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 06th Dec

Morocco recently opened the largest shopping mall in Africa and top five largest in the world. The shopping mall has been under construction since 2007 and has taken over 255 million US dollars, about 20 billion Kenya shillings. All this money has been spread over an area of a few hectares. It will contain over 300 big shops including some of the...

Ken on 06th Dec

Morocco recently opened the largest shopping mall in Africa and top five largest in the world. The shopping mall has been under construction since 2007 and has taken over 255 million US dollars, about 20 billion Kenya shillings. All this money has been spread over an area of a few hectares. It will contain over 300 big shops including some of the...

Ken on 06th Dec

Inter CEO has acknowledged that the hardest part for any coach is to join a club right after Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho. Ever since the Portuguese departed for Real madrid, Inter Milan has never been the same again. In a period of two years, four coaches have gone to nerazzuri and none has come close to matching Mourinho’s accomplishment....

Ken on 03rd Dec

Samuel Eto’o believes that Anzhi Makhachkala could launch a sensational bid to sign Lionel Messi from Barcelona. “Why not Leo?” Eto’o. “Here, nothing is impossible. The 30-year-old striker made waves in the summer when he decided to leave Serie A giants Inter in order to join the big-spending side and the former Barca...

Ken on 21st Jul

EABL has apologised for claming that musicians Usher and Keri Hilson were scheduled for the Tusker All Stars mega concert in a months time. Prior to the premiere of the show, Tusker had said that the winner of tusker All Stars was scheduled to perform alongside Usher and Keri during a mega concert.Just a few days after word started spreading, Keri...

Ken on 08th Jul

Britain’s best selling tabloid, News of The World is been shut down. This follows a scandal involving phone hacking. The tabloid well loved in Britain is known to go that extra mile to find stories that will astonish and keep everyone talking. Chief executive of the paper was widely expected to tender her resignation in front of the paper’s...

Ken on 04th Jul

The second edition of Tusker All Stars was definitely an improvement from the premiere. It looks like the producers listened to some of the issues highlighted by the fans.The two super fans, who were widely criticized, were not excluded from the show but were instead flanked by the famous judge Ian. As always, Ian gave his honest opinion and  Alpha...

Ken on 30th Jun

The first question that Churchill threw at the Vice President during the season 2 finale of the popular show Churchill Live was whether he had paid his tax dues. That must not have been a surprise to Kalonzo who was armed with a letter showing his tax calculations. He noted that he would pay the dues the soonest possible. This may have been not to...

Ken on 30th Jun

Churchill Live season two is over. The season finale will air on Thursday 30th June. The final show’s guests include vice president Kalonzo Musyoka, Kenya’s big brother evictee Nic Wang’ondu, Manchester united legend Andy Cole and Singer Nonini. The season has been very lively by all measures especially coming to its final days where...

Ken on 28th Jun

After hundreds of negative comments on the premiere of Tusker All Stars, Tusker may have finally decided to act. They have made a promise to turn things round coming Sunday.The issue of contention revolved around the presence of super fans and maybe Tusker has decided to do away with them. On a wall post on the official Tusker All Stars page, Tusker...