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 04th Mar

Finally Roman Abramovich has acted on Andre Villas-Boas. AVB has been sacked as Chelsea manager with effect immediately. This is after Chelsea lost 1-0 away to West Bromwich Albion on Saturday. Chelsea released this statement on its website. “Andre Villa-Boas has parted company with Chelsea Football Club today. “The board would...

Ken on 03rd Mar

Raphael Tuju is just riding on the publicity brought about by his bid to vie for the presidency, but even before he breaks the 2% opinion polls ranking, he already has issues with his first lady. Apparently, the POA presidential candidate caught his wife cheating on him. He is said to have had his suspicions before hiring a private detective who did...

Ken on 03rd Mar

Oprah Winfrey has landed an exclusive interview with Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina. The interview will be aired on ‘ Oprah’s Next Chapter’, on her own OWN Network on Sunday, March 11 at 9 p.m. In addition Oprah will speak to Houston’s sister-in-law and manager Patricia Houston, and brother Gary Houston. Before the...

Ken on 03rd Mar

The US Pentagon was cut off all internet access yesterday. At about 10:00 am, all internet blackberry and email access was not available throughout the mega structure. It was however not as a result of any cyber attack. A spokesman at DISA told FOX so far “there is no indication of an attack” and it is expected the internet will slowly...

Ken on 02nd Mar

Ghetto Radio’s Mbusi is said to be on his way out of the loved radio station. It has been rumoured that Royal Media has poached Mbusi for one of its station, most probably Hot 96. Mbusi has developed a perfect chemistry with Bonoko and together they bring in many listeners. His role at Royal Media is not clear. He has however not resigned from...

Ken on 01st Mar

The long awaited windows 8 is out. Microsoft have provided a free downloadable preview of their newest operating system. You can download the preview on this link. It is quite large. (2.5GB for 32 bit and 3.3 GB for 64 bit.) This are the required specifications before download. 1 GHz or faster processor 1 GB RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB RAM (64-bit) 16...

Ken on 01st Mar

This is a list of top 50 District schools in KCSE 2011 as released by Prof Ongeri on 29 th Feb. 2012 1 KAGWE GIRLS SECONDARY SCHOOL 103 B 9.16102 KARENGER BOYS SECONDARY SCHOOL 37 B 9.10023 MAYORI 59 B 8.99104 NGUVIU BOYS HIGH SCHOOL 184 B 8.96445 LONGISA HIGH SCHOOL 250 B 8.80796 ELBURGON SECONDARY SCHOOL 140 B 8.68727 AMABUKO SECONDARY SCHOOL 154...

Ken on 01st Mar

The top 100 county schoools in 2011 KCSE released by Prof Ongeri on 29th feb 2012 are below. KNEC will once again be blamed for improper ranking since some schools with very high mean grades were undeservedly left out of the top 50 schools. UPDATE: TOP 100 SCHOOLS KCSE 2012 (Released 2013) 1 MARANDA HIGH SCHOOL 261 A- 11.28712 MOLO ACADEMY 55 A- 10.92893...

Ken on 29th Feb

G6 / 7 presidential aspirant Eugene Wamalwa got evicted from his house in Kileleshwa over the weekend. It is alleged that Eugene has not been able to pay his rent for a considerable amount of time and on Saturday, he was thrown out. The story became more interesting when Wamalwa sought some help from this old rich man, who immediately gave him another...

Ken on 29th Feb

Charlie Sheen is expected to be back on TV with a new sitcom, “Anger Management”, this June. Charlie Sheen will most probably be remembered for his time at Two and a half men. He was replaced by Ashton Kutcher who has been less than perfect. Anger Management will premiere on FX on June 28th with two episodes airing at 9 and 9:30 p.m....