It all started in 1965 when two British publishers, Heinemann and Cassell, formed a groundwork for publishing in Nairobi. In those days, the whole of Africa used to be a market place where books published in European metropolises were transported to and sold.
In 1972, our company Chairman, Dr. Henry Chakava, was appointed as the first African Editor at Heinemann. From then on, we have moved from heights to heights. The leadership of Dr. Chakava Read more......
WEEP NOT, CHILD
By Prof. Ngugi wa Thiong'o
Celebrating 50 Years
Weep Not, Child is Kenyan author Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o's first novel, published in 1964 under the name James Ngugi. It was the first English novel to be published by an East African. read more.....
Koigi Wa Wamwere
Koigi was educated at Mother of Apostle’s Seminary, Eldoret, Nyeri High School and Cornell University in U.S.A.He was a teacher and a journalist before being elected into a member of parliament. Book: A Woman Re-born Read more