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The right to education goes beyond producing marketable commodities

The right to education goes beyond producing marketable commodities

It is hard to escape a feeling that, almost more than anything else, the results reveal how the education system is failing young Kenyans.
KATIBA: The Handshake, Building Bridges, and Bomas

KATIBA: The Handshake, Building Bridges, and Bomas

“Raila team asks for one-term president” said the Star when reporting the submission it said was to be made by ODM to the Building Bridges Initiative or the Handshake team. The party has since said…
Muthama case: Firearms, courts and fair administration of justice

Muthama case: Firearms, courts and fair administration of justice

Sometimes we are forcefully reminded that, despite the Constitution being a document for the people, old habits still die hard.
Justice for ex-corporal more than three decades later

Justice for ex-corporal more than three decades later

Introduction by Katiba Institute The Star reported about a decision by Justice Chacha Mwita on an Air Force corporal’s case, who got damages for cruel treatment under President Daniel Moi earlier this month. But we were delighted…
Governance: Understanding the parliamentary system

Governance: Understanding the parliamentary system

Raila Odinga wants to see a parliamentary system reintroduced. It has been pointed out many times that ODM were at least complicit in the shift to a presidential system, when MPs met in Naivasha to…