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Safaricom Jazz Festival: Celebrating 5 Years with BWB, Rick Braun, Kirk Whalum & Norman Brown et al, Feb. 25 2018 @ Kasarani Stadium

Date: February 25, 2018
Venue: Training Grounds, Kasarani Stadium
Time: from 10 am (Gates Open), and Performances – 12 noon
Tickets: Adults KES 2,000/-, and Students (with ID) KES 500/-


February 23, 2018 at 2:20 pm Leave a comment

Inaugural Guitar Clinic with Manaseh Uzele, Feb. 25 2018 @ Conservatoire Ballet Studio – Kenya National Theatre

Date: February 25, 2018
Venue: Conservatoire Ballet Studio – Kenya National Theatre
Time: 3-5 pm
Entry: Free

February 22, 2018 at 12:08 pm Leave a comment

Panel Discussion: Land, Wildlife, Whiteness, Conservation and Conflict: A Case of Kenya, Feb. 26 2018 @ Louis Leakey Auditorium – National Museums of Kenya

Wildlife Conservation and Underlying Dissatisfactions leading to Conflicts between Pastoralists and Whiteland Owners in Laikipia Kenya

Date: February 26, 2018
Venue: Louis Leakey Auditorium, National Museums of Kenya, Museum Hill Road
Time: 4:30 pm. to 7:30 p.m

Partners: British Institute in Eastern Africa, The National Museums of Kenya, Kenyatta University and The University of Nairobi.

February 22, 2018 at 12:01 pm Leave a comment

Nairobi Annual Lecture: The ‘Not Coup’ Coup in Zimbabwe in November 2017, Feb. 22 2018 @ BIEA Seminar Room – Kileleshwa

The ‘Not Coup’ Coup in Zimbabwe in November 2017 – Background and Implications for the Future

Date: 22nd February 2018
Venue: BIEA Seminar Room, Laikipia road Kileleshwa
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Discussant: Dr. Joost Fontein
Speakers: Professor Brian Raftopoulos

The lecture will provide an understanding of the November 2017 events in Zimbabwe and the dynamics of the political contestations involved. It will also look at the possible future implications of these events and their effects on politics in Zimbabwe and the SADC region. Finally the presentation will reflect on the legacy of the Mugabe era.

Find more information, here.

February 16, 2018 at 8:38 am Leave a comment

Thursday Nite Live ft. Giovanni Kiyingi & Eka Band, Feb. 22 2018 @ J’s – Westlands

Date: February 22, 2018
Venue: J’s, Westlands
Time: 8-11 pm
No Cover Charge

February 16, 2018 at 8:38 am Leave a comment

Concert: Ubantu ft. Afrikan Roots (South Africa), Jack Rooster, Sesi, Suraj et al. Feb. 17 2018 @ the Alchemist Bar – Westlands

Ubantu & Mwanaume Ni Effort present UBANTU

Date: Saturday, 17th February 2018
Venue: The Alchemist Bar
Time: 8 pm – 6 am
Tickets: Advance – Kshs.700, available here and gate tickets – Kshs. 1000

* * Afrikan Roots (Real Afrikan Roots) – South Africa
* Jack Rooster
* Sesi (Noise On Demand)
* DJ Somi
* Knord
* Monroe Marcus

Age: +21

Ubantu celebrates the cultural, artistic & historical legacies of the African people. On Saturday, 17th February 2018 at the Alchemist Bar, we welcome for the first time in Kenya, South Africa’s most dynamic house music group, Afrikan Roots together with Kenya’s celebrated house music djs…Jack Rooster, Noise on Demand, Suraj, Euggy, Solvation, DJ Somi, Knord & Monroe Marcus.

Afrikan Roots comprises of Kenneth Mayemula (Nyekx), Katlego Mabasa (DJ Maspila), Musa Mmotsa (DJ Mosco) and Mercedes Boshego. The talented four have let go of the past obstacles and are moving forward in a way many of their peers will admire. They are creating hit after hit and are gaining so much popularity. They recently released two albums: On the 8th Day (2016) and Bang the Drums (2017).

February 14, 2018 at 2:48 pm Leave a comment

3rd Annual ONGEA East African Music Summit, Feb. 15-18 2018 @ Sarit Centre Expo Hall – Westlands

Dates: February 15-18, 2018
Venue: Sarit Centre Expo Hall – Westlands
Time: from 12 noon Daily
Entry: Free

ONGEA-The Eastern Africa Summit aims to Action the collaborative Development of the Eastern Africa Music Industry, via Trade Exhibition, panel discussions and Artist showcases. Held annually in February, ONGEA! seeks to enlist increased participation from the wider music industry in the region, to market Eastern Africa Music as a trading block.

The third Edition of the annual summit will be held in February (15-18, 2018) in Nairobi, Kenya.

For more information, visit their Facebook event page.

February 14, 2018 at 2:35 pm Leave a comment

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