Monthly Archives: May 2012
Kenya Defence Forces yesterday gunned down 14 al shabaab militias at the port of Kismayu.
In a release to newsrooms Colonel Cyrus Oguna said KDF was carrying out routine patrol when they encountered the militia.
Today the world celebrates World Press Freedom day. As we celebrate the day, I am reminded that we are members of the ‘fourth estate.’ In the same league with the cabinet,the legislature and judiciary.
Despite the gains in press freedom in Kenya and indeed Africa, can members of the fourth estate celebrate this gain? What does a free press mean to a journalist? Does it only means easy access to information and freedom to publish(disseminate) the same? Can the press be grouped with the other three estates?