Category Archives: History of a Nation

Read stories that bring out the rich history of a nation as it emerged from the chains of colonialism to become an sovereign state. Capture the essence of this history and be inspired to journey back in time to those places that are widely recognised as markers of Kenya’s history.

600-Year-Old Coin Now Reveals The Chinese And Not The Portuguese Arrived At The Kenya Coast First

It seems now to be a common occurrence for new archaeological discoveries to reveal new historical evidence that threatens to topple age-old theories forcing researchers to head back to the unfamiliar territory of the drawing board as they seek to … Continue reading

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New Scientific Evidence Shows Man Eaters of Tsavo Did Not Eat 135 Humans

The month was March and the year was 1898. The British, led by Lt. Col. John Henry Patterson, had just begun building the railway bridge over the Tsavo River in Kenya when two mane-less lions, that have become the substance … Continue reading

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On My Trip Through The History of Kenya’s Currency, This is What I Found

This week I made a rather peculiar journey – not one you make inside a Land Cruiser or Rover into the rich African savannah in pursuit of her rich stories but rather one you would make virtually through perusing library … Continue reading

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