-: May, 2022 / Julius Musungu

Open letter to the commissioner General of Prisons

Sir, Congratulations on your appointment as the new supremo of the Kenya Prison Service (KPS). It is not every day that a senior military commander is yanked from a well-deserved and presumably ...
-: May, 2022 / Julius Musungu

MUSING OF A SECURITY CHIEF

I am gazing at the Dusit 2 Complex; The Complex Where the Al Shabaab had stormed in and killed 21 and injured scores of others in the second week of January 2019. After all, that is mainly what I ...
-: Aug, 2020 / Julius Musungu

SECURITY ANALYSIS FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2020

 As expected COVID -19 continued to dominate the national news with the virus cases continuing to increase drastically across the country. The month of July recorded more than a 14k increase in ...
-: Mar, 2020 / Julius Musungu

MUSINGS OF A SECURITY GUARD

Elam Shitembete Shiundu sat in his Kibera- Laini Saba home and carefully brushed his regulation issue boots. It was the third time he was doing it in the afternoon. He carefully removed the ...
-: Apr, 2019 / Julius Musungu

THE SRI LANKA RESURRECTION ATTACK

  Seven suspected suicide bombers attacked three Christian churches and three five star hotels killing over 300 and injuring 400. It was the worst terrorist attack in the country since the ...
-: Apr, 2019 / Julius Musungu

Drive Today Security Analysis

A SPECIAL PAPAL PLEA FOR PEACE   Pope Francis in a dramatic gesture went down on his knees and kissed the feet of President Silva Kiir and of Dr Riek Machar and implored the two leaders to ...
-: Apr, 2019 / Julius Musungu

THE MANWATCHER -1

My name is Abednego Shipangalia and I am the resident watchman of a gated residential community; It is Thursday, mid-month and is exactly 6 o’clock in the evening when I arrive to the gate of the ...
-: Apr, 2019 / Julius Musungu

Drive Today Analysis

  PRESIDENT BASHIR EXISTS THE STAGE   On April 11, 2019, President Bashir of Sudan left power after nearly four months of protests and a dozen deaths. The announcement by the Sudan’s military ...
-: Apr, 2019 / Julius Musungu

Drive Today Analysis

THE FALL OF THE ISLAMIC STATE The Syrian Defence Forces (SDF) A US-backed alliance of Syrian fighters, early in the week announced that the jihadist group Islamic State (IS) has lost the last ...
-: Jul, 2018 / Julius Musungu

BACK GROUND CHECKS

How well do you know your domestic manager? The country woke up on the morning of 8th of June with reports that a 26-year-old domestic manager (Maid or Mboch?) in Muhoroni had apparently ...