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Exhibition: Turkana Through Time, Jul. 23 2016 @ BIEA Seminar Room

Open to Public from 23rd of July 2016
Venue: BIEA Seminar Room, Laikipia Road, Kileleshwa

This exhibition by Samuel Derbyshire in collaboration with the Pit Rivers Museum, Oxford, showcases a selection of historical photographs taken in Turkana at various different times throughout the last century.

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Art Exhibits

Tembea Kenya

Kutembea kwingi ndio Kuona mengi, so said the Swahili people. Well, those who have never gone beyond their villages think that their surroundings have all that nature can offer. 1,021 more words


Refugees seized a gun from robbers

Darfurian refugee men seized an AK47 rifle from identified members of the Turkana community in Kakuma. 612 more words

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Peoples of Africa, Northern Kenya

Mt. Nyiru is located on the edge of the Great Rift Valley in Northern Kenya. Remote and wonderful, it is the sacred mountain of the Samburu tribe and the heart of their territorial homeland. 107 more words


Stop using dressing as an excuse for promiscuity and sexual abuse

Its been a while since  I last blogged so let me start by saying Happy New Year!!! Finally I get to comment about this issue that has been bothering me for years .Last month there was an article by a local newspaper alleging that President John Pombe Magufuli of Tanzania had banned wearing of miniskirt in his country.At first glance I thought this is so 15th century, then on second thought I thought maybe he has a point because although I haven’t met him in person he has been all over the media doing all the good things for Tanzania, in fact there is a time I wished I was Tanzanian so I could enjoy all the good policies coming up in my neighbouring country. 654 more words

Turkana: Underrated Paradise

Photography by Mwenda Gitonga.

Temperature: hot…really hot …you might wanna pack light clothing else roasting is real people!

And do take Anti-malaria drugs before travelling…Mosquito repellent or bug spray would really come through. 645 more words


Earliest Evidence of Warfare

Researchers from the University of Cambridge Leverhulme Center for Human Evolutionary Studies have published the findings of the remains of 27 hunter–gatherers were unearthed in a remote part of Kenya called Nataruk near Lake Turkana in 2012 —many of whom, based on the startling state of their bony remnants, died horrifically violent deaths, in this week’s… 84 more words