Ken on 12th Aug

The OLX Social Media Awards (SOMA) were held on Saturday at the Laico Regency hotel, Nairobi. The awards aimed at recognizing good use of social media by individuals and corporates.  Here is the full list of nominees, with the night winners in bold. Social Media News Channel Of The Year Television Show/Programme 1. Churchill Show (Winner)*2. Tujuane3....

Ken on 09th Aug

He has a hotline to God but finds it somewhat harder to tweet. Retired South African archbishop Desmond Tutu launched a Twitter account on Thursday only to find it suspended hours later.The 81-year-old’s @TutuLegacy feed picked up hundreds of followers soon after going live but was then blocked, much to the dismay of his foundation, which...

Ken on 07th Aug

It’s a sad day for Kenya, as our biggest airport was engulfed in flames this morning. Thankfully, there were zero casualties and definitely that’s something to thank God for.Considering that everything that burnt down can be replaced, Kenyans on Twitter have taken their usual road again… making all kind of stupid jokes about today’s...

Ken on 07th Aug

Nairobi senator Mike Sonko has been missing in action for quite some days… Not a lot to other people but definitely noticeable in his case, because he’s always on TV. It turns out the flamboyant senator had taken his family to the UK for their vacation. © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 07th Aug

This picture was doing rounds on Twitter yesterday… Why would anyone do this to the former Justice Minister. © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 06th Aug

On Sunday, Deputy President William Ruto took a strong stand on the issue of teenage pregnancy. Speaking during an interdenominational prayer meeting at Kapsokwonyi town, the Deputy President ordered Chiefs in Mt. Elgon District to arrest culprits involved in impregnating school going girls.As if not enough, Ruto took to twitter to announce that...

Ken on 06th Aug

Controversial blogger and now the Director Digital, New Media & Diaspora in the office of the President, Dennis Itumbi, has expressed interest in the purchase of a local blog. Through a series of tweets addressed to Jackal News owner, Bogonko Bosire, Itumbi said that he is willing to buy or invest in the blog.Itumbi and Bogonko were campus...

Ken on 29th Jul

Daily Nation cartoonist, Gado, has today added his voice on the recent news of widespread bestiality. What started with Mombasa prostitutes shooting animal porn with a dog, soon spread to various parts of the country, with different kinds of animals.The latest is a disputed case in Murang’a, where 4 people were reported to have raped a donkey...

Ken on 29th Jul

Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga, who is currently with Cord governors in the US, has added his voice on the appointment of Dennis Itumbi as the Director Digital, New Media & Diaspora. Speaking in Dallas, Raila insinuated that Itumbi is not the best person to run such an office, as he lacks the connections and capacity to bring the diaspora...

Ken on 24th Jul

I don’t know if this is a big fat joke, but it has to be. This is what we just found on Twitter.Jaguar can really work miracles. Wait, there’s a part am not getting. Did he wake up after 6 months because the song is so good, or did he wake up to switch it off because it was pathetic and hurting his ears?© nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...