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Betty Kyallo recently posted a seemingly innocuous photo of her with her bae (she obscured out the guy) which piqued my interest because it showed off her gold Royal Oak Audemars Piguet watch.

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I happen to be a huge watch geek so I was impressed when I noticed the watch band which is the iconic AP strap.

The watch she has in the image above is worth 46,900 USD and that is on the grey market that is the internet. I had to use these figures because it has proven too Sysiphean a task for me to get the actual figures off their website.


However, 4.6million is a good enough ballpark figure.

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And in case the watch has caught your fancy and you would like to get yourself one, the closest boutique you can purchase it at is in Saudi Arabia. That basically means you have to factor in the airfare to and from Saudi Arabi and the cost of the hotel you will be posted at.

And on this one, I must say that I believe it was a gift from her bae – current or former because I do not see her buying the watch for herself unless she makes terrible financial decisions.





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William Ruto would beat Raila Odinga if elections are held today

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– The DP scored 30.81% in the survey, followed closely by Raila who scored 27.5%

– Coming third was Nairobi governor Mike Sonko who scored 12.8% in the poll

– Mudavadi, Kalonzo and Senator Gideon Moi came fourth, fifth and sixth respectively

– Survey was conducted by Insight Strategists Solutions between April 29 and May 3, 2019

A new opinion poll has shown Deputy President William Ruto would be the most preferred presidential candidate if elections were held today, leading with 30.81%.

Opposition leader Raila Odinga would follow closely with 27.5% with Nairobi governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko coming at third place with 12.8% in the poll.

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New poll shows William Ruto is most preferred presidential candidate with 30.81% followed by
Raila Odinga with 27.5% and Mike Sonko at third place with 12.8%.Photo: TUKO.
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Releasing the findings of opinion poll on Sunday, June 16, Insights Strategist Solution (ISS) lead researcher Peter Macharia said Amani National Congress (ANC) party leader Musalia Mudavadi scored 9.3%, Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka 8.5%, Baringo senator Gideon Moi 2.7%.

According to the poll, governors Alfred Mutua (Machakos) and Hassan Joho (Mombasa) received 0.9% and 0.8% respectively.

“Sonko is the most preferred candidate by 18-29 age group as rated by 38% of the respondents, Ruto the most preferred candidate by 30-44 age group with 37.5% of the respondents.

Raila and Ruto are still holding their blocks tight with 66% and 65% in Nyanza and Rift Valley respectively,” Macharia said.

DP Ruto would beat Raila if elections are held today, new opinion poll shows

Governors Alfred Mutua (Machakos) and Hassan Joho (Mombasa) received 0.9% and 0.8% respectively according to the ISS poll. Photo: TUKO.
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The lead researcher, however, clarified the situation could change since 14% of those polled said they were still undecided.

The poll was conducted by the Insight Strategists Solutions between April 29 and May 3, 2019, with a sample size of 1,702 respondents across 38 counties.

And in as far as running mates are concerned, Macharia said if elections were held today, then Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i would be the most preferred running mate as rated by 22.4% of the respondents followed by Makueni governor Kibutha Kibwana with 18.3%.

Former Kiambu governor William Kabogo came third with 15.5%, Murang’a governor Mwangi wa Iria fourth with 9.6%, Kirinyaga governor Ann Waiguru 7.8% and Kakamega counterpart Wycliffe Oparanya 7.3%.

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On the fight against corruption, Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) was ranked highest with 42.6% followed by Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) with 40.4%.

The Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission(EACC) came a distant third with 7.7%.

When asked whether or not another referendum would be necessary, 79% responded in the affirmative, 17% said no while 5% said they are not sure.

The highest call for a referendum was recorded in Rift Valley with 87%, followed by Central with 86% while Western, Nyanza and Eastern recorded 82% each.

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Macharia said the sampling frame was developed using Probability Proportional to Size (PPS) with the registered voter distribution as the weighting factor.

The sample was further split into key demographic groups including by region, age and gender.

The key administrative boundary was the district of residence, which was further split into both urban and rural.

Sampling technique adopted was purposive, random and systematic. This was done so as to ensure that every registered voter in Kenya was given an equal opportunity to participate.

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Story by Dan Ole Muhuni, Tuko Correspondent, Nairobi county.

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Life lessons learnt in the heart of the Masai Mara

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By NG’ANG’A MBUGUA
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The lion and the zebra may both live cheek by jowl in the vast savannahs of the Maasai Mara, no two animals are so unlike when it comes to fatherhood. But both the carnivore and the herbivore have important lessons they can teach me on the subject.

On any given day, Father Lion is aloof to his cubs, keeping his distance high up in the rocky knolls as Mother Lioness plays with her young ones most day, rolling in the grass, cleaning each others coats and, when hunger pangs bite, going for the kill as one.

But the lioness and her cubs know that when they have zeroed in on a prey that is too big or too strong for them, they can always count on the lion – the pride of the pride so to speak – to deliver the killer blow. Unfortunately for the lioness and her little ones, once lunch has been served, they have to step back a respectable distance and wait until the king of the jungle has had his fill. That is why what Father Lion eats is called “the lion’s share”. But to his credit, and unlike many a man in the animal kingdom, he is present at most meal times.

Once in a while, the lioness and her cubs will bring down an eland, or a wildebeest, and gobble it down without the knowledge of the lion. That is what we witnessed when we visited the Olare Motorogi Conservancy, one of the 17 conservancies in the Maasai Mara.

“How come the lion is not here to share in the meal?” we asked, marvelling at the satiated lioness lying in the grass as her cubs tore away juicy pieces off the body of a wildebeest.

“He did not get the memo,” said our guide Philip Mushaba, who works for the Olare Mara Kempinski camp, a five-star establishment that offers its guests a touch of European luxury mixed with an authentic African experience of the wilds.

Indeed, the lion was away surveying his territory. As the dominant male in his pride, one of his key responsibilities is to secure his family and keep away the competition. The day he is not strong enough to fight them off is the day he loses his all and is cast away to die in ignominy. And because he has to fight many other males to secure his territory, this reduces his life expectancy to 12 years compared to 16 for the lioness.

Unlike the lioness, for whom bonding with the young ones is the biggest responsibility, the lion spends most of his time alone.

“He does not like to be bothered by the cubs. He takes offence when they step on his claws,” Philip told us as we watched a pride of cubs welcoming their two mothers who were returning from a stroll. They hugged and purred and ran out to meet the two females in a happy re-union. The lionesses led them to the river to quench their thirst.

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Whereas the lion is the alpha and macho man of the wilds, the zebra is the sentimental and caring male. The moment his female companion or companions become pregnant, he makes it his duty to stand by her. He will be there, doing sentry duty, when the calf is born and stands by his family until the calf is old enough to fend for itself.

The zebra is no different from the humble warthog, the most forgetful creature in the African wilds. This weakness, embedded in the warthog’s DNA, can make it so easy for the parents to lose their young ones especially in the long grass. To get around their own forgetfulness, and that of their little ones, the father and mother always raise their tails. That way, their young ones can always follow them, especially when they are running away from predators.

According to Philip, the animals use their tails as a GPS, which helps their offspring find their way around the world. For humans, a moral compass is more important, for without it, their children will be lost and arrive in adulthood bewildered, lacking a moral orientation, and experience difficulties finding something they can stand for. And, as we say, those who cannot stand for anything will fall for anything.

The most sobering lesson for fathers will probably be taught by the male buffalo. When he becomes too old to compete with young studs in the herd, he will be banished from his family. He will be lucky to find others like him who have suffered a similar fate, and together, spend their sunset days staring into the distance with nothing to do to give their lives meaning.

This is a conversation that came up at a dinner table last week when one man, an architect, narrated how he struggled to take care of his mother when she was ailing. After she passed on, his children came to him and said: “Dad, we admire your patience and commitment to your mother but we do not have it in us. Please make arrangements for your old age.”

Which left me thinking. That people do not just do safaris in the wild for the heck of it. When we are shorn of all pretensions, we are at base, animals. We live in our world in which how far you can see (into the future, into your life and into your environment) is as important as what you know. If a man is a lion, his next meal will be guaranteed by his sight. And if he is a zebra, his very survival depends on it.

Last, but not least, fathers can learn from the wildebeest for whom the power of community is the biggest life insurance. When they spot danger, the herbivores will make noises that are enough to irritate the enemy, and guarantee their safety as a group. However, the moment one steps away from the norm and the herd, he is exposed to every imaginable danger. Nothing can save him when the enemy strikes and he has to stare death in the eye, surrounded by hyenas.





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A view of Lake Nakuru at dusk in Sopa Lodge

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By JAN FOX
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Last weekend my fiancée and I fancied a few days in the bush, so we decided to head to Lake Nakuru. On paper, it ticked all the boxes for a brief escape from the city: the drive was relatively short, there were plenty of places to stay, and it was the closest option – outside of Nairobi National Park – with a high density of wildlife.

What we didn’t take into account was the fact that the road to Nakuru is now an excavated and congested mess. With long stretches of thick fog in the mix, and an especially high number of kamikaze drivers weaving in and out of trundling lorries, it took us four hours to get to the main gate. The road is definitely due for an upgrade, but I hope the 25km stretch from the James Gichuru junction to Rironi can be completed within the anticipated three years.

Once we were through the gate, our nightmare journey was quickly forgotten. We often camp by the Makalia Waterfall, but on this occasion we treated ourselves to a night at the Lake Nakuru Sopa Lodge. Skirting the fence line, the lodge sits high up on the western ridge of the park, not far from the Out of Africa Viewpoint. It’s about 17km from the main gate, through the dense forest at the top of the ridge.

The 200 acre property now forms part of the park, but before it was purchased by Sopa Lodges it was outside the boundary. A large clearing still separates the lodge from the mature forest, and it’s a space that seemed to be appreciated by the park’s many buffaloes. Sopa constructed a waterhole, too, which I’m sure attracts a lot of wildlife in the dry season.

Once we had settled in, I had a long chat with the Assistant Manager, James Mwema. I asked him what distinguished the lodge from the others in the park, and he said it was the fact it had been built at the highest point of the ridge. The views are incredible, of the whole lake and most of the acacia forests and grasslands of the southern circuit. It’s particularly breathtaking at dusk, when the scattered lights of Nakuru town shimmer on the still surface of the lake.

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The architects did well to ensure that every part of the lodge made the most of the view. The upper level Lekwane Restaurant and Oldonyo Bar each have wide open terraces, and the edge of the hour glass infinity pool appears to merge with the lake in the distance.

The lodge’s 62 rooms are laid out in rows on two levels: an upper level in line with the restaurant, and a lower level looking out towards the waterhole. All of them have huge curved glass windows, and an outside seating area. Inside, there are attractive stone walls, and a large bathroom. The curtains are a bit garish and old fashioned, but the rooms are otherwise spacious and simply furnished.

After a successful evening game drive along the lake shore, we joined the rest of the guests in the Lekwane Restaurant for dinner. It’s still the low season but there was a healthy mix of guests staying at the lodge that night – Kenyans, Americans and Australians. There was lots of variety on the à la carte menu, including a few vegan options for my fiancée. More guests arrived the following day, so for lunch they laid out a generous buffet spread.

For bookings and more information about the lodge, head to www.sopalodges.com, or email [email protected] Double rooms are Sh19,800 up until the end of June, before they jump up to Sh24,000 for the high season. So it’s certainly worth considering for your next weekend retreat – just be prepared to sit in traffic for a while on the way there.

Jan Fox is a Director at iDC.





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