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Lion King Premiere shows Kenya’s Safari should inspire us all

It was 25 years ago Lion King made the headlines for being one of the most magical movies ever produced. Fast forward today, magical Kenya with its rich safari continues to do the same in Disney’s new live-animated Lion King. And why shouldn’t it? Everyone can easily identify with the theme. Maybe because it gets us closer to nature, or …

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Kenyans thrilled with Magical Kenya Logo on Lion King’s Premiere banner

  It was Magical in London as #TheLionKingMovie premiered. #TheLionking movie was largely inspired by the diverse landscapes and abundance of wildlife in #MagicaKenya‘s National parks and Reserves. This Affirms Kenya as the undisputed home of safari and Adventure. #EmbracetheMagic pic.twitter.com/Cgono2IMzk — Kenya Tourism Board (@magicalkenya) July 15, 2019 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js The London premiere of 2019 Disney live animation of Lion …

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Waste into wealth, meet the Kenyan turning bones to jewelry

Disposing of waste can be a challenge in most cases this is why it is important to always find a way to recycle. A young man from Kenya, Jack Nyawanga, understood this at an early age and saw an opportunity that could make him the leading handcraft producer in his country. He lived in Kibera, Nairobi where people dumped most …

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Kenya, Uganda, and Morocco make CNN’s ‘25 most beautiful places’ list

CNN Travel recently released the results of a survey it carried out to discover the 25 most beautiful places on earth and Kenya, Uganda, and Morocco made it to this prestigious list. This list was put together by the TV channel to celebrate Earth Day. It shows travelers the top locations they could visit before the year runs out. Below …

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Kenya is building the largest AIDS Drug Factory in Africa

It is no news that HIV/AIDS is a plague that is spreading around the world and at a fast rate. Kenya spends about 38bn shillings on the importation of aids drugs annually. This lead to them seeking a permanent solution, which brought about the construction of Africa’s largest drug factory. It is estimated that this factory will cost about $100 …

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Nicholas Muchami of Kenya digs road by hand

Several rural areas in Kenya face a problem of poor transportation. Most of these rural areas are recognized as the top farming towns in Kenya. It is no news that public office holders siphon funds meant for handling such projects into their private accounts. Consequently, such projects run at a very slow pace or never get completed at the end …

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Africa must move beyond colonial anti-cannabis laws to develop a $7 billion Industry

It is no news that cannabis consumption and use is regarded as illegal in many parts of the African continent. However, the African Cannabis Report has revealed that if well harnessed by 2023 the cannabis could yield up to $7.1 billion in yearly revenue. The caveat should be that the industry should be fully regulated and legalized. In plain terms, …

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Kenyan teacher wins $1 million global teacher’s award

A Kenyan science teacher has been awarded a $1 million prize reward after being crowned the best teacher in the world. He is renowned for donating a huge part of his monthly earning to assisting poor students. He knocked off 10,000 applications from a total of 179 countries around the world. The 36-year-old Peter Tabichi teaches mathematics and physics at …

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Macron on East African tour

This morning the French President, Emmanuel Macron, met with the chairperson of the African Union, Moussa Faki Mahamat. The meeting had them discuss future partnerships between France and the African continent. The African Union is made up of 51 countries and has a goal of developing closer partnerships among member states. Macron will be traveling to Kenya from Addis Ababa …

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Strike called off and Kenya’s main airport resumes operations

The activities of Kenya’s main airport, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA), were recently disrupted by a mini-strike action. The industrial action has however been resolved and activities have returned to normalcy. James Macharia, Kenya’s Transport Minister who visited the airport earlier yesterday, reported in a tweet that the issue had been resolved and flight operations had resumed in the airport. …

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