The reluctant politician: Born in Kenya, made in South Korea

In 1995, a lanky 21-year-old, then a student at the Kenya Polytechnic (now Technical University of Kenya) represented Kenya in the first ever Mr...

My relatives wrote me off because I was born into poverty; today I am...

My father was born in the typical Luo polygamous homestead. Growing up, we did not have much. In class three, I remember a conversation...

Man who spent 17 years in prison now a Ph.D candidate studying criminology.

Many twenty-somethings spend their formative years between classes and exams, expanding their knowledge. Chico Tillmon spent his 20s — and his 30s — in...

Woman Shares Photo Of Enterprise Rent-A-Car Employee Helping Out With Her 11 Month Old...

Coty Vincent’s photo shared to Facebook reportedly shows John Goodlett, an employee in Tulsa, Okla., who held one of her sons as she did...

From being an addict to a record 5th Olympics. How Michael Phelps rediscovered his...

Michael Phelps made history today as the first male swimmer to make 5 consecutive Olympics. Even more incredibly, he has achieved it just 2...

Ghanaian millionaire quits Microsoft to build university that Educates young Africans

At a time when quite a number of Africans queue up at the embassies of foreign countries, with the hope of being granted visas...

Are you a corporate BMW or Range Rover Sport?

By Amasi Mwela. There I was, comfortably driving on the N1 on my way to have drinks with some friends of mine on the East...

Far from Hollywood, the life of Charles Gitonga Maina is a complicated tale

It’s six miles from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to the Nairobi neighborhood of Buruburu, but the drive, in a city with only a couple...

5 Extraordinary Business Lessons From Self-Made Billionaires

Billionaires are a whole other class of people, right? They must be smarter than the rest of us. Stronger. Luckier. Better. What if billionaires are just...

15 very inspiring quotes by Michelle Obama.

1. 'You may not always have a comfortable life and you will not always be able to solve all of the world's problems at...