My mistakes will not define me..

Originally posted on Lorna's Musings:
Edna Speaking to me at the Bridge Centre, Mukuru Kwa Njenga “My name is Edna. Iam 17 yeas old, a single mother to an eight year old baby boy. I got pregnant while in form 2. My boyfriend disowned me plus my baby. He does not care about us. I…

The Preacher Who Praised Thieves

Originally posted on The Nomys' Word Sanctuary:
It wasn’t such a bad year,  save for the overstretched political suspense. I try to console my soul. The mind is honest,  the season was exciting. Coins were rendered redundant and the notes  have enjoyed scarcity. “But you have a pool of experience now!” Another  concealment of reality,…

The Ultimate Price of FGM

Originally posted on Lorna's Musings:
A Maasai girl enjoying a good time with a newly born goat Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is a human rights violation, torture and an extreme form of violence and discrimination against girls and women-There is no subtle way to describe it! Sadly, according to World Health Organization (WHO), more…

   I CHOSE TO LAUGH IT OVER.

Originally posted on Miss Munuhe:
Almost everyone likes it when they seem altogether, right? When(men) ,your tie is in place, when ladies your hair looks perfect and when you seem all cool, calm and collected even in your attitude. I like it that way too.No one likes to be told, there is something wrong with…

Moi University Press Club the 3rd Eye

Of all the clubs in Moi University, Moi University Press Club the 3rd Eye stands out. The 3rd Eye is a professionally run club which emulates what happens in actual newsrooms. The club has reporters and editors who handle different stories from news, features, investigative pieces, Swahili stories and even sports. The club is made…

The Top Story Challenge

The Top Story competition which is now in its second season now airs on KTN every Thursday from 7:30 p.m. The Top Story challenge is an investigative journalism competition that brings together the best journalism students from Kenya’s leading universities. These students are then trained and put through different tasks and real outdoor challenges and…

Impact Africa, Lasting Impressions

Impact Africa Limited is a limited liability company located in Kenya’s capital Nairobi. Created in 2010, Impact Africa Limited provides the full spectrum of strategic public relations and communication services to a wide cross-section of clients within Eastern Africa and beyond. Impact Africa serves different clients including corporations, trade associations, international associations, not-for-profits, civil society…

KELIN Kenya

KELIN Kenya is a world renowned NGO. The Kenya Legal & Ethical Issues Network KELIN is a Non-Governmental Organization which is focused on creating country-based networks that intersect law, ethics, human rights and HIV. The organizations goals is to advocate for holistic and rights-based systems of service delivery in health and for the full enjoyment…

MU FM, Your Home of Infotainment

Moi University is one of the leading universities in the country. With excellent academic performance it attracts a lot of students and molds them into professionals ready for the job market hence the slogan, Foundation of knowledge. With many faculties that train students in the different disciplines, the School of Information Sciences stands out for…

Plastic ban a good move but more needs to be done

Kenya is set to join Rwanda in the realization of a plastic free environment. Unlike in Rwanda, the process in Kenya has just started with the recent ban of the use and manufacture of plastic bags that takes effect from 1st September this year. The National Environmental Management Authority (NEMA) is working with other institutions…

Gone too soon

You suffered the blow of a fight you didn’t start A fight you know nothing about   I remember every hustle we went through How we struggled with life in the village With the Video-show we started together Together trying to make a dollar each day I remember very well those morning runs When we…

Only the real story tellers will tell the tale

Top Story Africa brings together journalists from Kenya’s leading universities to a competition that’ll see them learn from the industry’s best. This is Top Story Season 2. 20 universities are participating. I, together with my team, represent Moi university.