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Nataka Kuwa Mkenya Mzalendo

Not too long ago, I told someone that Kenya could be a nation of brilliant,innovative,entrepreneurial minds…but with no food to eat. I never thought that I’d come as close as I have to witnessing this very near reality. I salute the great minds putting Kenya on the world map,especially in technology and athletics,a standing ovation […]

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Of Kenyans And Our Peculiarity: Part 3

The more I ponder over this matter,the more I realize just how true and defining the word ‘peculiar’ is for Kenya and her people. Mine is the second generation since independence. All we know about pre-independent Kenya is from classroom work. Our parents were born right around that once monumental time so even they learnt […]

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Of Kenyans And Our Peculiarity: Part 2

First of all,Fridays are officially my most inspired days. Just putting it out there. Part 2. We are a peculiar lot! Kenyans! Why I reiterate this point? It just started raining,after weeks of clouds teasing. Time to trade in the sandals for gumboots! I can imagine all the people whom the rain has caught offguard. […]

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Of Kenyans and Our Peculiarity

Aquila has been observing again, and this is what she has to confess this week. Thinking up this post, it’s funny, was gonna write ‘Of Kenyans and THEIR peculiarity’…was going to be quick to abscond(I love this word) my Kenyan status for this one. And it just so happens that when many a Kenyan speak […]

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LATELY!

I’ve been forced to ponder and ponder hard about life, lately. I have been left no choice but to see life for all its reality, lately. Life,the product of our choices,experiences,lately.Sat under the feet of a sage the other day. Inspired were his words. He said, ‘we are tolerant of ambiguity,discomfort and chaos.’ It isn’t […]