In East Africa, most serious opposition rivals to incumbents at elections are no longer just politicians. They’ve been turned into martyrs.
Bad elections always dim the prospects for peace, stability and long-term development in the EAC region.
When Kenya was formed from different ethnic ‘nations’ by the British in 1895, we did not automatically become Kenyans.
The thing about being young, is that the elderly (almost occasionally uninvited) feel the need to give advice.
The good news is that the greatest transformations happen after major tragedies.