Ken on 17th Dec

On Friday night, Jamaican Reggae artiste Tarrus Riley was the main act at the Safaricom Live Concert. Other night performers included Jaguar, Sauti Sol, Esther Wahome, Octopizzo etc.Here are some photos of Tarrus performing. © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 17th Dec

Italian billionaire Flavio Briatore officially opened his Sh 500 million Lion in the Sun resort in Malindi on Sunday night.The former formula one boss jetted in the country over the weekend to open the resort as well as enjoy his Christmas holiday. He was accompanied by his son Falco Briatore and other family members. Top government official who...

Ken on 17th Dec

A mysterious Twitter account created on Sunday (15 December) declared that it was going to “reveal a portion of Uefa’s corruption and manipulation” before tweeting the exact Champions League Second Round draw match-for-match one day earlier than the actual draw took place. Under the username @uefacorruption, an ominous tweet stated...

Ken on 17th Dec

Tottenham Hotspur have announced that head coach Andre Villas-Boas has left the club by mutual consent. The Portuguese coach, who took over at Tottenham in the summer of 2012, leaves the club following Sunday’s 5-0 hammering at home to Liverpool. “The club can announce that agreement has been reached with head coach, Andre Villas-Boas,...

Ken on 17th Dec

A powerful winter storm system struck parts of the Middle East on Friday to the delight of some residents but causing havoc in other locations where snow is a rarity. In Cairo, Egypt snow fell for the first time in 112 years covering parts of the city in a light blanket of white. The scene of snow-covered domes in the normally arid climate was greeted...

Ken on 16th Dec

Vitimbi actress, Nyasuguta was last week involved in a road accident, Standard is reporting. Nyasuguta, real name Eunice Wambui, is recuperating at Kenyatta National Hospital.Nyasuguta plays the role of Mogaka’s wife in one of KBC’s oldest programmes still airing. She has been acting since 2006.We wish her quick recovery.© nairobiwire.comFollow...

Ken on 16th Dec

There’ve been a lot of fuss about President Obama’s selfie with Danish Prime Minister during Mandela’s memorial, with a lot of people calling it disrespectful.Michelle Obama’s reactions were however the most publicised.Someone has now replaced the Danish Prime Minister with President Uhuru. The photo would however not be complete...

Ken on 16th Dec

Zimbabwe is one of the few countries in the world that have no former president. Mugabe has been their leader since independence, and it appears he’s not about to let go.As South Africa and the world mourned Mandela, Mugabe had this message to the people of Zimbabwe… or someone thought this is the message he should give his people. © ...

Ken on 16th Dec

The sign language interpreter at Mandela’s memoria last week was exposed as a fake. It was even reported that he once faced a murder charge.It’s still astounding how he was able to ‘interpret’ for the entire ceremony, without anyone noticing. All he did was make some gibberish movements with his hands, and no facial expression...

Ken on 16th Dec

Incase you did not see Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko during the [email protected] celebrations on Thursday, you may be pleased to know that he dressed much more decently than we’re used to seeing.In fact, he dressed in our national colours. Just out of the Mandela photoshop controversy, the controversial politician made a point to actually pose for photos...