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David Karangu: Kshs 1 Million Donation to Beyond Zero, Running Boston Marathon & More

David Karangu a self-made businessman based in Atlanta region of the U.S was one of the few Kenyans who met with President Uhuru Kenyatta during the President visit to U.S for the 69th United Nations General Assembly. During the meeting with the President, David Karangu donated Kshs 1 million to the Beyond Zero campaign started by first lady Margaret Kenyatta. Beyond Zero campaign looks to provide mobile clinics to all 47 Counties of Kenya. David Karangu answered a few questions on the donation and the meeting.
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Megan Celebrates “Sweet 16,” With family & Friends as She Focuses on Becoming a Neurosurgeon

After Kenyans migrated to the Diaspora the life tree had to continue. Megan Mwangi a Kenyan in the U.S. Kenyan community celebrated her 16th birthday with family and friends....
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Diaspora Should Not Be Land Speculators! 7 Reasons: Unemployment, Hunger, Crime, Slums, Diseases, Murder & Poverty

Land speculation is when someone buys land for the purpose of holding the land to sell it at a higher price at a future date. This is different from where land acquired is used as a factor of production to produce food, houses, jobs and other products. Kenyans in the Diaspora are today becoming Land Speculators through buying one-eighth or one-quarter acre plots. The following 7 reasons explain why a Kenyan in Diaspora should not become a Kenya Land Speculator....
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David Ikanyi Proposes Formation of Association of Kenyans in New England

“There is the need to have such an organized association that will connect our people within ourselves for social and business activities. Connect and protect our people from other smaller groups within our community and also connect and protect our people with investors from Kenya and the other parts of the world. Connect our people with the Kenyan Embassy and the Kenyan government for services and opportunities. To arbitrate between our people and the past leaders who may have cheated our people and taken their money without accountability,” writes David Ikanyi....
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Njoroge wa Taxes of Atlanta Comment on President Kenyatta Decision to Attend Hague

Mr. President,You are no doubt a leading statesman and our one of the most astute, hardworking and selfless leaders of our generation.Putting the country first and taking the action you took today has no doubt secured you a place in the annals of history....
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Kama Mungekuwa Munalimana Hapa Kama Kenya, Ingekuwaje Hapa Merekani?, Posed President Uhuru Kenyatta at the Historical Lowell Meeting.

President Uhuru Kenyatta, who entertained Kenyans with an extraordinary wonderful speech which was full of advises to Kenyans living abroad, posed in the middle of his speech and said, "Kama mungekuwa munalimana hapa kama wanavyolimana Kenya, ingekuwaje hapa Merekani, ahh?"....
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“Jobs for Kenya Youth,” President Uhuru Kenyatta Boston Diaspora Message

With millions of Kenya unemployed in Kenya, President Uhuru Kenyatta concentrated on creation of jobs as he talked to thousands of Diaspora Kenyans living in Boston—the largest crowd the President has ever addressed outside the Country as stated by Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohammed. Professor Raphael Njoroge founder of Kenya University Project discussing the speech said, “This was a great speech. This is what we are trying to do.” The Professor is looking to kick off a project that could lead to 20,000 jobs. ...
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President Obama & Wife and President Kenyatta & Wife at New York

James Kamau seeing the picture commented, “Very interesting observation: both Presidents were born in 1961 while, both First Ladies were born in 1964!” The picture of President Barack Obama of U.S, President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, First Lady Michelle of U.S and First lady Margaret Kenyatta was taken during a reception hosted in honour of Heads of State and Government attending the United Nations General Assembly in New York....
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President Uhuru Kenyatta Meets Kenyans in New York

Julius Ouko after attending the New York Kenya Meeting posted, “The reception hosted by President Uhuru for the Kenya Diaspora, was unlike any I have attended before. There was a heightened excitement generated by the presence of Mr. Kenyatta and there was a genuine warmth towards him that radiated throughout the venue. In his address we saw a leader who had a vision for where he wants to take the country and that gave me hope for the future of our beloved country. Having kept track of his activities since assuming office, I am convinced that God put him in that position for such a time as this. He also spoke at length about ethnicity and how it can be a galvanizing force in uniting Kenyans for the greater good of the nation. If anyone can bring healing to our nation that bears the scars of a painful past, then that person is none other than H.E. Uhuru Kenyatta.”...
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President Uhuru Kenyatta Meeting With Kenya Diaspora in Boston Region

President Uhuru Kenyatta is headed for Boston on Friday 26th to meet Kenyans living in the region and available from 2:30 pm to 4 pm. The President during this trip is accompanied by First Lady Margaret Kenyatta. Boston region has about 30,000 Kenyans settled in four regions: Worcester/Central MA, Lowell/North Boston/NH, South Boston and Springfield/West MA. Those willing to attend President Kenyatta to Boston region are asked to register. The venue is not as yet confirmed but reliable sources say it could be in Worcester City or Lowell City or some other place. ...
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