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CHANGE OF PUBLISHER

Please note that with effect from 1 March 2017 MSAFIRI magazine is no longer published by Gecko Publishing. Visit Kenya-airways.com to follow the link to the new publishers website. Gecko…

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Holiday season in Nairobi

It’s holiday season in Nairobi and Nairobians know how to celebrate in style, always seeing the year out in a blaze of glory! Local writer Millicent Muthoni gives her insider…

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Discover Kisumu

Travel blogger Wendy Watta immerses herself in the culture and activities of Kenya’s third largest city “The water playfully laps against the small, wooden boat rocking it rhythmically back and…

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Msafiri’s gadget gift guide

The best technology gifts to unwrap this year, in every category Finding the phone for you Our pick of the best handsets available to buy right now: Apple iPhone 7…

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Farming is cool

There’s a different kind of agricultural revolution going on in Africa. A new generation of young farmers are exchanging the office for the soil. Sophie Ikenye reports As a journalist,…

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African style

The African fashion industry is receiving global recognition, and events such as Malawi’s Mzuzu Fashion Week this October are providing a platform for some of Africa’s young and creative designers…

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The far side of the Mara

Writer Brian Jackman makes a nostalgic return to the Masai Mara, and finds new treats in store For me, the Mara will always be special because this was where I…

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Cape kaleidoscope

Cape Town is one of the world’s great bucket-list cities – a must-visit, feel-good place with jaw-dropping sights, loads to see and do and a lively cosmopolitan pulse. Read on…

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Madikwe magic

Kruger might be South Africa’s most popular safari destination,  but north of Johannesburg there’s an exciting alternative. Madikwe Game Reserve not only boasts the Big Five but, as William Gray…

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The making of an entrepreneur

In a special report for msafiri Lerato Mbele examines the building blocks of Africa’s sustainable businesses It’s often been said that “necessity is the mother of all invention”. That certainly…