Gem elders seek to appease Odera Akang'o's spirit after cell is demolished

Gem elders seek to appease Odera Akang’o’s spirit after cell is demolished

If Odera Akang’o was alive today, several people in Gem constituency and Siaya County at large would now be doing time in lonely cells, nursing injuries after receiving several strokes of the cane.  Known for...

To have and to hold

Twenty-three years old Martha grew up in Majengo, a low-income neighborhood in the county of Mombasa, Kenya. Her mother sold groceries at Kongowea market while her father was doing odd jobs to fend for...
Intersex student seeks help after childhood corrective surgery goes awry

Intersex student seeks help after corrective surgery goes awry

Bewildered, traumatized, terrified, these are words that come close to describing the turmoil facing Ezekiel Mwaleghu, a 19-year old form-one student at a secondary school in Voi Sub-County. Mwaleghu spends most of his days holed...
Fear of the Coronavirus pandemic fizzling out

Fear of the Coronavirus pandemic fizzling out

The fear of the novel Coronavirus pandemic seems to be fizzling out in Nakuru County. It appears as if the tsunami people were waiting for, receded and faded quietly, albeit in their minds. The talk and...

Snail meat safe since its not contaminated, claims Nakuru snail farmer

Some 15km from Nakuru town there is a whirlwind of activity at Ms. Wangui Waweru’s farm where she rears in her own words “a delicacy” but what many Kenyans consider inedible and disgusting. As Ms...

Young man’s vision for a clean healthy globe

Twenty two-year-old Mohammed Hussein also known as Husni as commonly referred to by his peers, enjoys being surrounded by garbage-free clean neighbourhoods. The final year journalism student at Technical University of Mombasa often mobilises family,...

New technology and gender stereotyping

Technology has greatly impacted in our lives either positively or negatively. Without it, there would be no development in the world. However, while human development cannot occur without technological innovation and diffusion, it has distorted...

The magical air transport that shocked the world

You may have read and heard about pilots who have successfully controlled planes in the air after developing mechanical problems or during severe weather. For sure as a passenger you will not know what pilots,...

New milestone towards a polio-free world, but there is no time to relax

In another historic step for humanity towards a world free of polio, an independent commission of experts last week on Thursday certified that the second of three types of the wild poliovirus had been...

Climate change, urbanization has made us abandon pastoralism, Maasai elders say

For close to two decades, Lazzaro Ole Saibulu was actively involved in the livestock trade across the Kenyan and Tanzanian border. In his heyday, the 52-year-old was also a revered owner of over 200 goats...
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