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Endangered Rhinos

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

October 29th, 2018|Categories: Politics, The Daraja Times|0 Comments

Migration, Calamities, and Corruption

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

Corruption in Kenya and Solutions

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


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.

March 23rd, 2018|Categories: Politics|0 Comments