On November 3, 2013 thousands of tourists and astronomers from all over the world flocked Kenya to witness a rare phenomenon in Equatorial Africa: Total Solar Eclipse. Dr Emmanuel Ndiema is the man who plotted the coordinates to identify the exact point where total solar eclipse would be viewed from in Kenya. This eclipse was a big deal for Kenya especially in promoting tourism and opening up of the North circuit..........
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The late SLDF Commander Mr. Wycliffe Matakwei speaks to journalists. [File Photo]
He is bright-eyed and looks more nervous than I am.He is dressed in army camouflage. From our correspondences, I knew ‘The Terminator’ was a huge man, perhaps over 6-foot-1 inch. But I am struck by how bony he is, with bony wrists. His firearm is partly rested on his lap and two knives dangle from his webbed belt. Beside him is a stone-faced, bare-chested man, in his early 30s, holding a semi-automatic rifle and a shotgun.........click here to read more.[NEW]
The Sabaots tribe is one of the nine sub-tribes of the Kenyan Kalenjin tribe. The other eight Kalenjin sub-tribes are: Sengwer, Tugen, Terik, Keiyo, Kipsigis, Pokot, Marakwet and Nandi who live in the Rift Valley Province of Kenya. The Sabaots are the authentic Kalenjin tribe and hence they are commonly referred as "Kapkugo" by the other Kalenjin sub-tribes. The Sabaot community is comprised of six sub-dialects namely: The Book, somek, Mosopishok (Ogiek), Konjak (Kony), Bong'omek, and Sabinjak (Sebei)........click here to read more.
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