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By Stella N. (Form 4) Rhinos are herbivores. In a day a rhino can eat up to 120 pounds of grass. An adult rhino can weigh up to 3 tons, but a rhino is not dangerous. Its aim is not to harm people but to chase them away. There are different types of
By Peris N. (Form 1) Many situations keep happening in this life. There are so many things happening in this world. First, I will talk about migration of people to Kenya and about people in Kenya migrating to other countries. Migration happens because people fear being attacked by other people. Some even fear the
By Brenda N. (Form 1) Corruption is really pulling Kenya’s economy backwards. Although effective measures such as the anti-corruption agency has been put in place, it seems that they are not doing anything. Some people in the government are filling their pockets and banks with money meant to improve the livelihood of people. These
By Brenda N. and Anzel M. (Form 1) Kenneth Matiba was a Kenyan politician and activist for democracy. He was the first African indigenous permanent Secretary for Education. For fought for equality in the country. He was born in 1st June, 1932. He lost his presidential election in 1992 to Moi and he became
By Martha A. (Form 1) In Kenya there has been corruption for several years. Leaders use the resources that are supposed to be used to bring development, for their own good. Like some of the MCA, instead of building roads and homes for the homeless, they use it to develop their own houses and
I believe if I follow his steps I can be also good. My colour does not define me. What I do is what will tell you about me. I believe Obama was for the better of America and truly he made a difference.