Ken

Kenneth Maina is a top editor at Nairobi Wire. A Bsc. Computer Science graduate from Kenyatta University, Ken balances his time between writing captivating news pieces and maintaining the website code and servers, as well as the occasional tweaks in the design. You can contact him at ken@nairobiwire.com

Ken on 01st Feb

For the next one month, airtel customers can enjoy the most competitive bundle sms plan in the region. For only Sh 3, you will send upto 100 sms. This plan is automatic and does not need any subscription. After sending 3 sms, each for SH 1 , the next 100 sms’s for that day will be free. Kenyans have been enjoying the Safaricom’s SH 10...

Ken on 01st Feb

This fat lady does a cover for Justin Bieber’s baby < she's really something> ...

Ken on 31st Jan

Raila Odinga’s son Fidel Castro was interviewed by easy fm’s Kwach and this is part of it as it appeared on Zuqka magazine’s ‘The best of 21 questions’ . Interesting to note is that Fidel is now engaged to a new chick, whom he has already slapped a brand new Range Rover Sport. ...

Ken on 31st Jan

Safaricom has launched new unlimited internet prices for Blackberry. The new plans are only available for prepay. For only Sh 20 per day, or 499 per month, you will surf the internet unlimited, but do not expect to watch videos on Youtube. The service does not include streaming, thus locking out sites like Youtube which are bandwidth guzzlers. To...

Ken on 31st Jan

Citizen TV senior political editor, Alex Chamwada, is said to have landed a job to lead George Saitoti’s press team. Saitoti is preparing to run for the presidency and he need a seasoned person to run the team that will present him in good light to the media and to the public. Some time back, it was rumoured that Raila had hired former media...

Ken on 30th Jan

The Chinese government gave African Union a brand new 20 storey building as a gift. The massive structure took 3 years and a whooping $200 million to build. It is equipped with a conference hall that can hold up to 2500 people. Here are the pictures of the new building. ...

Ken on 27th Jan

A youth ice hockey team in Slovakia had a close escape after the roof of the building collapsed. No one was hurt as players fled as soon as it started crumbling. ...

Ken on 27th Jan

The life of an unlucky snake came to an abrupt end when its head was chewed by a fearless toddler. 13 months old Imad Aleeyan, has just grown his 6th teeth and is surely putting them into practice. “I was making his milk and I looked over and saw he had a snake in his mouth,” said his mother. “I started to scream. I couldn’t believe my eyes,”...

Ken on 27th Jan

Two bags containing 16 kilograms of cocaine were sent to the United Nation’s headquarters in New york. The bags which had UN logos printed on them were shipped from Mexico to New York through DHL. With no address or return to sender information on them, DHL saw it wise to deliver the bags to UN headquarters. “It is my understanding that...

Ken on 27th Jan

Nairobi Girls Chorale, finalist on Kiss TV’s reality show, Kwaya will reportedly be performing at Old Trafford ( Manchester united home stadium) this April during half time of an unspecified match. The girls choir group has been one of the impressive choirs in the show that airs on Sunday. Apparently, the group’s director is a huge fan of...