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Sometimes best practice in achieving democracy is unrealistic

4 days ago, 12:23

By: Fredrick Golooba- ...

What features should a country’s politics have to justify its categorisation as a “‘democracy?” We seem to have a general consensus, not necessarily informed by serious contextually relevant debate, that they include the following: presidential, parliamentary, and other leadership elections conducted at regular intervals; elections that involve intense, even violent competition among rival political parties; parliaments in which political parties with well thought out policy agendas are represen ...
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@DailyNation - By: Nation Team
Extended Form One admission to close Wednesday

Those selected during the replacement exercise will be expected to report by January 23. ...

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@DailyNation - By: Kennedy Kimanthi
Passport printing grinds to a halt after power blackout

Kihalang’wa said the system was down but has since been running. ...

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@CapitalFMNews - By: Racheal Mburu
Sheikh Gorsa to remain in custody for 30 days in terror probe

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 16 - The Muslim cleric whose arrest led to protests in Marsabit during which three people were killed, will remain in police custody fo - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | C ...

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Helping oust Jammeh was 'absolutely necessary' – Buhari tells Gambian prez. | Africanews

Buhari stressed that in the interest of multi-party democracy, it was important to ensure that Jammeh did not have his way. ...

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Nairobi water shortage looms as reservoirs drop

Water rationing in Nairobi looms large as the reservoirs holding the city’s supplies continue to drop.The Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company now pegs its hopes on the April long rains. Acting MD ...

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@TheStar - By: Maureen Kinyanjui ...
MCAs eject pilot from plane, he later flies without them

Fifteen Nairobi MCAs were on Monday night detained after a misunderstanding between them and management of local airline Fly540. The MCAs who were headed to Mombasa for an investors’ meeting were invo ...

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@TheEastAfrican

Sometimes best practice in achieving democracy is unrealistic

4 days ago, 12:23

By: Fredrick Golooba- ...
What features should a country’s politics have to justify its categorisation as a “‘democracy?” We seem to have a general consensus, not necessarily informed by serious contextually relevant debate, that they include the following: presidential, parliamentary, and other leadership elections conducted at regular intervals; elections that involve intense, even violent competition among rival political parties; parliaments in which political parties with well thought out policy agendas are represen ...
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2 hours ago, 22:46
@DailyNation - By: Nation Team
Extended Form One admission to close Wednesday

Those selected during the replacement exercise will be expected to report by January 23. ...

Category: topnews news
3 hours ago, 21:45
@DailyNation - By: Kennedy Kimanthi
Passport printing grinds to a halt after power blackout

Kihalang’wa said the system was down but has since been running. ...

Category: topnews news
8 hours ago, 17:11
@CapitalFMNews - By: Racheal Mburu
Sheikh Gorsa to remain in custody for 30 days in terror probe

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 16 - The Muslim cleric whose arrest led to protests in Marsabit during which three people were killed, will remain in police custody fo - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | C ...

Category: topnews
Now
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Helping oust Jammeh was 'absolutely necessary' – Buhari tells Gambian prez. | Africanews

Buhari stressed that in the interest of multi-party democracy, it was important to ensure that Jammeh did not have his way. ...

Category: africa topnews news
1 hours ago, 23:42
@TheStar - By: Gilbert [email pr ...
Nairobi water shortage looms as reservoirs drop

Water rationing in Nairobi looms large as the reservoirs holding the city’s supplies continue to drop.The Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company now pegs its hopes on the April long rains. Acting MD ...

Category: topnews news
1 hours ago, 23:42
@TheStar - By: Maureen Kinyanjui ...
MCAs eject pilot from plane, he later flies without them

Fifteen Nairobi MCAs were on Monday night detained after a misunderstanding between them and management of local airline Fly540. The MCAs who were headed to Mombasa for an investors’ meeting were invo ...

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