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Dr Mukhisa Kituyi Reveals the Origin of Bottom UP Economics

Former UNCTAD Secretary-General Dr Mukhisa Kituyi has revealed today the origin of the bottom-up economic model. While speaking to NTV news on Monday evening the Secretary-General was asked whether he believed in the bottom-up economics that is being popularized by the Deputy President.

He replied by revealing that former US president Barrack Obama first popularized the idea during his campaigns in 2008, whereby he argued that incentives should be given to the lower class instead of the rich. Obama was against the tradition of giving investors tax reliefs.

He added by saying that many Kenyans are hearing of the idea for the first time though it has been there and he was familiar with it.

Dr Mukhisa has already declared his interest in vying for the presidency come 2022 general election and he has remained firm despite him not being strong politically.

Other politicians who have shown interest in the top seat include Raila Amollo Odinga, Musulia Mudavadi, Kalonzo Musyoka, Dr Afred Mutua, etc.

Concerning the Government Mukhisa said that it was important for different arms of Government to work together for instance the judiciary and Parliament ought to have some background coordination for the smooth running of government

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