Ken on 28th Jun

Facebook has really evolved over the years. New features are being introduced regularly; From smileys, to Follow button, to hash tags.As Facebook comes up with new features and does away with others, one has stood the test of time; Facebook Pages.In Kenya, Facebook pages have proved to be quite popular, with some performing particularly well in the...

Ken on 28th Jun

Her love for showbiz has not started the other day. This photo courtesy of Insyder Magazine was taken during one of those Insyder funkies. Even then, she still looked fab.  And this is Shish now.  © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 28th Jun

On Monday, Deputy president William Ruto and his wife Rachael Ruto hosted first lady Margaret Kenyatta at their magnificent residence in Karen. Ruto would later leave his wife to show Margaret around, and these are some pictures of how it went. © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 28th Jun

Gem MP and deputy Minority Leader Jakoyo Midiwo was on Wednesday involved in a minor accident at the Westlands Roundabout. The MP was driving himself in his sleek Mercedes, when a matatu rammed into his car from behind. Though unhurt, an angry Midiwo alighted and upon inspecting the damage, the two parties agreed they drive to Pangani Police Station...

Ken on 28th Jun

Ever wondered which is the most watched YouTube video in Kenya? Here’s your answer.We Found Love by Alisha Popat and American violinist Lindsey Stirling. You may remember Alisha as the sexiest woman in Kenya. View That Ranking.The video is fast approaching 14 million views, despite it being online for one year.It is a ‘localized’...

Ken on 28th Jun

Popular MTV mini series Shuga is set for its third season. It has been dubbed #ShugaNaija, clearly informing you of the shift from Kenya to Nigeria.MTV Staying Alive Foundation has shot and produced the previous two seasons in Kenya, with majority Kenyan actors. Now, not only has the production shifted to Lagos, but also our actors have lost out....

Ken on 28th Jun

Every 6 month, Webometrics, regarded as the largest academic ranking of Higher Education Institutions, releases a new university ranking. Various methodologies are used, but more emphasis is put on academics. For instance, the number and quality of publications by the university plays a key role. In the latest ranking, University of Nairobi is once...

Ken on 27th Jun

Comedian Eric Omondi has revealed that he is not responsible for all his hilarious jokes. Speaking to Citizen TV’s Kanze Dena and Lulu Hassan last weekend, Eric said that it is in fact his brother Fred who comes up with most of them, “My brother is funnier than me, in fact he writes 60% of the jokes, all i do is execute them”....

Ken on 27th Jun

First it was businessman Chris Kirubi, Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore then followed, now another Kenyan has refused to meet Obama… it seems this is the in-thing. Last night, Tusker Project Fame no nonsense judge Ian Mbugua updated this on his Facebook page. Due to a rather heavy work I, too, will not be meeting with president Obama in Dar Some...

Ken on 27th Jun

Alice Wambui, a 56yr old teacher has been in service for 35 years now. Her total earning is just above fifty six thousand, for which KRA takes Sh10,000.As a teacher, Alice claims one cannot live without loans, and that justifies her deductions. Her net pay for that particular month was less than twenty thousand shillings. Compare that with this pay...