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(From The Nation (Kenya) - AAGM)
Byline: Joseph Kopejo
The recent so-called tribal clashes in Laikipia District and other areas in the Rift Valley are, in fact, a vicious struggle over the dwindling natural resources - land, pastures or water. That these conflicts have pitted different communities against one another is just a coincidence.
What we have been witnessing is only the latent phase of a major conflict. All the clashes so far have been over one natural resource or the other. Politicians have only been the match that ignites the fire. And to start a fire, surely you need more than a match.
The potential of more than 85 per cent of …