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Governor Nyong'o Eulogises His Mother

Memories Of My Mother Dorka Owino Nyong’o (Nyar Kolunje) My name is Anyang’. I was baptized Peter in the Anglican Church when I was a baby by my parents. My God parents were Mr. and Mrs. Dishon Angero of Seme Kolunje, the clan…
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The Night-Runners of Luo Land - Caught in Action

At around 10 pm every night, a mysterious figure visits Margaret’s house. Their goal? To terrify Margaret and her children. The people of rural Kenya have spoken of the night runners for generations. They’re said to be…
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#MadeInKisumu: Episode 19 - Laura Jean-Louis

This week’s episode of Made in Kisumu is featuring the story of Laura Jean-Louis, who is an Alumni of The Great Lakes University of Kisumu Formerly known as Tropical Insititute of Community Health (TICH). She is currently the Leo…
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Thank You. Happy Holidays

As we come to the end of 2018, we would like to thank you for giving us a chance to serve you this year. And also for reading, subscribing, sharing and following our stories online via our blog or social media accounts. We…
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The Danger of Kisumu's Single Story

“When an acquaintance from Colombia moved to work in Kenya, he encountered a long list of public security warning including, no answering phone calls in traffic in an uber. The first time he ventured into the city centre on his…
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The "Kisumo Kenyan Picketer" - by Oluoch Madiang

1. For as long as Senior Counsel James Aggrey Bob Orengo defends ‘to the death’ the right to picket and yet conveniently neglects to elucidate the responsibilities of picketing, neglects to educate picketers on how to…