Michuki Gave ‘Implementation’ its True Meaning
The Daily Nation
February 25, 2012
Commentary by: Calestous Juma, director of the Center’s Science, Technology, and Globalization Project; principal investigator, Agricultural Innovation in Africa; member of the Belfer Center Board of Directors
Topic: John Michuki, Kenya’s Minister of Environment and Natural Resources
“John Michuki will be remembered by many for his bold acts as a Cabinet minister.
He will be fondly recalled for bringing order to the matatu industry.
Or for ordering the raid on the offices of the Standard newspaper and justifying his acts.
Yet, long after his specific actions as a minister are forgotten, Michuki will be remembered for his dedication to ‘getting things done’, or ‘implementation.’”