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Kenya's Contrasting Responses to Border Conflict with Ethiopia and Somalia

Last Friday, Ethiopian forces killed three Kenyan police officers and a village chief during a cross-border attack in pursuit of Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) rebels. 546 more words


When Will Kenyans Say Enough Is Enough?

I recently started paying attention. Attention to the simple things that affects the day to day running of Kenya. It’s funny how you can easily remain self-absorbed as you think and tell yourself you hate politicians and that’s why you don’t vote or bother with anything to do with policy and governance. 474 more words


At last some rain!!! The Milgis is Smiling!


For months and months every morning we would wake up to this…..YES totally unbelievably beautiful BUT not a cloud in the sky.. 514 more words



This week was our last week with the little ones at the nursery school and the girls in our after school group at the primary school, as it was their last day before their Christmas holiday. 624 more words


Truck Life

Location: Karen, Kenya

Volunteering completed monkey and mouse left the village we had anchored ourselves to for two weeks to begin a truly nomadic lifestyle where we wouldn’t stay out anywhere for longer than four days. 316 more words


Owiso Odera

Owiso Odera was born in Khartoum, Sudan to Kenyan parents.

He got his M.F.A. in acting from the University of California, San Diego and has been seen on the big screen ( 146 more words


Mtatus, Malls and Ox Balls

Whilst volunteering in Nairobi we also got up to a lot of other things. Firstly we were introduced to Mtatus. These are 14 people mini buses that up to 25 people cram into for the cost of 5 cents to get pretty much anywhere you want. 517 more words