Tag Archives: money

The money-milking machine called Ruracio

Post Views = 4239Conversations occur in swahili but have been loosely translated Among the Kikuyu, there is a custom they call Ruracio. Most communities have it, only that the execution varies from one to the other. And this is why Ruracio is more pronounced than others. Ruracio is a dowry payment ceremony where the groom, with other able men, visits …

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Trophy love

Post Views = 2536My wanderlust leads me to the North this time. I am a traveler of our times who never owned a real passport or money to improve his own jagged life. At 26, I have travelled to more than 18 countries all over the world- doing things that won’t influence anyone’s life positively. I am forced to travel. …

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Of daughters and baby sitting

Post Views = 3662I didn’t manage to write anything on this blog last Wednesday but one. It pained me even as I sat in Java Ngong Road sipping my coffee quietly. I was having a very special guest, seated across the table having a mug of blended juice. I couldn’t understand why she took juice during such a nippy weather. …

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Struggles of a boy child: Being a man in the 21st century

Post Views = 2413It must be tough being a man enough at this age and era. I imagine how one must struggle to become a man that the society can term as a man enough, because in this arena of gladiators there are tags to each and every man that a mother brings along. And this man, unlike others, has …

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A Rewarding Growth

Post Views = 368Kenyans love quick buck. That’s why every now and then scams are created by those who know how to make easy money by deceiving those who want easy money.     It is as simple as that. We all want money and since the majority are not up to the task of working hard for it, we …

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Don’t Be Swept in ‘Charity’

Post Views = 372If you are living in Kenya, you have to be very cautious. When you come to Nairobi from those other parts of the country, learn to be sceptical. Suspicion might be a great key in saving you from getting broke within the first hour of your arrival.   I’m not talking about hawkers, please sponsor them however …

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