Ken on 29th Aug

This morning, an observant Kenyan has exposed a scam exploiting human sympathy to milk money from Kenyans.A newspaper advert on page 30 of today’s Daily Nation (29th August 2013), titled ‘NOTICE FOR MEDICAL APPEAL’, seeks financial help from Kenyans of goodwill. Apparently, Master Calvin Wanzila is suffering from a liver disease,...

Ken on 29th Aug

As the region was celebrating the commissioning of a new berth at the port of Mombasa that will increase efficiency and capacity, a crane operator at the port was celebrating for a very different reason.Apparently, the man had broken a record by offloading 300 containers in a single day, and somehow word reached the president.“Na ata yule operator...

Ken on 29th Aug

[Photo||Nation] Yesterday, The Star newspaper carried a half page newspaper advert accusing JSC commissioner Ahmednasir Abdullahi of lying. This was after the city lawyer appeared on K24 last week and alleged that the Managing Director of Star Publication, William Pike, is a British MI6 asset.The paper is demanding an apology and compensation...

Ken on 29th Aug

This morning, the nation has lost 41 innocent people to a tragic road accident. The bus they were travelling in rolled at Ntulele near Narok, killing 35 of them on the spot. This accident happened at 1am.A lot of questions will have to be asked, and it would be anyone’s hope that a lasting solution will be found.Here are some photos from this...

Ken on 29th Aug

[Photo||Standard] 41 people died this morning after the bus they were travelling in rolled at Ntulele, a few kilometres from Narok town. 33 others sustained injuries.The bus was reportedly travelling to Homa Bay from Nairobi when the accident happened at around 1am. According to the police, the ‘City to City’ bus veered off the...

Ken on 29th Aug

Three East Africa presidents, Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and Paul Kagame of Rwanda yesterday commissioned K.P.A Berth No 19.The new berth will increase the port’s capacity by 200,000 from the current 250,000 20-foot containers a year to 450,000 a year. The new berth cost Sh6 billion.Here are some photos from yesterday. ©...

Ken on 28th Aug

On Thursday last week, K24 hosted JSC commissioner Ahmednasir Abdullahi, to respond to allegations that he was behind Gladys BOSS Shollei’s misfortunes.The Star newspaper had written several stories about the lawyer that week, and when confronted with the same, Ahmednasir rubbished the paper calling it a cheap and ghetto newspaper.He said that...

Ken on 26th Aug

17 year old first son, Muhoho Kenyatta, on Saturday showcased his designs at the inaugural Kenya Fashion Week.Mo, as he’s referred to by friends, is the head of production at Nomadic Kenya, a fashion line he formed together with friends from Peponi School. The other co-founders are: Wasim Manji, 16 – head of accounts, Rudra Khanna, 17 –...

Ken on 23rd Aug

Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko is part of the delegation that accompanied President Uhuru to China. Most of his time there has been joining the president in high level meetings and dinners. That does not mean he’s not having some fun of his own.. Below are some photos he’s been posting on Facebook. On a train ©...

Ken on 23rd Aug

On Thursday night, NTV aired a story on petty thieves at the Kariokor roundabout, who snatch phones and other valuables from matatu passengers. This has been the norm around this area and others, most notably Githurai.A gang waits on one of the public seats provided, until some traffic jam develops. One of them then scouts for potential victims,...