I Will Be Diaspora’s Voice in Parliament-Elijah Memusi

By Mukurima Muriuki, Los Angeles Kenyans living in the West Coast of the United State have challenged the government to rein in on insecurity, corruption...

An Extra Week in Kenya, but Not by Choice

My name is Carol Kamau Macungie. Last year, I bought two round-trip tickets to Kenya from JustFly, an online service that finds inexpensive flights....

Kenya’s Calestous Juma Receives 2017 Breakthrough Paradigm Award

The Breakthrough Institute has named Calestous Juma the recipient of the 2017 Breakthrough Paradigm Award. Professor Juma will accept the prize on stage at...

Boston Community Organizes to Stop Kenyan Student’s Deportation

The Student Immigrant Movement delivered 1,800 petition signatures to DHS trial attorney in Boston demanding Tomoni's deportation be stopped. Boston-area community leader Tomoni Mwamunga, born...

This Summer Bunny Will Always Complain

By Wacheera wa Gathaithi Wacha now I tell you why WE “Summer Bunnies” are so annoying. So I buy my ticket while checking the exchange rate-...

Kenya’s Tom Lalampaa bags the coveted Stanford University’s Bright Award

When Tom Lalampaa was young, his father gave him and his older brother a choice: One could take over the family’s cattle herd in...

Kenyan boy who received life-saving heart surgery in San Antonio, Texas, departs

A Kenyan boy who came to San Antonio to receive a life-saving heart procedure is returning home on Monday. Watch Video HERE   Hamza was born...

Kenyan community stands with Qui as she fights Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

By Mukurima Muriuki The thought today of a 28 year old woman renders the image of a career, developing relationships, perhaps nights out with friends,...

From a Kenya newspaper correspondent to heading an Ivy League media team

Martin Mbugua is the new Assistant Vice President of Communications at Carnegie Mellon University, where he will coordinate outreach to local, national and international...

Coming to America as a 13 Year Old Kenyan

I still recall when I was only 13 years old, on a cold Saturday morning, my mom said to me; ‘Wash your face we...