Ken on 23rd Aug

This week like every other week, social media was on fire. The greatest news was the failure by Manchester United signing Van Persie to make an impact during their Monday night shocking loss to Everton. The Dutch was the undisputed king of memes this week. Here are some of the most interesting pics this week.  © nairobiwire.com ...

Ken on 23rd Aug

Singer And Presenter Seen Kissing Gospel artiste Holy Dave and One Fm presenter Tina Kagia are said to be dating. The two are reported to have been spotted together more than a few times. During Prezzo’s homecoming, Ghafla is reporting that the two were together and it was clear they had another agenda other than welcoming Kenya’s Big...

Ken on 23rd Aug

Today, Standard Group became the latest casualty of cyber attack. Their recently revamped website, standardmedia.co.ke was briefly inaccessible. For a short period, visitors to the site were welcomed with the following message. “you have been hacked by sl3nd3rI am a grey hatI am just having fun with you todaytomorrow august, 23 2012 I will post...

Ken on 23rd Aug

Image by nation Last night, about 10 pupils of Asumbi boarding primary school died after their dormitory was razed down by an inferno. The 10 were reported to be among class seven and eight students attending the August holiday tuition.  Nation reports that the fire might have been caused by a power surge, after a day long blackout in the...

Ken on 22nd Aug

The late environment minister, John Michuki’s widow, Josephine Watiri, has died. Mrs Michuki passed away at the Nairobi Hospital this morning, where she was undergoing treatment for cancer. It has been reported that she has had a long battle with the disease.  This comes barely 5 months since passing of her husband, John Michuki at the Aga...

Ken on 22nd Aug

Robert Alai Under Arrest Yesterday, Twitter users experienced a period of unusual inactivity after ‘tweep in chief ‘, Robert Alai spent part of the day and the whole night at the Kilimani police station. Alai was arrested after claiming that government spokesman Alfred Mutua wanted to kill him, the way he killed human rights activists,...

Ken on 21st Aug

I Did Not Go To South Africa To Meditate And Plot My Exit From ODM Reloaded Starehe mp, Margaret Wanjiru has denied claims spread by a local newspaper and taken up by various blogs that she was about to decamp from ODM.  For some time now, the Star newspaper has been writing that Wanjiru, together with another female mp, speculated to be Rachel...

Ken on 21st Aug

A 22 year old USIU student is being held at the Kasarani Police station after he admitted to stabbing his 19 year old girlfriend. The young man identified as Fred is the second son to a Cabinet Minister. Word has it that he was co-habiting with the Aisha at a cosy apartment around the University. A close source revealed that he had introduced the...

Ken on 21st Aug

NTV news anchor, Jane Ngoiri is reported to have been carjacked on Friday night at South C neighbourhood. The journalist was in the company of her boyfriend, and were driving in a Toyota Vitz.  According to The Jackal News, the carjackers were armed with guns but no one got hurt during the ordeal. The former K24 reporter and her boyfriend, reported...

Ken on 21st Aug

Bishop Kosgei Might Be Fighting It Out With Gideon Moi Gospel artiste, Emmy Kosgei’s father, Jackson Kosgei, has joined the race for the Baringo County senator setting the stage for a potential battle with retired president Moi’s son Gideon Moi. Bishop Kosgei of the Worldwide Gospel Churches of Kenya is reported to have met members of...