Tag: history

The Kilimani You Didn’t Know About

Kilimani ward in Nairobi may have an interesting origin to its name. The operation meaning of Kilimani derives from the Kamba word ‘Kilima’ which mean mountain, i.e Kilima-mbogo (the mountain of Buffaloes) and Kilima-njaro (the mountain of greatness). Thence, Kilimani means higher ground. However, a piece of history may offer a different meaning and origin. ...

The Kilimani You Didn't Know About

Kilimani ward in Nairobi may have an interesting origin to its name. The operation meaning of Kilimani derives from the Kamba word ‘Kilima’ which mean mountain, i.e Kilima-mbogo (the mountain of Buffaloes) and Kilima-njaro (the mountain of greatness). Thence, Kilimani means higher ground. However, a piece of history may offer a different meaning and origin. ...

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A Brief History of British Accents

You may not be aware of the fact that accents come in a huge variety in the British Isles. Now, I don’t know what is the proper name of the accents (perhaps a British friend of mine can tell me), other than I’ve experienced that both in person and on TV (or, in films, and, ...

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