The new governor takes the job at a critical juncture for Kenya’s economy – the shilling is rapidly losing ground after a collapse in tourism on the back of terrorism attacks – but he has attracted more attention for his modest lifestyle than for his qualifications for the job.
Kenyans, dismayed at the lavish lifestyles that their politicians and senior officials lead, rapturously received the Yale-educated economist’s appointment, announced in late June.
The state does not recognise any relationships between persons of the same sex; same-sex marriage is banned under the Kenyan Constitution.
Homosexuality is "largely considered to be taboo and repugnant to [the] cultural values and morality" of Kenya.
The feature is not yet available for all Facebook users yet).
Facebook has a rare opportunity window to blow up the legacy telecommunication companies in Africa with its phone.
The “Call Friends for Free” feature is powered by Skype, which now includes automatically all Microsoft messengers users and Facebook users (activation required).
Facebook VOIP in partnership with Skype and Microsoft will disrupt many many players.