OF “HOW’S” AND “WHY’S”

Paulo Coelho,one of my all time favourite authors has a new book out,Aleph. In an interview on his blog on this particular book,he was quoted as saying that the society we live in asks too many “how’s” and not enough “why’s”. A revelation it was to me and here is why. Walk into any bookshopContinue reading “OF “HOW’S” AND “WHY’S””

KENYANS,WE SHALL NOT BE AFRAID

Cowards have never won wars and Kenyans we will not win war by cowering in our houses,afraid of going shopping,taking our children to school or going to work. What we should be doing is standing tall and proud ,confident of our men and women in uniform who have gone into Somalia in search of theContinue reading “KENYANS,WE SHALL NOT BE AFRAID”

SIGNS OF ECONOMIC GROWTH:METAL DOORS CAN GIVE YOU A CLUE

Economists  get my mind in a spin when they start talking about projections,GDP and the stock market being bullish or bearish and other what not terms they use to describe the economy. It is even more depressing watching news and they bring on the “5 seconds of fame” which is what business news  has beenContinue reading “SIGNS OF ECONOMIC GROWTH:METAL DOORS CAN GIVE YOU A CLUE”

WITH LIPGLOSS AND NAIL VARNISH……..KENYA NEEDS ITS WOMEN.

Yesterday  9pm prime time news,I was greatly embarrassed by my fellow women  who were caught on camera ,rolling on the ground and screaming like crazy. I never saw any men in that protest! The reason for the protests was because some two male politicians were being summoned by the Narc Kenya disciplinary committee for un-party like behaviour. Read story here NowContinue reading “WITH LIPGLOSS AND NAIL VARNISH……..KENYA NEEDS ITS WOMEN.”

MY IDEA OF HEAVEN AS A KENYAN

I have never gone to heaven ,neither do I know anyone who has seen the so-called pearly gates but I sometimes imagine I have an idea. Definitely not a place where we play harps all day or drink fruit juice from morning till night but it may have a huge library that has all the books thatContinue reading “MY IDEA OF HEAVEN AS A KENYAN”

KENYAN RECESSION:THE GOOD,THE BAD AND THE UGLY

It’s official Kenya is experiencing one of the worst periods of recession since independence. The Kenyan shilling is on a suicide mission against the dollar,business are cutting costs and we may soon see job cuts or hiring of more temporary staff by corporates. And everything,literally everything from the packet of milk we use for breakfastContinue reading “KENYAN RECESSION:THE GOOD,THE BAD AND THE UGLY”