Ken on 28th Feb

A few unlucky men suffer the ordeal of sleeping next to a woman wearing ‘Uhuru na Kazi’ tee, or one urging us to ‘vote banana’ every night. 10 years down the line, this T-shirts are still surviving and very wearable, albeit as night dresses. 10 years from now, one unlucky man or woman may find himself/herself sleeping on TNA...

Ken on 28th Feb

The opinion polls tell us he is a distant number 3, but that has not prevented him from coming up with decent campaign posters and billboards. Here’s one of them. © nairobiwire.com ...

Ken on 28th Feb

Evans Kidero is one of the leading contenders for the Nairobi Governor seat, the other being TNA’s Ferdinand Waititu. Opinion polls have however given Kidero a comfortable lead and in 3 days time, we’ll find out if they were right. The Nairobi contest attracts a lot of attention because the city is responsible for a big percentage of Kenya’s...

Ken on 28th Feb

Debra Sanaipei, the daughter of William ole Ntimama has endorsed Raila Odinga. Sanaipei who once hosted KBC talk show ‘Mambo Leo’ alongside Jimmy Gathu, says that Raila’s development record speaks for itself, and that Raila has promised to take Kenya from 3rd world to 1st world.Here’s the video.© nairobiwire.com ...

Ken on 28th Feb

Millionaire businessman and Sir Henry, who is also part owner of 1FM, has endorsed Raila in a recorded campaign message. Henry Otiende appears on the short clip together with his wife Aisha, and says that he is voting for Raila because he wants consistency. He adds that he does not want surprises like the fluctuation of the dollar. Sir Henry is...

Ken on 28th Feb

Jubilee coalition has released a TV commercial, where their emphasis this time is on you to get out and vote. The brilliantly done ad starts with the leading Jubilee figures namely: Uhuru Kenyatta, William Ruto, Charity Ngilu and Najib Balala walking in a room before the video cuts to Uhuru, who then makes some form of introductory statement. They...

Ken on 27th Feb

In November last year, we did a story where we analyzed the websites of some of the then presidential candidates. We looked at websites belonging to Martha Karua, Raila Odinga, Kalonzo Musyoka, William Ruto, Uhuru Kenyatta and Raphael Tuju. Then, Jubilee running mate William Ruto did not have a functional campaign website, and unfortunately still...

Ken on 27th Feb

Yesterday, our former channel of choice launched a new studio meant for this elections only. They’re calling it the election centre. The design is basically not bad, but it would be much better were they to concentrate on giving us news instead of telling us about their studio. The station has abandoned their virtual studios and opted for the...

Ken on 26th Feb

In an unexpected move, ICC suspect Joshua arap Sang has endorsed Prime Minister Raila Odinga. In a recorded radio message, Sang has dismissed the coalition between Uhuru Kenyatta and William Ruto as incapable of bringing peace between two dominant communities in the Rift Valley who have fought during elections since 1992. He said that only an outsider...

Ken on 25th Feb

Uhuru Kenyatta was last night confronted with the land question his opponents have been singing about. The moderator Joe Ageyo, tried to introduce the subject by questioning Peter Kenneth on what he meant when he said his opponents had grabbed land. Despite Ageyo’s pressing, The ‘Tunawesmake’ presidential candidate could not find the...