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The revamped League Cup format has been a success

Summer is the enemy of the football fan. That period from June until mid-August when everyone else relaxes in the sun, releasing the pressure built up at work or school, we sit gawping over click-bait articles about transfer rumours conjured up in the imagination of some glorified blogger. 830 more words

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The Walking Dead S7 Posters

With the Season 7 trailer due out tomorrow (22/07) it’s unlikely that much will be revealed in terms of who gets killed. If we get a decent sized trailer, expect to see all of Negan’s captives in it. 90 more words

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How parents affect demos

By Tonny Oluoch

Research continues to show the importance of two parents as the basis of bringing up children. However, about five out of ten families in Kibera are led by single mothers, meaning that for half of families in the slum, women usually have to play both roles of father and mother. 575 more words

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Extra-judicial killings continue to plague slums

By Felix Omondi

Over the years, many residents of Mathare and other slums across Nairobi have lost brothers, friends and neighbors through the nozzle of police guns for flimsy excuses,from dressing in a particular way to being unproven suspects of criminal activities; to stray bullets fired to disperse protests. 1,161 more words

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BBC Top Gear: An American and a One Show presenter walk into a bar…

The initial run of the post-Clarkson Top Gear era has finished.

Series 23 of the most coveted and highest grossing global phenomenon motoring television has ever seen was unlike any season that has gone before it. 990 more words

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Euro 2016: Wales 3-1 Belgium - Talking Points

DID WALES JUST GET TO THE SEMI-FINALS?

Let’s put Wales’ achievement into perspective. The last time they reached a quarter-final was also the last time they made it to a major tournament. 785 more words

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June 2016 Issue

The June 2016 issue is out! Our stories this month explore the effects of anti-IEBC demos in Kibera, the declining state of sanitation in slums despite NYS efforts, Majengo’s mothers unhappy with absentee father’s ruling and many more stories about Nairobi slums. 11 more words