CONFERENCES & OTHER EVENTS

Thu, 05/28/2015 09:07 AM | By Mwakilishi

Contrary to the popular African belief that money grows on trees in America, a number of Africans in the diaspora have worked extremely hard and have been very successful in various areas including Academic, Entertainment, Entrepreneurship, Community Organization, non...

Sun, 05/17/2015 08:01 PM | By Mwakilishi

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs & International Trade of the Republic of Kenya through the Kenya Mission in Washington, D.C. is in the process of identifying a candidate to represent Kenya as Honorary Consul in Seattle, Washington State.

Interested candidates...

Sat, 05/16/2015 02:10 PM | By Mwakilishi

Kenyan residents in the Baltimore/DC metropolitan invite you to the annual 4th of July family get together celebration in Baltimore, Maryland. 

This year’s event will take place on Saturday, July 4th, 2015 starting at 2pm at Gunpowder Falls State Park. The...

Sat, 05/16/2015 12:09 PM | By Mwakilishi

The Embassy of the Republic of Kenya is pleased to inform that it will carry out a National Identity Card Registration exercise in Dallas, TX from  Friday, May 22 - Sunday, May 24, 2015

Friday, 22 May,  2015

Venue: Morningstar Logistic Inc,...

Mon, 05/11/2015 10:50 PM | By Mwakilishi

Are you a US-based Kenyan professional engineer, engineering student, or a parent of future engineers? The members of the Association of Kenyan-American Professional Engineers (AKAPE) invites you and all well-wishers to the association’s inauguration and election of...

Fri, 05/8/2015 06:24 PM | By Mwakilishi

DMV Shipping, a Maryland-based company that provides shipping services from the USA to Kenya, has a shipment scheduled to sail on June 10, 2015. To schedule a shipment please contact 202-297-...

Thu, 05/7/2015 12:29 PM | By Mwakilishi

Titan Impex LLC provides a hassle-free, reliable and convenient package shipping from the US to Kenya. Titan has been in business for five (5) years and...

Wed, 05/6/2015 04:51 PM | By Mwakilishi

Kingspride’s first of its kind Kenya Diaspora Homes Expo 2014 hit the USA with a big bang! Over 20 Exhibitors enrolled and got that first key touch point with the Diaspora for instance: Afya SACCO, KCB, and Equity Bank have firsthand testimonials of their face to face...

Sun, 05/3/2015 03:18 PM | By Mwakilishi

Do you have a a Plot/Land  and you would like to build your dream home or Project and you don’t have enough funds to complete the construction? ABC Bank will help you achieve your dreams.

Sat, 05/2/2015 08:04 PM | By Mwakilishi

Kenya’s Sauti Sol, currently East Africa's most celebrated male quartet and singers of mega-hits such as Nishike and Sura Yako, will be performing LIVE in the DMV on Memorial Day weekend.

The group will be performing on Saturday, May 23rd  at Coco Cabana...

Fri, 04/24/2015 12:25 PM | By Mwakilishi

In the aftermath of the Garissa University attacks, Kenyans in the Diaspora have come together and launched a campaign to help victims of the attacks. The campaign, dubbed #MbaoFriday, is in partnership with the Kenya Red Cross, and encourages members of the Diaspora to...

Sun, 04/19/2015 10:39 AM | By Mwakilishi

Kenya Diaspora Media Radio welcomes you to a LIVE radio coverage of ICKDO Founding Circle Introduction and Diaspora Garissa Students Fund Committee, also with a guest from the ground: Njonjo Mue on Sunday April 19, 2pm EST (5pm GMT). 

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Thu, 04/16/2015 06:52 PM | By Mwakilishi

The Embassy of the Republic of Kenya is pleased to inform that it will carry out a National Identity Card Registration exercise in Boston, MA from Sunday, April 19 - Tuesday, April 21, 2015.

Sunday 19th April, 2015

Venue: Lowell Lodge of...

Sat, 04/11/2015 02:20 PM | By Mwakilishi

Do you know that your money should WORK HARD for you!! With ABC Bank we can give you an attractive Fixed Deposit account that can earn you monthly interest of up to over 10%. This depends on the amount and the duration meaning More money more duration attracts high...

Thu, 04/9/2015 10:06 PM | By Mwakilishi

Kenyans in the DMV (DC, Maryland & Virginia) area will on Saturday, April 18th hold a reception to welcome to Washington, DC H.E. Robinson Githae, Kenya's new ambassador to the United States.

The reception will offer the ambassador an opportunity to inform...

Mon, 04/6/2015 08:15 PM | By Mwakilishi

The purpose of this brief online survey (which should take you no more than 5 minutes to complete) is to conduct basic market research for an exciting new business called BitPesa. BitPesa is an online platform designed for Africans in the US who need to send money home...

Mon, 04/6/2015 01:45 PM | By Mwakilishi

You are invited to a prayer service for the victims of the Garrisa University terrorist attack on Friday, April 10th at 7:30pm at St. Matthews Church in Baltimore, Maryland.

St Matthews Church is located at 5401 Loch Raven Blvd. Baltimore, MD 21239.

Please...

Sun, 04/5/2015 03:05 PM | By Mwakilishi

DMV Shipping, LLC is a Maryland-based company that provides shipping services from the USA to Kenya.

DMV Shipping is currently picking up cargo for shipment to Kenya. The container sails the first week of May.

Free pick up for DMV residents.

Daily...

Wed, 04/1/2015 05:30 PM | By Mwakilishi

Need an Immigration Attorney? CNK Law Firm, based in Washington, DC, handles different areas of practice of Immigration laws;

Waivers, Removal/Deportation Proceedings, Immigration Bonds, Violence against Women Act (VAWA) Petitions, Asylum & Refugee Law,...

Fri, 03/27/2015 03:35 PM | By Mwakilishi

StartUpAfrica, a Delaware-based organization is partnering with University of Delaware to offer a truly remarkable opportunity to high-school age students in Kenya. Through the Diamond Challenge Africa for high school entrepreneurs program, youth develop new business...

Fri, 03/27/2015 02:31 PM | By Mwakilishi

USD Loans with ABC Bank - Kenya

Did you know that you can secure a USD loan with ABC Bank in Kenya for a maximum interest rate of 9.5% a month?

For example a loan of USD 50,000 Loan over 5 years would be:

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Thu, 03/26/2015 04:12 PM | By Mwakilishi

If I was to build a time machine it would simply be for this purpose; to take me back to the nineties. Oh the sweet nineties. A time when people would actually hold solid conversations and not text words made up in some foreign lingo like ‘xaxa’. The nineties was a time...

Wed, 03/25/2015 07:19 PM | By Mwakilishi

Are you thinking of building your dream home or project and are looking for a financial partner in Kenya to work with? If so, look no further because ABC Bank – Diaspora is here!!!

Do you know…?

Wed, 03/25/2015 06:54 PM | By Mwakilishi

BiePesa, a money transfer company based in Kenya, requests you to register to join other Kenyans, Tanzanians, and Ugandans in San Francisco for networking and to learn more Bitcoin and BitPesa.

The networking session will take place on April 8th after work (5:30-...

Sun, 03/22/2015 05:11 PM | By Mwakilishi

Want to ship anything from the USA to Kenya? Fits Shipping is currently collecting goods for shipment to Kenya. Goods for shipments are being received until April 2nd, 2015.

The 40-feet high cube...

Sat, 03/21/2015 04:18 PM | By Mwakilishi

Leesburg Wholesale Food Distributors specializes in importing of Kenyan food products, including Royco, Ketepa , Kericho Gold and Safari Pure Tea, Doormans Coffee, Njahi (Black Beans), Spices, among other products.

We accept online orders and ship orders to all 48...

Fri, 03/20/2015 04:00 PM | By Mwakilishi

Diasporan-owned natural hair care company Naturaz Hair will be exhibiting this weekend (March 21st and 22nd) at the Baltimore Natural Hair Care Expo in Baltimore, Maryland.

The expo takes place on Saturday (March 21st) from 11am to 7pm and Sunday (March 22nd) from...

Wed, 03/18/2015 05:15 PM | By Mwakilishi

The Embassy of Kenya in Washington, D.C. intends to convene the 4th Kenya Diaspora Conference in the United States on 10-11 October 2015.

As you are aware, the ‘Annual’ Diaspora Conference is organized as a joint partnership between the Embassy, the Kenya...

Wed, 03/18/2015 09:40 AM | By Mwakilishi

A panel of immigration lawyers from the Esperanza Center will be holding a FREE informational session at St Matthew Catholic Church in Baltimore, Maryland on Thursday, March 19, 2015 starting at 7pm.

The session will address recent immigration policies announced...

Tue, 03/17/2015 07:02 PM | By Mwakilishi

ABC Bank-Kenya has over 25 years experience in the banking arena with the last 6 years greatly focused on our Kenyan Diaspora worldwide. It’s for this reason that the bank launched ABC Global - which is our revamped array of tailor made banking products and services...

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Forty-eight years after leaving the US, Samuel Obura recently returned to graduate with a a Master’s degree in Political Science.

Now, isn’t that a story you would want to read? Samuel Obura’s story is an unlikely one - 48 years after compl...

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Beginning Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 at 12pm EDT, entrants for the DV-2016 (Green Card lottery) can check at the U.S. State Department’s “Electronic Diversity Visa” Entrant Status Check (ESC) website to see if they won.

The following informatio...

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P.K. (Paul Kirehu) Thumbi recently announced he will run for Federal Way City Council Position 7, the seat currently occupied by Councilwoman Dini Duclos.

“[Duclos] is a very fine Councilwoman but we need some new leadership,” Thumbi said i...

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At least 84.1 per cent of Kenyans are against same-sex unions, a new study has shown.

A survey conducted by Nairobi-based firm Spectrum Research says a majority of Kenyans want the government to rein in the spread of homosexuality “before i...

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