Tom Cholmondeley

May 9, 2009

Cholmondeley and Me

It was one o’clock in the morning and my beeping phone woke me. One of my papers had been calling, late, very late. I called them back. "Tom Cholmondeley has just been arrested. He shot someone on his land," said the night news editor in London. "Where’s that coming from?" My fuzzy mind knew it […]

July 8, 2008

The Trouble with Kenya

After two years bedding down with rats and cockroaches in Kamiti Maximum Security Prison, Tom Cholmondeley was finally able to start his defence today. We may even have a verdict next month, although Keriako Tobiko is probably not done with his stalling tactics. Today the session was adjourned at lunch because Kenya’s director of public […]