Nagilae, a mother of four, takes us through her life journey as a squatter for the past 13 years. … More NAGILAE’S WOES


World Vitiligo Day

To many, June 25th is just another day on the calendar. But to about 100 million people in the world, on this day they get to celebrate all the people living with Vitiligo, a skin disease characterized by white patches, ranging from a few specks of depigmentation to complete depigmentation. However, this is not to … More World Vitiligo Day


Biacara is a kikuyu word from the Kikuyu tribe of Kenya, meaning a business or businesses. These can either be small-scale or large-scale. I opted to focus on small-scale businesses that are thriving in Nyeri town. From the cobblers to the basket-weavers to the sugarcane seller who can be spotted by the roadside, and  inside … More Biacara

Floristry in Nairobi

Floriculture by definition is  the cultivation of flowering plants, sale or personal consumption. Floristry is the production, commerce and trade in flowers. It encompasses flower care and handling, floral design or flower arranging, merchandising, and display and flower delivery. Wholesale florists sell bulk flowers and related supplies to professionals in the trade. (Source: Wikipedia) Kenya was … More Floristry in Nairobi