Politicians should not use land issue as propaganda tool

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Laikipia IDPs receive humanitarian aid at Ol Moran on September 9 2021. Politicians need not invoke the emotive land ownership issue as a propaganda tool in an election year

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Land • Politicians need not invoke the emotive land ownership issue as a propaganda tool in an election year, John T. Mukui says, alluding to the battle between DP William Ruto’s allies and critics. “In Troilus and Criseyde, Geoffrey Chaucer’s poem in the 1380s, we’re advised: ‘And people in glass houses should be wary, and especially of throwing stones be chary.’” His contact is [email protected]

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