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Cataclysmic events and the evolution of stupidity

Cataclysmic – I’m not even sure I know what that means. But given a guess I’m sure it has something to do with having sex for one last time with the one you love and calling your mother five minutes before an asteroid bigger than Mwalimu Andrew’s head hits earth eradicating life as we know it. 663 more words


Ngugi wa Thiong'o at the University of Nairobi

I recently went to the University of Nairobi to watch esteemed Kenyan Professor Ngugi wa Thiong’o give a public lecture. I wrote something more detailed about it and you can read that here: 27 more words

PhDs in Focus: Helping Uganda’s neglected pastoralists

By Jon Spaull

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“I’m opening frontiers of research in an area where people don’t believe it’s possible to conduct research” says PhD student Anthony Egeru, who is studying the effects of… 191 more words


Kenyan students living in fear

Many students in Kenya are living in fear after an extremist group stormed a university and killed more than 140 college students earlier this month. 157 more words

In Our Time

Kenya Student Killed, 100 Injured In Campus Stampede

One Kenyan student has been killed, and a further 100 have been injured following a stampede at a university campus, following an electricity transformer explosion. 155 more words


University of Nairobi to bid for a center of excellence

The University of Nairobi (UoN) will join other regional universities in bidding to host one of the centres of excellence being funded by the World Bank. 260 more words