Ken on 29th May

About two weeks ago, tens of thousands of Startimes subscribers were shocked to find none of the major local TV stations was available on whatever package they had paid for.  What seemed like a one night technical hitch has now dragged for two weeks. Calls to customer care are only answered with the usual ‘we’re working on it’ phrase.The...

Ken on 29th May

Even before the Mombasa #PornDeDog case is forgotten, a man in Limuru is finding himself in a similar predicament after he was arrested on Tuesday for having Sex with a dog.The man was arrested after villagers who witnessed reported him at Tigoni Police Station.  He is currently being held at the police station, as the police continue searching...

Ken on 29th May

Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko has pledged to pay stadium tickets for 1490 Kenyans, to go watch the Harambee Stars vs Super Eagles match on 5th June at the Moi International Sports Centre Kasarani.For this he will spend almost half a million shillings.The flamboyant politician has also pledged to give Harambee Stars Sh 1 million if they win, and Sh 200,000...

Ken on 29th May

[Photo||Nation] Audrey Mbugua, born Andrew Mbugua has sued the Attorney General and the Kenya National Examinations Council, in what may go down as a landmark case.Mbugua seeks to change his name, re-issuance of certificates and identity documents reflective of the new gender. He accuses KNEC of discrimination, by refusing to oblige to the...

Ken on 29th May

Eunice Muthoni, a sister to Runyenjes MP Cecily Mbarire was on Monday night shot dead and her son wounded at their home in Kahawa Sukari estate Nairobi. The victim had just arrived and was awaiting her gate to be opened, when a waiting gang struck. She was shot in the neck and killed on the spot. Her son Kevin Muchangi is admitted to hospital with...

Ken on 28th May

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta yesterday delivered her maiden speech, unfortunately outside Kenya. She spoke at the 12th meeting of Organisation of First Ladies Against HIV/AIDS (OAFLA) in Addis Ababa, where she expressed her desire to use her position and influence in society to champion the rights of people living with HIV/AIDS. The first lady is...

Ken on 28th May

A MUM of two told last night how her quest for a bigger bottom left her a quadruple amputee – and 24 hours from death. Apryl Michelle Brown had black-market silicone injections which turned out to be BATHROOM SEALANT. It left her in agony and led to her losing her hands and feet, as well as her buttocks. Bubbly … before backstreet...

Ken on 27th May

President Uhuru recently addressed Kenyans living in the UK at the London Intercontinental hotel. This was during the London conference on Somalia.Here, Uhuru opened up about his life as president, and all the privileges it had taken away from him. He described how anti-social a job, the presidency is. His private life is over, and he cannot do as...

Ken on 24th May

Last Tuesday, Nairobi’s governor Evans Kidero celebrated his 56th birthday. The ceremony was held at the Evans Kidero Centre in Kileleshwa, Nairobi. Guests were treated to lots of Moet Champagne and of course the cake. Kidero is Nairobi’s first governor in the new devolved government, and has already gotten himself a reputation of strictness...

Ken on 24th May

By Daniel Nzia Machakos, Kenya: Machakos County will take a big leap in the fight against crime by establishing a modern forensic laboratory. Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua said his government has set aside Sh100 million to fund the project, the first of its kind in Kenya. “We have decided to come up with this ambitious project to ensure speedy...