Ken on 01st Jul

Sauti Sol’s Chimano has come out to clear the air over an incident that happened at Mount Kenya University this past weekend. Chimano together with the other band members were beaten up by bouncers at the University’s Freshers bash on Friday.  Read: Drama at Mount Kenya University: Sauti Sol Beaten Up By Bouncers Speaking to Vibe Weekly,...

Ken on 01st Jul

Mount Kenya University was having a Freshers bash this past Friday, and among the performing artists were Sauti Sol.Everything was going as planned until some time in the night, when Chimano, a member of Sauti Sol band, arrived.Apparently, the other band members had arrived and were actually waiting for him. As reported by Nairobi Exposed, the bouncers,...

Ken on 01st Jul

Probably the only Kenyan this time; actor and radio presenter Nick Mutuma will be in the cast of the third season of Shuga which is set to be filmed in Nigeria sometime this year. Having been a part of the first two seasons of the series shot in Nairobi, Nick gets to keep his role as Leo.Though the complete cast will be revealed at a later date, Nigerian...

Ken on 28th Jun

Her love for showbiz has not started the other day. This photo courtesy of Insyder Magazine was taken during one of those Insyder funkies. Even then, she still looked fab.  And this is Shish now.  © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 28th Jun

Popular MTV mini series Shuga is set for its third season. It has been dubbed #ShugaNaija, clearly informing you of the shift from Kenya to Nigeria.MTV Staying Alive Foundation has shot and produced the previous two seasons in Kenya, with majority Kenyan actors. Now, not only has the production shifted to Lagos, but also our actors have lost out....

Ken on 28th Jun

Ever wondered which is the most watched YouTube video in Kenya? Here’s your answer.We Found Love by Alisha Popat and American violinist Lindsey Stirling. You may remember Alisha as the sexiest woman in Kenya. View That Ranking.The video is fast approaching 14 million views, despite it being online for one year.It is a ‘localized’...

Ken on 27th Jun

Comedian Eric Omondi has revealed that he is not responsible for all his hilarious jokes. Speaking to Citizen TV’s Kanze Dena and Lulu Hassan last weekend, Eric said that it is in fact his brother Fred who comes up with most of them, “My brother is funnier than me, in fact he writes 60% of the jokes, all i do is execute them”....

Ken on 27th Jun

First it was businessman Chris Kirubi, Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore then followed, now another Kenyan has refused to meet Obama… it seems this is the in-thing. Last night, Tusker Project Fame no nonsense judge Ian Mbugua updated this on his Facebook page. Due to a rather heavy work I, too, will not be meeting with president Obama in Dar Some...

Ken on 27th Jun

This was during the launch of Niko na Safaricom Live on Tuesday night. New artists were unveiled and most of last year’s acts have been replaced. Eric Omondi will take Jalang’o’s place.Camp Mulla are also out, and understandably so and so is Size 8. Some new entrants include P Unit, Octopizzo and DJ Kaytrixx.   Last year’s...

Ken on 27th Jun

Two of East Africa’s biggest artists, Diamond of Tanzania and Chameleone of Uganda, will perform on the same stage this August, during Florida 2000’s 30th anniversary gala, scheduled for August 24th.Badder Dan Most singer, Redsan, will also be among a host of other Kenyan artistes lined up for the celebrations in Nairobi.  “We are...