I am The Kagumo Rapper, The Best in Kenya

By Mukurima X Muriuki By the time the sun rises in the East in a small town in Kirinyaga, Kenya, called Kagumo, majority of the...
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How Kenya’s Pio Gama Pinto Influenced Malcolm X to Pan Africanism

Kenya's Pio Gama Pinto is said to have had a major influence on the life of Malcolm X, connecting the famed activist with the...

Gladys Kamande, whose medical case rallied Kenyans to contribute Ksh 8 million, was being...

The last two weeks has shown the best of Kenyans as thought out in the spirit of "harambee" or pulling together.  The story of...

The 1985 Amherst University Protests: Did Uhuru Kenyatta Occupy The President’s Office?

By Mukurima X Muriuki In 1985, Amherst University would undergo an awakening period in its history.  For years, the University, which was by then known...

20 Great Quotes by Raila Odinga

  Yes, people are still heading to Nairobi for jobs. But millions are instead heading to the county governments.   The men and women who paid the...

How I use Social Media to help the less privileged-Ndung’u Nyoro

My name is Ndung’u Nyoro. I was born in Igure Farm, Maji Mazuri (then within Baringo District, but now in Koibatek District). My parents...

How the Vulture and the Little Girl Ultimately led to the Death of Kevin...

When this photograph capturing the suffering of the Sudanese famine was published in the New York Times on March 26, 1993, the reader reaction...

Namibia Pulls Out of ICC

The Namibian government has approved a recommendation by the ruling Swapo Party for the country to withdraw from the widely-discredited International Criminal Court (ICC).Namibia,...

Estimated 40 Kenyans killed as tanker loses control and plows into 11 vehicles

As many as 39 people are reported to have been died in Naivasha, Kenya, and the number could rise, after a tanker carrying inflammable material...

13 Amazing Facts About Thomas Sankara The “Che Guevara” Of Africa.

Neo-colonialism, a term the first leader of an independent Ghana Kwame Nkrumah coined, refers to the indirect ruling of former colonies by their colonizer....