Ken on 22nd Nov

Sunday Live presenter, Julie Gichuru largely influences the fashion direction Kenyan ladies take, especially the middle class. Every Sunday, thousands watch Citizen news, not because of the news, but just to see what Julie is wearing. She gets tens of compliments and dressing suggestions on her social media accounts after every Sunday Live appearance.  Together...

Ken on 22nd Nov

You may have come across persons offering to buy the shiny 2010 release of the 10 shilling coin. Most of these offers are made on personal social media accounts and therefore are not very widespread. Others approach people who deal with lots of coins in the course of their job, eg. shopkeepers and shoe makers, offering to buy the 10 bobs at a significantly...

Ken on 22nd Nov

It’s Friday once again, that time of the week when we all log into nairobiwire.com to find the best photos of the week, neatly arranged in a single post. If you’re not a football lover however, you’ll probably not enjoy today though… just kidding, there’s something for everyone We start of with our man at Barcelona. A...

Ken on 22nd Nov

beats by Avril Beats by dr dre are considered a sign a of swag by every young man in Nairobi.. and now the rest of the country is catching up. The multi coloured super expensive brand of headphones have become a must have in Kenya and the world, in the process making Dr. Dre the highest earning rapper in 2012, earning more than Jay Z, Kanye West...

Ken on 22nd Nov

‘Breaktime’ Set To Break Tahidi High’s Monopoly The monopoly of Tahidi High in the ‘High School’ business is set to be cut short by a new television series set to be aired by NTV.  Breaktime is its name and though its production has largely been kept secret, it is believed that it will be fresher than the Citizen’s...

Ken on 22nd Nov

Muigai wa Njoroge Joins Politics Muigai wa njoroge. [Photo/ Nation] One of the musicians accused of spreading hate in his vernacular songs, Muigai wa Njoroge, was on Tuesday elected TNA Kiambu county chairman. The elections held at the Kiambu County Hall turned chaotic, when supporters of rival candidates disagreed on the venue. William...

Ken on 21st Nov

Uhuru Kenyatta has not been included in this year’s Forbes 40 Richest Africans list. The deputy prime minister was last year listed at number 26 on the list, with a net worth of $ 500 million, with land given as the main source of the wealth. This was the description Forbes gave then. Kenya’s Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta is...

Ken on 21st Nov

SK Macharia has been named by Forbes magazine one of the African millionaires to watch in 2013. The media mogul has been listed alongside 9 other African millionaires who may move markets in the coming year.  Last year, Forbes listed 10 Africans to watch, 3 of whom ended up in this year’s list of 40 richest Africans. Among them is Kenyan industrialist...

Ken on 21st Nov

HARARE – Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai on Saturday railed against the $20 million presidential farming inputs scheme, questioning the source of funding. The former trade unionist and leader of the ruling MDC was addressing thousands of people at Murambinda Growth Point in his home area of Buhera District. “I have never heard of a president...

Ken on 21st Nov

Concert Postponed for lack of venue Jamaican artiste Popcaan’s Nairobi concert scheduled for New Year’s Eve, has been postponed. According to the promoters, the concert has been pushed to some yet to be confirmed date, which should probably be in February.  The reason for postponement has been given as lack of a suitable venue. “Sad...