Articles by Josiah Mutsogu Amugongo


5 years ago

List Of Political Parties In Kenya

1992 marks the birth of Kenyan political parties after a long bloody campaign that succeeded a ten year single party rule. The campaign led by young energetic politicians and activists who had been dissatisfied with the single party KANU regime under Moi came up and voiced their cries. Like history states the tree of liberty is watered by blood, blood indeed had to be shed with some of this politicians being forced to endure torture, unlawful detention and street confrontations so that liberation can be delivered, some of this activists included the likes of Charles Rubia, Rail Odinga, Mart  Continue reading ...


5 years ago

The Most Outspoken Politicians In Kenya

The term outspoken describes a person who doesn’t fear to express his thought through spoken or even written media. With Kenya now fully out of the joint coalition government the lines have now clearly been drawn between the opposition and the ruling party hence creating a form of battle field as expected every battle field creates a super hero hence here are some of  the politicians that have stepped up to defend their sides in Kenya’s  new democracy since 2013 and are now trending as they voice the thought of their affiliate groups on current affairs in a country mar  Continue reading ...


5 years ago

Contribution Of Jomo Kenyatta University Of Agriculture And Technology To The Society

Jkuat university as many would call it is one of the best universities one can obtain higher education around east Africa today with most research work ranking the university among the best ten in the region. The university’s main campus is located just over 45km from the capital city Nairobi along Thika super highway in the small town of Juja. Other than just producing the best professionals in the field of agriculture, technology,information technology and business the university staff and students have earned accolades both locally and internationally for their innovation in trying  Continue reading ...


5 years ago

The Importance Of Exports To The Kenyan Economy

Kenya’s main income earner are exports sold to the outside world with its main market being Europe, America and the Middle East. It is then incumbent for Kenyans to understand the importance of exports and their impact to the economy so as to maintain trade with the outside world and facilitate foreign exchange. Our main exports are mainly agricultural products such as Tea, Coffee, Flowers, Sugar and other horticultural products.

“Growth of exports is important because of its effect on internal trade and economic stability. Even more, the rate of economic growth and the   Continue reading ...


5 years ago

Government Ministries And The Respective Leaders In Kenya

Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government

  • Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Joseph Ole Lenku

  • Principal Secretary: Mr. Mutea Iringo (Interior)

  • Principal Secretary: Ms. Josephta Mukobe (Coordination)

Ministry of Defense

  • Cabinet Secretary: Hon. Amb. Raychelle Awour Omamo

  • Principal Secretary: Amb. Monica Kathina Juma

The National Treasury


5 years ago

The Anti-Terrorism Campaign In Kenya

Terrorism according to the oxford English refers to the violent acts that are intended to create fear and are perpetrated for a religious, political, or ideological goal and deliberately target or disregard the safety of non combatants like neutral military personnel or civilians. Terror has of late become a common word in the boundaries of our beloved country since the deployment of the Kenya Defense Forces in Somali back in October 2011 as a way of dealing with the then increased crimes of piracy, kidnapping of foreign tourists and transaction of illegal businesses along the coast perpetr  Continue reading ...


5 years ago

Effect Of Female Genital Mutilation In Kenya

Female genital mutilation commonly referred to as FGM is the act of intentionally altering or causing injury to the female genital organs for non medical reasons as described by world health organization. This act is said to have no substantial benefit on the girl child but the crusaders of this barbaric act are said to insist that among the many benefits to the girl child is the view of safe guarding his virginity, social cultural status and relevance to the customs which is why amidst of myriad challenges they are up against they have continued to practice this evil deed on their own in s  Continue reading ...


5 years ago

List Of Football Clubs In Kenya

TUSKER PREMIER LEAGUE 2014 CLUBS

  •    A.F.C. Leopards- Nairobi

  •    Bandari- Mombasa

  •    Chemelil Sugar- Chemelil Nyanza

  •    Gor Mahia- Nairobi

  •    K.C.B. - Nakuru

  •    K.R.A. - Nairobi

  •    Mathare United- Nairobi

  •    Muhoroni Youth-Muhoroni Nyanza

  •    Nairobi City Stars- Nairobi

  •    Sofapaka- Mach  Continue reading ...


5 years ago

Political Assasinations In Kenya

Assassination as defined by the Oxford dictionary means to terminate one’s life or murder of a person mostly a public figure or politician which is mostly done secretly by hired hutment in a quest to eliminate an opponent in a political battle. Since independence Kenya has experienced a number of political assassinations over the 51 years but it has never confirmed to establish the alleged assassins. The following are the heroes who lost their lives in what they thought were the fight for Kenyan rights:

PIO GAMA PINTO 1965

He was the Member of Parliament for Parkland  Continue reading ...


5 years ago

The Main Cash Crops In Kenya

Cash crop farming is one of the leading economic activities in Kenya , Kenya a country located within the tropics is preferably suitable for the growth of most crops available in the word. Agriculture is said to be the pillar of Kenya’s economy followed by tourism and other sectors hence the following are some of the cash crops grown in Kenya;

TEA

This is one of the most cultivated crops in Kenya and has served as a stable economy in the following areas of the country; Kericho, Bomet, Nyeri, Mt. Elgon, vihiga, Limuru, Kitale, Kirinyaga and various other small scare a  Continue reading ...