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Mugithi explored and explained: Retracing the roots of Kikuyu popular music

Have you ever been a part of mugithi?

Did you know that mugithi as we know it has been doing rounds for more than three decades? 24 more words

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The Kikuyu Medicine Man


For the story behind the photo see The Medicine Man



Kenya 1955

When war comes it can rip your… 44 more words


“We Should Not Give the Government to People who were not Circumcised”

This will read like a movie, sadly it is a true story, these are tweets adopted from.

@JFJustice who describes themselves as Africa’s information portal for International Criminal Justice. 1,442 more words



Young boys – curious, uncertain –  at a wedding near Thika, Kenya, in the late 1970s.

I think I was the only non-African at this ceremony, and so an object of great curiosity to all the youngsters there. 28 more words


#WhoWeAreKE - Kuijitambua

The artist is a mother of two. She has also served as the chairperson for the Samburu Council of Elders.

“Our numbers has been a handicap to achieving any leadership seats within the county. 1,130 more words

Body Mapping The Kenyan Identity


Britain shipped young children out them out like cattle to an overseas slaughter house. “What have I done wrong?”, they silently screamed, for to have shouted aloud would have invited a beating. 1,103 more words

#WhoWeAreKE - Together We Can

The artist is a teacher who lives and works in Eastleigh. He is in his twenties.

I am similar to other Kenyans because I identify myself as a Kenyan.

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