Monthly Archives: April 2015

EGG

Taste…

Here’s the low-down on what’s cooking! The world’s most expensive chocolate egg In 2012 the renowned chocolatier William Curley broke the record for the world’s most expensive non-jewelled chocolate egg….

Notebook

Nairobi Notebook

Jackson Biko is our man about town Mambo Jazz! They call it ‘Urban Knights’, at Mambo Italia’s rooftop terrace at Lavington Curve. The night is heralded by three gentlemen –…

Hanoi

Hanoi Highlights

Kenya Airways has become the first airline in Africa to link the continent directly to Vietnam, with its new thrice-weekly Dreamliner flights to Hanoi. Martin Zatko gives us a flavour…

WildlifeEle

Nature news

Paul Udoto brings us the latest from the natural world Golfing in the wild The Kenya Wildlife Service has donated a herd of gazelles and zebras to Mt Kenya Holiday…

Family-Matters

Family matters: What’s your problem?

Jackson Biko registers an interest in parenting advice but takes most of it with a pinch of salt. My daughter’s school often organises ‘parenting talks’. The speakers are usually gurus…

Rugby7s

Kenya wins the Bowl at USA Rugby Sevens

The KQ-sponsored team achieve success on the world stage Kenya beat ArgentinA 24-21, scoring three second-half tries to win the Bowl final at the Las Vegas round of the HSBC…

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JKIA rated among best airports in Africa

JKIA receives recognition from Airports Council International Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) in Nairobi has been named as the fifth-best airport in Africa at the prestigious Airports Council International (ACI)…

Maggie-and-Sonja-BFF

Dream ticket to Africa

Lionesses settle into their ancestral homeland thanks to KQ and the Born Free Foundation Nine-year old twin sisters Maggie and Sonja have just made an epic journey home to Africa,…

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Meet Frank Pope and Saba Douglas-Hamilton

Frank Pope, COO of Save the Elephants, and his wildlife-filmmaker wife Saba Douglas-Hamilton, who now run the luxury Elephant Watch Camp on Kenya’s northern frontier, are a busy couple. In…

MyKenya

My Kenya

Jackson Biko, our editor-at-large, shows us around four of his favourite haunts in his home country 1 Rusinga Island The locals call it a boat, but it’s not really a…