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The Star, Pg: 28 - Full Frontal Exhibition Explores Stereotypes Of Female Gender
The female form has been the subject of different stereotypes most of them harmful
than helpful. In a culture where the female body has been used as a means of expression
of diverse aspects the question of the kind of messages passed across by such portrayals
comes to mind. It is with this background that Jesica Atieno decided to use the same subject –
the female body - to explore this paradox by interrogating the stereotypes about feminism and
the female gender roles. Her main aim was to bring to the fore the issue of feminism which according
to her as been contrived as a negative thing.
The Star, Pg: 33 - 4 Films To Premiere at Inaugural Kenyan Movie Night
Four Kenyan movies have been lined up for screening during the inaugural
Kenyan Movie Night. The films – “Strata”, “Boda Boda”, “My Faith” and
“Before and After” – will headline the official launch on May 28 at the
Planet Media Cinemas in Nairobi.
The Standard, Pg: 13 - Job Evaluation Good For Public Service
Every worker deserves a just wage for fair and productive labour.
Teachers, doctors, nurses, police, civil service provide critical
service to the nation and the people of Kenya and should be fairly
remunerated.Historically, Kenya government has undertaken several
public sector pay reviews to address the issue of fair remuneration
in the public service. This has however been done through ad hoc
commissions and committees.
The Star, Pg: 33 - We Have Artistes Best Interests At Heart – MCSK
The newly elected chairman of the Board of Directors at the MCSK,
Benard Mukaisi, has finally come out to quell the heart. He says
that he is ready to look into the plight of Kenyan artistes by assuring
that, starting in the next distribution, artistes will earn not less than
Sh100 million in royalties from public performances.