Monthly Archives: September 2010

The Kalasha Awards Winners Announced

The curtains to Kenya’s premier Film and TV awards festival, Kalasha Film and TV Awards 2010,  came down in style on Saturday 25 September at the Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC). Honourable Samuel Pogishio. Minister for Information and Communications, with … Continue reading

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New Book: ‘A Fool’s Knot’

John Mwangangi is an idealist. He turns his back on a successful legal career in London to return to his home in Migwani, a small, poor town in eastern Kenya. His ambition is to assist his country’s development, to create … Continue reading

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Spruce Up Your Nyama Choma (Roasted Meat) This Weekend

Why should you always eat nyama choma in the same old way? There are many ways you can add a touch of creativity and new flavour to your otherwise ordinary ‘nyamchom’ as it is known in sheng – the local … Continue reading

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A New Kid on the Block For Motorbike Safari Lovers

The much awaited Yamaha Super Tenere will be landing in the US in the spring of 2011. Powering the Ténéré is a fuel-injected, liquid-cooled, DOHC, four-valve-per-cylinder, 1199cc Parallel Twin with an 11.1 compression ratio. The Twin also uses a 270-degree … Continue reading

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Regional Tourism Office Opened in Garissa

The Ministry of tourism has opened a Regional Tourism office in Garissa, in a bid to tap the huge tourism potential in North Eastern Region. While opening the office yesterday, the Minister for Tourism Hon. Najib Balala noted that the … Continue reading

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Meet the Camel Mobile Library of North-Eastern Kenya

The Camel Mobile Library was set up by the government owned Kenya National Library Service to improve literacy in the north-east of Kenya in 1996. When the Camel Mobile Library reaches a destination, the books are spread out on grass … Continue reading

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Mwaluganje: A Place of Elephants

Based in the Kwale district of the Shimba Hills region – bordering the Shimba Hills National Reserve, and only 45 km southwest of Mombasa, Mwaluganje Elephant Sanctuary covers over 36 km2 of land. Mwaluganje is located in an ecosystem characterized … Continue reading

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