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CULTURE

The Black Slave Girl Who Was Tortured by Her Owners Because She Was Too Beautiful

Escrava Anastacia was a 19th- century enslaved woman of African heritage who lived in Brazil. She had blue eyes and was a stunning woman. Many people appreciated her beauty because it was so mesmerizing. Anastacia was of African heritage, but she also had Brazilian ancestors, according to legend.

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The Black Slave Girl Who Was Tortured by Her Owners Because She Was Too Beautiful

EDUCATION

How A VC Ended Up Getting Fake PhD Papers That Led To His Demotion.

Immediate Former maasai Mara university Professor Onyango Magak. The demotion of Professor Onyango Magak as the vice Chancellor of maasai Mara university has brought to light how some backstreet universities abroad dupe Africans into acquiring fake degrees. The universities which many a times offer online courses aren't even accredited to offer such courses.

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How A VC Ended Up Getting Fake PhD Papers That Led To His Demotion.

OTHERS

Pomp and Colour as Kakamega Plays Host to 18th SOYA Awards

Pomp and colour characterized the 18th edition of the SOYA Awards held at Bukhungu stadium this evening. Guests clad in African attire, some in pairs, walked into the magnificent stadium to witness the event. It was an opportunity for sports lovers more importantly Kakamega residents to interact with top sports personalities in the Country who included marathon world record holder Eliud Kipchoge among others who graced the occasion. Kakamega Isukuti dancers were there to spice up the ceremony as they "broke

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Pomp and Colour as Kakamega Plays Host to 18th SOYA Awards

CULTURE

The Multimillion Museum That China Plans To Build In Kenya To Honor A 600 Year Old Chinese Sailor.

Chinese investors are planning to construct ultramodern museum in Kenya. The project is being planned to take place in Mamburui village, Kilifi county, Kenya. The museum will be built to commemorate a Chinese sailor who docked in Kenyan coast at Mamburui village about 600 years ago.

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The Multimillion Museum That China Plans To Build In Kenya To Honor A 600 Year Old Chinese Sailor.

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

Tribe In Africa Where Son Can Marry His Father's Wives When Father Dies

According to GPK magazine, Ghana is additionally divided into various tribes, each with its distinct culture. Many people are perplexed by the Konkomba culture, which they are still studying to gain a deeper understanding of. The Konkomba is a Gur ethnic group who live primarily in Ghana's Northern, Brong Ahafo, Volta, Eastern, and Greater Accra regions.

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Tribe In Africa Where Son Can Marry His Father's Wives When Father Dies

SPORTS

Check out The Amazing African Football Team's Nicknames

It is so fasnating how each and every team in Africa has adorned it's national heritage and owned her identity to her unique history in the Nicknames given to their national football Teams. The national teams participating in the on going Africa Cup of nations contest taking place in Cameroon have a varied color mix too.

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Check out The Amazing African Football Team's Nicknames

POLITICS

Significance And Cost Of Sword That Is Handed Over To Incoming President

According to JPL magazine, the ceremonial sword may be traced back to the Japanese and Chinese dynasties, when kings and queens were usually armed with one-of-a-kind swords. Even if some people were not used to self-defense, it was used to denote power and authority. Modern states have inherited the heritage and have proceeded with a culture they do not comprehend because swords are no longer utilized but used to signify authority and powers that come with an office.

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Significance And Cost Of Sword That Is Handed Over To Incoming President

OTHERS

Kenyan Teacher Lands A Lucrative Job in the United States of America

Over the years, many Kenyan professionals have landed lucrative job opportunities all over the world in recognition of their skills and ingenuity. In the United States of America, Paul Otieno, a Bachelor’s Degree in Education graduate from the University of Nairobi, is making a name for himself after he was selected to teach Kiswahili at Michigan State University. In a social media post by the US embassy on January 11, it was revealed that the educationist also teaches his students about Kenyan culture. Otieno

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Kenyan Teacher Lands A Lucrative Job in the United States of America

OTHERS

Hilarious African Proverbs And Their Inspiration To Better You.

In African cultures, wisdom is conveyed by elders through proverbs. They have rich cultural heritage and have deep messages that can inspire you to better yourself. Some of these proverbs are funny but teach us good manners and how to look at life. Here are examples of selected African Proverbs. 1. A man who drives his father's car is not entitled to speak in a council of men who own bicycles. This is a modern African Proverb. The saying discourages laziness and overdependence. It encourages us to work hard

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Hilarious African Proverbs And Their Inspiration To Better You.

POLITICS

Exciting Video Of African President Dancing And Drumming Vigorously In A Shrine.

Burundi's President Evariste Ndayishimiye. Burundi's President Evariste Ndayishimiye has demonstrated to the world that his drumming skills are top notch by playing the country's famous Royal drums during a visit to a drum sanctuary in the outskirts of Bujumbura. According to BBC the head of state has been an avid drummer from a young age, and he could not resist putting on a traditional drummer's outfit and joining the singing at Gichora sanctuary.

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Exciting Video Of African President Dancing And Drumming Vigorously In A Shrine.

CAREER-JOBS

Application Deadline Is 20th January For Recruitment By Public Service Board In Nyeri County

Kenyans have been hard hit by Covid-19 pandemic.Many jobs have been lost with no hope of recovery.Majority have probably been left to start a fresh in making both ends meet.However,the National Government is trying to provide jobs for the youths.The county government too is not left behind in providing these jobs for the deserving kenyans.

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Application Deadline Is 20th January For Recruitment By Public Service Board In Nyeri County

SPORTS

FKF caretaker committee offers new transfer dates even as clubs face lack of funds

Football Kenya Federation caretaker committee that has been in charge of Kenyan football since the former FKF was disbanded by ministry of sports, culture and heritage has issued new transfer dates even as clubs face lack of funds. Transfer window for the country's top flight league had been open from tenth January and will close on 7th February.

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FKF caretaker committee offers new transfer dates even as clubs face lack of funds

ENVIRONMENT

Kenyans React To Boniface Mwangi's Tweet Concerning Maasai Nation.

Boniface Mwangi who is among famous people on social media in Kenya today tweeted on his twitter page that Maasai land was stolen from the Maasais, from Amboseli to Maasai Mara, Laikipia to Tsavo, Kajiado to Samburu and now the Chinese are mass producing those small things that they depend on?This is the time to ask, why are Maasais so poor and yet they “own” the most beautiful lands?

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Kenyans React To Boniface Mwangi's Tweet Concerning Maasai Nation.

SOCIETY

Provide Incetives To Developers:Nubia Residents Tell Ongwae.

The residents of Nubia estate in Kisii county, have decried the low standard of living and blamed the government for heir suffering.They have stayed at the estate like any other citizens for along time as they ,pay taxes promptly, participate postively in the National elections and take their children to scho but are given low deal by the "We are treated like second hand citizens of this country.

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Provide Incetives To Developers:Nubia Residents Tell Ongwae.

TRAVEL

Top 5 Of The World's Most Amazing Destinations You Should Visit

1. Sorrento found in Italy Italy is one of the countries that has some of the most spectacular tourist attraction sites. Sorrento is one of the places you may not want to miss anytime you have an opportunity to visit Italy. You will not only get the pleasure of getting to know and experience the Italian culture but also have an opportunity to see the classic Italian buildings.

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Top 5 Of The World's Most Amazing Destinations You Should Visit

TRAVEL

10 Things You Might Not Know About Barbados

According to GBM, Barbados is an island in West Indies, in the Caribbean region of the Americas. Barbados is outside the principal Atlantic hurricane belt. Its capital and largest city are Bridgetown. Barbados is an independent British Commonwealth country on the eastern side of the island.

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10 Things You Might Not Know About Barbados

SPAM

15th January Newspaper Headlines Review; OKA's Defiling Moment as ANC Chief Skip Talks

The Director of Public Prosecution Noordin Haji has ordered an investigation on persons publishing incitement content on a Facebook group calling itself the Lamu County Politics Unlimited Group. Sports Cabinet Secretary Ambassador Amina Mohammed has assured the National Olympic Committee NOC-K that the ministry will support the teams in this years major games.

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15th January Newspaper Headlines Review; OKA's Defiling Moment as ANC Chief Skip Talks

TRAVEL

African beautiful cities you need to visit

1. Nairobi Kenya. when looking at the top cities in Africa, the first you need to see is Nairobi Kenya. It's acts as a destination due to being the first beautiful city in Africa . Many adventure the city alway mostly because of the wildlife and their cultural heritage.

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African beautiful cities you need to visit

POLITICS

"Kumbe hata Yeye Alikuwa" Photos Of President Uhuru Attending Raila's Birthday Party Stirs Reactions

Friday, the seventh day of January, marked the ODM boss's and Former Prime minister The Right Honourable Raila Amollo Odinga's seventy seventh birthday. The ceremonious occasion was organised at the Bomas of Kenya where many were treated to a rare free breakfast with the big cake being shared amongst all the attendees.

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EDUCATION

Permanent Presidential Music Commission (PPMC) To Undertake Youth Development Programs Countrywide

I/CThe ministry of culture, heritage and sports in Kenya through the permanent presidential music commission (PPMC) is set to undertake a series of talent development programs countrywide, targeting out of school youth. The program has been sponsored by the sports, arts and social development fund in partnership with the national government.

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Permanent Presidential Music Commission (PPMC) To Undertake Youth Development Programs Countrywide