For 35 years.he lived an empty life filled with shame and guilt as a result of his condition, coming to terms with the fact he was a hermaphrodite (person with both the male and female sex organs) was too much for Apostle Darlan Rukih Moses to contend with.
When he got married, it was difficult for the wife to come to term with his dual personality initially, however he said his wife has since accepted him the way he is,
The father of three adopted children (with the same condition) says he’s now ready to come out of the closet. Speaking to The Nairobian, Moses says he is proud of being a man and a woman and going public will help create awareness and is advocating against discrimination of people suffering from his condition.
"I underwent a medical examination and the doctors confirmed I have a normal uterus, ovaries and I can bear children,’ he said.
Moses, a gospel musician who even sings Taarab gospel, was born in Bondo where his mother was shocked after the doctors anno…
What a day!
atmosphere, a weather like a blast furnace, you would think someone left the
portals of hell open as hot airs oozed out and swirled around.
As I stood under
the sweltering air waiting to
be attended, my patient snapped, face puffed up with anger, I raised my voice
at the fish seller. “Madam, please hurry up now or do you want me to sleep in
this market?” “Aunty me, a beg no vex I dey come.” With
both hands up in supplication, she appealed to me.
These market women
could be irritating, once they collect your money, they left you standing to
attend to a new customer.
The harshness in my voice and my unsmiling
face made her stopped haggling with the next customer, and with a plea for her
to wait, she took the fish I paid for,
cut it, wrapped it and gave to me with a smile meant to thaw my anger.
I took it and ignored her smile. I didn’t
need it; she had kept me more than necessary under a boiling sun. Once I stowed
the fish …
Imelda Marcos is the widow of former Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos. she spent more than 20 years as the first lady of the Philippines. She became infamous for her spending habits and enormous shoe collection.
Born Imelda Remedios Visitación Trinidad Romuáldez on July 2, 1929 in Manila to Remedios Trinidad and Vicente Romuáldez, brother of Philippine Supreme Court Associate Justice Norberto Romuáldez. Her paternal ancestors were from a land-owning family inTolosa, Leyte, descended from Granada, Andalusia, Spain.
She has five other siblings: Alfredo, Alita, Armando, Benjamin (1930-2012), and Concepcion, they spent their childhood in San Miguel. However, after their mother death in 1938, the family moved to Tacloban, where she was known as the "Rose of Tacloban", and was raised by her servant Estrella Cumpas.
Imelda returned to Manila in 1950, and took up employment in a music store on Escolta street as a singer to attract customers. She took voice lessons at the music …