Place of birth: A long time resident of Nairobi, Kimenye was born in Kampala, Central Uganda
Languages spoken: Luganda, English, Kiswahili
Writing Language: English
Education: A novelist, journalist, short story and children's writer. Kimenye was educated in Kampala and London.
Employment: Worked as a columnist for The Nation paper Nairobi
Bibliography: Moses (Young people's series). Nairobi Oxford University press (OUP).The Gemstone Affair (short action novel). Nairobi: OUP, 1979. Kalasanda Revisited. Nairobi: EAEP, 1998. One of her stories, Battle of the sacred Tree has been made into a feature film.
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