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 23rd Feb

Porto says it will file an official complain against Manchester City for the chants, “You are not incredible” against their star player Hulk. Porto communications director Rui Cerqueira said the club would take action about the “improper behaviour”. “We will take this to UEFA. It is improper behaviour. This behaviour...

Ken on 23rd Feb

A Producer with TV show Amazing Race was found dead in a hotel room in Uganda. Jeff  Rice dealt with creation of challenges for the contestants in Africa. Rice’ body was found in Kampala Serena hotel with poisoning the first suspected cause of death. His assistant, who was with him, is said to be in a coma at a Kampala hospital. The story has...

Ken on 23rd Feb

While William Ruto’s United Republican Party was launching its website, someone was bringing it down. The site that was launched today was hacked and message dissing its security posted. The website is quite ugly to say the least and as of this writing, almost all the links are not working right, despite the site having been restored. Perhaps...

Ken on 23rd Feb

This is a National Enquirer exclusive photo of Whitney Houston lying dead in her casket. As the headlines go, she was buried in her favourite dress and in jewellery worth $500,000. National Enquirer has been slammed for publishing the photo. ...

Ken on 22nd Feb

Chris Brown and WWE superstar CM Punk have gone bare everything in the newest celebrity beef. CM Punk pulled the first shot when he went tweeted his dissatisfaction over the way Chris Brown assaulted Rihanna. He tweeted, “I would like @chrisbrown [to] fight somebody that can defend themselves. Me curb stomping that turd would be a #wrestlemania...

Ken on 20th Feb

Image by Thikaroadblog.net Thika road is a about to be turned to an 8 lane highway, ( not sure its a superhighway), and one of the major sections whose end has been eagerly anticipated is the Muthaiga to Pangani stretch. This is the part that will revolutionize road transport in East Africa. With a series of underground tunnels and flyovers,...

Ken on 20th Feb

Makadara MP, Mike Sonko is making headlines again. Unconfirmed reports claim that the flamboyant mp has bought himself a Ferrari. The reports appearing on a blog, claim that the Ferarri is currently at a warehouse in Changamwe awaiting clearance. The make of the Ferarri is not known but whatever it is , they don’t come cheap. The report should...

Ken on 20th Feb

Man city’s Joe Hart. Manchester United manager, Alex Ferguson regrets not having bought Joe Hart earlier in his career. The England number one goalkeeper was available to Ferguson for only £100,000. Manchester City eventually snapped him from Shrewsbury and he has since become one of Premier League’s most feared keepers.  “I...

Ken on 18th Feb

This video show a policeman been torn into pieces as he tries to disarm a bomb. The officer is seen walking to a polythene bag left by the road side, holding a metal detector and when the alarm sounds, he embarks on finding out what’s inside the bag. Watch it before it’s flagged on Youtube. ...

Ken on 17th Feb

It has been reported that Chris Brown and Rihanna are officially back together and have recorded a song called ‘birthday cake’. The song which was heard by MTO, has Chrish Brown apologizing for beating Rihanna, and confessing his love for her. There is a twist in the story though. Apparently, Jay Z and Rihanna’s RocNation management...