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Plans to construct oil pipeline from Lokichar to Lamu underway

The government is set to begin construction of a crude oil pipeline from Lokichar to Lamu in the fourth quarter of the year.  This is after Kenya plans to transport crude oil from Turkana to the port of Mombasa next month via its Early Oil Pilot Scheme (EOPS). 188 more words

Defying Climate Change: The Turkana - A World of Strong Women

Late last week, I found myself in Isiolo – woke up early at Bomen Hotel, the sun lazily rising up from the horizon. Maybe I was awakened by the annoying motorcycles – the new disease of urban Africa. 748 more words


Kisu ya Samaki


The two Turkanan fisherman were visibly startled by my greeting. No British soldier had ever said “Hello” to them in their own language. As far as they knew, no British soldier had ever spoken to any Turkanan tribesman in his own language before today. 1,037 more words

African Culture

5 Days Karamoja, Ik and Kidepo Wildlife Safari Tour

The 5 Days tour to Karamojong region enables you to explore the authentic tribes of the Karamoja also known as the Masaai of Uganda and Ik people who are referred to as the people of the mountains. 586 more words

Uganda Safari

The Turkana Diary

My first encounter with Lake Turkana happened on a Swiss flight from Zurich to Nairobi in 2006. The plane entered Kenyan airspace in the late afternoon. 4,522 more words

A MESSAGE OF FOOD(continued)

After minutes of agony, she regained her sight.

Suddenly, in the horizon she saw a white wavy figure. Her memory reminded her that there was originally nothing at the end. 695 more words

Short Stories

KENYA: Visit Lodwar, But Do Not Travel By Night And Beware Of Bandits.

Eliye Spring Resort in Lodwar
Lodwar is a special place. The capital of Turkana County, which is also known as the cradle of humankind and lies within the Northern Rift Valley region of Kenya , it is the warmest town in Kenya with a temperature average of 29 degrees Celsius per year. 1,819 more words