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Kenyan-born journalist awarded in US for exemplary reporting Africa,Diaspora,News

BY STEVE JOHNSON A Kenyan-born US based journalist was feted on Thursday for exemplary coverage of the 2017 Kenyan general election. BMJ Muriithi, who is a multimedia specialist, received the award at a ceremony held at the Voice America headquarters (VOA) in Washington DC. While presenting the Superior Accomplishment Award, the agency’s Africa Division Chief, Neggusie Mengesha, praised the journalist for “outstanding reporting and going beyond the call of duty” while covering the election in the East African nation for radio, TV and online platforms. Muriithi was among thousands of journalists representing international media organizations who traversed the country and…

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VIDEO: Colorful wedding for Diaspora couple held in Kenya Uncategorized

BY ESTHER WANJOHI Our wedding brought many people together. Professor Cuthbert traveled from Kansas City MO to attend our May 20, 2017 wedding in Nairobi Kenya! As preparation to my current doctoral program, Professor Cuthbert taught me a subject known as “Futuring” which I think should be taught to everyone. “Futuring” is an attempt to make accurate predictions of what the future may hold. According to Edward Cornish (2004), there are now proven-techniques for exploring the future. Among the skills that can be acquired and used in Futuring is Foresight because it enables us to discern and anticipate risks and…

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VIDEO AND MULTIPLE PHOTOS: A Colorful Diaspora wedding held in Kenya Business,Diaspora,Entertainment,News,Photos,USA,Videos

BY ESTHER WANJOHI Our wedding brought many people together. Professor Cuthbert traveled from Kansas City MO to attend our May 20, 2017 wedding in Nairobi Kenya! As preparation to my current doctoral program, Professor Cuthbert taught me a subject known as “Futuring” which I think should be taught to everyone. “Futuring” is an attempt to make accurate predictions of what the future may hold. According to Edward Cornish (2004), there are now proven-techniques for exploring the future. Among the skills that can be acquired and used in Futuring is Foresight because it enables us to discern and anticipate risks and…

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Some cringe, others applaud cops after shooting death of a 23 year old Kenyan in Atlanta News

The killing of a 23 year old Atlanta-based Kenyan man whom the police say was being tracked by the anti-narcotic unit since 2013 has left the Kenyan community in the metro Atlanta area and around the US with more questions than answers and elicited a heated debate on the social media. Whereas some condemn suspected drug related crimes, others say they don’t wholly buy the story by the sheriff’s office as dead men tell no tales. Some even suspect that race was a key factor in the shooting death of the young man. In the meantime, Following the untimely death…

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Kenyan Diaspora Man Builds A Magnificent Resort On Thika Super Highway at Sh3 Billion Business,News

At first glance, the unusual design of Rainbow Ruiru Resort on the Thika Superhighway resembles a giant, magnificent tower. Its ambience and serenity has made it a jewel in the local hospitality industry. However, it is hard to believe that this attractive piece of property with spectacular views of Mt Kilimambogo stands on a piece of land that was once a condemned stone quarry. Today, it stands as a testimony of what sheer will power and an unbroken childhood dream can do to transform the most desolate of places to a most-sought-after property now worth Sh3 billion. To some, the…

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VIDEO: Suspect arrested in the murder of a Kenyan Man, Mike Mulwa, in Alabama News,Obiturary,USA,Videos

BY BMJ MURIITHI Police in Birmingham, Alabama, have arrested a man they believe fatally shot Mike Mulwa Ngangi, a 29 year old Kenyan entrepreneur, at a gas station in on Parkway East. The suspect, 18 year old Chandler Bryant of Birmingham, is being charged with capital murder and has been denied bond. He is suspected of fatally shooting Mr Mulwa on June 3rd at a Citgo Gas Station where the victim was working. Police at the time determined robbery was involved. READ: Shock as Kenyan entrepreneur, creator  of 254 brand shot and killed in Birmingham, Alabama Authorities confirmed to Kenya…

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VIDEO: Kenyans in Atlanta raise over $30k to help take Mulwa’s body home for burial News,Obiturary,Videos

BY BMJ MURIITHI Kenyans in Atlanta were joined by their compatriots from other cities in the US Sunday as they packed the Kenyan American Community Church (KACC) in Marietta, Georgia, for a memorial service and a fundraiser to help with funeral arrangements for  for the late Mike Mulwa Ngangi (+254) whose body will be flown to Kenya for burial this week. Mulwa, 29, died 7 days ago after he was shot by a gunman at a gas station in Birmingham, Alabama, in what authorities have described as suspected robbery. On Sunday afternoon, over $30k was raised in record time. Watch…

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VIDEO: The day Mike Mulwa thanked president Barack Obama for letting young immigrants pursue dreams Diaspora,News,USA,Videos

Mike Mulwa Ngangi, the 29 year old Kenyan whose recent killing in Birmingham Alabama, has caused a public outcry among Kenyans in the US, was among the first people in 2012 to thank the then president Barack Obama for his decree allowing young illegal immigrants to pursue their dreams without being bothered by the authorities. READ RELATED: Shock as Kenyan man, owner of #254 brand, shot dead at a gas station in Alabama NTV’s correspondent BMJ Muriithi took a look at the implication of the surprise move and sought the views of some of the Kenyans residing in the United…

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VIDEO UPDATE: More details emerge as owner of gas station where Mike Mulwa was killed speaks out Business,Diaspora,News,Obiturary,Videos

BY BMJ MURIITHI Support the funeral arrangements for Mike Mulwa through Gofundme by clicking on this link Mike Mulwa Ngangi, the Kenyan entrepreneur  who was killed by robbers in Birmingham, Alabama, over the weekend, had been robbed at gun point the previous day and warned not to call the police,  Kenya Satellite Network can now reveal. Mulwa, popularly known as Mike 254, a USA based entrepreneur of 254 clothing, succumbed to a gunshot wound after he was shot by armed robbers at a  gas station on Saturday night. Eye witnesses told the police that the Citgo gas station where Mulwa…

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