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I don't count!

“I don’t count”, he said, “for I have many”; when I asked how many children he had.
“and I don’t count my wives either”, he added. 88 more words


Stanley and the Congo

This is the second part of my account of the biography of H M Stanley as related by Tim Jeal. In the previous part he met Dr Livingstone. 2,955 more words


EIB support new lake Victoria water scheme

At a time when the drought is, once again, affecting the lives of millions of Kenyans, the European Union is supporting a project that can dramatically improve access to clean water for the population of the Kisumu area. 874 more words


KENYA: Migingo Island Once Disputed Between Uganda And Kenya

Migingo is a 2,000-square-metre (0.49-acre; 0.20-hectare) island, in Lake Victoria.

The island was the center of a low-level territorial dispute between Kenya and Uganda and is extremely densely populated. 978 more words

[Away from] Home for the Holidays: Reflections on Christmases Spent Across Oceans

Some memories, in pictures and words, from Christmases spent in Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France; Fez, Morocco; and Kisumu, Kenya. One month past Christmas isn’t too late for a Christmas post, is it? 626 more words