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 09th Mar

These are more photos of Mariga’s newest machine, that we had told you about. It still has the customized number plates. ...

Ken on 09th Mar

And The Nominees Are.. The 2012 list of Chaguo la Teeniez nomination is out. The nomination party was held on 8th March at Blancos. Voting for the eventual winners starts on March 14th and continues for the next 4 days. Voting is through sms where one sends the short code assigned to his favourite nominee to 5358, or through the website www.theinsyder.com/chaguo....

Ken on 08th Mar

This is a collection of funny T Shirt messages. ...

Ken on 08th Mar

Media Take Out is now claiming that Kanye West and Katy Perry have something going on Rumours were flying that Kanye was hooking up with Kim Kardashian since the two were in the same fashion show in Paris, but MTO reports that Kanye actually hooked up with Katy Perry at the fashion show. Throughout the show, the two were close and they left together...

Ken on 08th Mar

WWE superstar Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson is having a good time.He has just bought himself a $3.45 million mansion in swanky Southwest Ranches, Florida. 5 bedroom, 7 bath places and a home theater come with it. Here are the photos of the house. ...

Ken on 08th Mar

3 days after the video raising awareness over the atrocities committed by Ugandan rebel leader Joseph kony, was uploaded on Youtube, it has already amassed over 19 million views and it may clock 20 million tonight. This is one of the most viral videos ever created and it has received mentions from almost all major media houses worldwide. The video...

Ken on 07th Mar

Despite all the problems associated with albinism, one Indian family is all smiles after setting the record of the world’s biggest albino family. The family of 10 has had to endure years of prejudice and short sightedness but finally they have something to cheer them up as Guinness Book of World Records is about to include them in their list....

Ken on 07th Mar

Police have impounded McDonald Mariga’s Hummer for bearing customized number plates. It has been a myth that replacing official number plates with those bearing your name is allowed if a certain amount of money is paid, but police recently clarified that it is illegal and warned all practicing it that their days were numbered. Traffic Commandant...

Ken on 07th Mar

Kenya has been ranked the 4th fastest country to surf the internet in Africa, after Ghana. According to tests done by netindex ( an internet speeds monitoring company ), between Feb 6, 2012 and Mar 6, 2012, Kenya has an average speed of 4.88 megabytes per second. The tests were from 58,403 unique IP addresses. Coming at number 3 is Angola with Rwanda...

Ken on 06th Mar

Osama Bin Laden’s body was not buried at sea according to confidential emails, published by Wikileaks. US officials said that the former Al Qaeda leader had been buried at an undisclosed location at the Arabian sea, but according to leaked emails his corpse was actually flown to a morgue in the US. On the day of Osama’s killing, Wikileaks...