What gangster life is this? Is fighting now a necessary qualification to join city politics?”
Apparently we live in a represented democracy and the people elected represent us. Over the past few months, I’ve been wondering what Nairobi has become. Who is representing us and are they really a reflection of us? Do we behave this way? We have seen our governor recording his "achievements" and using unconventional methods to solve issues.
However, the most recent mindboggling, cringing and discombobulated moment was watching Speaker Beatrice Elachi being kicked out of her office.
The news video showed her standing beside a dark mahogany table. The kind that you only purchase at brand furniture stores and probably costs about six figures. And she tested her pepper spray to make sure that