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Meet… Alan Donovan

Recently awarded the 2015 Afrika Handmade Lifetime Achievement Award, in recognition of “…the immense contribution in the identification, collection and preservation of Africa’s heritage and culture through music, dance, fashion…

Hyena

No laughing matter

In the last two years the Born Free Foundation have rescued six hyenas. They live together as a family in the peace and tranquillity of the charity’s rescue centre in…

NaturalPotential

Natural potential

Few sectors offer better or more sustainable opportunities than the agro-related sector in Africa, according to Anver Versi During this series on investing in Africa, the elephant in the room…

PeoplePower

People power

Good relationships are the basis for successful businesses, explains msafiri’s Business Columnist Nkem Ifejika When my first proper side hustle failed a few years ago, there was one simple reason…

Tortoise

Meeting the Maker

Three score years and ten is all that our species gets, according to the Bible, although these days many of us hope to push on a little longer. But for…

Notebook

Nairobi Notebook

Jackson Biko is our man about town Facelift for Theatre The Nairobi Theatre was recently identified by the Kenya@50 project secretariat as one of the flagship projects to celebrate. Kenya…

Taste

Taste…

Here’s the low-down on what’s cooking! Add some spice to your life… with Mandazi Kenyan food is heavily influenced by Indian cuisine and samosa is one of those pastries that…

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Magical Mauritius

Mauritius celebrates 40 years of tourism this year. Nicki Grihault explains why this Indian Ocean gem is as popular as ever Mauritian painter and poet Malcolm de Chazal enthused that…

Nature

Nature news

The latest from the natural world Call to action In 1973 Kenya had an estimated 167,000 elephants, dropping to 20,000 by 1989 – the year in which former President Daniel…

Windows10

Innovate…

What to expect from the cutting edge of consumer electronics this season Predictive iPhone Apple has a new version of its iPhone and iPad software coming this fall: iOS 9….