Yesterday I was running one of the biggest marathon and the most coveted- Virgin London Marathon! It is not an easy task considering that youhave to run 42 kilometersor 26.2 miles none stop! What I can tell you is that it is great fun to be in a group of...

24 Apr 2017

Climate change the missing link in Vision 2030

Vision 2030 is the long-term development blueprint that aims to transform Kenya into a middle income country by 2030.
The Vision is being implemented through a series of successive five-year Medium Term Plans (MTPs) the first implemented from 2008-2012; the second ends this year from 2013.
The Vision...

20 Apr 2017

Have voters lost faith in power of the ballot?

In the past Africa has been enjoying high voter turnout in elections. Voting is seen as the basic way that Africans will be able to determine the nature of their governments and this has resulted in huge voter turnout in most countries, with the average being over 66 per cent...

22 Mar 2017

Start-ups can transform Africa!

Austin, Texas is the Silicon hills of America! This is due to the vibrant start-up ecosystem as well as the fact that Mount Bonnel is in Austin. By the way, Next time you are in Austin try to climb the stairs of Mount Bonnel and you will experience a breathtaking...

17 Mar 2017


The African continent has come a long way during the last fifty years from a development perspective. Literacy levels, health sector, infrastructure, growth of GDP, food security, security among others, are some of the indicators that have significantly risen over the years. There is a considerable positive change in the...

13 Feb 2017