Ken on 17th Sep

Nairobi senator Mike Sonko yesterday wrote to the CID about some conmen using his name to extort money on Facebook.Sonko gave actual examples of victims, each having lost several thousands. One female victim was conned Sh 4000, in the hope that she would get a job.Here was Sonko’s letter. 16th September 2013 To the DirectorCID Headquarters,Cyber...

Ken on 16th Sep

This video by Wuod Ogola shows an identified US army personnel, with clear Kenyan roots, preaching to his colleagues in Luo.The white servicemen clearly understand very little, but are nevertheless excited to say ‘Uwinjo’, when prompted.Here’s the video.© nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 13th Sep

If you thought Tusker Project Fame Judge, Ian Mbugua had no heart, this is for you.On Wednesday, the no-nonsense judge took to Facebook to help raise money for a Thika family that has had a string of bad luck.The mother was admitted at Thika Level 5 hospital following a motor cycle accident. She was discharged by the doctors but a bill of Sh55,000...

Ken on 13th Sep

Bonyeza na Safaricom is back… it has been back for several weeks now. Basically, you send your name to an SMS short code, and Safaricom will get back to you in a series of questions. You keep answering A or B for Sh5 per questions, until any of these four things happen: You win, you give up on winning, your credit runs out, or the competition...

Ken on 10th Sep

After the VAT bill made everything unaffordable, there’s only one logical explanation if you buy, say milk and a newspaper. You must be Illuminati.These hilarious cartoon by Bwana Mdogo shows you how. © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 09th Sep

As the debate on who between Kidero and Shebesh was wrong heated up, former presidential candidate Martha Karua joined in.Some people have been crying gender violence and feminism, while other saw it as a slap between two politicians.Martha Karua is in the group that believes tough action should be taken on Kidero.In a series of tweets and retweets,...

Ken on 09th Sep

There has been lots of reaction to Friday’s incident where Evans Kidero slapped Rachael Shebesh. Both leaders have quite some support, with most of Shebesh supporters feminists.Those with Kidero claim that Shebesh has been a pain in the a$$ for quite some time, and it was time.The debate received some contribution from an unlikely source.,...

Ken on 09th Sep

If you want to get rich, you have no option but to dump your pricey girlfriend. This is according to businessman Chris Kirubi.Speaking during one of his weekly #AskKirubi session, the billionaire said that women who are mostly about expensive dinners, and who expect you to buy them expensive gifts, will only make you poor.He also urged the young people...

Ken on 06th Sep

Click to enlarge KISS 100 radio presenter, Caroline Mutoko has time and again said she doesn’t have a Twitter account. She however has a big presence on Facebook, with her page commanding over 300,000 likes. Just called Caroline Mutoko, she is not on twitter. Those responding to the fake handle are just promoting an attention seeker.—...

Ken on 06th Sep

Ok!! I have my own opinion on this SONKO vs #Mutoko debacle. They are people who have their own influence in a way. In the Kiss 100 program, I think both Caro and SONKO were wrong but SONKO was provoked. He overreacted but Caro should have known who she was dealing with.  She was asking the wrong person the right question. Coupled with the fact...