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Life happened

Post Views = 1469 Before the year of 2020 went to an eternal slumber, I knocked on another man’s door on a pretty cheery Thursday morning, at the heart of Kilimani. A burly man with a smile as big as an elephant’s ear and a desert of baldness on his head opened the door. For a moment I stood there …

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Happy Holidays

Post Views = 11427 Last Saturday I was seated in Java, Gigiri, with a friend I’ve recently made. She’s become someone who is the epicentre of my current affairs. If you happened to bolt in on that day, into the Java, you’d have obviously noticed my restlessness. You could, without doubt, conclude that I didn’t belong, not only by the …

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Freedom is coming, tomorrow

Post Views = 15243 I had a strange feeling of taking another title for this article. This title would have been No Longer At Ease. For a few reasons, including the fact that Chinua Achebe might turn in his grave, I decided to stick to what I can truly justify. But what is really freedom, if at all it is …

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Whims Of Justice: The Amicus Curiae

Post Views = 13123 I’ve slept in several cells more than I can ever care to count. This is not to say that I am a bad man. Doing what I do, the risk is bigger, more enemies, and the law always waits for me around the corner. When you begin to make bigger steps in life, you realize that …

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Money and Power

Post Views = 45412 Now the story below is going to sound like science fiction or a script from an American badass movie. Well, I don’t care but what I can tell you is that it is a long read. Brace yourself for 11 minutes plus of reading. When you have money, you have power. When you have power, everybody …

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Love can do it

Post Views = 41746 Before you begin to look for my hand, let me tell you that I cut it. I am not likely going to be writing soon because of that. And if you’re asking how I managed to write this prelude, it is because you’re not technologically woke enough as you might think to be. Whoever wrote the …

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