Nurse who dreams of a cure for cancer

BY CARO ROLANDO Nursing is often mistakenly perceived as a uniform profession – one that consists of general patient care and assistance. But there’s a lot more nuance to this … “…READ MORE”

No more bad hair days

BY JAMES KAHONGEH Jared Babu, 36, is an expert in micropigmentation, and is one of only a handful of specialists in the country who treat alopecia, or abnormal hair loss. … “…READ MORE”

A violin is like a jealous lover

BY JAMES KAHONGE In 2009, a visiting South Korean musician performed a Hungarian classical folk piece of music by Johannes Brahms at Alliance Boys High School. Chilumo Mbwana, then a … “…READ MORE”

Jason Dunford; Kenya’s greatest swimmer

BY JAMES KAHONGEH He is 30 now, retired and describes this sport as a part of who he is. Inarguably the greatest swimmer Kenya has ever had. His swimming exploits … “…READ MORE”

Do you like Banks Interest Loan in Kenya?

  • Yes 8%
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Open your eyes, opportunity is all around you

BY DAISY OKOTI Located in Mathare slums in Nairobi is Ghetto Foundation where, on any given day, you will find a group of youth working on eco-friendly packaging bags and … “…READ MORE”

Dr Wandia Njoya

BY DAISY OKOTI Besides being passionate about her job, Wandia is also very vocal on social and mainstream media on issues that touch on gender, culture, as well as politics. … “…READ MORE”

This is what we think about sex and relationships

BY JAMES KAHONGEH University is perhaps the most exciting phase in one’s life, and the place where many have their first relationship. While some of these relationships withstand the test … “…READ MORE”

Naomi Barasa

Naomi Barasa is the Campaign Coordinator for Amnesty International, Kenya. How did you become campaign coordinator for Amnesty International? I was 18 when I joined the mainstream human rights field. … “…READ MORE”

There is no better teacher than university

BY JAMES KAHONGEH If people were to open up about their experiences in the university, the stories would be a blend of exciting, inspiring, shocking and even spine-chilling accounts. Besides … “…READ MORE”

Employment or freelancing?

BY LILYS NJERU You have graduated or will graduate in a year or two’s time. Whatever stage you are at, you either intend to get a job or start your … “…READ MORE”