Ken on 02nd Jul

[Photo||Nation] Yesterday, deputy president William Ruto spoke for the first time behind his new podium. This was during a press conference on the teachers strike. The podium is imposing but there was one incredibly foolish mistake – a spelling mistake.The words DEPUTY PRESIDENT are replaced by DEPUTY PPESIDENT. It has still not hit...

Ken on 02nd Jul

Tanzania was really out to impress visiting US president Barack Obama. On his exit from Air Force One, Obama received a reception similar to red carpet music/movies awards.Impressive metal stands lined the carpet, and this was not only at the airport.More excesses can be seen at Dar-es-salaam’s state house. Below are some pictures. No...

Ken on 02nd Jul

A catholic priest from Meru has criticized Obama for not visiting the country, calling him racist.Fr. Ashford Ngaku was speaking during Sunday service at Runogone Catholic Church, where he said that last year, Obama went to Italy, when Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi was facing worse crimes than President Uhuru and his deputy William Ruto.“He...

Ken on 02nd Jul

On his way to a possible vote of no confidence is Nakuru county Governor Kinuthia Mbugua, just months after a landslide victory in the March 4 general elections. The proposed motion has the support of 46 out of 55 members of the Nakuru County Assembly. The former administration police boss fueled the political crisis by swearing in nine nominees disregarding...

Ken on 01st Jul

This was during the launch of Nairobi County monthly clean up campaign. The president and his wife came out in their ‘weekend clothes’, and the first lady’s boots were particularly impressive. © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 01st Jul

On Sunday, Citizen TV aired a shocking news feature of some Dandora kids who took up armed robbery, rape and other crimes, at a tender age of 14.  One woman recounted how she was raped on her way from raving.  The 17 year old leader of the gang called ‘Amsterdam’, was interviewed on TV, and he sounded very unapologetic, trying to justify...

Ken on 01st Jul

Reports from City Hall indicate that there is a new force in town; an Anti-Urinating force. County authorities have warned people notorious for urinating in public that they risk arrest. This is following numerous complaints.According to the head of the city Inspectorate Department, Hilary Wambugu, more than 100 offenders have been arrested in the...

Ken on 28th Jun

On Monday, Deputy president William Ruto and his wife Rachael Ruto hosted first lady Margaret Kenyatta at their magnificent residence in Karen. Ruto would later leave his wife to show Margaret around, and these are some pictures of how it went. © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 28th Jun

Gem MP and deputy Minority Leader Jakoyo Midiwo was on Wednesday involved in a minor accident at the Westlands Roundabout. The MP was driving himself in his sleek Mercedes, when a matatu rammed into his car from behind. Though unhurt, an angry Midiwo alighted and upon inspecting the damage, the two parties agreed they drive to Pangani Police Station...

Ken on 28th Jun

Every 6 month, Webometrics, regarded as the largest academic ranking of Higher Education Institutions, releases a new university ranking. Various methodologies are used, but more emphasis is put on academics. For instance, the number and quality of publications by the university plays a key role. In the latest ranking, University of Nairobi is once...