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People who Inspire: Emma Mogaka

EMMA MOGAKA Executive Director – Rural Women Peace Link Last July, I decided to start a series on my blog focusing on profiling people I have met who I respect and have such powerful personal stories. I started some interviews and everything went on ice. Why? To be honest, I don’t really know why, but

Culture Kenya
100 Years of Indian Culture

Earlier last month I was graciously invited to a special event, the centenary celebrations of the Hindu SSDS temple in Nairobi. The temple was established by Indian settlers, on Thursday 26th July 1917 in what was then called Duke Street – now Ronald Ngala street, in Nairobi’s Central Business District (CBD). They further built a

Kenya Pondering Reflections
The Blind Agenda and the Foolhardy Minions

For six weeks my only source of entertainment was Netflix. It was peaceful, I would get occasional news from friends’ comments on Facebook and Whatsapp, which was easy to dismiss. I also didn’t commute that much and never paid much attention to the newspapers. I built my bubble. I liked my bubble; I could afford

Culture Inspiration Kenya Music
Bridging Hearts with Daraja Band

This year I purposed to engage myself more in cultural events. I have never really been the concert going person, but there are tonnes of other things to attend, it was all about finding them. I had a conversation with my friend Kirit about this and we started talking about a band he is in

Kenya Life Lessons
Get out of the Way, Kenya’s Coming!

  I am back on the writing trail and I need to keep at it. I was aptly reminded by this article yesterday. But today I wasn’t quite sure what to write. And in most cases when I feel that way, the next stop is a TED talk. And I came across a video which



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