Ken on 14th Nov

Yesterday witnessed another trending twitter hash tag, #TheNairobiWoman. Kenyans on Twitter, or #KOT as they are commonly known , united to give what turned out to be the most hilarious compilation of traits of Nairobi women. The following are the best of those tweets. #TheNairobiWoman handbag ni kubwa hadi ina search button.” ~> \_ #TheNairobiWoman...

Ken on 08th Nov

This week has been dominated by Obama’s re-election, Andrew Kenneth, football and more football. Chelsea and Arsenal fans have particularly been disappointed, by the their draws, though the former redeemed itself midweek during the champions league.  After all those years of not winning anything, one would have thought that Arsenal fans have...

Ken on 01st Nov

Football has dominated social media discussions this week. First was the very controversial Manchester United win at Stamford Bridge, to the extent that they’ve been awarded new shirt sponsors. Then came Arsenal’s comeback from 4-0 down, and then Chelsea revenged on Manchester United, though they were almost beaten by the latter’s...

Ken on 31st Oct

Nana Akufo-Addo (@nadaa2012) Leader of the New Patriotic party and presidential candidate in Ghana. 1,640 tweets 35 following 6,132 followersThe opposition leader is hoping social media can propel him to victory in forthcoming elections. One of numerous recent tweets declared: “In #48days, we will go to...

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 22nd Oct

Identity Thief Arrested Citizen TV’s news anchor Kirigo Ng’arua has been the latest victim of social media identity theft. David Kitheka Mutua, an IT specialist from Kangundo , had set up a Facebook page with the anchor’s details, and was using it to ask for money from fans. Kitheka was yesterday arrested by police following days...

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...

Ken on 15th Oct

Ongeri Attacks Robert Alai And Anyone Calling Them Mpigs Last week, Foreign Affairs minister Sam Ongeri joined Twitter. He has quickly found his way around and is already ruffling shoulders here and there. In just a few days of being on the second most popular social network, Ongeri’s account is promising to be an action filled one. He has...

Ken on 11th Oct

Thanks God Its Friday Again.. You may want to try out Kenya’s Gangnam style later in the evening, after enjoying your day guided by this new timetable… Below are some of the trending pictures this week. ...

Ken on 04th Oct

This week, social media was dominated by the fake mobile phone switch off. There were however some unrelated pictures that stood out throughout the week. Here is this week social media hand pick. © nairobiwire.com ...