Monthly Archives: October 2014

coffee

Nairobi notebook

Jackson Biko is our man about town… Coffee break Flying out to a safari through Wilson Airport? Brilliant. Check out the new look Dormans coffee shop at Air Kenya Lounge,…

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Empowering women

While volunteering at a girls’ school in Nairobi Barclay Paul Okari noticed that many girls were taking time off school unnecessarily. He set out to provide a solution In 2011…

taste

Taste…

Here’s the lowdown on what’s cooking Try this for Diwali… Mithai (sweets) Diwali, also known as The Festival of Lights, is an annual Hindu celebration of prosperity and new beginnings…

car

Dare to dream

Live the life you dream of – Michael Mwai believes that being ambitious is the key to fulfilling your goals. His own aspirations include acquiring a brand new Porsche… I…

flamingoes

Wildlife

Paul Udoto brings us the latest wildlife news Nakuru deepens Lake Nakuru National Park is experiencing the unique phenomenon of rising water, to levels last experienced over 60 years ago….

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Travel in style

Whatever age your kids, these travel products keep them looking cool and trendy while on the move Great idea: nursery bag and travel carrycot Practical & flexible – the Delta…

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Stranger in the house

Jackson Biko laments the passing of the years and wonders what has happened to the child he once knew… Teenagers – they grow taller. Lankier. Weirder. Their limbs become longer,…

Road

It all starts with a road

Msafiri’s business columnist Nkem Ifejika is keen for africa to develop its infrastructure to unleash the potential of its tourism industry One of the great things about the current stage…

Ofir

Wildlife hero

Ofir Drori is an exceptional and brave wildlife-crime activist, fighting against corruption in his quest to save wildlife – The Born Free Foundation supports his work Since 2004 Ofir Drori…

Virungas

Close encounters

The Virunga Mountains are home to one of the planet’s most-loved and most vulnerable species – the mountain gorilla. Adrian Mourby visited the region for one of the world’s ultimate…