Ken on 24th Jun

Sonko’s Family Some time back, blogger ‘Kahawa Tungu’, he of Caroline Mutoko – Mutula Kilonzo rumour, posted some story about Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko. The article talked of how Sonko had neglected his family, and did not give any kind of support to his ailing mother in law. It added that Sonko only gives when cameras...

Ken on 19th Jun

Yesterday and today, Artcaffe has been trending for all the wrong reasons. Apparently, someone tried to buy 8 croissants at one of their outlets but was turned away for being black. Kenyans have been up in arms following the racism reports, but now, another subject is coming in.. What exactly is a croissant?Understandably, not many of have seen one,...

Ken on 19th Jun

The whole of yesterday and today, Artcaffe – one of Nairobi’s high end coffee and bakery outlet, has been trending on social media.It started when someone posted on Facebook that his brother had been arrested for trying to buy too many croissants, yet he was black.  Most of the social media ‘bigwigs’ took up the matter, and...

Ken on 18th Jun

Yesterday, the Higher Education Loans Board surprised Kenyans with a text message informing them that they now support M-PESA as a loan repayment option. Majority of Kenyans who went through university received some money from the Anniversary Towers based institution, and that explains why HELB was trending on twitter. Below are some of the interesting...

Ken on 11th Jun

Following suggestions that NARC under JUBILEE will field the late Mutula Kilonzo’s wife Nduku, for the Makueni senate by-election, Kenyans have taken to social media to add their voice. Wiper under the CORD coalition is expected to field Kethi Kilonzo – daughter to Mutula Kilonzo, for the seat.Kethi is quite popular following her performance...

Ken on 10th Jun

On Sunday night, NTV News anchor Smriti Vidyarthi was not a happy woman. Kenyans have been making fun of her name for a long time now, and she had had enough. She spared this tweet to enlighten people what was its meaning. My name “Smriti” means “that which will be remembered” and “Vidyarthi” means “scholar”....

Ken on 03rd Jun

[Photo||Robert Alai] Controversial blogger Robert Alai has admitted that the frequent court cases have taken a toll on his finances.The common denominator among Alfred Mutua, Francis Kimemia, Safaricom, NCIC and William Oduol, is the fact that they have court cases against Alai.In almost all of them, the blogger is out on Sh 100,000 bond.Alai...

Ken on 31st May

Days after Kiss 100’s Linda Nyangweso was cyber bullied because of her weight, another celebrity yesterday suffered the same fate.Ogopa Deejays’ Marya was the victim of twitter attacks after a recent photo of her surfaced.People could not understand how a celebrity can just suddenly get fat and below are some of the funny tweets. Marya...

Ken on 31st May

Spot the little blue mark? President Uhuru Kenyatta has become the first Kenyan to have a verified Facebook page, just one day after the internet giant launched them.  The latest move by Facebook is set to crack down on hundreds of fake pages, most established to impersonate public personalities. Kenya’s journalists have particularly...

Ken on 31st May

Secretary to the cabinet Francis Kimemia is now on twitter, at least through his office. @CabinetOfficeKE joined twitter yesterday and has already been followed by some of the biggest names on the micro blogging site.  Its first tweet, though belated, was this. UHURU APPOINTS Francis Kimemia as Secretary to the Cabinet— Cabinet Affairs (@CabinetOfficeKE)...