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The Diaspora in Munich Celebrate Kenya’s Culture

Kenyans in Munich held a Cultural Day on Saturday 5th September, 2015. The event, which is in its second year, saw Kenyans sharing, networking, entertaining and showcasing our rich diversity in culture, cuisine and music. Speakers at the event included H.E. Amb. Joseph Magutt, Mr. Robert Roth from Austria, and Mr. Joachim Niehaus from Freiburg. In his speech, Ambassador Joseph ...

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The GIZ Information Workshop on renewable energies in the commercial & industrial sector in Kenya

The German Development Organization GIZ hosted a workshop on 2nd September, 2015, to sensitize German investors on the market opportunities in the energy sector in Kenya as well as the policies and the strategies of the Kenyan Government with regard to the sector. H.E. Ambassador Joseph Magutt gave the opening remarks at the workshop whereby he gave an overview of ...

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Envoy wants Kenyan women barred from taking jobs in Saudi Arabia

Kenya’s ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Mohamed Mohamud, has recommended a total ban on sending female workers to the kingdom as a way of reducing incidents of mistreatment. Mr Mohamud argued that the incidents remained isolated but said many of them were blown out of proportion by people who had been deported from the kingdom. The envoy was responding to claims ...

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Kenya should recognise the value of immigrants, like Germany

Even with a single visit to Germany a year ago and regular reviews of data about its economic and social policies, that country has generally struck me as having the most enlightened economic policy but being too timid regarding social policy choices. In the last week, Germany has shown that it is truly intent on being a leader for Europe ...

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Triumphant Photos Show Thousands of Refugees Being Welcomed Into Germany

This week, more than 7,000 refugees — mainly from war-torn areas in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan — were welcomed into Germany as the Hungarian government ejected them from Hungary. Hungary’s far-right government, which has taken harsh stances towards what it sees as an unwanted mob, took the migrants by bus to Austria, after which the German and Austrian governments received ...

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Rethinking Africa. (De)Coloniality – 130 Years after the Berlin Conference

The third annual “Rethinking Africa” Conference, christened Africa Discourse III, will explore the meaning and ubiquity of Coloniality: the pervasiveness of seemingly a bygone era of colonialism. What effect does colonial thinking have on the constitution of african Societies and Identities today? And how do colonial patterns structure the self-conception and contemporary interaction of Europe and Africa? Date :25 & ...

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‘Unajua’ arguably Kenya’s 2015 ‘Song of the year’ that no one has heard

The track is dope, the video is hot and the vocals are on point. But how come we’ve all not heard the song Unajua, a collabo between Gilad and TPF contestant Wendy Kimani? Oh, and so you know, Gilad is the former Israeli deputy ambassador to Kenya. They have both craftily fused Swahili and English lyrics to playact a scenario ...

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Ghana Girls-Documentary Series on WDR from 24.08.2015

Ghana Girls is a documentary series on three young ladies born of Ghanian parents in Germany, who met during their teens and became close friends. This camera team followed them for three years and a half years as they grew, did their high school final exams (Abitur) und then actively begin to pursue their career dreams. The documentary has five ...

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