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Transformative Constitution The Katiba Institute, the British Institute for Eastern Africa, the Judicial Training Institute and the Kenya Human Rights Commission held an international conference on interpreting and shaping a transformative constitution from 9- 11…
A few weeks ago I attended a conference on 'Nation Building in East Africa'. One of the speakers at the conference compared nation building in two pairs of countries; each pair comprising a country from…
Friday, 12 September 2014 06:46

SO LONG TOGETHER

To celebrate anniversaries of significant events is almost invariably to turn to memory and nostalgia. Kenya's celebration of fifty years as a nation independent from colonial rule gives me sufficient reason to reflect upon my…
Friday, 12 September 2014 06:16

Kenya @ 50

In Salman Rushdie's 'Midnight's Children', its protagonist/narrator Saleem Sinai tumbled into this world at the turn of 14/15 August 1947, the freedom-at-midnight moment of India's independence, immortalised in Nehru's 'tryst with destiny' speech. That linkage…
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