Archive for the 'Democracy and peace' Category

Kenya’s Health System Needs Modernization

Monday, January 16th, 2017

We have mentioned elsewhere before that Kenya’s public health system is among the best in the world! The only problem is that it lacks essentials and modernization, a factor that causes its current problem including the ongoing Doctors’ strike. For things to get better, the Kenyan authorities and all the stakeholders need to tackle the […]

True Peace Does Make A World of Positive Difference!

Friday, September 11th, 2015

We have always indicated and passionately argued that peace matters for society, the people as individuals and collectively, and for the world! Reasons for that are always obvious and self-explanatory! The sad reality is that many people, including some of those enjoying the reigns of authority and power, never see it that way! This scenario, […]

Kenya’s Education System Needs a Boost!

Sunday, August 9th, 2015

Education, as we know, is key to development! First, it makes individuals truly civilized by helping them build and strengthen their character! It instills in those who undergo it skills that enable them tackle the challenges of life! In short it empowers the people! By so doing, it reduces chances of such people to engage […]

Kenya’s Constitution Should not be Watered down, Diluted and Weakened!

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Kenya had a very good Constitution at its independence! The supreme law which was negotiated by diverse Kenyan communities and the Colonial Administration was very strong and spelt a federal system of government for the country with each region in Kenya enjoying federal autonomy. The devolved system of government was meant to prevent what Kenya’s […]

Hatred is Great Shame on Modern Society!

Sunday, April 19th, 2015

Quite often, people talk about hatred as if it is just a word. They hardly know how inhuman, dehumanizing and excruciatingly agonizing it can be until (God forbid!) they get subjected to it! Victim of hatred know truly well the pain and injustice it causes! No one of course will want to be subjected to […]

Kenya’s Democracy Should Always Progress!

Sunday, February 22nd, 2015

Organized society is unique! It is designed and built deliberately to ensure all humans co-exist in harmony. That of course is why laws are enacted to ensure such harmonious co-existence! However, we know that organized society is as diverse as there are nations, races, peoples, tribes and states enjoying legal, cultural and political sovereignty and […]

Kenya Must Move Ahead!

Sunday, December 21st, 2014

Positive change is good and essential for society and the people! Any progressive, civilized society should always keep improving by carrying out positive change continually! If society keeps improving, it stays strong and can never ever make mistakes that can hurt society and harm the people! It is notable that many groups, people, societies, communities, […]

Africa Should Not Be a Perpetual Experimenting Ground for Violence!

Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

Violence is a problem that society is better off without. We have often argued for the urgent need and necessity to end the culture of all forms of violence, abuses, injustice, exclusion, invidious discrimination, killings, corruption, impunity, trickery, sophistry and intolerance amongst other vices and malpractices. It is thus both discouraging and extremely saddening that […]

Lessons from the Syrian Crisis

Monday, September 2nd, 2013

Peace, as we all know, is never an event. It is a process. It is in fact a journey that never ends. It is a process that is marked by proactive problem-solving and continual positive change. People and society forget that and put all in society at risk. That is indeed why Sria, Egypt, the […]

The World Should Enhance the Culture and Practice of Fairness!

Friday, May 24th, 2013

Today we live in a literally diverse world. Globalization has made almost every community, place, city, town, even village, and so on, a meeting point of individuals of diverse origins, backgrounds, cultures, etc. People who speak totally different languages and hailing from different places live and work together or study together. The modern world is […]


Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

Kenya held a peaceful election on March 4, 2013. That was indeed a great achievement, a true marked contrast with the chaotic elections of 2007 and the skirmishes which ensured! Kenyans, as we had predicted, proved to be truly careful and smart. They had been bitten once and are always twice shy. We believe that […]


Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

Kenyans go to the polls on Monday, March 4, 2013, to elect its leaders! This will be a historical moment as Kenyans pick their leaders for the first time since a new constitution was enacted. The last general elections in 2007 generated a lot of controversy due to disputed results and that led to high […]

Stop the Insanity of Violence!!!

Saturday, November 24th, 2012

The year 2012 has been a very difficult year. It has been a year marked with very many negatives. Poverty and unemployment took the toll on many people. Then there have been recent escalation and re-emergence of violence. There was violence in Syria the whole year round. Violence also occurred quite recently in DR Congo, […]


Saturday, August 25th, 2012

It is very good to know that South Sudan became independent recently and hence secured an ample opportunity to ensure return to peace in the world’s newest democracy! The leaders of that country have indeed every opportunity to rebuilt their country and enable the citizenry to built their lives for the betterment of the same […]

Violating Kenya’s Supreme Law Can Lead to Violence!

Sunday, March 18th, 2012

Kenya enacted a new constitution in a bid to ensure the chaos it experience in 2007/2008, following a disputed election result, does not recur! As matters look today, violating the new supreme law seems the habit and that can lead to trouble! The English say that old habits die hard! However, when good  laws are […]

Error Correction Essential Always!

Sunday, January 22nd, 2012

We keep learning each and every day! Sometimes what we know is erroneous and by searching and learning we get to know better! That means when we know better we should always trash or correct any erroneous things among us in order to make things better. There are always errors we discover from time to […]


Monday, November 28th, 2011

STOP THE VIOLENCE People anywhere desire, want and need peace! The benefits of peace need neither explaining nor narration! The importance of peace is indeed obvious to everyone, anywhere, everywhere, anytime, every time, all the time, always! Peace is thus needed all the time, every time, always, anywhere, everywhere, and ever! However, violence in many […]

Somalia Peace Process on the Right Track

Wednesday, November 16th, 2011

Somalia has been in turmoil for decades which has proved so bad for Somalis as well as to the neighboring countries in the region as well as to sea travel in the Indian Ocean. Recently Kenya joined the African Union Peace Keepers by sending its troops to Somalia in a bid to help restore law […]


Saturday, September 3rd, 2011

Peace is so important in our lives that if it goes away, all that we enjoy including our lives stand threatened. Our hope in the future boils away. Our goals,aspirations and dreams in life become meaningless. Yet, when we enjoy peace we do not know how fragile and important it is until that moment that […]

The US Needs to Do More and Better at Home to Make the World Better!

Thursday, August 25th, 2011

The world is changing real fast. It is changing in almost every sphere. Technology is changing every day, making things much easier. Repression in public and private affairs is yielding to freedom and liberty in many places around the world. The developing world is being revolutionized by the ideals of liberty, freedom ad democratic principles […]

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