Goodbye Mr.President

Is Kibaki still president? Yes. But as we prepare to say goodbye to the president and his family, here are some of my memorable moments of the Kibaki presidency. 1. The 'First Lady' on economic dressing. 2. When the President signed into law a bill giving him a hefty retirement send off … [Read more...]

UCHAGUZI | Inside The Situation Room

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Uchaguzi mobilises citizens to be directly involved in protecting their vote and electoral process. The aim of Uchaguzi Kenya 2013 is to help Kenya have a free, fair, peaceful, and credible general election in 2013. You can find out more about Uchaguzi here. The Uchaguzi Situation Room is based … [Read more...]

Dec17Kenya: Mary-Stripper/Sex worker

Mary the Night Nurse has been a stripper and a sex worker since 2005. She is a mother of four. Her body is her office. Mary and her children face discrimination every day because of her job. Her clients, she says are the same people who talk down to her in public, degrade her and accuse … [Read more...]

Dec17Kenya: Are sex workers vectors of disease?

On 17th December, 2010, Dec17Kenya organisers addressed a press conference at the Sarakasi Dome to talk about the importance of marking the International day To End Violence Against Sex Workers. In this video, Zawadi Nyong'o dispels the myth that all sex workers are vectors of disease … [Read more...]

Promulgation parade

During the promulgation ceremony the military showcased some of their hardware. We were promised a parade that would dazzle us. Not so. I hear the procession was eventually downgraded because of poor visibility, which made it impossible to show us the jets. Oh, well.. … [Read more...]

President joins promulgation party

On the day of the promulgation, Kenyans at Uhuru Park received President Kibaki very well. Security was tight, but friendly. video by harvesttone … [Read more...]