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
Recently, one of our mentors in medical school committed suicide. Everyone was shocked. He was the happiest lecturer we knew and he had international accolades for his clinical and scholarly contributions to medicine. He was a loving husband, a doting ...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
During the times that I travel to other countries I notice many things; one of the small things I notice is that, in most of these countries, there are no security guards with metal detectors at the entrance of public ...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 question ...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 Kenyans ...Read more
Do you know its wrong to use one password on more than one website to log in?
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. ...Read more
Gaslighting in relationships refers to a situation where one partner makes the other doubt their sanity, intelligence, and generally their capabilities. The victim begins to think that they are not good enough and will often look for the approval of ...Read more
Have you ever read any of her works? How did any of his works inspire you? For me she gave me a worldview of autobiographical literature and activism. My favorites work my her “why the cage bed sings” and “phenomenal woman”
Which quote motivates you and keeps you going?
Facebook has a new context button that is somehow designed to provide more background and information on the publishers and links that appear in News Feed so people can decide for themselves what to read, trust and share. The context button ...Read more
News stories about Africa reported by various western media tow the same line. If it isn’t about war, the an epidemic struck or a coup d’etat. There are barely any stories that reflect positive perceptions of Africa to the rest ...Read more
The French President, Macron yesterday issued a decision to cancel a permit issues by the municipality of Paris to create a Turkish school in it. I’m just half an hour, the Turkish presidency, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, also issued a decision ...Read more
It’s difficult to talk about freedom of the media in Africa today, without talking about the worrying events happening in East Africa, particularly in Sudan, Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania. What does the rise of popular online forums across Africa say ...Read more
There is always one big problem that if solved, often leads to other solutions. Take for instance, reducing the number of accidents in a factory definitely increases production.