Ken on 30th Oct

The JoBros are dunzo. Kevin, Joe and Nick Jonas — a.k.a the Jonas Brothers — have decided to break up. The band’s publicist, Jesse Derris, confirmed the news to Us Weekly on Tuesday, Oct. 29. Earlier this month, the three brothers cancelled their 19-date tour just two days before the first show. “There is a deep rift...

Ken on 30th Oct

The JoBros are dunzo. Kevin, Joe and Nick Jonas — a.k.a the Jonas Brothers — have decided to break up. The band’s publicist, Jesse Derris, confirmed the news to Us Weekly on Tuesday, Oct. 29. Earlier this month, the three brothers cancelled their 19-date tour just two days before the first show. “There is a deep rift...

Ken on 30th Oct

The US Embassy in Nairobi has just announced the requirements for a Diversity Visa (Green Card). This is for the 2014 applicants. NOTE: THIS APPLIES ONLY TO DIVERSITY VISA 2014 LOTTERY WINNERS WHO WERE NOTIFIED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE (KCC PROCESSING CENTER) OF THEIR SELECTED STATUS IN MAY 2013. Please Read Carefully! To qualify for the 2014 Diversity...

Ken on 30th Oct

Fifa and France Football have revealed the 23-man shortlist for the 2013 Fifa Ballon d’Or, with title-holder Lionel Messi, Bayern Munich star Franck Ribery and Real Madrid attacker Cristiano Ronaldo among the candidates to win the individual award. Ribery is accompanied by five Bayern Munich team-mates following the Bundesliga giants’...

Ken on 29th Oct

Traffic along Waiyaki way was this morning paralysed after an advertisement gantry fell right in the middle of the road, blocking both lanes.Motorists, most of whom were reporting for work, have had to spend hours on the road, as the redirection was not exactly very effective.A close look at the metal work, from photos posted online, suggest that this...

Ken on 29th Oct

By now we all know what Giniwasekao means. It was used by Gor Mahia fans after it became apparent that they were winning the Kenya Premier League, for the first time in 18 years.It means “We have taken this thing”.Now, someone has corrupted the phrase to Giniwasecow, dedicating it to Kiambu people.. We all know the kind of stories that came...

Ken on 29th Oct

More than a million people have signed an online petition demanding justice after three men accused of brutally gang-raping a girl in Kenya were ordered to cut grass as punishment. The policemen who ordered the punishment should be disciplined for failing to investigate rape charges, the petition said. The 16-year old was gang-raped and dumped in...

Ken on 29th Oct

Manchester City midfielder, Yaya Toure will be in Nairobi today, to unveil a new alliance to fight the poaching of elephants.The initiative is part of the United Nations Environmental Programme. The Ivorian will also be unveiled as a UNEP goodwill ambassador, at the ceremony to be held at UNEP headquarters in Gigiri.In a press release, Yaya said,...

Ken on 29th Oct

Controversial blogger, Bogonko Bosire, he of Jackal news, has been missing for quite some time now. Director Digital, New Media & Diaspora in the office of the president Dennis Itumbi, who is also a good friend to Bogonko, has been leading efforts to find him.Last week however, Jeff Koinange stated on his show that Bogonko was not missing and...

Ken on 29th Oct

Meet Heshan De Silva, a 25 year old Kenyan who already carries the billionaire title with him… and this is Kenyan Shilling Billionaire. He owns the De Silva Group, a venture capital firm.Heshan went through a lot before discovering himself. He was born in a ‘not so rich’ family, but his parents gave him the best education they could,...