Books: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche

Why Every Kenyan Abroad Needs to Read Americanah By  Chimamanda There’s no book more deserving to be the Editor’s Pick for our first issue of African Vines® magazine than Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche’s Americanah. I chose this book because of the way it addresses the issue of culture shock especially for an African. It doesn’t matter how long you have been in the United States or … Continue reading Books: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche

Raw Talent: We Need To Give Talented Kenyans Gigs

Anyone who has been through the Kenyan education and professional system is familiar with how extremely challenging it is to get a job — either as a university/college student or as a university/college graduate. There has been a growing number of jobless university graduates in Kenya in the past two decades and there’s no sign of that  situation changing anytime soon. Almost all Kenyans know … Continue reading Raw Talent: We Need To Give Talented Kenyans Gigs