Avant Cinema brings you Indie Films in the Forest

Avant Cinema, is an initiative of Diaspora Media, managed and curated by Danni Karanja.  Danni is an active filmmaker in both fiction and documentary genres. He comes with his previous repertoire of projects that have spanned his modest 8 years of filmmaking, starting at first as a dishwasher turned renegade guerrilla filmmaker in the streets of Montreal, Canada, to

Jack Daniels Brothers of The Grill Festival – Second Edition

And it’s back – the second edition of the Brothers of The Grill festival brought to you by Jack Daniels on October 29th promises to be hotter and more competitive than the first!  If you’re a serious nyama choma buff, then you can’t miss this amazing cook off by some of the best barbecue restaurants

The Creative Sessions at The Alchemist

If you are a creative in Kenya, read this. Jude Clark hosts ”Creative Sessions” at the Alchemist on a weekly basis for those who want to get ahead in the creative industry. It’s about peer-to-peer learning, networking and even a beer, if you wish. With Jude Clark, Joose Digital: So back in August I did

Take Action Now. #SaveNNP

There is a Rally at the Nairobi National Park on Monday and your presence is required. In case you didn’t know the park is in serious danger. There are plans by the Kenya Railways Corporation to build Phase 2 of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) through the Nairobi National Park. The chosen route cuts straight

Weekend Wishlist: First Weekend of October

A new month is upon us and Nairobi stays busy. She hates sleep, thrives on hustling, keep on going is what she does best. And that’s why we love her. A new month is upon us and Nairobi is the busiest of bees. Bubbles at the Vineyard, October 7th @ Vineyard Rhapta Road, Westlands Vineyard

Africa to Host TED Global 2017

TED holds its 2017 TEDGlobal event in Africa. The four day international conference titled   “Builders, Truth-tellers, Catalysts” will be held in Arusha, Tanzania from August 27th – 30th 2017. The TEDGlobal conference will be four days of speakers, workshops, and entertainment. Tanzania is expected to host around 800 participants, an undisclosed number of corporate

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