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Willy Paul

Award-winning Christian musician known for his record Kitanzi, which include the singles “Kitanzi,” “Sitolia,” and “Mpenzi.” He gained a Groove Award in 2013 for Male Musician of the entire year. He was raised in the Kenyan slum of Mathare and acquired to drop out of college to deal with his …

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Jenny Funnell

English actress who became known on her behalf role as Sandy in the United kingdom television series AS TIME GOES ON. She began voice performing over the air, and in 1984, she earned the Carleton Hobbs BBC Radio Dilemma Award. She was created in Kenya when it had been still …

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Sylvia Kibet

Long-distance runner who all took sterling silver for Kenya in the 5,000 meter competition at this year’s 2009 and 2011 Globe Championships. In the 1999 Globe Youngsters Championships, she gained magic in the 1,500-meter competition. She gained bronze on the 2007 All-Africa Video games in the 5,000 meter competition. Her …

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Yusuf Saad Kamel

Long-distance runner took house 1500 m platinum at this year’s 2009 Berlin Globe Championships. He gained his first worldwide medal in the Asian Indoor Championships in 2004. He raced for Kenya before making a decision to contend internationally for Bahrain. He’s the kid of internationally regarded runner Billy Konchellah. He …

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Awer Mabil

Sudanese-Australian soccer player most widely known for his speed and dribbling prowess as an associate of Adelaide United in A-League. He started representing Australia on the worldwide level in 2014. He resided with his family members within a refugee camp in northwestern Kenya until 2006. He was called National Youth …

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Paul Tergat

Kenyan long-distance runner who once kept the world-record marathon period at 2:04.55 and competed in the 1996 and 200 Olympics games. He went to Kapwaka Boys SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL. He was a two-time silver-medal champion in the 10,000 m. He fathered four kids with wife Monica. He and Brian Maxwell …

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Daddy Owen

Kenyan modern Christian singer well-known for music like “Mbona,” “Base” and “Saluti.” He gained the Groove Award for Male Musician of the entire year every year from 2009 to 2011 and received the very best Anglophone award through the 2010 MTV Africa Music Honours. He was raised in poverty and …

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Stella Mwangi

Kenyan-born Norwegian vocalist, rapper, and songwriter who earned the Melodi Grand Prix in 2011. Her many other honors add a Kisima Prize and a Clops Prize. She resided in Kenya before age group of five, of which stage she and her family members relocated to a little city in Norway. …

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Catherine Ndereba

Marathon runner often considered the best ever; she gained magic medals at consecutive Olympics: 2004 in Athens and 2008 in Beijing. She educated while at Ngorano Supplementary School, and produced her worldwide debut in 1995. In 2000 she gained both Boston Marathon as well as the Chicago Marathon, and in …

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Alan Fletcher

Well-known for his prominent Pentagram design company, aswell for Picturing and Poeting (2006); The Artwork of Searching Sideways (2001); and many various other books on graphical design theory, he’s remembered among the many prolific and achieved graphic artists from the mid-to-late twentieth hundred years. He received creative training at many …

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