Kenya : Nairobi - capital and largest city of Kenya

Destee

destee.com
STAFF
Jan 22, 2001
35,938
9,883
betwixt and between
destee.com
Occupation
Website Consultant
Nairobi - capital and largest city of Kenya

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nairobi

Nairobi (/naɪˈroʊbi/; locally [naɪˈroːbi]) is the capital and largest city of Kenya. It is famous for having the Nairobi National Park, the world's only game reserve found within a major city. The city and its surrounding area also form Nairobi County, whose current governor is Evans Kidero and Deputy Governor is Jonathan Mueke.

The name "Nairobi" comes from the Maasai phrase Enkare Nairobi, which translates to "cool water". The phrase is also the Maasai name of the Nairobi river, which in turn lent its name to the city. However, it is popularly known as the Green City in the Sun, and is surrounded by several expanding villa suburbs.[2]

#nairobi - #kenya - #africa - OldSoul
 

Ms Drea

STAFF
STAFF
Oct 16, 2004
807
318
Illinois
destee.com
Occupation
Educator
I had a chance to visit Nairobi and other areas while in Kenya on our study/tour. I found downtown Nairobi to be so America-like, mainly because of the large number of top name businesses. In the rural areas in the Maasi and Kikuyu communities reminds one of areas in the US southern states. The Kikuyu Chief even gave me the African name Njoki. It means "the one who has returned home". We were also afforded the opportunity to go to several university lectures among other educational and cultural venues.
 

chuck

Well-Known Member
MEMBER
Aug 9, 2003
13,471
2,160
I had a chance to visit Nairobi and other areas while in Kenya on our study/tour. I found downtown Nairobi to be so America-like, mainly because of the large number of top name businesses. In the rural areas in the Maasi and Kikuyu communities reminds one of areas in the US southern states. The Kikuyu Chief even gave me the African name Njoki. It means "the one who has returned home". We were also afforded the opportunity to go to several university lectures among other educational and cultural venues.
Big props for sharing your insights with all of us here as well...
 

Destee

destee.com
STAFF
Jan 22, 2001
35,938
9,883
betwixt and between
destee.com
Occupation
Website Consultant
I had a chance to visit Nairobi and other areas while in Kenya on our study/tour. I found downtown Nairobi to be so America-like, mainly because of the large number of top name businesses. In the rural areas in the Maasi and Kikuyu communities reminds one of areas in the US southern states. The Kikuyu Chief even gave me the African name Njoki. It means "the one who has returned home". We were also afforded the opportunity to go to several university lectures among other educational and cultural venues.


Thank You Sister for sharing your own personal Nairobi experience with us!

YAAAAAAAAAAAY USSSSSSSSSSSS!!! ... :yaay: :yaay: :yaay:

Thank you Beloved! ... :love:

Beautiful!

:heart:

Destee
 
Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
Destee Kenya : Nairobi Water Rationing to Get Worse As Ndakaini Hits New Low Kenya 1
Al D Africa : Serena Williams Quietly Kept Venture Capital Firm's Investment in Nigeria All Things Africa 6
Destee Angola : Luanda - capital and largest city in Angola Angola 0
Destee Egypt : Cairo - the capital and largest city of Egypt Egypt 3
Destee Algeria : Algiers - capital and largest city of Algeria Algeria 0
Destee Namibia : Windhoek - capital and largest city of Namibia Namibia 0
Destee Ethiopia : Addis Ababa - natural springs capital and largest city of Ethiopia Ethiopia 1
S Black People : The Food Stamp Capital of the U.S. is WHITE and REPUBLICAN Black People Open Forum 0
Fine1952 Black People : Complex Capital of ONTARIO ---Ottawa, Canada Attacked Black People Open Forum 4
Enki Black People : Is Miami Gardens The Stop and Frisk Capital of America? Black People Open Forum 0
Clyde C Coger Jr Black Entertainment : Office Chaos - Capital One Spark Business TV Commercial Black Entertainment 3
magyarmaiden Central African Republic : Rebels take the capital of Central African Republic Central African Republic (CAR) 9
S Black People Politics : Romney family buys voting machines through Bain Capital investment Black People Politics 3
Destee Black People : The Last Plantation - Blacks on Capital Hill Black People Open Forum 1
Destee Black People : Fired from Capital One over YouTube Video Black People Open Forum 3
A South Africa : SOUTH AFRICA'S CAPITAL TO BE RENAMED 'TSHWANE' South Africa 2
1poetsought Black Haiku : "Capital Idea" Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 14
S Black People : Capital Punnishment Black People Open Forum 2
Queenie Black People : Capital Punishment: For or Against? Black People Open Forum 11
Clyde C Coger Jr The Police : AG Barr said there must be 'zero tolerance for resisting police' and went after 'social-justice reformers' in a heated speech to the US's largest law- Law Forum - Prisons - Gun Ownership 0
OldSoul Black People : How America's Largest Local TV Owner Turned Its News Anchors Into Soldiers In War On The Media Black People Open Forum 0
Clyde C Coger Jr Black People : The Largest Early World Map is Unveiled For the First Time Black People Open Forum 0
Clyde C Coger Jr Africa : The Majesty of Africa's Largest Owl All Things Africa 0
Destee Nigeria : Lagos - the largest city in Africa - 21 million people Nigeria 2
Destee South Africa : Johannesburg - largest city in South Africa South Africa 4
Destee South Africa : Durban - largest city in the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal. South Africa 0
Clyde C Coger Jr Ethiopia : Oromo Protests: Why Ethiopia's Largest Ethnic Group Is Demonstrating Ethiopia 29
Liberty Black People Politics : Bernie Sanders wins backing of African American group in Nevada’s largest county Black People Politics 4
OldSoul OldSoul : NATE PARKER MAKES HISTORY AT SUNDANCE AS “BIRTH OF A NATION” EARNS LARGEST FESTIVAL DEAL EVER OldSoul 30
Black Phoenix Science and Technology : Cutting Edge: China is Building The World's Largest Telescope Science and Technology 2
Chevron Dove Science and Technology : Largest Sunspot in 24 Years is facing Earth Science and Technology 1
Alarm Clock Black People : Largest Fast Food Workers Strike Hits Seven Cities Across US Black People Open Forum 10
MsInterpret Black People : Mikel Ruffinelli Sets Record For World’s Largest Hips Black People Open Forum 22
Keita Kenyatta Black People : Populations With The Largest Percentages of Rhesus Negative Blood Black People Open Forum 0
Keita Kenyatta Black People : Pharma Giant GSK to Pay $3B in Largest Ever Healthcare Fraud Case Black People Open Forum 0
Knowledge Seed Black Positive People : Black Power: Coca Cola's 4th largest bottler is Black-owned Black People Doing Positive Things 8
Ankhur Black People Politics : Why no Town Hall meetings in the Communities of Obama's Largest Constituency?? Black People Politics 85
Amnat77 Black People : U.S. remains the largest cocaine market in the world Black People Open Forum 1
P Blacks largest ethnic group with HIV/AIDS in Canada Black Health and Wellness 0
A Black Spirituality Religion : Muslims Mark 200th Anniversary of Africa's Largest Islamic Empire... Black Spirituality / Religion - General Discussion 3
I Black People : Oct 25th Nation's Largest Volunteer Day! - Get Involved! Black People Open Forum 0
Destee Black People : Hispanics Now Largest US Minority Group Black People Open Forum 3
A Black People : Whites in Minority in Largest Cities, Census shows... Black People Open Forum 2
Similar threads











































Destee Chat

Latest profile posts

We are in a new era. Those facts give us evidence we can reach the Melanin Tipping Point just by telling the truth. The Melanin Tipping Point is the point at which we go from healing to healed. Mchakato wa Uponyaji is the process of healing. Melanin Is Worth More Than Gold. That fact puts us in a different state mentally. It affects different people differently. What is certain is the Ubuntu paradigm is returning.
Melanin is worth more than gold. The Red, Black and Green is 100 years old. The Afric, official currency of the United States of Africa is worth over $2.
Shems Nbedjer wrote on Moon Child's profile.
Hello Moon Child, it's been a few years since we talked. Please let me know if you can do my chart for me, thank you. I'm in transition and really could help with some interpretations.
Change the world for the better, take care of it, because you live in it!
If the present Kuzma saw the then Kuzma, he would say: Boy, grit your teeth. In twenty years everything will be wrong!
Top