Articles by our Writers

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Cynthia Abdallah: What it takes to be an author

By Andrew Manyuru Cynthia Abdallah is a fantastic and candid author of several books one of which is ‘The Musunzu Tree and other stories’ which is an anthology of short stories and ‘My Six Little Fears’ that is a collection of poems. I managed to get a few minutes of her time from her busy …

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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN By Agustus Mutunga Have you ever been a victim of domestic violence? How was your experience in such an irritating situation? Most of the people who suffer from this are women. Statistics from the world health organization (WHO) indicate that 30 percent of women worldwide go through domestic violence from their …

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World Environment Day Celebrations in Garissa brings attention to Northern Kenya

By Burhanudin Mohamud World Environment Day is celebrated on 5th June every year. The world reflects on ways human beings can live harmoniously with their environment. This year’s theme: Ecosystem Restoration augurs well for Northern Kenya, a region that has been neglected and is set to bear the brunt of climate change given its unique …

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Why is Writers Guild Bookshop a big deal?

In 2014, a group of students in Kenyatta University saw a need to have a platform dedicated to growing writers and encouraging people to write their stories; for posterity. This gave birth to Writers Guild-Kenya as we know it today. Since then, we have trained writers, encouraged those who never thought they could write to …

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Opportunity to Serve: Marketing Intern at Writers Guild-Kenya

Here is a chance to grow with our team; Duties of the Marketing Intern 1. Manage the day to day affairs of Writers Guild KE Bookshop. 2. Help in customer service and assist clients who make inquiries regarding our books. 3. Copy writing and coming up with content to advertise our books and the bookshop …

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Writers Guild Kenya Thrills Readers at SME Expo

  Writers Guild Kenya Thrills Readers at SME Expo By Florence The 2nd annual Nation Media Group SMEs (Expo), held at Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC) in Nairobi, attracted over 200 business exhibitors with Writers Guild Kenya as the only writers and publishing organization represented in the expo. The Expo agenda was to showcase how …

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Is evolution more significant than a revolution?

Is evolution more significant than a revolution? By Colin Stanley Last year was one that has rocked us up left, right, and center. In Africa, the virus is not as rampant as it is in other parts of the world. For instance, in the streets as majestic as Paris, there is little to no activity …

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Should Sheng be Recognized as a Language?

Should Sheng be Recognized as a Language? By Colin Stanley Sheng has evolved from the then disregarded secular music that was listened to in the early 2000’s to being ingrained as part of Kenyan urban culture. Back in 2000 the classroom disdained it: teachers upheld Kiswahili and asked their students to shun ‘street music’ from …

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Former President Donald Trump Survives again!

Former President Donald Trump Survives again! By James Osolo These were the final votes on the Senate board after 5 days of the intensive trial of President Donald J. Trump. This was his second Acquittal. The first acquittal ended at 49-51; and this made him the first president in American history to be impeached and …

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