Kisumu City Image courtesy Kisumu is a Kenyan port city on the shores of lake Victoria and the third major city in Kenya after Nairobi and Mombasa. It is known for lake side viewpoints at Dunga hill and hippo point. Image courtesy The kisumu Impala sanctuary shelters herds of impalas and zebras.
In his 58th Madaraka Day celebration address at the Kisumu International Stadium, President Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta has once again thrown a jibe at the decision by the five-judge bench of the High Court to quash the BBI process. Advancing the notion that the popularity of the BBI process should have outweighed legal considerations the President said, "The judiciary should have asked itself whether the decision they made aligned with the choices of the masses".
Normally, different people in the world have now adapted the habit of changing their normal skins look through tattoos to either look differently. This can be confirmed to most of the footballers especially the famous ones who play in the Europe top leagues, the international basket ball players and also most of Musicians from different parts of the world. The tattoo drawing act is now all over the world as it has become very cheap and affordable to many people like the ones living in the rural areas. Some people
On the easternmost tip of Minnesota, not far from where the land meets Lake Superior and the United States meets Canada, the Brule River meets its own dividing line. As the river makes its way to the largest of the Great Lakes, it drops rapidly—800 feet in an 8-mile span.
What many people do not know much about is China’s quiet expansion into the higher education sector. Austrian-born American Management Consultant, Peter Drucker, once said, ‘the best way to predict the future is to create it.’ China, with its aggressive forays into Africa, is doing just that.
Kisumu County is among high risk areas in Africa where infectious diseases from animals are rampant, a UN research has revealed. The report also shows areas around Lake Victoria is also at an alarming risk. The report also names Kampala and the Great Lakes region of Rwanda, Tanzania, DRC and Burundi as areas where new infectious diseases are more likely to occur. The research was carried out by UNEP, Food and Agriculture Organisation and GRID-Arendal on global hotspots and correlation with emerging zoonotic
A new rare strain of Tuberculosis called Lineage 8 was discovered in a Rwanda patient. Photo:(Source/Courtesy). A new strain of Tuberculosis referred to as Lineage 8 (L8) had been found by Rwanda researchers and it is believed that the rare strain is dominant in the Great Lakes region and becomes the oldest of the seven other TB strains that had existed. Its discovery follows the 2019 study on a patient who later succumbed to the Tuberculosis. In addition, the researchers stated that the L8 is the missing
KPA was mandated by the government of Kenya to over see the smooth handling of cargo to and from Kenya. This is a role it has performed in a magnanimous way over along period of time. This reputation gave KPA a cargo command base that stretches to the entire Great Lakes region. Their cargo handling prowess is superb. This fact is evident on our rail and roads as everyone can see the volumes of cargo that traverse out country to various destinations With Kenya and beyond. KFS on the other hand, had been responsible
The African Great Lakes are a series of lakes constituting the part of the Rift Valley Lakes in and around the East African Rift. They include Lake Victoria, the second largest fresh water lake in the world by area, Lake Tanganyika, the world's second-largest freshwater lake by volume and depth, and Lake Malawi, the world's eighth-largest fresh water lake by area. Collectively, they contain 31,000 km3 volume of water, which is more than either Lake Baikal or the North American Great Lakes. This
Where is the Garden of Eden, Africa or Any Other country? Following so many evidence still we can’t trace where the Garden of Eden is? There is a study that proves that the Garden of Eden is in Botswana. This study provides a window into the first 100,000 years of the History of Modern humans, the real Garden of Eden is in Botswana according to the major study of DNA. According to anthropologists the Garden of Eden is located Africa particularly East Africa. According to their research, East Africa serves
Drug trafficking is one of the most dreaded calamity that Kenya deals with on daily basis. Consignments of the same are periodically intercepted on roads, airports and on our ports. As Kenyans, three important questions linger in our minds every time drugs are mentioned. Where do these drugs come from? How do they enter our country? Who are these people behind this criminal activity? What is the government doing about it?? In early 90s, Kenya the most common drug that was frequently accosted on the roads was
By DailyNewsUG Global Correspondent Twelve years ago, Asuman Basiika a Veteran Ugandan Journalist was held incommunicado, released and declared a “PNG" or Persona Non Grata by an East African Country within the Great lakes region. Fundamentally PNG means that the journalist who has for some time been on the contrary side of understanding with the authorities over his critical reporting is no longer allowed in that country. So is the brief intro to Asuman Basiika. In his article posted in March 2020 he say