In reality Kenya is a market and Kenyans are property. On 6th September 1888, by Order in Council, Queen Victoria gave a Royal Charter to Sir William MacKinnon to make British East Africa her overseas market and Africans property of British Overseas.
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When Will The Rains Stop Beating Us?
It is no surprise that ugali has become a key election issue and Kenyans are politely reminding their leaders that they cannot eat ‘politics on an empty stomach’.
If You Don’t Like It, Ban It!
The Kenya Film Classification Board (KFCB) banned the American feature film 50 Shades Of Grey. The movie is based on an erotic novel by E.L James, a British best selling female author and it was inspired by the BDSM lifestyle. It has taboo written all over it. Curiously, the book escaped the ban probably because…