SOCIETY

EQUITY OR EQUALITY: A CRITIQUE OF RESOURCE NATIONALISM IN KENYA’S OIL AND GAS SECTOR
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By Fernados Ombaso Introduction Resource nationalism equates to increased national control of extractive resources with the more equitable distribution of their benefits. It emanates from the general duty of the…

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Nairobi’s slum residents pay a high price for low quality services
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Debabrata Talukdar Professor, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York About 56% of Kenya’s urban population currently lives in slums. Nairobi even hosts one of the largest slums…

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Is the right to strike under a threat? : The ploy of injunctions to pulverize teacher strikes in Kenya.
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By Joshua Malidzo Nyawa “Heads, I win; Tails, you lose.” Harper Lee, in her most cited novel, To kill a mockingbird, describes the habits of the people living in Maycomb,…

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EAST AND WEST HOME IS BEST NOT CHINA OR WESTERN COUNTRIES: THE NEW KENYA POLICE UNIFORM LOOKS SO CHINESE
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Vine Deloria, a champion of decolonization, gives a basis to investigate colonization. In his essay entitled “Trickster and Messiah” wrote: ‘The burning question that should occupy our time should concern…

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HOW PROPOSED TAXES WILL PUNISH THE YOUTH, UNEMPLOYED AND HOI POLLOI
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By Steve Ogolla Preamble For the avoidance of doubt, the proposed taxes are illegal for being arbitrary, chaotic, excessive, oppressive, and out rightly punitive. A reading of the President’s Memorandum…

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