The post, innocent on the surface, indicates that Kenya, and Africa by extension, has never really moved away from a virulent and crippling mindset. This mindset gauges an ethnic community’s progress by the number of tribesmen appointed as Cabinet ministers, principal secretaries and heads of parastatals. When a person runs down a ministry or bankrupts a parastatal, everyone, including the community from which the managers belong, suffers. All who dared to do so ended up in jail, or worse, irrespective of their ethnic nationality. AdvertisementThere are two competing ideas that will determine whether we remain a backward nation characterised by poverty and dysfunction.
Source: Daily Nation November 26, 2022 11:51 UTC