Monthly Archives: November 2010

David Rudisha Joins Usain Bolt and Samuel Wanjiru

Last Sunday in a prestigious gala event held in Monte Carlo, Monaco, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), which is the international governing body for the sport of athletics, bestowed upon a little-known son of Kenya, David Lekuta Rudisha, … Continue reading

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Alice Timbilil Wins The Kenya Airways Maasai Mara Marathon

Alice Timbilil is the new winner of the second edition of the star-studded Kenya Airways Maasai Mara Marathon staged in the Olchorro Oiroruwa Conservancy. Her victory comes nearly a month after winning the Amsterdam Marathon title. Samah Shalaby, the reigning … Continue reading

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The Mystery of the Unmarked Cell at Kapenguria Solved

Last week I was in Kapenguria attending the eleventh edition of the Tegla Loroupe Peace race held annually as part of an initiative by the three-time world half-marathon champion, Tegla Loroupe, to foster peace in the region through sports. While … Continue reading

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Zedonk – Cross-Breed of Zebra and Donkey – Gets Adopted in Kenya

The Down Syndrome Society of Kenya on Saturday with the support of Devki Steel Mills and Prime Bank, adopted a Zedonk at the Nairobi Animal Orphanage. The rare animal is a crossbreed of a zebra and a donkey. The 10 … Continue reading

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Kenyan Fashion Event Ends in Pomp and Colour

The Nairobi Fashion Market event held at the Ngong Racecourse between 6-7th was indeed a ‘great day out’ as the adverts had promised.  It was a shopping extravaganza where over 50 stalls showcased a versatile range of fashion, accessories, camping, … Continue reading

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Kenyan Musician Joins Historical ‘ONE8′ Group in Chicago

Kenya’s own music icon, Amani is in Chicago with other members of the revolutionary Pan-African super group branded ONE8 (, comprising eight of some of the best music artistes Africa has produced. Amani will be joining Nigeria’s talented superstar TuFace … Continue reading

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Three Kenyan Artistes Nominated For The 2010 MTV Africa Music Awards

MTV Networks Africa and Zain have announced the final nominations for the 2010 MTV Africa Music Awards with Zain (MAMA) in Lagos, Nigeria. The nominees were shortlisted by the MAMA Academy  which comprises a handpicked group of music industry experts … Continue reading

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