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Interior-Cabinet-Secretary-Joseph-ole-Nkaissery

By: Sironka Ole Masharen

When he was appointed Interior CS, I wrote that Nkaiserry would most likely be the most powerful Maasai after the defeat of Ntimama in the last elections. In a meeting in Suswa during the 2005 referendum campaign, veteran politician John Keen persuaded Ntimama to anoint Nkaiserry as Maasai spokesman. At that point in time, the retired Major General was a respectable and well calculating opposition politician. Indeed he was a rising star.

When I listened to him talk and directing the police to maim innocent Kenyans, I saw a retrograding man with no modicum of respect left of him.

The Maasai are the most respectable and renowned people not only in Kenya but also in Africa as a whole. It is therefore incumbent upon Nkaiserry to stop embarrassing them.

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Sironka Ole Masharen
Sironka Ole Masharen was born in Kuku village in 1964. He attended Illasit Primary School, Oloitokitok Boys Secondary Schools and Muguga High for his A-Levels. He rose to be a student leader at Kenyatta University crowned as the KUSA Chairman. He has taught in several Secondary Schools since 1991 and even served as a principal until the year 2003. He was briefly involved in parliamentary politics. He is a prolific writer, having authored the famous "Maasai Pioneers". He is currently researching, writing and authoring Maasai books. Email: sironka@loitokitok.com