Meles Zenawi, the prime minister of Ethiopia passed away: One of Africaâ€™s ancient giants falls. Africa is refreshed in various ways. As it goes with old city parks where people donâ€™t like to come anymore: some are replaced, others are renovated. And if the refreshed park is there, itâ€™s up to the people of the new parks to bring character: by allowing to go piss, enjoying the delicious air of seasonal flowers, blooming irises.
Yes, being in Kenya is great. But for me, it is not for the obvious reasons: not the safariâ€™s, itâ€™s not only the beautiful nature less than 30 minutes outside Nairobi. Europeans tend to think that when you live in Kenya, itâ€™s a 24 hour safari-holiday. Nothing is less true. Itâ€™s because in Kenya where I have a live view on social and political change in Africa. You can witness it on the spot: quite often, there is change for the better. Recently, it was worldwide sex workers day. The