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Lupita Nyong’o on French Edition of ELLE Magazine

Kenya’s Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o graced the cover of the July issue of the French fashion magazine ELLE, which was shortly after featuring on the cover of VOGUE. On ELLE the Kenyan celebrity looks radiant in a canary yellow Giambattista Valli Haute Couture gown summer edition. This is the latest in a long list of […]

It is easy for Kenyans to take the burgeoning arts scene for granted until you meet a successful artist who spent her childhood in the country at a time when expression of any nature was severely restricted. Kenyan dancer and choreographer Wanjiru Kamuyu has just returned home for a break after several years in the […]

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Kenyan born British model Malaika Firth has been featured in net-a-porter.com’s Porter Magazine’s Summer issue 2014. The sexy 20-year-old model has been compared to renowned supermodel Naomi Campbell and is the second black woman to be booked for a Prada campaign since Naomi Campbell.She is absolutely gorgeous. See more of Malaika Firth below:     […]

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The 27th Annual International Swahili Colloquium of the University of Bayreuth in Bayreuth, Germany, was historic and unique in many ways. First, Kenyan scholar Dr Tom Odhiambo was appointed the ‘town chronicler’ of Bayreuth city, a revered title in the German tradition and urban cultural dynamics. Second, the Swahili Colloquium broke its quarter century tradition […]

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Twenty-three-year-old Kenyan-born Londoner Stessy Nyaga is a young woman on a mission — to positively engage the energy and drive of her young compatriots in Britain. Together with like-minded Kenyans, she has established Diaspora Youth Empowerment (Dye), a charitable organisation engaging the youth in the Diaspora. “I cannot express the level of joy it has […]

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