Dear Black Woman! Your Hair Is Your Identity

I look at old pictures of our African ancestors, and it instantly gives me so much cultural pride invariably seeing our ancestors uniquely identifying with their distinct culture. When I refer to culture, I overlook language, values or beliefs instead what I mean is identity. First, let us take a look at what identity is, it is personality, looks or expression that makes a person or a group of people. Every race, religion and ethnic group have what they identify with. What happens when a particular group of people were taught to honour other peoples identities…

STREET CHILDREN IN AFRICA: The Leaders of No Tomorrow

These children lack the necessary tools for survival, which are shelter, food, education and a right to be treated as humans. According to ILO and UNICEF, there are about 30 million street children in Africa with South Africa, Kenya, Ethiopia, Egypt and Nigeria making vast numbers. When we talk about street children, we refer to…

Pros and Cons of using Uber and Bolt in Kenya

By far, Uber and Bolt are the two best online taxi businesses that boast of great taxi apps in Kenya. Despite the success recorded in the Kenyan e-commerce market, there have been some flaws. For those who might be new to Kenya, we highlight the Pros and Cons of using them in Kenya.

A Tale of two different melanated people

I do not intend to degrade any region; it’s a topic of interest that most people should be able to relate with, so I will use an experience I had as an example. I had a conversation with a man from Kenya who should be in his 30’s he lamented how he didn’t understand why…