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...

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...

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...

What I do on Social Media

My name is Stephen Musyoka. Some of friends simple call me “Syoks.” I always wanted to be someone that creates stuff; someone who ignites conversations....

Trump team asking tough question about Africa, looking to cut aid and compete with...

There have been question marks about the directions of America-Africa relations after the election of Donald Trump as US president. Trump, who has visited...

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...

3 young men making a life out of chapatis’s in Kayole

By Omeno Thomas-via Facebook THERE are four young men cooking chapatis daily somewhere in Kayole. I am a lover of chapos and therefore their potential...

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...