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Wake Up! Doctor’s Last Call To Middle and Upper Class Kenyans

This week, the 50th day lapsed with Kenyan doctors on strike. This week seven Kenyan doctors #CB7 #CBASeven faced jail for standing for universal healthcare. This week, an article ushering the new Mau Mau revolution went viral. The articles’ author, Dr Eunice Songa, mother, mentor,

Remembering Mandela: In Africa. when a person of Mandela's stature passes on, it is said that a tree has fallen

Remembering Mandela

A poem to remember Mandela. The persona is a mother crying for her children’s future. She asks Nelson Mandela to pass on her regards to Professor Wangari Maathai. This mother is remembering Mandela through the work of another peace maker, Wangari Maathai who taught us

On March 21, 2013, the sun set on the life of Chinua Achebe

Chinua Achebe Tribute: Gone, But Not Entirely

The dirge: Gone, But Not Entirely, is a poem written by Isaac Otidi Amuke mourning the passing on Chinua Achebe (16th November 1930-21st March 2013). The literary legend and critic  born in Ogidi, Nigeria and author of favorites: Things Fall Apart (1958), No Longer at