Kenya is small country tucked comfortably in East Africa, bordering Tanzania to the South, Uganda to the West, South Sudan to the North West, Ethiopia to the North, Somalia to the East and Indian Ocean to the South East. According to Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS), Kenya is home to close to 47 million
I'm engulfed by darkness as I scribble on this tattered notebook. It is by luck they allowed me to keep it. Soon my pen will run out of ink and my world will grow from darkness to emptiness. Here I sit on the cold floor prison floor, stuck between the past that I don't belong
So it’s all about competition, Its all about that high position Its never about the common mwanainchi Who knows us? Who knows we exist? They don’t know the shanty we come from. We think we fighting for our nation Unity being our only mission We believe in their lies, their big ‘vision’ Wake up mwanainchi
Savannah of Lions and Morans our fatherland the land of Mau Mau the land of the lionhearted the land we know as home the land soaked with our heroes blood for our freedom the land going to the dogs the land sold away the land betrayed we shall redeem our land (Refrain) we shall redeem
Kenya lies across the equator in the general area of east-central Africa. It borders Ethiopia to the north, Uganda to the west, Tanzania to the south, Somalia to the east and Sudan to the northwest. It is however perhaps most strategically positioned to the extent that it abuts the Somali Peninsula to the northeast. Off
Corruption breeds inequality. Life and success become more about who you know and who you can suppress in one form or another.
I have watched time stretch like a mirage in the desert. The day of my release remains phenomenal. Two years have sluggishly passed since I was accosted by three menacing police as I was trotting down Aga Khan Walk. They twisted my hands and grotesquely pinned them on my back, blindfolded me and threw me
Soldiers are trained and equipped to defend their country or take part in foreign missions. The training they got made them tough, even though they don’t always win during combat. I didn't join the Ghana army. I tried to but I didn’t succeed. When I left my family, my experience was similar to military training and
"Hescuse me ha behg your pardon, this your story no dey add up, this your fabu it dey mad ko, but who am I to take an action?" are lyrics of a song sung by Falz. When a lawyer leaves the profession to pursue a creative career in rap, there are many forces that try to dissuade
In the last few weeks, Ivory Coast has been dealing with soldiers that took over several cities around the country. A little background will help understand the situation. In 2002, Ivory Coast slipped into a civil war. The northern part of the country was controlled by Muslims and the southern part was controlled by Christians.