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 21st Mar

In this youtube video, IEBC chairman Isaack Hassan and its commissioners share a conversation that was not supposed to go on record. Two commissioners are overheard telling the chairman of a message they have just received from ODM chief whip Jakoyo Midiwo, loosely translated as , we will give you a beating.The exact words in swahili are: ‘akina...

Ken on 20th Mar

If Bob Marley was alive, he would be number 1 on this list.  His net worth is estimated to be around $130 million. That is more than all the other artists on this list combined. So who are the top richest 10 Reggae and Dancehall artists. 1. Shaggy – Net Worth US$22 Million Shaggy 2001 album “Hot Shot” sold more than 20 million copies propelling...

Ken on 20th Mar

Bolt has grabbed a white one. Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt has hooked up with a white chick. The girl named Belle Lubica is a Slovakian fashion designer who lives in Jamaica.  Just recently, Bolt was linked to a British waitress Rebeckah Passley, and before that, he was with reality star Taneish “Lava” Simpson.   © nairobiwire.com ...

Ken on 19th Mar

He is number 500 on the list… Ashton Kutcher is having a time of his life, ever since he replaced Charlie sheen on Two and a half men. He may have had personal issues following the end of his 6 year marriage to Demi Moore, but he has clearly gotten over that. Ashton Kutcher has become the 500th person to sign up for the Virgin Galactic’s...

Ken on 19th Mar

Former WWE champion John Cena was involved in a car accident in Philadelphia. His SUV was hit from behind by a small Honda Civic, which was also hit from behind by a huge truck. Cena was at the time talking on his phone but his driver was on the wheel. “We were doing some early morning media for the event tonight in Philadelphia and we got in...

Ken on 19th Mar

– Kumwagilia plants Tusker ati una refresh their roots.   -Kukatia chali wa church hadi una offer kumlipia sadaka.   -Kuenda media house kuomba kazi yakuosha vyombo vya habari. -Kupeleka slimpossible turkana. -Ujinga ni nurse kuamsha mgonjwa ameze dawa za kulala -Ujinga nikuenda Sunday school boarding. -ujinga...

Ken on 19th Mar

A Student campaigns in a stretch limo at kenyatta university. Kenyatta university is holding their students elections this week. This years Kenyatta University Students Association, (KUSA) elections are no different from the previous years in terms of number of aspirants, but they are strikingly different when it comes to amount of campaign...

Ken on 19th Mar

Gospel artist Jimmy Gait, has denied rumours that he is gay. Many people have been speculating that the furi furi singer was not straight owing to his preferred mode of dressing, which mostly consists of skinny jeans. Just recently, one of his followers on Twitter, going by the screen name Michael Maina, claimed to have had an affair with him.  “I...

Ken on 18th Mar

When / If a campaign runs out of ideas, new stuff must emerge. When you are the front runner in an election campaign, you are definitely going to receive all attacks possible, true or false. One issue that is coming up in the US Republican nominations is the story that Mitt Romney once maltreated his family pet dog, (30 years ago).  In 1983, during...

Ken on 18th Mar

Directed by Clarence Peters and shot on location in Kenya, is the just released MTV Shuga theme song music video. The song is the work of 4 musicians namely, Banky W featuring WizKid, Bon’eye and L Tido. Here is the song. © nairobiwire.com ...