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#WhoWeAreKE - Concerned Citizen

The artist is a young woman who was raised by her grandfather, grandmother and mother. She is a consultant and lives and works in Nyeri. 852 more words

Body Mapping The Kenyan Identity

Am a Turkana from Kenya, says Ben Carson

World-famous neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson addressed a forum about human trafficking and slavery in US, Carson who is a Professor of Neurosurgery, Plastic Surgery, Oncology, and Paediatrics, and the Director of Paediatric Neurosurgery at John Hopkins Medical Institution, in his speech said that his ancestors are from a small migratory tribe in Kenya and Tanzania known as Turkana. 16 more words


The making of the film ‘Mystery of Namoratung’a’

I just saw that the Lake Turkana cultural festival is coming up and it made me remember my times in the Turkana land in northern Kenya. 609 more words

Turkana, Baringo leaders seek to end animosity

Elected Leaders from Turkana, West Pokot, and Baringo counties led by their respective governors have embarked on a peace caravan in the border of the three counties to end persistent cattle rustling menace that has been characterized by the killing of innocent civilians in the recent past. 165 more words


149 stone flakes, hammers and anvils, found off at the Lomekwi 3 site on the shores of Lake Turkana, appears to have been crafted more than 3.3 million years ago — 500,000 years before our genus Homo. 58 more words


Fire & Water Ceremony

Trawling through archives, I stumbled on this!

In 2012 Ol ari Nyiro Ranch in Laikipia, Kenya hosted a Fire and Water ceremony conducted by Japanese Shinnyo-en priests and their holy leader… 151 more words