Ken on 03rd May

A recent ranking by Global Firepower (GFP), has placed Kenya’s military at number 6 most powerful in Africa.Over 40 factors have been considered to determine each nation’s military power index. Some of these are the budget allocated to defence, human resource, and the firepower owned by the country. GFP categorically states that nuclear...

Ken on 03rd May

Former prime minister Raila Odinga jet back from the UK this morning, where he among other things said that all options are open, including a return to parliament.Raila had been in London for the Times CEO Summit, where he delivered a keynote speech on Monday. On Wednesday, he met Kenyans in the UK at Hotel Russell in London.Yesterday, the former...

Ken on 02nd May

Bishop Mark Kariuki and his wife to be Nakuru bishop, Mark Kariuki, of Life Celebration Centre, is set to tie the knot this Friday (3rd May). The ceremony will take place at Kasarani Gymnasium from 10:30 am, and all are welcome. On his Facebook page, Bishop Mark wrote, It is with great joy that I announce to you that I am getting married....

Ken on 02nd May

By AFP AMSTERDAM, Tuesday Netherlands’ Willem-Alexander became Europe’s youngest monarch at 46 after his mother, Queen Beatrix, 75, abdicated. The country welcomed the avowedly 21st-century king with a massive, orange-hued party. The abdication and investiture was also honoured and celebrated by the Dutch worldwide, including in Nairobi.   Willem-Alexander...

Ken on 02nd May

There have been unconfirmed reports that a student at the University of Nairobi has been suspended from school for 1000 days, for apparently swearing at the dean of students, Fr. Wamugunda.  The university is just out of a students election, and the swearing in of the new officials was taking place on Sunday. Conducting the ceremony was Fr. Wamugunda....

Ken on 02nd May

TNA national chairman and nominated MP Johnson Sakaja is demanding an apology from the Standard newspaper, after journalist Geoffrey Mosoku wrongly quoted him in a story about the Mps demand for Sh 7 million as car money.Sakaja was reported to have said, ” If you think Sh7 million is too much, the alternative is to give us GK vehicles, drivers...

Ken on 02nd May

There was drama in Mombasa’s Kiembeni area yesterday, after locals gathered to stare at a cat whose head had been trapped in a jerrycan for 4 days.Residents have refused to save it, attributing the phenomenon to witchcraft or demons. Some say that the cat is actually a human who was unable to change back during a ritual. Of the hundreds who...

Ken on 01st May

Highway Secondary School student Daniel Owira, famous for his Otonglo Time narration at State House Mombasa, just got full sponsorship up to and including university, from none other than the president.  President Uhuru hosted Owira and his family at State House Nairobi yesterday, where he made the announcement. He added that he will be following...

Ken on 30th Apr

THE case of a woman who accused police of not arresting Igembe South MP Mithika Linturi for failing to pay monthly maintenance of Sh50,000 will be heard today. She claims she has made many trips to Kileleshwa police station to ask that a warrant of arrest issued two months ago by a Nairobi court be effected. The woman, a dentist, went...

Ken on 29th Apr

Iraq has suspended the licences of 10 satellite television channels, including Al Jazeera, for promoting violence and sectarianism, according to a senior official at the country’s media watchdog.Sunday’s announcement came as the country held funerals for five soldiers killed by armed men during anti-government protests in the mainly...