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How tribalism has affected development in Kenya

Tribalism in Kenya is not inborn; it cannot be traced to ancient hatreds or warfare from cultures clashing over the ages. The major opposing groups like Luo, Luhya and Kisii of Western Kenya and the GEMA (Kikuyu, Embu and Meru people) from the Mount Kenya area, had little contact with one another before the coming of the colonialists. 389 more words

National Politics

BESHA SHIGANA-RAILA ODINGA

Though highly controversial in nature which earned him a nick name (agwambo) meaning the “mysterious one”, raila odinga has had so many political posts to his name which was no surprise because his family origin-luo tribe in kenya- is in deed a key to political activities in kenya. 27 more words

Entertainment

Fishing at sunset

Remember those days its so chilly that when the evening sun comes up you’d like it to last forever? The suns barely warm despite its look, however those with family have to do what needs to be done to ensure their daily bread. 7 more words

Siaya County

ARCHIVE 310 - ON A FARM IN WESTERN KENYA ... AND WITH HOPES FOR A PEACEFUL GENERAL ELECTION


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Luo people on a farm near Akala, in the far west of Kenya; April 1979.

I love these portraits.  The man is at ease with me and my camera, he knows me well, and in his expression we see nothing contrived, just a calm and direct gaze.  474 more words

Photography

Riding the 'Dancer'

Often associated with canoes on the lake, some locals have upgraded their lake cruisers to reduce transport times between ports..

Siaya County

Singapore Sweep at National Road Championship

(Source: www.myactivesg.com)

Singapore swept the top honours in the open category in the both the men’s and women’s divisions at the mass start road race of the OCBC Cycle National Road Championship on Sunday. 362 more words

Current Affairs

Mandopop singer Show Luo to perform in Singapore this August

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: Mandopop artiste Show Luo Zhi Xiang is set to return to Singapore this August as part of his Show Crazy World Tour, three years after he last took the stage here.  119 more words

Current Affairs