Ken on 15th Jan

She’s the new name you need to know, and she’s making waves all over Hollywood: Lupita Nyong’o will be honored at Essence magazine’s seventh annual Black Women in Hollywood luncheon on Feb. 27 at the Beverly Hills Hotel. Nyong’o will be honored for best breakthrough performance for her role in 12 Years a Slave. The...

Githae Mwangi on 15th Jan

Ugandan singer Juliana Kanyomozi is quite a familiar figure in East Africa. This is mostly so because of her job at Tusker Project Fame. She shot into the limelight years ago after she collaborated with  mellow voiced singer Bushoke in the song ‘usiende mbali’ which was a massive hit not just in Uganda but also in East Africa. As with every...

Githae Mwangi on 14th Jan

Monday night was a rather sad if not frightening night for kiss 100 presenter Caroline Mutoko who was robbed at  gun point by 7 robbers. This took place  at her house in Roselyn  Heights, Nyari estate. According to Nation, the gunmen were armed with Ak 47 rifles and a pistol. Area OCPD Benson Kibue said that  the  gunmen managed to get past the...

Ken on 14th Jan

Lupita Nyong’o is flying high in Hollywood. From magazine covers to TV interviews, they can’t have enough of her. On Sunday, the 12 Years a Slave supporting actress was voted the best dressed during Golden Globe red carpet event. She did not win in her category, but she is being viewed as probably the biggest winner in Hollywood these past...

Ken on 14th Jan

Fast rising Hollywood star Lupita Nyong’o was yesterday all over the news after her appearance on the Golden Globe Awards red carpet. Though she did not win in her category, Lupita was voted by more than half a dozen news networks as the best dressed lady of the night. She appeared in a stunning red cape dress that caught everyone’s imagination...

Ken on 14th Jan

Today we’ll continue with Lupita Nyong’o. Since Barack Obama, she’s probably the first Kenyan to get so much international publicity. Her performance in the movie 12 years a slave was outstanding and the praise has not stopped coming. She has appeared in numerous magazine covers and provided countless TV interviews. That does not seem...

Ken on 14th Jan

Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o became the new Hollywood “It Girl” after she played the object of cruel affection in the movie, “12 Years a Slave.” Since her role as Patsey in the movie released last year, she’s made rounds in fashion magazines, hobnobbed with celebrities and is considered a breakout star. As the awards...

Ken on 14th Jan

On Sunday, Lupita Nyong’o was among Hollywood celebrities attending the Golden Globe Awards. She had been nominated for the best supporting actress following her performance in the movie 12 years a slave. The young Kenyan however won what she had probably not planned for… the best dressed. More than half a dozen major entertainment outlets...

Githae Mwangi on 14th Jan

Tusker Project Fame 1 winner Valerie Kimani is set to co-write a song with famous South African act Mafikizolo, known for the song ‘khona’ who were recently in Kenya for blankets and wines. Theo Kgosinkwe, the leading man in Mafikizolo in an interview said the two met in South Africa at Gallo records studio, where Valerie was signed after...

Ken on 13th Jan

Lupita Nyong’o  yesterday wore a stunning red dress at the 2014 Golden Globe Awards. The Kenyan actress was easily the best dressed at the event held at Beverly Hilton Hotel. E! actually named her the best dressed. Lupita was nominated for Best Supporting Actress for her turn as Patsey, the object of cruel affection in the critically acclaimed...