Ken on 28th Oct

Safari Park hotel was burning on Saturday. Dense smoke was seen rising from the landmark hotel along Thika Road. The fire was believed to have started in one of the kitchens, and was contained after some minutes. The hotel staff are alleged to have chased away journalists, and the story was somehow given a media black out.  Safari Park has played...

Ken on 25th Oct

Majority of Kenyans increase their activities in social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter when under the influence of alcohol, a new survey shows. The survey by mobile advertising network, InMobi Africa, reveals that majority of Kenyans consumers turn to their mobile phones to post updates on the social media. According to the study, 78...

Ken on 23rd Oct

More Fanta… Less Serious  The chairperson of the National Cohesion and Integration Commission Mzalendo Kibunjia is threatening to sue the Coca Cola company after finding impurities in his soda on two different occasions. He said that he had just requested a fanta and took a sip immediately, only to notice a straw curved inside. He was at the...

Ken on 21st Oct

Shebesh Joins Uhuru’s Inner Circle For the few weeks nominated mp Rachel Shebesh has been in TNA, she has won the trust of Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta, to the extent of joining his inner circle. Just a few months ago, Shebesh had been a staunch supporter and defender of Raila and a loyal member of ODM, and frankly, no one foresaw her...

Ken on 21st Oct

Sergeant-at-arms Reportedly Asked For A Bribe Harun Omon Okal, the Sergeant-at-arms allegedly assaulted by Mike Sonko has been suspended for two weeks. It had been claimed by the Star newspaper that Sonko had slapped attorney general Githu Muigai, but it was later revealed that it was Okal not Muigai, who was assaulted.  Reportedly, the senior official...

Ken on 21st Oct

A church run by a controversial multi-millionaire African preacher has been accused of ‘cynical exploitation’ after its British branch received £16.7 million in donations from followers who were told that God would give them riches in return.Followers are ferried in double-decker shuttle buses to the church, handed slips inviting them...

Ken on 18th Oct

Baraza’s Sh 200 Million ‘Send Off ‘ Package Yesterday, suspended Deputy Chief Justice Nancy Baraza resigned as the Deputy Chief Justice and the Vice President of the Supreme Court. In her resignation letter to president Kibaki, she wrote,  “I have this 18th day of October 2012 tendered my resignation as the deputy Chief...

Ken on 18th Oct

The woman whose wedding took place in a ward at Kenyatta National Hospital in Nairobi this week, has died. Mrs Agnes Wathanu Muchoki, 54, died on Tuesday night, the day when the Nation published her story after her wedding to her husband, Mr Peter Muchoki, two days earlier. During the interview, a tired Mrs Muchoki, who had cancer, had recalled...

Ken on 17th Oct

Mrs Azeb Offered A Choice of 3 Villas, But She Loves The National Palace More. The widow of the late Ethiopia Prime Minister, Meles Zenawi, has refused to vacate Ethiopia’s State House, otherwise known as the National Palace. Mrs Azeb Mesfin, has ignored several government letters asking her to leave the palace, despite being given an option...

Ken on 16th Oct

“I have decided that I want to be the first Inspector General of police. I am offering my candidature..” Alai Yesterday, controversial blogger Robert Alai surprised friends and foes when he announced his intention to offer his candidature for the post of Police Inspector General; the first in Kenya. This was his tweet. I have decided that...