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Kenyans Down Half-a-Billion Worth of Scotch

Kenyans guzzled nearly half a billion shillings worth of Scotch in 2013 and are expected to surpass this figure as the festive season concludes in 2014. The numbers are revealed in a report released by the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) that monitors the industry in Scotland, part of the UK. SWA’s 2013 statistical report released […]

President Kenyatta reacted well in Migori, but such incidents leave a bitter taste in the mouth. Bulbul is one of those small, common places in Kenya, where inhabitants are astonishingly creative. Migori is an important cosmopolitan town in western Kenya. Scotland is a country within the United Kingdom, which covers the northern third of the […]

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Scotland’s complacent belief that it doesn’t have a racial problem has been blown apart this year. The most uplifting and affirmative action I’ve seen this year occurred in distressing circumstances in Glasgow’s Sauchiehall Street. The event was filmed by BBC Scotland for their series, The Street, chronicling the reality of life on Scotland’s liveliest boulevard. In it we see […]

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European Commission President José Manuel Barroso said on Sunday that states breaking away from existing EU countries would struggle to gain EU membership, further complicating Scottish nationalists’ already uncertain plans for independence. Barroso said it would be nearly impossible for the European Union to grant membership to such states – days after the British government […]

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The African Diaspora in Scotland is also contributing to strong African economic growth through research and development which is also being conducted by African Diaspora academics in Scottish universities and business schools and African Diaspora businesses in Scotland.  As part of the Africa-UK project funded by Comic Relief, the Centre of African Studies, University of […]

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