Footsteps

Footsteps (3)

Prof. Wangari Maathai was a woman of many firsts. A patriot, a feminist, an environmentalist, an academic and a humanist par excellence – she worked tirelessly towards ensuring a viable future for Kenya, Africa and…
Saturday, 21 January 2012 10:15

Wambui Otieno Mbugua 1940-2011

Wambui Otieno Mbugua has been described by Ann Njogu as ‘heroine, feminist, Mau Mau veteran and nationalist’. It is not possible, in a short obituary, to capture the bravery, courage and commitment of this most…
Amarjit Chandan writes:Sheila Didi, who has died aged 83 in Chandigarh, was one of the most prominent women political activists of the post-1947 East Punjab in India.She was born in Nairobi on August 5, 1928,…
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