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The Afrinado’s Friday Fresh – September 2023

Hello and Welcome to Afrinado’s Friday Fresh! I hope your somewhat rainy September has started off well. In this month’s newsletter, we bring you the latest in events, including The Afrinado’s latest bespoke event, be…

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Sip, Savour and Socialise: Wine and Cheese tasting

The Afrinado is proud to present our first ever curated event Sip & Savour, which will be held at the Nomad Corner Cafe on Riverside drive, if you haven’t been there, this would be the…

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Reclaiming the soul of Kenyan music

When it comes to music, Kenyan musical taste is, arguably, democratic. This has been true since the first transistor or gramophone searched for signal in the country. We seem to possess a curiosity not just…

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Story Sosa: The healing we badly needed

It’s experimental and experiential but most of all, I must say, it is healing. Kenyans are living in uneasy times, from the outside things seem okay, high rise buildings keep going up, new number plates…

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Film Review: Joy’s Garden

Short films are an interesting genre. Giving you a vignette of life in a way a full-length film might quickly gloss over. The Kenyan short film industry is alive and well, with events like Shorts,…

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