Author Archives: Press Partners

24 Sep
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2013 Fellow Mugambi Mutegi reports on the Nairobi terrorist attack

List of victims confirms Nairobi’s cultural mix By Mutegi Mugambi and Agencies Posted  Monday, September 23  2013 at  21:10 in the Business Daily   “Food lover, thrill seeker and a bungee jump away from sanity,” Ruhila Adatia-Sood on Twitter She was married ...

06 Sep
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Fellow Post-Gazette Story: Out-of-Towners: Pakistani journalist now glad to know all about Pittsburgh

Out-of-Towners: Pakistani journalist now glad to know all about Pittsburgh September 6, 2013 12:20 am   By Waqas Banoori I had never heard of Pittsburgh until I was informed, while living and working 7,000 miles away in Pakistan’s capital, that ...

30 Aug
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News: The Jewish Journal’s Editor-in-Chief writes about his interview with 2013 Daniel Pearl Fellows

Daniel Pearl Fellows: Reshaping hate August 28, 2013 By Rob Eshman On the evening of Aug. 22, I had a public conversation with three Muslim journalists, two from Pakistan and one from Bangladesh, at the Los Angeles Press Club. All ...

13 Aug
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Fellow Miami Herald Story: Jennifer Alfonso, the woman whose murder was made public on Facebook, is laid to rest

Jennifer Alfonso, the woman whose murder was made public on Facebook, is laid to rest AUGUST 13, 2013 BY GLENDA ORTEGA About 100 family and friends gathered in Doral Tuesday to pay their final respects to Jennifer Alfonso, the 26-year-old ...

13 Aug
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Fellow WSJ Story: Drone Exhibition Draws Fans, Protesters

Drone Exhibition Draws Fans, Protesters   August 13, 2013, 7:17 PM By Dion Nissenbaum and Khalid Khattak Drone makers from across the globe converged on Washington Tuesday to seek out new frontiers for the controversial technology. With more than 28 ...

09 Aug
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Fellow Post-Gazette Story: A joyous day for Pittsburgh’s Muslims as Eid-al-Fitr begins

A joyous day for Pittsburgh’s Muslims as Eid-al-Fitr begins August 9, 2013 12:11 am By Waqas Banoori / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Muslims throughout the Pittsburgh area on Thursday welcomed Eid-al-Fitr, one of the most joyous days in the Islamic calendar. Local Muslims joined ...

07 Aug
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Fellow Miami Herald Story: Stolen Road Ranger truck slams into Hialeah condo building

Stolen Road Ranger truck slams into Hialeah condo building AUGUST 7, 2013 BY GLENDA ORTEGA Reynaldo Aspuro, fast asleep in his Hialeah apartment with his wife and 3-year-old granddaughter, didn’t expect to be jolted out of bed by a real ...

06 Aug
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Fellow Chicago Tribune Story: North Avenue Beach gets hot spot on Bing

 North Avenue Beach gets hot spot on Bing   By Mugambi MutegiTribune staff reporter 1:52 p.m. CDT, August 5, 2013   Microsoft search engine Bing on Monday featured Chicago’s North Avenue Beach on its home page, amassing more than 1,300 Facebook ...

29 May
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Fellow Chicago Tribune Story: Chicago area served heaping helping of frozen yogurt business

Chicago area served heaping helping of frozen yogurt business Several new chains look to launch ambitious expansion  Teenagers enjoy cups of the product this month at Forever Yogurt. (Abel Uribe, Chicago Tribune / May 7, 2013   By Mugambi Mutegi Published in the ...

29 May
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Fellow blog post: Emran Hossain – How does Holy See fail to see a 15-year protest over claim of priest sex abuse?

By Emran Hossain He stutters and cannot speak English fluently. Yet, whenever the 70-year-old man comes across a priest of the Vatican’s United States Embassy, he introduces himself: “My name is John Wojnowsky. What is your name?” Wojnowsky cannot say ...