MOTHERS COUNT IN OUR BIRTHDAYS AND THEY SHOULD BE CELEBRATED

By Mical Imbukwa Miss Mikkie While birthdays are special occasions to many, for some, they just pass unnoticed. Infact sometimes it is face book that reminds them that they were born on that particular day. One pal of mine once asked, why celebrate yourself for being born when it is actually your mother who should receive all [...]

HOW CAN WOMEN DEAL WITH SEXUAL HARASSMENT AT THE WORKPLACE?

By Mical ImbukwaBeing a lady in a male dominated work place, how will you handle sexual harassment in case it happens? This question caught me off guard. I had never encountered it in any of my previous interviews. All they ever wanted to know was whether I can handle pressure, work in a team, meet [...]

UNFORTUNATELY SOME PEOPLE WHO HAVE SELF ESTEEM ISSUES IN THEIR ADULTHOOD, DIDN’T EXPERIENCE LOVE IN THEIR CHILDHOOD

Dear Parent, cultivate a habit of encouraging your child in all circumstances. "Panguza makamasi ama nikugonge kwa hii ukuta! " Wipe your nose or else I will hit you on this wall. Such statements and more are what kids grow up hearing from the people they adore. If you observe such kids in school they [...]

TIME IS A LIMITED RESOURCE

Time is a limited resource. Once you waste it, expecting to have it again is a wild dream! I remember throughout my primary, high school and college days, one proverb always reigned: "time wasted is never recovered!" During those days to most youngies, that phrase most likely sounded like guitar strings to a goat. It [...]

The Magic of Personal Initiative

By Mical Imbukwa Each time national examination results are released, the top scorers are interviewed and they exhibit lofty dreams. Some say that they want to be surgeons, others pilots while others, engineers. Question is; do these young people really know what it takes? Success begins with a well thought out written down goal, followed [...]

CORRUPTION IS A FIRE FUELED BY THE MWANANCHI

By Mical Imbukwa Some time back when terrorist attacks were a routine in Kenya, the statement “Kenya is a hotbed of terrorists” was made and it did not go down well with many people who believe in a great Kenya. Immediately hashtags were created to try and combat this narrative and it was evidenced that [...]