A Man Is A Man

This article was written by the Oyunga Pala, a columnist I regard as a thought leader in social matters regarding the Kenyan male. Given the recent “boy-child” debate, his thoughts are as illuminating as they are refreshing. Happy reading. Posted on December 12, 2016 at oyungapala.com . Used with permission   Be a Man!...

Invictus

 By William Ernest Henley,1888 Out of the night that covers me,       Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be       For my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance       I have not winced nor cried aloud. Under the bludgeonings of chance       My head is bloody, but unbowed. Beyond...

The Boy Who Can’t

From Boy’s Life, c. 1920 By F. J. P. Hey, fellows, come closer, let each of us name The worst kind of nuisance – we’ll call it a game. “I vote for the fellow who’s never on time!” “The fellow who always would borrow a dime!” “The chap who takes pleasure in starting a...

Thrifting 101: A Kenyan Guide

We’ve all heard of the legend bargains our friends have got from thrifting: “How much did you get that trouser at?” “80 bob brathe ..Gikosh kuna mali safi mbaya ” Times come to get ourselves some good bargains! Ill be sharing my personal best locations to but quality menswear at good prices...

Why Should I Dress Up?

Kenneth Kaunda

You could potentially raise your moods, increase your confidence, have others treat you better and improve your social life right now at this moment without necessarily subscribing to smoothies, a life coach or even an exercise regimen (though all these things are really important).How? By dressing better. Yes,its that simple! Why don’t we? Sometimes...

First Post

What is mannerism.co.ke about? We focus in the world of men’s fashion, with a leaning to styles as classic as they are timeless, all of this while on a campus man’s budget. Discounts are great on clothes but don’t work so well in the area of mannerisms(ping!) and ethos; we’ll be exploring the idea...