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)...

Ken on 30th May

This video will probably go down as Kenya’s most viral video on YouTube, after gaining over 1 million views in just 5 days. The video shows a high jump competition during Secondary School Games at the Rift Valley. Part of its YouTube success is because it was posted by some of the biggest websites in the world, among them Yahoo, Elite Daily,...

Ken on 30th May

K24 news anchor Anjlee Gadhvi has spoken about a vice common with Kenyans. On her Facebook page, the journalist wondered why she is now getting calls from people quick to seek favours from her, yet they were not as quick to congratulate her on her new job at K24. When it comes from a public figure, maybe people fond of doing this can think of changing.Here...

Ken on 16th May

Perfect example of ‘Started From The Bottom’. Itumbi now has unlimited access to Statehouse, and an income larger than a principal secretary’s salary. Onsarigo is an accomplished journalist having worked in leading media houses. © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 16th May

Controversial blogger Robert Alai was yesterday arrested by CID officers for tweets and blog posts he posted some time back, concerning former Siaya Governor aspirant William Oduol.  Early last month, Alai, through one of his blogs – Omundu khumundu, published an article claiming that Oduol is a wife batterer.With supporting pictures, Alai...

Ken on 03rd May

Former prime minister Raila Odinga jet back from the UK this morning, where he among other things said that all options are open, including a return to parliament.Raila had been in London for the Times CEO Summit, where he delivered a keynote speech on Monday. On Wednesday, he met Kenyans in the UK at Hotel Russell in London.Yesterday, the former...

Ken on 03rd May

Last night, Larry Madowo hosted Otonglo narrator Daniel Owira in studio, for the second time in a few days.Owira talked of his experience meeting the president and how his life has changed since his plight was highlighted on NTV. Towards the end of the interview, Larry Madowo created a Twitter account for him, on their big touch screen, live on TV....

Ken on 24th Apr

By now you should be aware that the President Uhuru Kenyatta has the most liked Facebook page in Kenya. It has been this way for several weeks now.Read: Uhuru Overtakes Churchill To Have The Most Liked Facebook Page In early March, Uhuru, then still a presidential candidate, overtook comedian Daniel Ndambuki, to have the most liked page in the country. This...

Ken on 18th Apr

Igembe South MP Mithika Linturi is the honourable member leading efforts to increase MPs salaries through the disbandment of the Salaries and Enumeration Commission. Last night, the MP made probably what was one of his biggest mistake yet, by agreeing to be interviewed by Larry Madowo, knowing too well he has little case, inadequate facts and generally...

Ken on 17th Apr

The police are looking for the administrators of 3 Facebook pages, which have been accused of perpetual spread of ethnic animosity. The three pages, which have over 40,000 combined likes are: R.I.P Citizen TVLuo NationNyanza Si KenyaDirector of public communication Mary Ombara said that they will soon prosecute those behind the hate messages posted...