Revealing the Bones in the closets of Kenya’s senior counsels

By Vanquished Vanquisher The rank “Senior counsel” is a revered title in the Kenyan legal profession. It is conferred by the president upon lawyers who are said to be of “high professional integrity” and who have served as Advocates for a period of more 15 years. The honour is a local mirror replica of the … Continue reading Revealing the Bones in the closets of Kenya’s senior counsels

Finally, the evil triumphs over Good; the House of Mumbi preference for crooks as leaders is highly flummoxing

By Vanquished Vanquisher Beware of the Ides of March! Evils and omens hangs on the horizons; like vultures waiting for a succumbing prey to savour the carcass. The Ides is March 15. The day when the evil Brutus assassinated the valiant Julius Ceaser. The evils of Ides visited Kenya early in the morning as they … Continue reading Finally, the evil triumphs over Good; the House of Mumbi preference for crooks as leaders is highly flummoxing

Tribe based Contracts and tribal hostilities in Kenya; Revealing the nexus

By Vanquished Vanquisher Ancient tribal pacts and unions are usually the fuel for the present day inter-tribal warfare in Kenya. Most of the communities involved in hostilities trace the cause to some historical bond and brotherhood gone haywire. The fatal infighting between Pokomo and orma, Samburu and Rendile, Turkana and Pokot people, to an outsider, … Continue reading Tribe based Contracts and tribal hostilities in Kenya; Revealing the nexus