Why teachers mustn’t be threatened by the sack in Mandera, Kenya.

Last Updated on 16 February 2019 by Gertrude http://www.nation.co.ke/counties/sack-defiant-teachers-Mandera/-/1107872/2606024/-/g1h5tvz/-/index.html Our leaders are really amazing. Sack, sack is their answers to everything. Now, the governor of Mandera is loudly asserting his governorship by announcing the ”sack” that we are aware of. The big question, should teachers in Mandera feel threatened by the sack? Why is the … Read more

Alfred Keter: Fighting Corruption Kenyan Style.

Last Updated on 16 February 2019 by Gertrude “We will reverse the law and we have to start with you!” “We are the ones making laws when we want we break them.” “I fight big wars. I don’t fight small wars. Tell your boss he is stupid,” These aren’t my quotes but come from a … Read more

Thank you for supporting Kenya

Last Updated on 16 February 2019 by Gertrude Dear Subscribers, readers and passers-by: Thank you for always being my subscribers and readers. You’re welcome to share and share encouraging each other to come over,  more. Subscribers, I am looking for a dedicated writer who we can grow with. Someone who trusts this endeavour. Please come … Read more

Soweto Uprising in Kenya: Langa’ta Primary School Massacre.

Last Updated on 16 February 2019 by Gertrude June 16 and January 19th have familiar spots. They both begin with ”J”. They both begin with sorrow and danger. They remind us of when our children were terrorised in a premise they trust the most. Their abode. Their school!. They remind us of how children in … Read more

10 Ways Kenyans can use Social Media for Empowerment

Last Updated on 16 February 2019 by Gertrude Recently we have had ”attacks” from youths of Kenya using social media platforms. Of course, such get so much media hype from our local stations. What they don’t tell you is,  you can use social media to tell a story. Turning an uneventful moment into an eventful … Read more

Home Schoolers Conference in Nairobi, Kenya 2015

Last Updated on 16 February 2019 by Gertrude ”Teaching at home is meant for the very well off parents. It’s what stay-at-home mothers do best. They got no other thing to do”.  Remarks are always harsh and general plus terrible. What then is this thing I am writing about? What’s homeschooling?  We have had sessions … Read more

Writers sites for the Kenyan writers to explore.

Last Updated on 16 February 2019 by Gertrude I love writing. What does make a good writer? It’s how much you read. And who are your best authors? Yourself, I bet? Make a point of reading other writers’ work too. That way, you will have a feel of what to write, how to write, how … Read more

Reviewing Jumia Kenya: Why I am sceptical.

Last Updated on 16 February 2019 by Gertrude Jumia Kenya is a place for buyers to find their desires, that we all know. Having a wide selection of things, of course. One is interested to browse more, see what’s there for buying. It’s what made me look here when I was looking for some office … Read more

Reviewing Online Marketplaces in Kenya: How they miss the point.

Last Updated on 16 February 2019 by Gertrude This is a general overview of the marketplaces in Kenya. The world is going digital why not Kenya? We should too embrace online shopping; buying and selling. We don’t,  as we have heard too many scamming messages from West Africa, impersonation, spoofs and so on. We became … Read more

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