The ideal CV

Prof. George Magoha is set to be the new Education Cabinet Secretary and one of the major talking points during his vetting was about the size, or rather the length of …

Just another Christmas

Joy to the world! It’s that time of the year again; Christmas! It’s always a wonderful and exciting time to spend with family and loved ones. It is that time of …

Negative or positive?

If you live in sub-Saharan Africa, taking a HIV test can be one of the most nerve-racking things to do. Especially if you are sexually active and/or you recently had a …

Everyone needs a running mate

Sometimes in life we just need a running mate. Someone to run with us in our most difficult times. That guy that will always pat you on the back whenever you …

Death and her Daughter

When Mama called, I was watching the Africa Cup of Nations 2019 qualifier between Kenya and Ghana in Nairobi. It was a Saturday afternoon and I wasn’t expecting her call. She …

Hail King David!!

Until now the dust has not yet settledOn that track somewhere in LondonStill nobody is by now seatedIn that Olympic stadium in London Hail King David!!Long live King David!!Everybody seems to …

Foreign coach

AFC Leopards’ Dutch coach Jan Koops (Photo/in2eastafrica.net) Gor Mahia’s Croat coach Zdravko Logarusic (Photo/standardmedia.co.ke) Jan Koops has lost three matches onlySince taking over at the helm of AFC LeopardsIt is now …

Kenya on Top

Sally Kipyego after winning  silver in the women’s 10,000m event at the 2012 Olympics It feels good to be KenyanWhen you hear our National AnthemBeing played over and over againIn athletics …

Go Team Kenya!!

Kemboi doing his popular jig after winning the Olympics 3000M Steeplechase gold in London The Olympic Games are here againAnd the gold rush is set to beginTime for our national anthemTo …

Booming Business

The Kenyanstar magazine Volume 2 Issue 1 is out. As always, I penned my column ‘Pitch Poet,’ this time about business opportunities in sports. I have reproduced it here, titled ”Booming …

Our Future Stars

They say the future is in our handsBut I say other than just our handsTruly our sporting future liesSquarely on our feet and heads Among our youth and studentsExists a magnitude …