2 years ago

Types of forests in Kenya

There are several types but predominantly they are classified as either primary or planted forests. These forests are on an alarming decline due to human activities such as clearing land for settling the large population. The forest types in Kenya are described below.

 Primary plantations reserved for protection purposes e.g., indigenous forests of Kenya, These forests consist of native species and have had no human intervention such that their ecological processes are intact and not significantly disturbed. Primary forests are those forests that have never been logged and have  Continue reading ...


2 years ago

How to promote essay writing in Kenyan schools

 

Writing a proper essay is challenging because it is a product of rigorous mental activity. This is very useful especially when it comes to planning an essay. There are several key steps in planning an essay and they involve the following.

The first step is to analyze the essay topic. It is important to first understand the topic one is dealing with so that, one can be able to have an idea of what the topic is all about. This enables the writer to gather information and hence make notes.

Going over all the information that has been acquired is important after w  Continue reading ...


2 years ago

Factors that affect family sizes in kenya

Soacial economic factors in Kenya greatly contribute to the desired choice of the number of children that a typical Kenyan couple can have. Most parents would prefer to have a family which is easy to provide for their needs without staining them because of the increased cost of living among Kenyans which has led to increase in prizes of basic family requirements. These factors include;

The peoples culture

Culture is a way of life of a people and it influences the practices carried out among the members of the society. Some Kenyan cultures promote the idea of couples h  Continue reading ...


2 years ago

Factors influencing food security in kenya

Food insecurity is whereby the country does not have adequate policies and strategies to ensure that there is sufficient food for all people to avoid instances of starving due to lack of food. It is mainly caused by poor policies and cultural practices. The reasons for food insecurity have been discussed below;

Cultural beliefs can influence dietary practices making people still feel food insecure even if some food which are less valued in the community are in plenty for instance  a certain community may have plenty of livestock animals for meat but they are still food insecure  Continue reading ...


2 years ago

challenges of measuring national income in Kenya

The process of measuring the specific national income of Kenya has been a great challenge because of certain hindrances. However determining the specific national income is crucial to ensure that proper planning is done to improve on the country’s  economic status.

Lack of information

Under all methods of measuring national income, there are problems and difficulties in finding all necessary information for example in Kenya, people may not be officially employed and some businesses are operated at personal and unregulated system hence the authority might not be   Continue reading ...


2 years ago

problems facing education among teenagers in Rusinga island

Rusinga Island is home to luo community located in south Nyanza Province. It is surrounded by Lake Victoria and borders Mfangano Island to the south. Estimate population range between 30 000 to 40 000. The main economic activity for the locals is fishing and a little farming. Currently, there is depletion of resources in the island due to exploitation of resources, land degradation, drought, mono cropping and depletion of fish stock in the lake are everywhere; semi arid is the primary climate.

The region is highly affected with HIV epidemic which estimates to 34% of the population i  Continue reading ...


2 years ago

Best Dance Groups in Kenya

 FBI Dance Group

Focus Beyond Imagination [FBI] a name familiar in the music industry. Members of the group met in high school and have since maintained a successful trend. They were at one time the winners of the Sakata competition. The dance has performed in many towns around the country. There spectacular moves earns popularity and as they have featured in music videos like Make you Dance by Keko, Let him go by MOG and others.

WAPI WAPI

This dance has is a household name with successes from music videos like No money No love by Alpha and Get Down Tonight   Continue reading ...


2 years ago

List of current members of the court of Appeal

                      

1. Hon. Mr. Justice Sankale Ole Kantai

2. Hon .Mr. Justice James Otieno

3. Hon. Mr. Justice Paul Kihara Kariuki

4. Hon. Mr. Justice Erastus M Githinji

5. Hon. Mr. Justice Philip N Waki

6. Hon. Lady Justice Jamilla Mohammed

7. Hon. Mr. Justice John Walter

8. Hon. Mr. Justice Alnashir R M Visram

9. Hon .Mr. Justice David Maraga

10. Hon. Lady Justice Roselyn Nambuye

11. Hon. Lady Justice Wanjiru Karanja

12. Hon. Lady   Continue reading ...


2 years ago

Skin Bleaching among Africans and its Effects

Skin bleaching/lightening is a process of reducing/blocking the concentration of melanin in order to whiten the skin or give a fairer complexion. This can be achieved by either applying a cream, getting a laser treatment or cryosurgery which involves the use of liquid nitrogen to remove patches/moles on the skin.

With celebrities leading the example, this practice is gaining popularity hence more beauty products are coming up both safe and unsafe. Some of these products have mercury which is harmful to the skin. Many websites are promoting this act by writing articles on how one can  Continue reading ...


2 years ago

Rehabilitation Centres In Nairobi City

The following are the major rehabilitation centres and their contacts within Nairobi City County:

 

Asumbi Treatment and Rehabilitation Centre (Karen)

P.O. Box 34374-00100, Nairobi

Tel: 020-2322497, 0721287822

 

Brightside Treatment And Rehabilitation Center

P.O. Box 16942 – 00620, Nairobi

Tel: 0722847130

 

Eden Village Eden Halfway House

P.O. Box 41187 -00100 Nairobi

Tel: 0722867693, 0726552476, 0722901804

 

Conquerors With Christ Trust Rehabilitation Ce  Continue reading ...