Archbishop of Canterbury request on the portrayal of Jesus and Catholicism

The Archbishop of Canterbury request for the portrayal of Jesus as white is very interesting. There has been a lot of debates about Jesus over centuries. Infact one of the most intense debate was about the Holy Trinity. When I read about the Archbishops proposal, I thought about it and remembered my Catholic catechism. What … Read more

Luo Musicians Deaths and Theories

When John Oyona died at Ombo Mission Hospital Migori, about four decades ago, his colleagues at Victoria jazz believed that he was poisoned using a crocodile bile while his Uholo family still believe Oyona was killed through superstition by one of the then renowned Luo Benga artist.Why would someone kill Oyona who wasn’t such popular … Read more

Interesting Connection Between Luo Catholics Struggle And Pierre Nkurunziza

Of Pierre Nkurunziza and Luo Catholics: I am reading with increasing bemusement as my Luo brethren struggle with pronouncing the first name of the departed Burundi leader. For the information of non-Luos the man’s first name simply means someone’s backside. So it happened that when the first Catholic missionaries appeared in Luo Nyanza the head … Read more

Pierre Nkurunziza, All is Vanity

Going through the tearful, surprise demise of President Pierre Nkurunziza, from Buya in Ngozi, Burundi:What immediately hits my mind is the lyrics in the song “Yote ni Vanity” by Daddy Owen. This son of a former governor was a horrible human being; heartless, fiendishly clever, and extremely paranoid! Pierre trusted no one and like all … Read more

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