Ken on 24th Jul

Kakamega Senator Bonny Khalwale was robbed off his phone and wallet during an AFC Leopard match at Mumias Sports Complex. Ingwe was playing against Mathare United.Upon his arrival, fans started singing his praises and making reference to his bullfighting hobby, and even went to the extent of carrying him on their shoulders. It was in the process...

Ken on 24th Jul

This is Malawi president Joyce Banda kneeling before President Jakaya Kikwete of Tanzania. Apparently, her culture dictates so, but the most interesting part is that she follows it. Isn’t it just humble?It turns out this is not the first time she’s getting down to earth, literally.  © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 24th Jul

Kisumu Governor, Jack Ranguma, is said to have ordered the renaming of Jomo Kenyatta Sports Ground to Raila Amollo Recreation Centre. This is the same man who has set aside Sh72 million to buy himself and his cabinet Prados. What’s happening in the lake side city? We’re not sure whether his latest move is an order or a proposal, but I...

Ken on 24th Jul

This video shows students at Indiana University (Bloomington campus), holding a mock presidential debate in Swahili.You just have to listen to the American accent in their statements. © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 23rd Jul

Journalist and political analyst David Makali yesterday survived a horrifying road accident around Sachang’wan area. According to Peter Opondo, Makali was hit from behind by a speeding truck, forcing him to hit another vehicle. The analyst who was key figure on Citizen TV’s Kibaki Succession series, came out with only some minor injuries,...

Ken on 23rd Jul

Yesterday, Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho unveiled Kenya’s first county police vehicles. The first batch comprised of five customized Toyota’s, worth Sh2.5 million each.Each of them further comes fitted with equipment worth Sh0.5 million, including CCTVs that can zoom upto half a kilometre. Governor Joho announced that the cars were a...

Ken on 22nd Jul

Mombasa County is going the Dubai way, by acquiring 6 state of the art police rapid response cars. This number is set to rise to 30 soon.The cars are equipped with the modern communication equipment, with real time access to online camera feeds. Each car is fitted with 360 degree cameras, able to zoom on targets up to half a kilometre away.  The first...

Ken on 22nd Jul

Mombasa County is going the Dubai way, by acquiring 6 state of the art police rapid response cars. This number is set to rise to 30 soon.The cars are equipped with the modern communication equipment, with real time access to online camera feeds. Each car is fitted with 360 degree cameras, able to zoom on targets up to half a kilometre away.  The first...

Ken on 22nd Jul

In this leaked video, acting KNUT Secretary General Mudzo Nzili, is seen negotiating with Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko.The video is clearly shot from a hidden camera, most probably a phone camera. This is supported by Mudzo’s concern that the media may get information on the meeting, to which Sonko promised to release no press statement. Sonko...

Ken on 19th Jul

This audio is the actual voice recording announcing that the Kenyan government had been taken by the army, on August 1st 1982.Am sure a good number of those reading this are hearing it for the first time. UPDATE: In an earlier version, we indicate 1892 as the year, when we actually meant 1982. Apologies to those who may have been left confused. ©...