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Rusinga Cultural Festival sets island alight

Rusinga Island is famous: It produced one vibrant trade unionist in the name of Tom Mboya who became Kenya’s first Planning Minister, credited with airlifting a batch of Africans to get university education in the United States. Now the island is seeking another reason to be known: wrestling. Since Saturday, the annual Rusinga Cultural Festival …

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The Island Remembers – Rusinga Festival 2019

Rusinga Festival celebrates its 8th edition in Rusinga Island, 19th and 20th December. The festival offers two days of music, fashion, film, food, artistry, literature, sports and conversations that take you back in time into the wealth of the Suba Culture. The festival is a cultural answer to the question, “Can a people die?” As a result of assimilation and intermarriage …