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BY BMJ MURIITHI

Former Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga left the country Saturday night for the United States. The plane carrying Mr Odinga is scheduled to land Sunday evening at Raleigh-Durham Airport in North Carolina.

He is scheduled to meet Kenyans in Raleigh, North Carolina, on Monday night and deliver a speech at Duke University in Durham on Tuesday.

Speaking to Kenya Satellite News Network by phone, the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) leader said he would be in the US for a total of four days and would leave Raleigh on Wednesday as he has another engagement in Johannesburg, South Africa.

“I won’t be in US for long this time around,” he said.

On Friday, Captain (Rtd) George Njue, who is the Chairman of the organizing Committee for the Monday evening event, told this reporter that Kenyans in North Carolina were eagerly waiting for the opposition leader.

“He has respectively agreed to spend the evening with us and we look forward to his arrival. We will be receiving him at the airport on Sunday night,” said Capt Njue.

Last month, Mr Odinga’s trip to North Carolina was called off due to hurricane Florence.

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“The postponement is due to the extreme weather conditions building up in the US state of North Carolina,” his spokesman Dennis Onyango said in a statement.

He had also been scheduled to give a lecture at Georgetown University in Washington DC.

On Saturday, Odinga left soon after attending the Mashujaa Day celebrations held at Bukhungu Stadium in Kakamega on a day that he was appointed Agfrican Uninion’s High Representative for Infrastructure Development.

Hon Raila Odinga with Mr Moussa Faki, the AU Commission chair at AU headquarters in Addis Ababa where they discussed the Africa 2063 agenda. PHOTO/COURTESY

According to Duke University, the theme of Mr Odinga’s speech, is;  “Africa: A Time for Sustained Optimism?”

The former Kenyan PM will be discussing ways in which the African Continent can continue striving to reach sustainable growth, among other things.

Mr Odinga will speak at 5:30pm at the Rubenstein Library Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly, Room 153.

Duke University is a private, non-profit, research university located in Durham, North Carolina. Founded by Methodists and Quakers in the present-day town of Trinity in 1838, the school moved to Durham in 1892.

This is Odinga’s first trip to US since the much publicized “Handshake” between him and his hitherto nemesis, President Uhuru Kenyatta.


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Deep-Dive Analysis: Studying Master’s At Alabama A&M University

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BY BOB MWITI

Have you ever wondered what it takes to study your master’s in America?. Well, in this episode of Success With Bob Mwiti Show, I take a deep-dive analysis of taking your master’s at Alabama A&M University. If you like my work, please subscribe to my YouTube channel

A Little Bit About Me!

I am a former international student in USA and I am a senior IT consultant in the areas of Oracle EBS Financials and Robotics Process Automation (RPA) here in USA. I am the programs director of Appstec America – A consulting company based in Tampa, Florida, USA.

I’ve been blessed to have learned a lot in my career as an IT consultant. My life has truly changed, and I’ve made it my mission to give back and serve others beyond myself. Whether that be helping you to relocate to USA as an international student, train you as an IT consultant, help you start and build your own online business, creating your financial freedom, motivating you to pursue your goals and dreams, to being more productive, to inspiring you to constantly improve yourself.

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Introduction To Data Science

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BY BOB MWITI

In this 4th Industrial revolution, data is the new oil. Data Scientist has been dubbed “the sexiest Job of the 21st century”.

If you are smart and you would love to get into tech consulting as a data scientist, get in touch with us after watching this introduction lesson on data science.

You can download our data science program handbook from our website at www.appstecamerica.com

A Little Bit About Me!

I am a former international student in USA and I am a senior IT consultant in the areas of Oracle EBS Financials and Robotics Process Automation (RPA) here in USA. I am the programs director of Appstec America – A consulting company based in Tampa, Florida, USA.

I’ve been blessed to have learned a lot in my career as an IT consultant. My life has truly changed, and I’ve made it my mission to give back and serve others beyond myself. Whether that be helping you to relocate to USA as an international student, train you as an IT consultant, help you start and build your own online business, creating your financial freedom, motivating you to pursue your goals and dreams, to being more productive, to inspiring you to constantly improve yourself.

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My mission is to get you to wake up to the unlimited potential within you and achieve what you’re truly capable of through my various self-development training programs.On the internet, I openly and passionately share my life experiences and all of the very best concepts, strategies, tools, and resources that I continue to discover that have made a measurable difference to my life, and will do for you as well.

Keep your dream alive and never give up! To learn about my company’s amazing programs, please go to;

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TRAGEDY: Kenyan woman -Susan Wangui Njenga – passes away in the US

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It is with deep sorrow and the acceptance of God’s will that we announce the sudden demise of Susan Wangui Njenga of Maryland, USA.

Daughter of the late Charles Njenga Ng’ang’a and the late Peris Wanjiku Njenga. Mother to Samantha Masawi and Tinashe Masawi of Maryland, USA. Devoted sister to Mercy Njenga, Arthur Njenga, Margaret Mbugua, Jane Njenga, Rachel Njenga, Stephen Kariuki, Alice Waweru, Mary Njenga and Nancy Njenga.

Caring sister-in-law to the late Joe ‘Rogers’ Mbugua, Zacks Waweru, Jacinta Kariuki, Steve Mbugua and Jacinta Njihia, among others. Loving aunt to Byron & Irene Kibunia, Quincy & Kui Njenga, Toya Njenga, Charles & Naomi Njenga, James & Muthoni Makumi, Konrad & Sarai Paruch, Njenga Kariuki, Jade-Candice Waweru, Andrew & Wanjiku Ndungu, Abraham Waweru, Joshua Waweru and Gitau Kariuki, among others.

She was the sweetest great aunt to Naya Njenga. Shari, Sheliya & Avery-Joe Njenga, Joelle, Kinuthia & Mbugua Makumi, Laila Kibunja and Ruby Njenga.

Friends and relatives are meeting daily virtually in Kenya and USA. The funeral service will be held on Monday 23rd November, 2020 In Maryland, USA.

We thank you for your prayers of comfort and we welcome your kind contributions through Mpesa pay bill number: 7007671 and account number: Susan Njenga transition fund.

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“Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the Lord your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you.” Deuteronomy 31;6

May the Almighty God take up Mum’s soul to Heaven.


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