BEAUtification & Co.

On personal request, please allow me to post the following snapshots from Nairobi. Now, that’s for you, Irene & Steve. Enjoy! :-)

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There is also this sign that reads “for the Betterment of…”

Let’s have chicken today!

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Anyone for a crispy chicken?

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Hundreds of computers in town, printing services availaboooool right next door on Moi Avenue…and these guys just can’t get their signboards written on a normal piece of paper in clear letters. But then – this also works….

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WIMPY!!!

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WIMPY!!

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Buy Safaricom Credit @Wimpy!
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…since you were asking for it, hehe :-)

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There was this guy on Moi Avenue who tried to address some political issues and the reason I took the pic is because there were NO women around, ONLY men.
Go figure…

The driving school story:

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What a name for a driving school, ama? ROFL…

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BUDGET driving school

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GLORY on Moi Avenue…

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What’s the rule of the road?

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…ahh…well…yeah…maybe…

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Didn’t they have their office located somewhere else? Well, they shifted their business “round the corner” and I think this way it’s more convenient and more attractive.
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A dusty KenCell (CELTEL!) phone on Tom Mboya Street…

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good & bad (advertisment) are always close…

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…a staircase somewhere on Biashara Street….

==> I know it takes ages for some readers in Nairobi to load these images, but please, dear Kenyan bloggers in Nairobi – could you please take more pictures and post them on your blogs? Thank you!

What I love about places like Nairobi is that you don’t have to be a good photographer but instead just need to have your camera ready as there are a lot of interesting sights & sounds to be captured in such a vivid city like Nairobi – especially River Road & Co where the action is…

6 comments » Write a comment

  1. Kiku: Ahsante sana and this has brought back so many memories , even “kuku Mfalme” LOL… Ati ROCKY = Hsopital Ceiling are Boring, drive safely -LOL .That is classic !

    Pole for those who read this comment , it has been a while since I touched down in Kenya = EXCITEMENT! Those Kencell booth = ugly colors, looks like school uniform colors LOL. And Wimpy, ngai baba!! I miss Wimpy coleslaw, sausage, egg and burger and you could never gain weight. LOL ATI “Universal College ” = us who used to go to Alliance Francaise and some cool training palces thought universal college was so shady..LOL.Pole , it was ati so cool to go to “Alliance Francaise”

    It is so cool to see Nairobi and wananchi hustling = priceless. That relaxed atomsphere is what I yearn so much but not to say things should not be done with speed /punctuality!
    I know am coming back to comment some more
    THANK YOU JKE! These photos =priceless

  2. “there were NO women around, ONLY men.” Obvious, women are busy hustling to feed the family…woii what did I just say?

  3. I am soooo hungry for Farmers’ choice sausages and that chicken.

    And like Irena said the women are doing the REAL WORK.