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FamilyMatters

Under the weather?

Jackson Biko has man flu, something his father and forefathers never even knew existed, let alone succumbed to… Growing up I never saw my old man fall sick. Men of…

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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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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,…

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The best of Kenya’s coast

It’s simply one the best coastlines in Africa, with over 500 kilometres of warm waters, white sandy beaches, mangroves and a million things to do. Msafiri sent Jackson Biko to…

Defender

Nairobi Notebook

Jackson Biko is our man about town Old favourite The Defender is the Land Rover that really knew Africa. But its time is up. Production of the Defender stops next…

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Spare a thought…

Jackson Biko laments the crying baby on a long haul flight but spares a thought for the poor parents Babies in a plane. Yikes! You know God is punishing you…

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The story of the continent

Jackson Biko chats to legendary journalist Jeff Koinange about his new book ‘Through My African Eyes‘ Most will remember Jeff Koinange as the ‘boom-box’-voiced CNN’s Africa Bureau Chief, reporting from…

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For the sake of the children

Jackson Biko is saddened by the current plight of Kenya’s elephants and wants to do something for future generations. I remember once upon a time when my little girl was…

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Nairobi notebook

Jackson Biko is our man about town. Save an elephant from your seat Pioneering conservation organisation, The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust specialises in orphan-elephant rehabilitation. So far over 150 infant…

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Cry baby

Jackson Biko tries all the tricks he knows to calm his baby but finds that none work as well as a woman’s touch There comes a time in a father’s…