Long before chairs were born, stools were available to everyone. Then chairs arrived and thrones were born. Now influence and power in one form or the other is held in a chair of some kind. Yet at the margins exist many, from occupiers of barstools to users of milking stools who have a voice, an opinion or an analysis….Sit here, join us. For though we don't have a chair we still have a point. Leonard Wanyama (@LennWanyama ), based at the SID Nairobi office, manages this blog.
The Wooden Stool's Blog
Progress Incorporated: The dominant development paradigm in Rwanda is at a crossroads
Submitted on the 5th of February 2016 by The Wooden Stool.
It must always come as a shocker to anyone whenever Rwanda is declared the most unequal country in East Africa. The country is a model for development and its supporters vouch for...
Kenyans should assertively protect public schools from further land grabbing
Submitted on the 26th of January 2016 by The Wooden Stool.
Leonard Wanyama | Despite huge public outcry against grabbing of land at the Lang’ata Road Primary School exactly one year ago, a company called Kensom Holdings Ltd. tried...