Monster Hurricane Irma that is currently devastating different parts of the US after the initial Harvey, should serve as a waking call to President Donald Trump and his administration on the issue of climate change. In early June, Trump pulled the U.S. out of the Paris Agreement on climate change...
It was a humid morning and I was walking in the streets of Mombasa killing time waiting to honour an appointment with a news source when I decided to call on an old friend. The chap, a consultant with an international NGO, was going through files when I was whisked...
A drone equipped with a camera on a shooting mission. PHOTO/CREATIVE COMMONS As journalists prepare their equipment in readiness for August 8 Election Day coverage, let me take this opportunity to talk about drone journalism. Although drone journalism is a new area of news coverage in Kenya, I have witnessed the...
This photo is among those taken by former photojournalist turned politician, Boniface Mwangi, the current Ukweli Party parliamentary candidate for Starehe Constituency during 2007-2008 post-election violence. The photos won him the Mohamed Amin Photographic Award, in CNN MultiChoice African Journalist 2008 Awards and several other accolades. Photo/Boniface Mwangi. Dear journalists...
https://youtu.be/vQ4mEUG3FOQ As the countdown to the August 8 General Election gets closer, Jubilee and Nasa propaganda machines are now in an overdrive mode. Propaganda is information that is not objective and is used primarily to influence an audience and further an agenda, often by presenting facts selectively to encourage a particular...
President Uhuru Kenyatta and former President Park Geun-hye of South Korea who visited Kenya in May 2016. Her government was engulfed by a scandal before she was removed from power by court in March 2017. PHOTO/PSCU At least four heads of state and government who visited Kenya during President Uhuru...
Morris Goodman is a man who had made it in life. He had achieved everything he had dreamt of. He was a successful businessman, investor and everything just went the way he wanted it. In March 1981 Morris decided to buy an airplane, a Cessna 172. He obtained his pilot's license...
As Kenyans head into the final days towards the August 8, 2017 General Election, all indications are the presidential race is a Goliath verses David fight. We have not only witnessed a show of might through the display of powerful security equipment acquitted by the State to quell any security...
Nasa presidential candidate Raila Odinga has likened himself to the biblical Joshua who delivered the Israelites to Canaan. To him a win in the August 8, 2017 General Election against President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Jubilee will be delivering Kenyans from a regime he says has presided over massive corruption, extra-judicial killings,...
By GERALD LEPARIYO newsdesk@reporter.co.ke Since independence the youth of Kenya have been branded as ‘the future leaders’ but as we approach the August 2017 General Election their interests seem to have been ignored once again. While it is clear that the youth need to be equipped with important ingredients that builds effective...