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DP @WilliamsRuto will not attract the imagination of the masses across the country, without the support of media houses. The media runs elections.

The people will vote for who they want to vote for.....and who they want to vote for will be overwhelmingly dictated by what the media has told them, what the polls explained to them by the media said, and what pundits told them to conclude.
What the Kenyan mainstream media is doing in this electioneering period is interfering in an election.
Ruto and UDA are not being given fair play on the airwaves...and this is the strength of Raila and Azimio.
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SK Macharia seems to have taken over the power broking roles of the late Biwott & Late Chris Kirubi......only this time his chess match is against all odds. Anybody who plays chess can tell you the phrase "I don't make mistakes" is simply a fabrication. 1/6
SK is making the biggest mistake of his lifetime, and betting on the wrong horse, in the name of friendship.
Wrong move SK...wrong move. 2/6
Kenyans should know that the media plays a pivotal role in checking the excesses of government by exposing corruption and the failures of government. An administration that is in bed with the media is bad news for you dear Kenyan. 3/6
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History unfolded today in #Hungary: #Orbán got a #conservative #catholic political newcomer to fight in 2022. @markizaypeter now faces an unprecedented uphill battle since the regime undermined #democracy w/ #informalpower and created a grossly uneven playing field. Thread 🧵1/6 Image
Orban built a hybrid #autocratic state governance in which #cronies/relatives are monopolizing state/EU funds for his benefit. He established additional sources through which he could cement political/economic power even if Fidesz will be replaced by the opposition.2/6
The integrity of the 2022 #elections is in danger as the regime developed new ways to co-opt the process. Besides putting financial pressure on the opposition, it used a network of agents like citizen’s Police for coercive vote-buying, targeting the most deprived electorate 3/6
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2/ #GhostManagement #TechnologicalCapture
"Companies’ connections are like a plate of spaghetti. They have licensing agreements with each other; they even promote each other’s drugs in a number of instances."
3/ #GhostManagement #COI #ProfessionalCapture
"Conversely, doctors who take money from one drug company anticipate getting money from other drug companies—and typically that’s the case. We’ve got doctors who’ve taken money from about 15 different companies in a single year."
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