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KENYA IN HISTORY: A chronology of key events:

c 3.3 million BC – Evidence of some of the earliest human tools have been found in Kenya, suggesting that it was the cradle of humanity from which descendents moved out to populate the world. 2,272 more words


Kenya: Politics, Ethnicity and Inspiration

6 weeks ago, I boarded a plane at Heathrow headed for Nairobi, Kenya. I was setting off for 3 weeks to the Kenyan capital and its surrounding areas to conduct research for my MA dissertation. 1,237 more words

We’re Married to the West, the East is just a Fling

If the events leading to the much publicized visit by US President, Barack Obama is anything to go by, I think it is safe to say that we are still married to the West. 672 more words


Mike Sonko links to the Presidency..

In 1963, Kibaki was elected as Member of Parliament for Donholm Constituency subsequently called Bahati and now
known as Makadara in Nairobi .

Mike Sonko was also elected member of parliament for Makadara constituency on September 20th… 138 more words

Anglo Leasing: Are the wheels of justice finally beginning to role?

More than ten years later, the wheels of justice on the Anglo Leasing scandal have begun to roll. The scandal which involved contracts being awarded to phantom firms saw Kenyan tax payers lose billions of shillings. 442 more words

Politics/Current Issues

Rating Kenya's Presidents

Jomo Kenyatta’s regime was corrupt, illiberal and competent. Moi’s was corrupt, illiberal and mediocre. Kibaki’s was corrupt, liberal and competent. So, Moi scores zero out of three.

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East Africa