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POLITICS

Raila Issues Request to Museveni on Crisis at Border as 20 Kenyans are Detained by Ugandan Police

Details have emerged that Raila Odinga discussed with the Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on the fishing row that is going on between Kenya and Uganda. The Azimio presidential candidiate discussed these issues with Museveni during his tour in the neighbouring country. Raila Odinga while speaking in Busia County yesterday told the residents that he reached out to Museveni as he sought to find a long lasting solution to crisis affecting the fishermen at the Lake Victoria.

  16 hours ago ago
Raila Issues Request to Museveni on Crisis at Border as 20 Kenyans are Detained by Ugandan Police

POLITICS

Busia: Raila Reveals What they Discussed with Museveni Recently

The Azimio flag bearer Raila Odinga has finally broken his silence over what he discussed with Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni in Entebbe during his brief visit to Uganda recently. Raila who was addressing the residents of Nambale in Busia County on Thursday 2022-05-26 stated that when he met Museveni they spoke about the need to create a special economic zone between the two neighboring countries in order to benefit traders across the border.

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Busia: Raila Reveals What they Discussed with Museveni Recently

ENVIRONMENT

Why Kenya Has Tiniest Share Of Lake Victoria And The Activities Done Along The Region

"Nam Lolwe" is a Luo term used to refer to Lake Victoria which occupies an area of about 68,800km² across the boundaries of Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda. Besides, it is the biggest fresh water lake in the African continent and with various resources boosting fishery industries among other sectors.

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Why Kenya Has Tiniest Share Of Lake Victoria And The Activities Done Along The Region

ENVIRONMENT

Best Places To Visit In Kenya 2022

Lake Naivasha is a freshwater lake outside the town of Naivasha in Nakuru County, which lies north west of Nairobi. Lake Naivasha is famous for its high populations of hippos and flamingos. There are over 1,500 hippos in the area, and you are almost guaranteed to see one.

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Best Places To Visit In Kenya 2022

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Opinion: Why Kisumu Was Selected To Host The Africities Summit

The name Kisumu literally means a place of barter trade "sumo". The city has "Friendship" status with United Kingdom and "sister city" status with United States. Its elevation is 1,131 m above sea level.Kisumu is the third largest city in Kenya in the Lake Basin region.The city serves as the headquater of the Luo speaking people of East Africa.

  7 days ago ago
Opinion: Why Kisumu Was Selected To Host The Africities Summit

ENVIRONMENT

The Four Beautiful Lakes On Mt Kenya That You Should Visit

Did you know that Kenya was named after Mt. Kenya? Mt. Kenya is the highest mountain in Kenya and the second highest after Mt Kilimanjaro in Africa. It has Four beautiful lakes, namely: Lake Rutundu, Lake Alice, Lake Ellis and finally Lake Ellis.

  2 days ago ago
The Four Beautiful Lakes On Mt Kenya That You Should Visit

OTHERS

5 Most Visited Towns And Cities In Kenya

To start of my list is Machakos which is located 65 kilometers southwest of Nairobi. Machakos is a big town with picturesque surroundings. It is one of the most beautiful urban areas in Kenya. It is bordered by hilly terrain on one side, which offers beautiful scenery and grounds perfect for hiking and camping. Nairobi is the second city on my list, it is the most visited city in Kenya and also the largest. It is one of the most popular tourist places which is also known for its legendary colonial history, sprawling

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5 Most Visited Towns And Cities In Kenya

ENVIRONMENT

The Rare Pink Lakes only found in Kenya

It is a rare phenomenon to see a pink water body anywhere on the continent. However, there are some lakes that are purely pink duty their salty content like the Pink Lake in Senegal while some could appear pinkish at a particular time due to surrounding environment. The Great Rift valley that runs through the horn of Africa has got some lakes that will offer you a spectacular look either from the sky or at a distance, due to their Pinkish appearance.

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The Rare Pink Lakes only found in Kenya

TRAVEL

Breathtaking scenery of Baringo county

Baringo county is located in the Rift Valley. And it's largest town is kabarnet. This blessed county has quite a number of breathtaking sceneries.Lets have a look at some of them. 1.Lake Baringo This is a fresh water lake fed up with water by Rivers from Mau and Tugen hills.

  11 days ago ago
Breathtaking scenery of Baringo county

OTHERS

"Not A Luo Word" See How The Word "Nyanza" Came About

Read and see photos below: The Luo community in Kenya is thought to have originated in Nyanza, Kenya's old south-western province bordering the former Western province and the Rift Valley. Kisumu, Siaya, Homa Bay, Migori, Kisii, and Nyamira are the six counties that make up the old Nyanza province. The Luo Community, the Abagusi (kisii) people, the Abakuria, and the Abasuba live on Lake Victoria's islands, notably the Rusinga Islands, Mfang'ano, Ringiti, Mbita, and Migori. Many Kenyans, however, are unaware

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SOCIETY

Lake Simbi Nyaima in Homabay county

This is the lake that offers a breath taking legendary tale. The lake is found in homabay and it's of a not as big as a usual lake since it doesn't cover a large geographical area. It is believed that this lake was no existing one a time and it was a village but was destroyed due to inhabitants' greed .It is said that there once exist a strange woman who was a passerby and was in need of shelter since it was was late that evening (the story is told that she was traveling).When she arrived in that village (the present lake simbi nyaima) the elder and the the people from the village never welcomed her in .

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Lake Simbi Nyaima in Homabay county

ENVIRONMENT

The mystery behind lake Bogoria

Lake Bogoria is a hot water lake located in Baringo county, the lake is famous all over the world by gysters and hot springs in the area .The lake is a home for many bird species nestling on the shores of the lake . This lake lies on the southern side of lake Baringo .The lake is a hot water in nature making it attract tourists locally and abroad .It has attracted geographers and scientists globally ,these geographers and scientists attempt to explain the mystery behind it's hot water nature.

  16 days ago ago
The mystery behind lake Bogoria

TRAVEL

Top 10 most beautiful places in the world

They're breath-taking, their eye opening, they're Jaw-dropping. Today we're counting down our pics for the top 10 most beautiful places in  the world. For this list we'll be looking at the most beautiful locations the natural world has to offer. 10.

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Top 10 most beautiful places in the world

TRAVEL

Adventure: See The Lake that turns Color and is found within the border

Kenya is not only one of the best places in Africa for tourism but also contains different and mysterious sites that are not found in many countries. One of the mysterious gems found in Kenya is Lake Chala which is located at the border between Kenya and Tanzania. Other than being surrounded by a steep crater, the water of the lake changes from turquoise, blue to Green.

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Adventure: See The Lake that turns Color and is found within the border

TRAVEL

3 Hidden Gem Attractions In Kenya You Never Knew About

Kenya is arguably the best destination in Africa. There are secret places the locals visit that the tourists have not yet discovered. These Hidden Gem Attractions in Kenya will make you feel like a Kenyan. You’d be clever enough to ignore the tourist angles and head to off-the-beaten-track gems in this incredible country.

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3 Hidden Gem Attractions In Kenya You Never Knew About

CULTURE

The Mystery Of The Spotted Lake In Canada.

The world is an intriguing place and it's no secret it has many hidden gems and some of are mind blowing. There is a lake in Canada known as the spotted lake and is known to be one of the weirdest places on earth due to formation of colourful pools during summer.

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The Mystery Of The Spotted Lake In Canada.

OTHERS

Why Western Kenya is an Avalanche of Beautiful Tourist Attraction sites

Kenya no doubt attracts thousands of tourists every year to its amazing beautiful attraction sites all over the country. That not withstanding Kenya offers some of the best sceneries in terms of wildlife,lakes, mountains birds and so much more. But that's not all the western part of.the country is one of the best tourist attraction centre with Kisumu and Kakamega as the main destinations , from the deadly 'hell"s gate' to the beautiful.lake Victoria not forgetting the Kakamega Forest. Here are some of the most

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Why Western Kenya is an Avalanche of Beautiful Tourist Attraction sites

TRAVEL

Lake Bogoria hot springs water

Welcome to the home of warm water and hot spring that is healthier and conducieve to enjoy with friends. Lake Bogoria is one of the most known tourist attractions site that has been there since the time immemorial, we are located in the rift part of this country.

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Lake Bogoria hot springs water

SOCIETY

Sad News As More Bodies of Dead Human Beings are Found in Lake

More human remains have been discovered outside Las Vegas at drought-stricken Lake Mead, a week after police recovered a person in a barrel they believe is tied to the Mafia. On Saturday, park authorities received word that "human skeleton remains" had been discovered at the reservoir, which is currently experiencing record-low water levels.

  19 days ago ago
Sad News As More Bodies of Dead Human Beings are Found in Lake

SOCIETY

How This lake killed over 1700 people and 3500 animals overnight

We have a lot of lakes in the world where some of them supply us with water. Normally, there are settlements near these lakes as most of the people may use lakes to carry out different activities like fishing or recreational purpose. This is the same case in Lake Nyaso which is found in Cameroon. Here One of the most horrific and strange incident happened on August 1986. Note that this lake is formed on top of a volcanic crater in Northwest Cameroon What happened here was one of the most gut wrenching natural

  1 year ago ago
How This lake killed over 1700 people and 3500 animals overnight