Kenya – Nobel Prize Winner Wangari Maathai

Wangari Muta Maathai was born in Nyeri, Kenya (Africa) in 1940. The first woman in East and Central Africa to earn a doctorate degree. Wangari Maathai obtained a degree in Biological Sciences from Mount St.…

Kenya – High Court suspends move to dissolve…

Kenya’s High Court on Thursday suspended any move to dissolve the parliament after the country’s top judge said it was necessary as neither of the legislative houses had enough women lawmakers. Chief Justice David Maraga…

Kenya – 290 parliamentary Seats, only 16 were…

Culture, money and political parties have been blamed for the poor performance of women in the last General Election. An audit of prepared by the Women’s Shadow Parliament of Kenya with support from UNDP Amkeni-Wakenya,…

Kenya – She Made Millions From Sh5, Now…

Back in 1968, Wakaba Njoroge and his wife Esther Wanjiku acquired some 1.4 acres after buying Sh5 shares from a ranching company. “Waira Kamau was the MP for Ruiru, he implored us to buy shares…