THE CUTTING EDGE - 8 months ago, 12 June 00:38

DROPPED OFFICERS: Of the 15 Principal Secretaries President Uhuru Kenyatta recently sacked after being sidelined for several months, Githuku Mungai says he empathises mostly with Irungu Nyakera, a “young and well-educated man who had been poached from a bank for the job”. He wonders whether the man actually blundered by agreeing to take up the civil service job. He just cannot understand how a man who had shone in the private sector could have flopped so spectacularly in the government job. His contact is [email protected]


GOING TRIBAL ON GRAFT: Even as most Kenyans relish the renewed campaign against the runaway corruption, especially in the public sector, Kennedy Butiko is rather disappointed that “some people are retreating into their tribal cocoons”. The tendency by some Kenyans to support “our own” when under the spotlight one Kennedy finds disgusting. President Uhuru Kenyatta, he adds, “should draw comfort from the fact ...
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