I am a Kikuyu. My name is Ngatia. I speak the language fluently and can read and write in it. In fact, it was the first tongue I learnt. My mother tongue. I can name all 9 (+1) clans. Though I’m worse than frozen steak where business is concerned, I still am a legit, original […]
The answer: “I AM KENYAN!” used to be the cutest, most profound thing to say; a show of solidarity against tribalism and the fact that tribes will never divide us! Yaaaaaaaay! But then people used that same answer in serious discussions and now to be honest, it’s just a stupid thing to say.