 200 merc entered the Selinsgrove Bourough state police compound, in it was a woman whose objective here was only one.  I must get Charles Sawyer the hell outta here before its too late.  It was do or die. If she failed the consequences […]

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THE ANTI-CONSPIRICIST

It was last year during the election primaries that Donald Trump then a republican front runner for president made a tweet about a disastrous deal by the Clintons that had allowed a Russian nuclear agency’s purchase of a controlling stake in uranium 1. The sale a quid pro quo one would give the Russians control […]

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PERCEPTION 1

​Leonardo da vinci, the great 14th century Italian renaissance artist once quipped “all our  knowledge has its origins in our perceptions.”  The noun perception is derived from the verb perceive, a word which means to become aware or conscious of something.  Human beings interpret the material world using the five senses. If we know something its either because we heard […]

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