The brother Ocholla bashing going on Kenyan social media fueled by #KOT, has something to do with a country full of "holier than thou paragons of morality" lurking in the streets of social media, waiting to pounce on anybody who attracts their wrath and make minced meat out of him. These idle army of mercenaries are gossip-hungry and never dwell on one issue for too long. However, they know how to inflict the greatest damage with their hash tags (or is it harsh-tags?) within a very short time, before they move on to their next unlucky victim or hot topic of gossip.
So I recently sneak into the country unnoticed, just in time to witness the epic#ObamaHomecoming and work on some projects too. Destination? The home of world champions, Eldoret. Who would want to miss the historic return of this famous son of the very soil of this land called kenya? After a long weekend filled with a... Continue Reading →
As some of us recover from the Obama hangover while others nurse a POTUS withdrawal syndrome, I have been imagining of the enduring lessons that we can draw from his visit as a country, even as some idiots back in America feel like jumping into the Atlantic, driven by the unwarranted hatred that they feel... Continue Reading →
How far are human beings willing to go in order to "bask" in the limelight and fame? Above are photos of the same man, or is it "wo-man"? Before and after plastic surgery. This must be the pinnacle of man's vanity! Bruce Jenner, the 1970s Olympian athlete and step dad of the... Continue Reading →
It is exactly a month since I took my flight from Kenya to India for medication. Every time I call home my son (two years and eight months old now) asks me whether I am at the airport going home. I guess this is because the last picture the young boy has in his mind... Continue Reading →