A first as Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o is nominated as author and translator for the International Booker Prize

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o has become the first writer to be nominated for the International Booker prize as both author and translator of the same book, and the first nominee writing in an indigenous African language. The 83-year-old Kenyan and perennial Nobel favourite is among 13 authors nominated for the award for best translated fiction, a £50,000 More...

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By admin On Tuesday, March 16th, 2021
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Policing in Britain under the spotlight

Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain met with law enforcement officials yesterday after the London police faced a firestorm of criticism for cracking down on a vigil on Saturday. Officials are More...

By admin On Sunday, December 13th, 2020
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Virtual Jamhuri Day 2020 Celebrations for Kenyans in the Diaspora -London/Rome/Paris

Kenyans in cities across the world joined online platforms to celebrate 57th Jamhuri Day. In London the virtual celebrations, first of kind were led by H.E Manoah Isipisu, Kenya’s High Commissioner to the More...

By admin On Sunday, December 13th, 2020
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Kenya’s ice cream, chocolate maker Glacier Products clinches investment from EXEO Capital

KENYA – Glacier Products Ltd, one of Eastern Africa’s leading ice cream and chocolate confectionery manufacturers operating from Kenya has received an undisclosed amount of investment from EXEO Capital, a More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 8th, 2020
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Kenya/UK sign an economic Partnership Agreement

  The UK onTuesday 8 December) signed an Economic Partnership Agreement with Kenya. The deal was signed in London by International Trade Minister Ranil Jayawardena and Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary for Trade, More...

By admin On Thursday, June 18th, 2020
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Financing Africa – The role of Africa Diaspora Remittance and Diaspora Savings

Financing Africa’s public and private sector projects has always been an expensive business, the outbreak of COVID 19 adds further strain to Africa’s access to finance in an already stretched environment. More...

By admin On Friday, April 24th, 2020
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World Bank Predicts Sharpest Decline of Remittances in Recent History

Remittances to sub-Saharan African economies could fall by as much as 23.1% this year according to new World Bank estimates, due to the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic. Total flows could drop from $48bn in 2019 More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 21st, 2020
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Unwanted at Home and abroad ‘ Kenyans in the Diaspora protest Government Negligence.

Kenyans in the Diaspora are frustrated and accuse the Government of neglecting them. We are much more than the Remittance we send home, they said. Unwanted at home and abroad – ”They let politicians, More...

By admin On Saturday, April 18th, 2020
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We are much more than the remittance’ – Kenya Diaspora

  Kenyans in the  Diaspora ‘those  of the remittance’  are constantly reminded of their patriotic duty to support Kenya’s economic development by way of  sending money  (remittance) More...

By admin On Saturday, April 18th, 2020
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Kenyans in the US campaign to raise money for Vulnerable Kenyans

Led by a popular Kikuyu Diaspora TV presenter Jeremy Damaris, Kenyans resident in the US and beyond have rallied together to raise money in a campaign themed  Diaspora feed Kenya. In the last 12 hours, the campaign More...

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