Why Kenya?

“Albert, this place is like a zoo,” Chi said. “That’s why the wife didn’t come.” “By the way, how’s she doing since Jason moved to Kenya?” Albert sighed. “Not good. She’s still upset that he moved there instead of to America, Canada or England.” “Why Kenya of all places?” “He always wanted to visit Africa… Read More Why Kenya?

Off to Nairobi

As he sat there, waiting to board his flight to Nairobi, Kenya, he could still hear his mother demanding for the umpteenth time, “Why do you have to go there?” “My company is sending me there, Ma.” “Why Africa? Why not America or Canada or England?” “They need me in Nairobi. Besides, I’ve always wanted… Read More Off to Nairobi

Taking Root

Recognized as Time Magazine’s Hero of the Planet, Wangari Maathai, Kenyan environmentalist and political activist was the first African woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize.  She earned her bachelor’s and master degrees and completed her doctorate in the United States.  When it came to the environment, she has been a gargantuan force in the… Read More Taking Root