Ken on 29th Nov

Retired president Mwai Kibaki is set to give a public lecture at the University of Nairobi’s Taifa hall on Monday December 2nd.The lecture by the former head of state is titled Kenya@50: Of Hindsight, Insight and Foresight and is part of the Kenya at 50 celebrations.If you thought Kibaki would retire silently and never be heard of again, then...

Ken on 29th Nov

Formula one also known as Formula One World Championship is the highest class of single-seater auto racing. It is a sport of the elites, but its fan base knows no boundaries.G.H.MUMM has been the official Formula one champagne for many years. It has been at the centre of many celebrations by the winners, with it’s iconic images splashed all...

Ken on 28th Nov

Yesterday, Kenya’s largest newspaper, Daily Nation was getting roasted on Twitter after word went round that they had made an epic blunder.In a story about Raila despising Amani coalition, the paper pointed out to readers that first lady ‘Margaret Kibaki’ was in Siaya over the weekend.I don’t know what first lady Margaret Kenyatta...

Ken on 28th Nov

We always feel good reporting about new infrastructure projects in our country. Over the last several years, we’ve seen a good number of these. From hospitals, to shopping malls, roads etc.On December 9th President Kenyatta is expected to officially open the new Makadara Railway Station. It has cost Sh 455 million to build.Located along Jogoo...

Ken on 28th Nov

Deputy President William Ruto yesterday opened an ultra modern market in Gatundu Town, built at a cost of Sh 312 million.The market will shelter more than 500 traders in the stalls, and an additional 100 in the open air space. On the ground to receive Ruto was Kiambu Governor William Kabogo.Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua has dominated the news for all...

Ken on 28th Nov

Yesterday, President Uhuru Kenyatta was hosted by Coca Cola at their regional headquarters in Upper Hill. He became the only Kenyan to lift the coveted FIFA World Cup trophy this year. It’s on a global tour of 88 countries courtesy of the soft drink company.Today, there will be a public viewing of the trophy today at the KICC. However, unlike...

Ken on 27th Nov

We’re just about to celebrate 50 years of independence, and a lot of activities have been planned despite the government refusal to give us a 3-day holiday.We’ll be on the look out for pictures that remind us where we’re coming from, and to start us off, this is a 1963 advert by Coca Cola congratulating Kenyans on the achievement of...

Ken on 27th Nov

Photo by @Thecountyvoice Yesterday, it was revealed that Samsung has struck an out of court deal with KICC management to have its billboard returned on the iconic building.The electronic display had been pulled down following complaints by Kenyans. Many felt it was wrong to commercialize the building, recognized as a major symbol of our...

Ken on 27th Nov

Brazil 2014 FIFA World Cup is one of the most awaited events in our calendars and with it comes the catchy anthems we all find ourselves singing.The man behind this year’s Coca Cola anthem is former X-Factor finalist David Correy. He was scheduled to jet in the country last night, a few hours before the trophy arrives in the country.The Brazilian...

Ken on 27th Nov

A pride of lions at the Maasai Mara made their way into a homestead, causing terror to a family of seven. For more than four hours, the family was held ‘hostage’ inside their own home.Apparently, the lions and their cubs ate the family bull after accessing the fortified cattle pen.“When I opened the door at daybreak, I saw six lions...