Is the content of the Kenyan curriculum in our schools and universities relevant for the job market and current practice?
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The society we live in constantly reminds us to get married but nobody tells you what to do after the actual marriage ceremony and the couple mostly concentrate more on the ceremony/date than the whole “forever until death does us ...Read more
Given the rising cases of gender-based violence in Kenya and Africa, including those that do not make it to the mainstream media just because the victims are not high profile persons, do you feel like the criminal justice system is ...Read more
Literature is a medium for creative expression. I.e novel, poetry & drama. A powerful tool that can change the mindset of an era. Ngugi’s novels appear to confront a certain perspective, women empowerment, and progress. But is a reality or ...Read more
What would you do if you were President for 6 months? We often complain but offer no alternatives; now, imagine you have all the state machinery & power of the presidency for 6 months – what would you do for ...Read more
Instead of trying to summarize the story, here is the full article including transcripts for evidence and clarity. It is lengthy, but please read in entirety or watch the video below: She Wanted to Help Liberia’s Most Vulnerable Girls. Then ...Read more
This question is based on the current economic reality in which Kenya is knee-deep in debt. It’s also tied to an influx of illegal expatriate who continue to flood our job market whereas very capable Kenyans remain unemployed. Finally, this ...Read more
What do you consider as the most depressing thing in life at the moment?
Karl Marx once described religion as opium for the masses and one is left to wonder if he was right especially given that, in the contemporary world, those who seem to have the most wealth (power & influence) are religious ...Read more
Do we have a reading culture in Kenya?
After graduating from university, I applied several jobs and they had clauses like “2 or 3 or 4 or more years experience”. I have a lot of internship and volunteering on my CV but it doesn’t count. The question I ...Read more
Diane Rwigara is a Rwandan presidential candidate detained in Rwanda for running against Paul Kagame
How can we remove all the executive from power and then take over?
The title of the above question may be misleading, I actually can’t find the words to ask what I would like to as it appears in my head … But here are my thoughts, indulge me for a bit. Sex ...Read more
Upholding democracy in Africa: What ways can social media be used to defeat authoritarianism in Africa?
It is not deniable that the African continent is undergoing a much needed infrastructural transformation. However, this comes at a cost. The question is why are African countries and many others in the developing and emerging worlds having to pay ...Read more