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The true story of David Munyakei

Billy Kahora

The true story of David Munyakei

Goldenberg whistleblower

by Billy Kahora

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Published by Kwani Trust in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Billy Kahora.
SeriesKwani? series
The Physical Object
Pagination135 p. :
Number of Pages135
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23680037M
ISBN 109966700897
LC Control Number2009349920

author of The True Story of David Munyakei Billy Kahora "The published history of urban transport in Africa has just had an enormous boost. Mutongi’s marvellous analysis of postcolonial minibus taxi transport in Nairobi is such a welcome record and such a remarkable injection of insightBrand: University of Chicago Press. “This book does for Matatus what David Landes did for clocks—it uses them as a mirror to see the world in a different way. It will change the way you think about Africa.” Billy Kahora, author of The .

Apr 12,  · Undated photos of the late David Munyakei. In his book, The True Story of David Munyakei: Goldenberg Whistleblower, Billy Kahora revealed that Munyakei lost his job as a clerk at the Central Bank shortly after exposing the scandal that involved false exports of gold that were made from Kenya. He moved to the coastal region while running away for his dear life, married a coastal girl but . Billy Karanja KAHORA is the Managing Editor of the journal virtuosobs.com writings have been published in Granta, Kwani and Vanity Fair. He has recently edited Kenya Burning, and is an Editor of the Picha Mtaani/Kwani book project. He has a book of creative nonfiction, The True Story of David Munyakei (), as well as the script credit for Soul Boy (, Dir. Tom Tykwer).

Dec 23,  · That’s also how he came to suggest that Mr Kahora write The True Story of David Munyakei, since he knew Mr Kahora was more than capable of writing about the Transparency International award. Jun 10,  · He has written a non-fiction novella titled The True Story Of David Munyakei. He wrote the screenplay for Soul Boy and co-wrote Nairobi Half Life which won the Kalasha awards. As Managing Editor of Kwani Trust he edited 7 issues of the Kwani journal and other Kwani publications including Nairobi 24 and Kenya Burning.


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When inDavid Sadera Munyakei, a former Central Bank of Kenya employee who a decade before had leaked crucial documents related to the Goldenberg financial scandal, appeared before a public inquiry investigating. Billy Kahora is a Kenyan writer and editor based in Nairobi.

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His writings have been published in Granta, Kwani. and Vanity Fair; he has a book of creative nonfiction, The True Story of David Munyakei () and the script credit for Soul Boy (, Dir. Tom Tykwer) and Nairobi Half-Life (). Khet Mar is a journalist, novelist, short. Jul 18,  · New Book Releases from Kwani Trust.

Kwani Trust is pleased to announce the release of 5 new titles; ‘ Kwani. 05 Part 2 – Revelations & Conversations’, ‘The True Story of David Munyakei – Goldenberg Whistleblower’, by Billy Kahora, ‘The Life & Times of Richard Onyango’, by Richard Onyango, ‘The Life of Mzee Ondego’, by Enock Ondego and ‘Internally Misplaced’, by Wambui.

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In dictatorships, nothing’s a secret. What I mean is that the dictator’s life is always public. It’s just the way dictators work; other than having things like the army, he must always exert himself into the mental-scape of the community.Jan 22,  · Everyone received a slap on the wrist, a few went to prison for months, and everyone but the Kenyan taxpayer went home richer.

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