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Britain governed indirectly through the existing local institutions. Sir Frederick Lugard’s Indirect Rule worked well in the North and the West where Traditional rulers were already in place. It however, failed woefully in the East where there was no tradition of central governing authority. What the British did therefore, was to create artificial chiefs whom they called “Warrant chiefs”. Because of the alien authority so created in the East and because some of them were actually insignificant people, the warrant chiefs...

Many experts on economic development and education have lamented on the impact of brain drain on the country’s economic prospects. Many cite brain drain as one of the reasons for the country’s slow economic progress. In the last two decades or so a huge number of Kenyan professionals and students have left the country for greener pastures. Whereas many of them hope to return, few actually return. In an increasingly globalizing world, the war for talent is increasingly getting stiff. Professionals have now become the new mobile...

Pricing plays an important role in the success of any tutoring business. However, there is a lot of confusion about the best way to price your tutoring services and how to go about finding the right price. This article looks at pricing strategies for independent tutors and tutoring companies and how to research prices in your market. Setting your Pricing Level The first step in determining how much you should charge for your tutoring services is to determine what other tutoring services in your area are charging. You’ll want to...

Posted on Sep 26 2017 - 3:31am by Techy Hints
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Some people buy soda siphons without even studying first how to use or clean them. They just know that they need to buy this device for their soda-making projects, but they only try to figure out its usage and maintenance once they already have the tool in their hands. But, even if the product comes with an instructional manual, it is still better to study about it prior to buying it so that you know if it is user friendly for you or if you can manage its maintenance requirements. Below are some pieces of information on this particular...

Shoebox Dioramas are a part of every school year and in just about every grade they serve as a wonderful learning tool. They are used to learn the arts and crafts of making things and they are used to also learn about subjects. This article shows you some creative ideas from both the arts and crafts aspect and the learning aspect. The Arts and Crafts of Shoebox Dioramas   There are a lot of common ways to make a shoebox diorama and they include tape, glue, construction paper and all the regular assortment of arts and crafts stuff...

There are more welding processes out there then I have fingers and toes! Let’s face it, if you pick up the classifieds, and look for welding jobs, there are going to be four types of welders that are in demand! That is the reason these four welding processes are the most commonly used: Stick welding MIG welding TIG welding Flux Cored Arc Welding Stick welding is one of the oldest welding processes used today. It is a very practical when it comes to being able to weld on the job site, in a shop, or even at home. The most common...

The typical shipyard standard for structural welders is, knowing how to use of ceramic backing tape. Every human resources personal will likely ask that question. It’s not hard to weld using ceramic backing tape. It is very similar to doing an open root weld but at the same time much easier! The fact is ceramic backing tape for FCAW is a crutch for a less skilled welder. I do have to admit this type of backing on a weld joint produces root penetration that is too perfect. Here is the trick to welding a joint with this type of backing....

Posted on Sep 25 2017 - 8:06pm by Techy Hints
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So you have decided to take the PE exam, and you want to know what it will take to pass. This is clearly a good question, for the answer will dominate your life for however long you have to prepare. Follow these three simple strategies and your first attempt might very well be the charm. #1 – Adequate Time Start preparing for the exam at least 6 months before the exam. Currently, the PE exams are offered twice a year, in late October and mid April. Plan on intense studying for the first 5 of the 6 months, leaving the last month...

Today you can define mental math in various different ways. Some would say, memorizing times table and remembering the solutions can form the part of mental mathematics. Some would say ability to perform simple calculations in your head can be mental mathematics. The web dictionary defines mental mathematics as “Computing an exact answer without using pencil and paper or other physical aids.” Today there are five methods available to learn and practice mental mathematics. Let’s begin with the first one called ‘Learning...

An application well in advance of the commencing year is required as you can imagine this facility is very popular indeed, a small monthly charge for each child attending and a copy of your Childs vaccinations and birth certificate amongst other documentation and information will be required. To inscribe your child you will need to pick up the correct forms and follow the correct procedure all this can be done in Algorfa at the Ayuntamiento. C.P. “Miguel de Cervantes” o The local school for Algorfa is situated within the Village...