He flashed his Kenyan pasport when he arrived at the airport in the capital of his country of birth. He has been living outside for many years. Part of the diaspora.
Now Ngugi wa Thiong’o has returned to his country Kenya to celebrate 50 years of ‘Weep not, child’. Very soon after arrival he had talks with one of the foremost politicians, not in the government, nor parliament, Raila Odinga.