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News Kenya History: Astronomy Club, a history-making sketch team, debuts new Netflix series

Published on: Thursday 05 December 2019
Astronomy Club, a history-making sketch team, debuts new Netflix series
News source: https://theundefeated.com/features/astronomy-club-a-history-making-sketch-team-debuts-new-netflix-series/

Now, the Astronomy Club, the team of Shawtane Bowen, Jonathan Braylock, Ray Cordova, Caroline Martin, Jerah Milligan, Monique Moses, Keisha Zollar, and James III has a six-episode sketch series, ...

News Kenya History: A history of state capture in Kenya: The Anglo Leasing scandal

Published on: Thursday 28 November 2019
A history of state capture in Kenya: The Anglo Leasing scandal
News source: https://www.nation.co.ke/oped/blogs/dot9/franceschi/Audacity-of-greed-The-Anglo-Leasing-tragedy/2274464-5367190-xmjy6j/index.html

There are at least 38 laws dealing with corruption in Kenya. The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has rightly stated that fighting corruption is primarily a political problem and that the Executive ...

News Kenya History: Our athletes on verge of history, again!

Published on: Friday 22 November 2019
Our athletes on verge of history, again!
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001350467/our-athletes-on-verge-of-history-again

Kenya has another great opportunity to steal global headlines tonight as the IAAF World Athlete of the Year gala gets under way in Monte Carlo, Monaco. Kenyans in world marathon record holders Eliud ...

News Kenya History: Kenya calls on Africa to partner and curate history

Published on: Thursday 21 November 2019
Kenya calls on Africa to partner and curate history
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001350382/cs-amina-calls-for-one-africa-s-history-website

Amina said Africa has a very rich and diverse history and it was necessary to jointly curate it in a website. SEE ALSO :CS Amina flags off Kenya’s shooting team ahead of IDPA tourney The Unesco ...

News Kenya History: Kenya's Kipchoge ready to bust 2-hour marathon barrier

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Kenya's Kipchoge ready to bust 2-hour marathon barrier
News source: https://au.news.yahoo.com/kenyas-kipchoge-ready-bust-2-hour-marathon-barrier-130341946--spt.html

Kenya's Olympic and world champion Eliud Kipchoge said Thursday he was confident of busting the mythical two-hour barrier for the marathon this weekend, an achievement he ranks with man's first landing on the moon.

News Kenya History: Kenya: Kipchoge Off to Vienna for Ineos 1 - 59 Challenge - What They Said

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Kenya: Kipchoge Off to Vienna for Ineos 1 - 59 Challenge - What They Said
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910090163.html

Pride of Kenya and the son of the Land ... 1:59 record affirms his place in the annals of athletics history. The attempt alone is enough, the victory would be a bonus. He is no longer running ...

News Kenya History: Kenya’s Subira listed for Oscars

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Kenya’s Subira listed for Oscars
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/lifestyle/article/2001344877/kenya-s-subira-listed-for-oscars

Kenya Film Commission CEO Timothy Owase expressed delight at ... Five years ago Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o made history when she became the first ever black African woman to win an Oscar. Her ...

News Kenya History: As it prospers, China will not leave Kenya behind

Published on: Monday 30 September 2019
As it prospers, China will not leave Kenya behind
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001343887/as-it-prospers-china-will-not-leave-kenya-behind

hailed by the Kenya Government as the "Engineering Magic in Kenya's History”, in a record six months. I am delighted to hear stories of how Chinese companies actively leveraged their equipment and ...

News Kenya History: Why history remains one of the easier assets to sell

Published on: Monday 30 September 2019
Why history remains one of the easier assets to sell
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/business/article/2001343997/history-can-inspire-many-with-economic-returns

Is anyone celebrating 100 years since the first settler soldiers got land in Kenya? If we dig into our history, we can’t miss something that happened, 50, 75 or 100 years ago. But in Kenya, we have no ...

News Kenya History: Kenya: Ruling On Maritime Dispute to Severely Test Kenya's Soft Power

Published on: Sunday 28 July 2019
Kenya: Ruling On Maritime Dispute to Severely Test Kenya's Soft Power
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201907290046.html

Opinion - The clock is ticking towards the September 9-13, 2019, tipping point, when the International Court of Justice (ICJ) at The Hague, Netherlands, will decide on the maritime delimitation case filed by Somalia against Kenya on August 28, 2014.

News Kenya History: Kenya: Top Lawyer on Brink of Making History as the First Blind Judge

Published on: Sunday 28 July 2019
Kenya: Top Lawyer on Brink of Making History as the First Blind Judge
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201907290042.html

When the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) announced the list of 11 nominees for appointment as Court of Appeal judges, Dr Kibaya Imaana Laibuta did not receive any special mention apart from the fact that he was the only advocate in private practice picked.

News Kenya History: Kenya: Symbolic Tusks Erected in 1952 to Celebrate Queen Elizabeth's Visit

Published on: Sunday 07 July 2019
Kenya: Symbolic Tusks Erected in 1952 to Celebrate Queen Elizabeth's Visit
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201907080046.html

Their uniqueness is also defined by their history they have ... The tusks are also under the protection of the National Museums of Kenya (NMK) which charges for commercially filming them. ...

News Kenya History: How historical texts will help preserve Kenya’s history

Published on: Friday 05 July 2019
How historical texts will help preserve Kenya’s history
News source: https://www.nation.co.ke/lifestyle/weekend/historical-texts-will-help-preserve-Kenya-history/1220-5184488-15hv7wq/index.html

The demonstrators were fighting for multiparty democracy to be restored in the country. But that is the deepest the story goes, with minimal room for appeal to human emotions. In the school syllabus, ...

News Kenya History: Kenya’s High Court upholds colonial-era laws that criminalize same-sex relations

Published on: Friday 24 May 2019
Kenya’s High Court upholds colonial-era laws that criminalize same-sex relations
News source: https://www.spokesman.com/stories/2019/may/24/kenyas-high-court-upholds-colonial-era-laws-that-c/

Many in Kenya’s vibrant gay community had hoped the court would make history by scrapping the British colonial-era laws and inspiring other countries in Africa to do the same. Activists argue that the ...

News Kenya History: Kenya upholds laws criminalizing gay sex

Published on: Friday 24 May 2019
Kenya upholds laws criminalizing gay sex
News source: https://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2019/may/25/kenya-upholds-laws-criminalizing-gay-se/?news

Kenya's High Court on Friday upheld sections of the penal code that criminalize same-sex relations, a disappointment for gay rights activists across Africa where dozens of countries have similar laws.

News Kenya History: Kenya’s High Court Upholds a Ban on Gay Sex

Published on: Friday 24 May 2019
Kenya’s High Court Upholds a Ban on Gay Sex
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/24/world/africa/kenya-gay-ban-british.html

NAIROBI, Kenya — Kenya’s High Court on Friday upheld laws that ... At a meeting last year of Commonwealth heads of state, Prime Minister Theresa May said Britain regretted that history, and she urged ...

News Kenya History: Studio Libeskind Unveils Their Design For the Museum of Human History in Kenya

Published on: Thursday 16 May 2019
Studio Libeskind Unveils Their Design For the Museum of Human History in Kenya
News source: https://www.architecturaldigest.com/story/studio-libeskind-unveils-design-museum-human-history-kenya

The arc of human history would appear too long and diverse to neatly fit in any museum space. After all, the sky is the limit when it comes to all that the walls can contain. Which is likely one ...

News Kenya History: Studio Libeskind reveals Ngaren, museum of human history in Kenya

Published on: Tuesday 14 May 2019
Studio Libeskind reveals Ngaren, museum of human history in Kenya
News source: https://archpaper.com/2019/05/ngaren-the-museum-of-humankind-studio-libeskind-kenya/

Studio Libeskind has revealed its design for a vertical monument to humanity just outside of greater Nairobi in Kenya. Ngaren: The Museum of Humankind, commissioned by paleoanthropologist Dr ...