Ken on 28th Oct

After enjoying a perfect start to her TV career, comedian Wanjiku the teacher has now graduated to sharing the stage with the who’s who.Last week, she had a chance of sharing a light moment with first lady Margaret Kenyatta.Here was their moment. © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 28th Oct

Taylor Swift is set to perform for Prince William and Duchess Catherine. The country crooner has been signed up by the royal couple – who recently christened their three-month-old son, Prince George – to sing at their Centrepoint Winter Whites charity gala on November 26. The 23-year-old beauty will perform for 200 guests at Kensington...

Ken on 28th Oct

Eleven men dressed in identical black robes were present in the stands to the surprise of bewildered fans at the Allianz ArenaA group of mysterious figures caused a stir in the crowd at Bayern Munich’s clash with Hertha Berlin at the Allianz Arena on Saturday. The 11 unknown men, each dressed in black robes and sat in a line, were spotted making...

Ken on 25th Oct

Gospel singer Willy Paul, currently sitting for his KSCE exams, has told his fans not to worry about his performance in the national exams.He promised to do his best and still continue making good music. “My fans can rest assured that I shall do the best in my exams, so all they need to wait for is great music from me” he told Pulse.The ‘Sitolia’...

Ken on 25th Oct

Gor Mahia was yesterday declared champions of the Kenyan Premier League, after being awarded points from their match with Sony.The club had waited 18 years for this day, and fans could not hide their excitement, especially on social media.To go with their new status, fans imagined KO’gallo with all the trappings of money… a very rich club.Starting...

Ken on 25th Oct

With Gor Mahia being confirmed 2013 Kenyan Premier League (KPL) Champions, the club is fast becoming a darling of all and sundry; even people who had hitherto not cared much about Kenyan football. Here are some interesting facts about the club that can help you appear like the ultimate fan amongst your peers.  1. The club was founded in the 1910s....

Ken on 25th Oct

For several months now, Gor Mahia fans have made the Tom Mboya statue along Moi Avenue their assembly point whenever the club is playing.It has been converting into some form of shrine, as Tom Mboya was highly regarded, not only by the Luo community but the whole nation.However, there have been accusations that some fans are hell-bent to destroy the...

Ken on 25th Oct

Pretty Little Liars actress, Torrey DeVitto was in Kenya last month as part of the crew that was shooting a documentary about hospice and care at the end of life in Kenya, Uganda and South Sudan.The film, titled Road to Hope, seeks to document the stories of children orphaned by HIV/AIDS, some of whom drop out of school to look for casual jobs.Torrey...

Ken on 25th Oct

Tim Njiru, one of the most recognized names on Kenyan TV, recently said I Do to Pamela Gatwiri. Tim hosted the arts and culture KTN show, Art Scene a few years back. He then moved to NTV to host InSync.After a while, he left the country to work for Al Jazeera in the Middle East.Currently, he is hosting The Ideal Space TV show on KTN.Tim and Pam exchanged...

Ken on 25th Oct

This month, Kenyans have come to learn more about Halloween than they’ve probably ever known. This is as a result of the creepy costumes impounded by KRA in Mombasa.The scary skeletons and masks were imported by the Village Market, for their Halloween Party to be held tomorrow.Now, someone or rather some businessman has designed a Raila Odinga...

Ken on 25th Oct

1)      Size 8 and DJ Mo began dating even before Size 8 saw the light and crossed over to gospel music industry 2)     Dj Mo was the one who helped Size 8 see the light 3)     The two dated for about eight months before getting married secretly last month 4)     The two were great friends and even counseled each other often...

Ken on 25th Oct

Kenyan captain and Southampton midfielder Victor Wanyama has been called upon to help identify his former clubs in a bid to determine who gets paid what in terms of solidarity fees. This is after the English Football Association rejected his player’s passport sent by Football Kenya Federation. The reason for this action is due to the fact that an...

Ken on 24th Oct

Alfred Mutua has come to aid of CECAFA, after the ministry of sports said it has no money to support the tournament, set to be hosted in Kenya in a little over a month’s time.Cabinet Secretary for Sports, Arts and Culture Dr. Hassan Wario on Tuesday stated that the government had no money to sponsor the event. He said that the money in their coffers...

Ken on 24th Oct

During the Mashujaa day, county governors led celebrations in their home counties, instead of joining the president in Nairobi.Kiambu Governor William Kabogo marked the event at Kirigiti Stadium in Kiambu. It is on this day that the public came face to face with the powers the governors wield. Kabogo for instance entered the stadium with quite a good...

Ken on 24th Oct

CNN yesterday interviewed Nakumatt managing director, Atul Shah, on the looting claims. Atul could not confirm or deny anything, saying that it would be almost impossible, considering that the whole Nakumatt at Westgate was burnt to ashes.Mr. Atul said he cannot tell what the soldiers were picking up at their customer service desk. He however raised...

Ken on 24th Oct

Kenyan actress, Lupita Nyong’o, who is also a daughter to Kisumu senator Prof. Anyang Nyong’o, on Monday night bagged her first Hollywood award, at the 17th Hollywood Film Awards held at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles California.She was honoured for her role in Steve McQueen’s 12 Years A Slave, which debuted in theaters last weekend.Lupita...

Ken on 24th Oct

When Robin van Persie left Arsenal for Manchester United, he was looking for medals that were seemingly not forthcoming at Emirates.Now, someone has imagined him at Gor Mahia, following their victory against Sofapaka yesterday, that left them requiring only one point to take the cup.Unless something extraordinary happens, this will be K’Ogallo’s...

Ken on 24th Oct

Caroline Mutoko has come to the defense of KTN investigative reporters Mohammed Ali and John Allan Namu, after the two received criticism from some quarters following their Westgate investigative piece.The Kiss 100 Big Breakfast presenter said the two started the conversation and we should now “pick up from there rather than pick on them.” ”...

Ken on 24th Oct

On Tuesday, President Uhuru Kenyatta paid an impromptu courtesy call to Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero at his City Hall office.This was shortly after attending the KRA taxpayers day at KICC.Here are some photos from the meet. Familiar setting? © nairobiwire.comFollow @nairobiwire ...

Ken on 24th Oct

Elizabeth Nduta Wahome, the young girl who was suffering from kidney failure has died. Facebook blogger, Cabu Gah, who led efforts to raise funds for her treatment in June this year, broke the news yesterday.“I wrote the story of a Young Angel named Elizabeth Nduta Wahome. Elizabeth was a 12-Year Old class 5 Pupil at PINNACLE SCHOOL in Rongai.I...