Ken on 10th Feb

Martha Karua has opened up to matter believed to be too taboo; her marriage life. The immediate former Gichugu legislator and now a presidential candidate has finally answered a question many have not had the guts to ask, Is she married? and if not, How comes?. Speaking on Citizen TV’s gospel show Kubamba, Karua said that she is not married,...

Ken on 07th Feb

Sometime in June last year, Michael Muthiga met the chief executive of Jamii Telecommunications who dared him to prepare an animated commercial for his company. Mr Muthiga took up the challenge and, a month later, he had come up with the first episode of the 3D television animation ads, popularly known as ‘faiba’. ...

Ken on 06th Feb

In an interview with KTN’s Joe Ageyo, former Electoral Commission of Kenya Chairman Samuel Kivuitu, spoke about the coming elections, pointing to a logistical headache for IEBC as they administer what is probably Kenya’s most complicated election so far. He reiterated his belief that an election of such magnitude should not be held on...

Ken on 05th Feb

TNA’s Senator aspirant Mike Sonko has dropped his Hummer swag and decided to go to Germany for an automobile.. And no, he has not gotten himself another car of a similar size and build. In fact, he has acquired the exact opposite of that, a micro-car; 2 in this case. Their make is Smart, made by Daimler, the owners of Mercedes Benz, Nissan and...

Ken on 05th Feb

US president Barack Obama has sent a video message to Kenyans as they elect their next leaders in the next few days. Obama emphasized the need for a free and fair poll, and that the US will not support any candidate, but will instead work with whoever Kenyans vote for.In the video, Obama begins with a Swahili greeting, Habari Yako, and ends with Swahili...

Ken on 05th Feb

No BAND Job Title Sub grade Total Score ReMeasure Minimum pay Maximum pay Basic (70%) Allow(30%) Total Basic (70%) Allow(30%) Total 1 Super President of the Republic of Kenya G 316 310 – 319 918,750 393,750 1,312,500 1,225,000 525,000 1,750,000 2 BAND A Deputy President F5 297 290 –...

Ken on 04th Feb

The latest weekly presidential opinion polls commissioned by Citizen TV were released last night on the station’s Monday Special show. For the first time, 3 research companies were involved in the exercise with Strategic Research Africa joining Ipsos Synovate and Infotrak.All companies projected a Raila Odinga win, but not with the 50% required...

Ken on 04th Feb

On Monday next week, Kenya will hold its first presidential debate, after a move by KTN in 2007 to hold a similar one backfired. 8 candidates were cleared by IEBC to run for the presidency, namely: Uhuru Kenyatta, Raila Odinga, Musalia Mudavadi, Peter Kenneth, Martha Karua, James ole Kiyiapi, Paul Muite and Mohammed Abduba Diba. However, Paul Muite...

Ken on 30th Jan

It is stylish and gigantic, capable of covering an entire side of most living rooms in Kenyan homes. But with a price tag of Sh1.8 million, the newest television set in Kenya does not come cheap. Home appliances dealer LG touched off a heated online debate on Tuesday when it advertised what it billed as the world’s...

Ken on 30th Jan

Finance Minister Tendai Biti AFTER paying public workers’ salaries last week, the balance in cash-strapped Zimbabwe’s government public account stood at just $217, Finance Minister Tendai Biti said on Tuesday. “Last week, when we paid civil servants there was $217 (left) in government coffers,” Mr Biti told journalists...