Kenyan Women Shaping the Safety and Security Agenda

Ms.Monicah Kimeu, the Secretary General of Women in Safety Excellence (WISE). The question of the role of women in peace and security has dominated global discourses over time. But one thing has been clear all along, that to sustain global peace and security, women must make their voices heard, and heard clearly on this important … Continue reading Kenyan Women Shaping the Safety and Security Agenda

Achieving Career Goals is no Easy Task, Here’s What Worked For Me

Choosing the right career path is no easy task. Making the right decision can make a whole world of difference on how you fair on. PHOTO: Chiimbiru Gimode Each one of us, (if you are lucky enough) gets asked what they would like to be in life. This oftentimes happens particularly during our formative stages … Continue reading Achieving Career Goals is no Easy Task, Here’s What Worked For Me

Kissing Frogs Can Be Dangerous, But We Need to Care for Them, Says Expert

Mr. Joash Nyamache Mogaka holds a monitor lizard in the field. PHOTO: Courtesy Mr. Joash Nyamache Mogaka is a man on a mission. A glance at his social media posts gives a glimpse about what is at his heart and soul. The images and videos that dominate his personal space revolve around wildlife, in its … Continue reading Kissing Frogs Can Be Dangerous, But We Need to Care for Them, Says Expert

5,000 Reasons to Thank You!

Since we began this website, 5,000 people have dropped by to gain interest in the stories we generate. This may seem a small thing to celebrate, but it means a lot to us. This is a great milestone.We don't take it for granted. It also means we need to continually do more, to keep you … Continue reading 5,000 Reasons to Thank You!

Eric Liddell, British Olympian Who Refused to Run on a Sunday, Inspiring Globally Acclaimed Movie ‘‘Chariots of Fire’’

Eric Liddell and Harold Abrahams,two legendary British athletes won gold in the 400m and 100m at the 1924 Paris Olympics.While both athletes left an indelible mark on the games in their own right, it was Liddell’s singular refusal to run on a Sunday that became the highlight of the games, inspiring the world acclaimed film, … Continue reading Eric Liddell, British Olympian Who Refused to Run on a Sunday, Inspiring Globally Acclaimed Movie ‘‘Chariots of Fire’’

Crazy Manouvres on Kenyan Roads

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JQlyvZkDUvM The ongoing massive infrastructural projects in Nairobi are presenting huge challenges to motorists and general safety of road users. These barriers on James Gichuru-Rironi road around Kinoo area are an embodiment of the daily inconveniences facing motorists amid the ongoing construction activities.

Before Cold War Divided the World, Driving Already Did, Permanently!

British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill delivers the Sinews of Peace speech at the Westminster College in London on 3rd March 1946.This speech, popularly known as the ''Iron Curtain'' speech, brought to the fore the realities of the Cold War that would engulf the world for nearly half a century. PHOTO: George Skadding. On 5th … Continue reading Before Cold War Divided the World, Driving Already Did, Permanently!

The Making of a ‘‘University of the Future’’: A Conversation with Dr. Kennedy Okongó, Chairman of the University of Embu (UoEm) Council

University of Embu Council Chairman Dr.Kennedy Okongó during a graduation ceremony at the institution in 2020: PHOTO: University of Embu The University of Embu (UoEm), was ranked the best performing state corporation in Kenya for the 2019/2020 financial year, in evaluations undertaken by the Public Service Performance Management Unit at the Ministry of Public Service … Continue reading The Making of a ‘‘University of the Future’’: A Conversation with Dr. Kennedy Okongó, Chairman of the University of Embu (UoEm) Council

The ‘End Justifies the Means’ for Kenyan Man, 38, Who Graduated from Varsity After Nearly 30 Years in the Academic Trenches

Mr.Mathew Nyamlori (centre) with his parents Nerea Diangá (left) and Mr.Thomas Nyamlori (right) after his graduation ceremony at Kenyatta University in July. PHOTO: Mathew Nyamlori. If there was ever an army of people who have suffered in life, and lived to tell the story, Mr. Mathew Aol Nyamlori, would be a Five Star General of … Continue reading The ‘End Justifies the Means’ for Kenyan Man, 38, Who Graduated from Varsity After Nearly 30 Years in the Academic Trenches

Phone Call That Shattered My Life, And a Daddy Who Wouldn’t Be There Again, Forever

My late dad Mr. Charles Gimode. He passed away on 28th May 2019.PHOTO: Chiimbiru Gimode. Memories of my father's sudden death still linger in my mind, like it was yesterday. Exactly this day, two years ago, my father Mr. Charles Gimode left without any goodbye. Without any last word. Just like that. And life has … Continue reading Phone Call That Shattered My Life, And a Daddy Who Wouldn’t Be There Again, Forever