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I Want to Take Charge of My Life with Divine Help

By  Suzane A. (Form 4)   Life from the perspective of a divorced HIV positive mother- Adapted from Asunta Wagura’s Diary Source: The Daily Nation Every woman has an “on-it” tray in which she has pressing personal, psychological and professional issues she is dealing with.  Sometimes she is on a long term basis.  At

September 8th, 2019|Categories: Opinion, The Daraja Times|0 Comments

Cut One, Plant Ten

By Dorcus A. (Form 3) So many are times when we hear people complaining about drought and famine. So many are times when we hear people complaining that some people’s sins have caused the world to be the hell it is now. Something that people have never realized is that blaming others for

August 21st, 2019|Categories: Opinion, The Daraja Times|0 Comments

The Cry of a Woman

By Dorcus A. (Form 3) God created a woman to be a helper to a man in their efforts of making God’s creation beautiful. The fact that a woman was created after a man does not make her subordinate to the man. Women have been experiencing several problems since the world was created.

August 21st, 2019|Categories: Opinion, The Daraja Times|0 Comments

The Evolution of Man

By Ruman S. (Form 2) Back in history, a scientist known as Charles Darwin discovered that man evolved and developed from a very simple form.  In 1859, he published his ideas on the theory of evolution in a book titled The origin of species by natural selection. This idea produced instant battles in

August 21st, 2019|Categories: Opinion, The Daraja Times|0 Comments

What a Good Job

By Perpetua M. (Form 3) In Africa, we have fifty-four countries and every country has a leader who represents them in terms of everything. Being a leader takes courage and self-awareness. A leader is defined by his or her character and how he or she behaves. Not everyone who vies for a seat

August 21st, 2019|Categories: Opinion, The Daraja Times|0 Comments

Crowning a New Miss Daraja

By Christine C. (Form 3) At Daraja Academy, we have an annual contest to choose the next Miss Daraja. Ten beautiful ladies believed in themselves and had so much poise and confidence for this competition. The competition was tough because all the contestants were such vibrant participants, eloquent speakers and verbally expressive, they

August 21st, 2019|Categories: Opinion, The Daraja Times|0 Comments