Ken on 16th Jul

The marriage bill is back and this time with a bang. It is expected to be tabled in Parliament this week, and hopefully it will become law. Should it become law, we will see some drastic changes in the way things are done. For instance, if you promise your boyfriend/girlfriend marriage, you’ll have to deliver or else you’ll pay a fine. Should...

Ken on 16th Jul

So we happened to bump into this interesting project by Ark Africa, a branding and advertising agency based in Nairobi.  As Kenya turns celebrates 50 years of independence, the minds at ARK believe we should do something different, like get a new symbol for our Kenya Shilling.Currently, we use KSh and KES.Though the proposal is brilliant, there are...

Ken on 16th Jul

Celebrities have a new church in town. The All-Star Church, Nairobi opened its doors one week ago and as the name suggests, it will be a church for stars.The church will use a hall at the Laico Regency hotel in the CBD. It is targeting musicians, actors, sports stars, top politicians and corporate chiefs.Speaking to the Nairobian newspaper, Cathrine...

Ken on 16th Jul

President Uhuru Kenyatta is in Nigeria, where he held talks with President Goodluck Jonathan. He also met Kenyans living in Nigeria, where he wore one of those Nigerian men clothing, we understand are called boubou among other names. This is how he looked…  © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 16th Jul

If you’ve happened to visit Statehouse Kenya’s website, then you’ll attest it’s one of the ugliest. This was even brought to the President’s attention during last week’s media breakfast.Though the site is now regularly updated, the design is still the same ugly one.Now, the Presidential Strategic Communication Unit...

Ken on 15th Jul

Last night, Julie Gichuru made her return to Sunday Live. On her ‘debut’ she had the honour of interviewing Deputy President William Ruto.. but as it turned out, Ruto interviewed her.  As is the norm with Julie, she failed to ask the hard questions, leaving the deputy president to promote their manifesto. Though she touched a little...

Ken on 15th Jul

Oprah Winfrey is reported to have cancelled a planned trip to Kenya this week. Apparently, the talk show queen was to tour several charity projects in the country at end of the week.It is not clear why she cancelled the visit, though all travel arrangements had been made.Meanwhile, Oprah heads to Tanzania, on a private trip to the Serengeti. At the...

Ken on 15th Jul

[Photo||Nation] In probably his most candid interview ever, veteran politician William ole Ntimama opened up to Nation’s Mayaka Gekara and Julius Sigei.He admits that his active political life is now behind him, and he actually made a mistake contesting in the last elections. He revealed that consensus in his family was that he should...

Ken on 15th Jul

On Saturday, KTN’s Stra8up show was set to be a live affair. On location from the University of Nairobi. There have been conflicting reports but apparently, at around 9:30 in the morning, as the TV crew was getting ready, some goons stormed into the area allegedly in the company of a few student leaders. They halted all proceedings, demanding...

Ken on 12th Jul

In an interview with Citizen TV’s Hussein Mohammed this morning, President Uhuru Kenyatta has revealed that he has not moved into State House yet.  When asked whether he walks home or lives in State House, Uhuru said that he uses State House mainly for official and state functions.  His family home is just a few blocks from State House, and...