Ken on 31st Oct

Nairobi senator Mike Sonko on Tuesday paid a visit to his favourite Kinyozi… Marvelous Kinyozi in Buruburu.As we can see, giving the controversial senator the perfect haircut is not a one man job. Three hair stylist are seen having a go, including one for his moustache.The lady does all the ‘paint work’. © nairobiwire.comFollow...

Ken on 31st Oct

These are some very old photos of Nairobi’s Biashara Street, then known as the Indian Bazaar. 114 years ago, in 1899, all houses on that street were made of canvas.. they were actually tents. About 8 years later, in 1906, they were wooden.Here’s a trip down history. In the 80s Photos courtesy of @KResearcher© nairobiwire.comFollow...

Ken on 31st Oct

Before it’s destruction by terrorists, Westgate was the place to be especially if you have some extra coin. The environment was always special.Whether you were shopping at nakumatt, checking latest devices at Samsung, having coffee at ArtCaffe, you always enjoyed the place.Here’s an old photo of Westgate’s entrance… We all hope...

Ken on 31st Oct

Former radio presenter, Joshua arap Sang has asked the International Criminal Court to allow him miss Friday’s session, so he can travel back home for his daughter’s kindergarten graduation.His lawyer Katwa Kigen told the court that Sang had promised his daughter he would attend, and it would cause psychological pain to the little girl...

Ken on 31st Oct

Rome — US secret services allegedly eavesdropped on cardinals before the conclave in March to elect a new pope, Italian weekly magazine Panorama claimed Wednesday. “The National Security Agency wiretapped the pope,” the magazine said, accusing the United States of listening in to telephone calls to and from the Vatican, including the...

Ken on 30th Oct

10 people have been killed in a train-bus crash this morning in Nairobi. The train hit the bus at a level crossing at the Mutindwa stage in Nairobi’s Buruburu area.21 critically injured were rushed to Mama Lucy Hospital.According to witnesses, the minibus was dragged for almost half a kilometre from the accident scene.Here are some photos from...

Ken on 30th Oct

Manchester City midfielder, Yaya Toure was yesterday appointed by a UN goodwill ambassador, at the UNEP headquarters in Gigiri, Nairobi.The Ivorian joins UNEP’s campaign that seeks to stop the poaching of elephants. “Poaching threatens the very existence of the African elephant and if we do not act now, we could be looking at a future in...

Ken on 30th Oct

Yesterday, a male Kisumu based pastor was arrested for sexual harassment, against another man. Eric Osewe, a pastor at Maranatha church located at Manyatta estate in Kisumu, had allegedly been sending romantic messages to a man by the name Walter.Having had enough, Walter filed a sexual harassment complaint with the police, and a trap was set for...

Ken on 30th Oct

ALL I WANT IS JUSTICE. My name is Elijah Okwena. I am a loving brother,uncle and husband. And also a father. A father of a dead child. I am happily married to my extremely adorable wife,Linda Moraa. A 22-Year old student at Chuka University. Linda and I were blessed with a bouncing baby boy in January,2013. And we named him Brayden Nyabuto. Brayden...

Ken on 30th Oct

The US Embassy in Nairobi has just announced the requirements for a Diversity Visa (Green Card). This is for the 2014 applicants. NOTE: THIS APPLIES ONLY TO DIVERSITY VISA 2014 LOTTERY WINNERS WHO WERE NOTIFIED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE (KCC PROCESSING CENTER) OF THEIR SELECTED STATUS IN MAY 2013. Please Read Carefully! To qualify for the 2014 Diversity...