Alex Matere: "Politics is a very expensive endeavor for any young person at this particular stage."
This is according to vocal and popular Political Analyst, Alex Matere, as he was quoted by Ktn News Kenya, as they discussed matters youths in politics ahead of the much anticipated August 2022, polls.Picture for illustrative purpose.
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This attracted lots of reactions where different Kenyans gave different views and opinions as captured below.Picture for illustrative purpose.
*Rather than voting through party lines and manifestos, Kenyans end up voting individuals who will misuse power, disregard the rule of law and illegitimately enrich themselves.
*Our Constitution gives young people the power to go for elective seats. We have these opportunities but it does not mean that they are achievable.
Full remarks here https://t.co/dzfI6Nqa8J
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